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Air France upbeat on sales as new CEO seeks pilots' buy-in

31 Oct 2018

PARIS Air France-KLM posted strong quarterly earnings and an upbeat outlook despite rising fuel costs, as new Chief Executive Ben Smith prepares to seek pilots' approval for plans likely to include an expansion of the group's low-fare operations.

Payments company Ingenico lowers earnings target again, mulls options

23 Oct 2018

PARIS French payments company Ingenico , which is being pursued by business services company Edenred and corporate banking group Natixis, is reviewing its strategic options after lowering its earnings outlook for a second time this year.

France's Ingenico targeted by Natixis, Edenred in payments deal flurry

11 Oct 2018

PARIS/LONDON Ingenico is being pursued by business services company Edenred and corporate banking group Natixis as consolidation in the payments field heats up.

Air France human resources executive Gateau to leave company

01 Oct 2018

PARIS Gilles Gateau, the head of human resources at Air France , is to leave the French airline, according to an internal Email seen by Reuters.

UPDATE 3-Safran raises 2018 targets after solid H1, shares surge

06 Sep 2018

* Switch in factories to new jet engine model going as planned

Air France sees better than expected 2018 despite strike fallout

01 Aug 2018

PARIS Air France-KLM on Wednesday posted strong second-quarter sales and beat profit expectations dampened by strikes that have so far cost the airline group 335 million euros (£298.09 million) and one chief executive.

Air France pledges unit-revenue gain despite strike fallout

01 Aug 2018

PARIS, Aug 1 Air France-KLM got a break from a strong second-quarter sales performance to beat profit expectations dampened by strikes that have so far cost the airline group 335 million euros ($392 million) and one chief executive.

Airbus shares hit record after core profit tops forecasts

26 Jul 2018

PARIS Airbus posted higher than expected second-quarter earnings on Thursday and reaffirmed its full-year goals, as bottlenecks of undelivered aircraft began to ease and costs tumbled on the group's newest big jet, the A350. | Video

Boeing targets 2025 for new jet but won't rush decision

20 Jun 2018

PARIS The head of Boeing jetliner sales said on Wednesday he was confident a possible new mid-market jet with the potential to carve out new routes would be ready to enter service in 2025, but stressed the planemaker would not be rushed into a decision.

French group Alstom posts higher sales and profits, shares surge

16 May 2018

PARIS French manufacturing group Alstom , which is merging its rail operations with Germany's Siemens , reported higher annual sales and profits on Wednesday that sent its shares surging higher.

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