“No, I will not extend the validity date of my offer,” Antoine Frerot told a hearing at the National Assembly.
Veolia last month offered to pay 2.9 billion euros for a 29.9% stake in Suez owned by Engie ENGIE.PA, with a view to subsequently taking full control of Suez by buying up more shares. The deadline for Veolia's bid is Sept.30
Reporting by Bertrand Boucey, Writing by Dominique Vidalon,; Editing by Louise Heavens
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