Brewer denies plan

PUBLISHED : Friday, 26 September, 1997, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 26 September, 1997, 12:00am

Lion Nathan, a New Zealand brewer, denied it was negotiating to brew Budweiser beer at its NZ$200 million (about HK$858 million) brewery in Suzhou. 'We've no plans to toll-brew at Suzhou,' said a spokesman for Lion Nathan. 'Toll brewing' is an industry term for brewing another company's brands.