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EADS-BAE merger faces obstacles

Thursday, September 13, 2012 - 02:33

Sept. 13 - Britain's defence company BAE Systems and Airbus-owner EADS are in advanced merger talks, but some analysts believe the deal will face many regulatory obstacles.

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EADS-BAE merger faces obstacles

Thursday, September 13, 2012 - 02:33