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Matthias Blamont

UPDATE 2-Del Vecchio wants to split powers with aide as EssilorLuxottica seeks CEO

Mar 13 2019

* Group to hold board meeting next week (Adds Essilor comment, upcoming board meeting)

UPDATE 2-Ray-Ban owner suffers from lack of clarity on strategy

Mar 08 2019

* Company reports annual results for the first time since merger

Philippines to charge officials of Sanofi, government over dengue vaccine

Mar 01 2019

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.

France's Sanofi targets growth from new drugs after stronger quarter

Feb 07 2019

PARIS French drugmaker Sanofi on Thursday pledged further increases in full-year profit helped by new drug launches and its reorganization efforts.

Drugmaker Sanofi says it is 'as ready as can be' for Brexit

Jan 30 2019

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.

EssilorLuxottica's search for new CEO on track to start next year

Nov 29 2018

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.

In rural France, Macron seeks remedy for 'healthcare deserts'

Nov 14 2018

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.

Vaccines and Genzyme help Sanofi keep promise of return to growth

Oct 31 2018

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.

World News

Dutch police hunt for Turkish man after tram shooting

Dutch security forces were hunting for a 37-year-old Turkish man suspected of having shot several people, one of them possibly fatally, on a tram in the city of Utrecht on Monday, in what authorities said appeared to be a terrorist attack.