--Tesco PLC has set the deadline as Friday for submitting bids for its Asian business, Reuters reports citing unnamed sources.

--Major players in the bidding are Central Group Companies, TCC Group and Charoen Pokphand Group, according to Reuters.

--The U.K.'s largest grocer by market share is selling some 2,000 supermarkets and 74 stores in Thailand and Malaysia, valued at around $9 billion according to Reuters.

 

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