* Group to hold board meeting next week
(Adds Essilor comment, upcoming board meeting)
* Company reports annual results for the first time since
MANILA/PARIS The Philippine Department of Justice on Friday said it had found probable cause to indict officials from French drugmaker Sanofi and former and current Philippine health officials over 10 deaths it said were linked to use of a dengue vaccine.
PARIS French drugmaker Sanofi on Thursday pledged further increases in full-year profit helped by new drug launches and its reorganization efforts.
PARIS Sanofi has nearly completed its preparations for Britain's planned exit from the European Union and is confident its additional stockpiling of medicines and other measures will prevent shortages for patients in the country.
PARIS EssilorLuxottica , the spectacles company formed by the merger of sector leaders Essilor and Italy's Luxottica, said its search for a new chief executive would start next year as planned, dismissing speculations about a power struggle.
LAVAL, France When Joelle Dupas falls ill, she goes to a medical center in her home town in rural western France where all 12 doctors have come out of retirement.
PARIS Sanofi lifted its 2018 profit target for the second time this year after robust sales of its vaccines and rare diseases division, Genzyme, helped it beat third-quarter profit expectations.