Elizabeth W. Jernigan

Edited Transcript of YUMC.N earnings conference call or presentation 30-Jul-20 12:00am GMT

PLANO Jul 30, 2020 (Thomson StreetEvents) — Edited Transcript of Yum China Holdings Inc earnings conference call or presentation Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 12:00:00am GMT

Yum China Holdings, Inc. – Senior IR Manager

Yum China Holdings, Inc. – CEO & Director

Yum China Holdings, Inc. – CFO

Citigroup Inc., Research Division – Director & Head of Asia-Pacific Consumer Research

UBS Investment Bank, Research Division – Executive Director & China Consumer Staples Sector Analyst

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, and welcome to the Yum China 2020 Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call. (Operator Instructions)

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Photo credit: Megan duBois
Photo credit: Megan duBois

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