AB InBev Grants Extension to South Africa Antitrust Agency

  • Regulator given deadline of May 5 to complete SABMiller probe
  • Delay part of AB InBev's battle to secure takeover approval

Anheuser-Busch InBev NV granted South Africa’s Competition Commission a 15-day extension to its investigation into a proposed $105 billion takeover of fellow brewer SABMiller Plc, after the regulator failed to complete the probe by Tuesday’s deadline.

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