Heineken toasts $3.1 bln China Resources Beer premium tie-up

By Donny Kwok and Brenda Goh HONG KONG/SHANGHAI, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Heineken is taking a $3.1 billion stake in the parent of China Resources Beer, China’s top brewer, to tap a growing thirst for premium brands in the world’s biggest beer market. The world’s No. 2 brewer will take a 40 percent holding in…