AZB leads on $430 mln India telecom deal

BY Aparna Sai |

AZB & Partners has advised Indian telecom operator Bharti Airtel on the acquisition of a 20 percent stake in its direct-to-home (DTH) television arm for $430 million from Lion Meadow Investment, an affiliate of U.S. private equity company Warburg Pincus.

Asia Deals: Week of February 1

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Allen & Overy on Bank of China's $40 bln issuance of bonds, CC on CDPQ's $2.7 bln wind farm, and much more in this week’s Asia Deals roundup.

Skadden, Slaughters lead on Yidu Tech’s $531 mln HK IPO

BY Aparna Sai |

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Han Kun Law Offices have advised Chinese health-tech company Yidu Tech on its HK$4.1 billion ($531 million) initial public offering on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, with Slaughter and May and Haiwen & Partners representing the joint sponsors and underwriters.

Asia Deals: Week of January 25

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Skadden on Nippon Life $1.6 bln offering, Bakers on HengTen’s $929 mln acquisition, and much more in this week’s Asia Deals roundup.

Hiswara acts on $394 mln Indonesia thermal power sale

BY Aparna Sai |

Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung, Herbert Smith Freehills’ Indonesian associate firm, has advised Indonesian power company PT Dian Swastatika Sentosa (DSS) on the $394 million sale of a 75 percent stake in three thermal power plants to China Datan, a Chinese state-owned energy conglomerate.

Latham stars in $420 mln Philippine thermal energy deal

BY Aparna Sai |

Latham & Watkins has advised Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC on its proposed 20 billion Philippine peso ($420 million) acquisition of a stake in AC Energy Philippines.

AZB advises on $2 bln India real estate sale

BY Aparna Sai |

AZB & Partners has advised Bangalore-based RMZ Corp on the $2 billion sale of a portion of its real estate assets to Canada’s Brookfield Asset Management.

Asia Deals; Week of January 11

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Rajah & Tann 41.7 bln pharma deal, Ashurst, Harneys, Hogan Lovells, Khaitan, and Madun on Vedanta’s $1 bln notes offering and much more in this week’s Asia Deals roundup.

AZB, IndusLaw advise on $660 mln funding in Indian food delivery app

BY Aparna Sai |

India’s IndusLaw has advised food delivery app Zomato on its $660 million fundraising from companies including Fidelity Management & Research Company and Tiger Global Management, which were counselled by AZB & Partners.

CAM, Trilegal advise on Blackstone’s $1 bln India glass manufacturer purchase

BY Aparna Sai |

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has advised Blackstone on its 75-billion-rupee ($1 billion) acquisition of Piramal Group’s Piramal Glass, which was counselled by Trilegal.

Asia Deals: Week of January 4

BY Rowena Muñiz |

Skadden leads on NIO's $3.05 bln follow-on offering, AZB advises on Montagu Private Equity's $524.6 million deal, and much more in this week’s Asia Deals roundup.

Davis Polk, STB, KWM play key roles in Chinese toy maker’s $674 mln HK IPO

BY Aparna Sai |

Davis Polk & Wardwell and Jingtian & Gongcheng have advised Pop Mart International Group on its HK$5.2 billion ($674 million) Hong Kong IPO, with Simpson Thacher