PARIS Vivendi said on Thursday that investors other than China's Tencent Holdings Ltd had shown interest in buying a minority stake in the French media firm's music division Universal.
PARIS Amazon's cloud computing is like a "soft drug", a French minister said on Tuesday, warning that time was running out for Europe to wean itself off the U.S. company's services.
PARIS Publicis' chief executive Arthur Sadoun appeared under pressure on Thursday following a second cut to the full-year sales target of the world's third-biggest advertising group.
PARIS France aims to raise 5 billion euros ($5.53 billion) in funds from private-sector investors to give French startup companies a leg up and help the most promising ones grow further, President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday.
PARIS Google agreed to pay close to 1 billion euros ($1.10 billion) to French authorities to settle a fiscal fraud probe that began four years ago in a deal that may create a legal precedent for other large tech companies present in the country.
PARIS, Aug 29 Bouygues posted a
better-than-expected first-half core operating profit, as its
telecoms and TV units helped offset weakness at the French
conglomerate's construction businesses.
PARIS/BEIJING China's Tencent Holdings Ltd is in talks to buy up to 20% of Universal Music Group (UMG) from Vivendi SA , valuing the music label of Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande and the Beatles at around 30 billion euros ($34 billion), as both firms look to expand in a recovering global music market. | Video
PARIS, July 31 Cable and telecoms group Altice
Europe lifted its full-year targets on Wednesday after
its French division swung back to growth in the second quarter,
signalling that a turnaround was underway in its main market.
PARIS Stellar first-half results at Vivendi's Universal Music Group (UMG) are raising the stakes for the sale of part of the French media giant's most-prized asset, coming on the back of robust sales in online streaming and CDs.