EU mergers and takeovers (May 23)
BRUSSELS, May 23 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
LONDON May 11 Platinum producer Lonmin said on Thursday it had stopped production at two shafts in the town of Marikana, South Africa, adding that some 40 million rand ($3 million) of production had been lost due to community protests.
"Production has been stopped at the two shafts...and the only contingency plan at this stage is that our other operations will have to increase production without compromising safety to try and meet our targets where possible," Lonmin spokeswoman Wendy Tlou said. ($1 = 13.3320 rand) (Reporting by Zandi Shabalala; Editing by Veronica Brown)
BRUSSELS, May 23 U.S. and EU officials meet in Washington this week for further talks on aviation security, as the EU braces for an extension of a cabin ban on large electronic devices to U.S.-bound flights from Europe.
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