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Latest update : 2014-05-07

Alstom profits slide as bidding war continues

It’s at the centre of a bidding war between General Electric and Siemens, but profits at French engineering firm Alstom fell 28 percent in the year to the end of March. The French government has rejected GE’s €12 billion offer for its power generation business that’s also being eyed by Siemens. Also today: Fiat Chrysler wants to boost sales by 2 million units by 2018.

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2015-07-06 eurozone

'Greece will get a worse deal now than before the referendum'

Greece's task in negotiating a new deal on its debt will be more difficult now than before the referendum, according to Megan Greene, chief economist at Manulife Asset...

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2015-07-03 Greece

Europe's Final Countdown: 48 hours before Greek referendum

The International Monetary Fund has published revised figures for the Greek economy and even called for European creditors to restructure Greece's massive debt burden. That's a...

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2015-07-02 France

Cold, hard cash being made from France's heatwave

Companies that make cooling systems and water sprays are among those who are cashing in on the heatwave in France. Temperatures in Paris reached almost 40 degrees on Wednesday....

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2015-07-01 eurozone

Video: After default, what next for Greece?

After Greece missed its payment to the IMF of €1.6 billion on Tuesday night, we focus on what lies ahead for Athens and its international lenders. We also look at how the elderly...

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2015-06-25 France

French taxi strike over UberPOP causes traffic chaos

French taxi drivers are causing traffic chaos around Paris as they demonstrate over the rise of services like UberPOP. We take a look at the challenges that Uber has faced around...

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