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Mathieu Rosemain

European chipmakers see new growth drivers to weather volatile demand

Nov 16 2018

BARCELONA European chipmakers tried to play down market concerns about a potential slowdown in global demand at an investor conference in Barcelona this week, striking an upbeat tone on orders from car and smartphone makers.

Orange's CFO sees opportunity in H1 2019 for French market consolidation

Nov 15 2018

BARCELONA The French telecoms industry may have an opportunity in the first half of 2019 to cut the number of operators to three from four, once a process to reallocate radio frequency bands is completed at the end of the year, an Orange executive said on Thursday.

Brexit turmoil raises British ad market uncertainty - JCDecaux

Nov 15 2018

BARCELONA A series of cabinet resignations in Britain over a draft deal to take Britain out of the European Union reinforces uncertainties over the future of the country's ad market, the co-chief executive of outdoor advertising company JCDecaux said on Thursday.

UPDATE 1-Brexit turmoil raises British ad market uncertainty - JCDecaux

Nov 15 2018

* Sees global ad market growing by 4 pct in 2018 (Adds details, background)

Publicis' chief sees consultancy and ad group merger wave

Nov 14 2018

BARCELONA Publicis's boss Arthur Sadoun predicted on Wednesday a wave of mergers between consultancy and advertising groups to keep up the race with U.S. tech giants online and offer end-to-end solutions to ever-more demanding clients.

France to 'embed' regulators at Facebook to combat hate speech

Nov 12 2018

PARIS Facebook will allow French regulators to "embed" inside the company to examine how it combats online hate speech, the first time the wary tech giant has opened its doors in such a way, President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday.

France to "embed" regulators at Facebook in fight against hate speech

Nov 12 2018

PARIS, Nov 12 In the first move of its kind, Facebook will allow a small number of French regulators to "embed" inside the company and examine how the social media giant combats hate speech online, President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday.

French regulator faces thorny dilemma in 5G spectrum auction

Oct 26 2018

PARIS French telecom operators are set to pay a hefty price to buy 5G radio frequencies in 2019, but authorities are seeking to avoid bleeding them dry, the head of the country's telecoms regulator told Reuters.

Telecoms group Orange says competition dented sales growth, confirms targets

Oct 25 2018

PARIS Orange, France's biggest telecoms operator, strengthened profits in the third quarter despite heavy competition in its home country and Spain that dented sales growth.

Telecoms group Orange says competition dented sales growth, confirms targets

Oct 25 2018

PARIS Orange , France's biggest telecoms operator, strengthened profits in the third quarter despite heavy competition in its home country and Spain that dented sales growth.

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