MILAN/PARIS/LONDON Euronext and Italy's Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP) confirmed on Friday they were in talks to make a joint bid for Borsa Italiana, as Germany's Deutsche Boerse submitted a rival offer and one from Swiss exchange Six was expected.
PARIS, Sept 3 There is some industrial logic
regarding a possible takeover of French utility Suez
by domestic peer Veolia, French Prime Minister Jean
Castex said on Thursday, adding it was important that jobs be
preserved in any deal.
PARIS Germany and France offered on Thursday to provide medical care on their soil for Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who is gravely ill after aides said he was poisoned.
PARIS France accelerated plans on Thursday to make it compulsory to wear face masks in enclosed public spaces because of concerns about renewed flare-ups of COVID-19.
PARIS An economic support package being readied to help the European Union recover from the coronavirus crisis may need be to worth around 1.6 trillion euros ($1.7 trillion), the EU's industry chief Thierry Breton said on Tuesday.
PARIS Airbus boosted its liquidity with a 15 billion euro (13.9 billion pounds) expanded credit facility on Monday while suspending its 2020 outlook in response to the coronavirus crisis that has grounded much of the global airlines fleet.
PARIS Debt-laden French retailer Casino has agreed to sell 567 Leader Price stores in France, plus three warehouses, to German discount rival Aldi in a deal with an enterprise value of 735 million euros (670.6 million pounds), it said on Friday.
PARIS Huawei [HWT.UL] will build a factory in France regardless of the government's decision on whether to use its equipment in a new 5G network, an executive at the Chinese telecoms giant said. | Video