PARIS French retailer Casino 's latest steps to shrink its debt pile will buy time for its main shareholder but not resolve all the problems faced by the group, ratings agencies and analysts said on Wednesday.
PARIS Carrefour , Europe's largest retailer, said that its overhaul plan aimed at boosting earnings was on track even though sales growth slowed in the third quarter, reflecting a weaker performance in its core French market.
PARIS Danone cut its 2019 sales growth outlook after missing third-quarter sales expectations on Friday, sending shares in the French food group down 7%.
PARIS French retailer Casino , which is battling investor concerns over its debts, said sales growth slowed in the third quarter, reflecting a weaker performance in France.
PARIS France's Pernod Ricard said on Thursday it may raise prices on spirits like Glenlivet Scotch whisky to counter U.S. trade tariffs, at a time when it is also grappling with decelerating growth rates in key markets like China and India.
* China and India show signs of slowdown
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PARIS Renault SA's CEO, Thierry Bollore, denounced as a "coup" his potential exit from the French carmaker, which has called a board meeting on Friday to discuss governance matters.
* Project now seen costing 12.4 bln euros
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PARIS French utility EDF warned on Wednesday that its Flamanville nuclear project in France will cost 1.5 billion euros ($1.65 billion) more than previously expected as it counts the costs of weld repairs demanded by French nuclear watchdog ASN.
PARIS, Sept 23 French glass bottle maker
Verallia said on Monday it could raise up to 1 billion euros
($1.10 billion) in an initial public offering in Paris later
this month, in the country's biggest stock market flotation so
far this year.