Alstom SA (ALSO.PA)
23 Nov 2017
BRUSSELS, Nov 23 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
Nov 16 Bouygues Deputy CEO Philippe Marien tells a confrence call:
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PARIS, Nov 14 French manufacturing group Alstom , which has agreed to merge its rail operations with Germany's Siemens, reported a surge in first-half net profit and kept its 2020 financial targets.
LONDON, Nov 2 France's Alstom and Germany's Siemens are among the firms shortlisted to make trains to run on Britain's new High Speed 2 network, the railway's developer said on Thursday.
* France will not exercise an option to buy out a 20 percent stake in Alstom lent to it by conglomerate Bouygues and has given those shares back to Bouygues, as part of a deal from last month's tie-up between Siemens and Alstom.
* Faiveley Transport signs contracts to provide components/systems for new Paris trains
ZURICH LafargeHolcim has poached Geraldine Picaud from French optics maker Essilor International to replace Chief Financial Officer Ron Wirahadiraksa next year, the latest executive shake-up at the world's biggest cement maker.
PARIS, Oct 4 The merged Siemens-Alstom rail company will eventually absorb Canadian rival Bombardier and a Spanish competitor in the face of emerging Chinese giants, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Wednesday.
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