Veolia Environnement SA (VIE.PA)
15 Jun 2018
Mon, May 28 2018
BEIJING French water and waste services firm Veolia Environnement SA sees opportunities in China from Beijing's crackdown on waste imports and is preparing to open a ship-dismantling plant in the south of the country, company executives said on Monday.
* Says hazardous waste treatment its "most booming" Chinese sector
BEIJING, May 28 French water and waste services firm Veolia Environnement SA sees opportunities in China from Beijing's crackdown on waste imports as it prepares to open a ship dismantling plant in Guangdong, two senior executives said on Monday.
* Says year started well, confirms financial outlook (Adds share price gain, M&A and deleveraging comments)
PARIS Veolia said first-quarter revenue climbed by 3.7 percent to 6.4 billion euros ($7.7 billion) as its French water business returned to growth and international activities also showed double-digit growth, with new services driving earnings.
PARIS, May 3 Utility Veolia said first-quarter revenue rose 3.7 percent to 6.4 billion euros ($7.7 billion), slightly better than forecasts for 6.3 billion, lifted by growth in new services such as toxic waste handling and so-called 'smart' water.
PARIS, March 13 French water and waste group Veolia said on Tuesday it had opened an internal investigation after reports of attempted corruption related to a contract it won to manage wastewater in the area around Paris.
* Sees limited impact from Gabon issues (Adds detail on industrial clients, Gabon, Sheffield)
PARIS, Feb 22 French water and waste group Veolia said double-digit international growth and a recovery in France boosted its 2017 core earnings by two percent, and added that an acceleration of growth in the fourth quarter had continued into early 2018.
PARIS, Feb 21 French water and waste group Veolia's board has decided to propose giving a third four-term term to chief executive officer and board chairman Antoine Frerot, Veolia said in a statement.