PARIS, June 17 General Electric (GE),
Siemens and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI)
need to improve their offers for French engineering
group Alstom, a source in the French president's
office said on Tuesday.
Siemens and MHI presented their joint offer to President
Francois Hollande earlier on Tuesday, the source said, adding
that GE was due to communicate again in the coming days.
"The talks between the state and the different companies are
going to continue this week," the source said. "The offers must
(Reporting by Elizabeth Pineau; Writing by James Regan; Editing
by Ingrid Melander)