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Australia’s Bega Cheese to buy Saputo dairy plant for $184.5m

The deal comes four-and-a-half months after Canada’s Saputo said it was discussing plans to sell the milk plant to address concerns from Australia’s competition watchdog about its buyout of Murray Goulburn Co-operative.


Miner Yancoal Australia applies for dual listing in Hong Kong

Yancoal also proposed a 35-for-1 share consolidation for shareholders’ approval, which its majority shareholder Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Ltd said it intends to support.


Philippines’ GT Capital to buy Toyota shares worth up to $202m

Toyota and GT Capital are co-owners of Toyota Philippines, the country’s top automotive manufacturer and retailer.


Australian cancer treatment firm Sirtex accepts $1.4b offer from China’s CDH

The deal will result in the termination of an agreement to sell itself to Varian Medical Systems Inc.


Australia’s Mirvac buys 50% stake in Sydney property from Blackstone fund

The deal comes at a time when the U.S. private equity giant Blackstone has been seeking to deepen its exposure to Australian and New Zealand commercial property.


Australia’s Sino Gas & Energy accepts $401m takeover offer from Lone Star

Lone Star is betting on two large gas projects in China, where gas demand is soaring.


Blackstone offers $2.3b for Australia’s Investa Office Fund

The bid marks a move deeper into the Australia-New Zealand real estate market for the U.S.-based private equity giant.


Australia’s Reliance Worldwide buys UK’s John Guest for $923m

The purchase of the UK-headquartered maker of plastic “push-to-connect” (PTC) fittings would be supported by raising equity of up to A$1.10 billion.


Australia’s Commonwealth Bank said to seek $2.3b listing for asset management arm

Commonwealth Bank of Australia said it intends to list Colonial First State Global Asset Management on the Australian Stock Exchange by the end of 2018.


General Dynamics’ unit buys HNA-owned Hawker Pacific for $250m

Hawker Pacific is majority owned by Chinese conglomerate HNA Group.