SAB turns investment tap off over booze ban

The country's biggest brewer said last week that it would challenge the alcohol ban in court, saying the measure was unconstitutional

17 January 2021 - 00:11 By

Anheuser-Busch InBev's South African division cancelled a further R2.5bn investment after the government banned alcohol sales for a third time to control a resurgence of coronavirus cases...

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