France

New Nissan CEO pledges better performance, cooperation with Renault

New Nissan CEO pledges better performance, cooperation with Renault

Published 02/12/2019

YOKOHAMA (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) chief executive Makoto Uchida said on Monday that he would work to improve the automaker’s financial performance and [more…]

Team by team analysis of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Team by team analysis of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Published 01/12/2019

(Reuters) - Team by team analysis of Sunday’s season-ending Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix (listed in championship order): - MERCEDES (Lewis Hamilton 1, Valtteri [more…]

Motor racing: Hulkenberg bows out with fans voting him ‘Driver of the Day’

Motor racing: Hulkenberg bows out with fans voting him ‘Driver of the Day’

Published 01/12/2019

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Formula One fans gave Nico Hulkenberg a ‘Driver of the Day’ send-off on Sunday as the Renault driver bowed out with [more…]

Rare Mozart portrait flies above presale estimate at Paris auction

Rare Mozart portrait flies above presale estimate at Paris auction

Published 27/11/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - A rare portrait of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart sold for 4 million euros on Wednesday at Christie’s in Paris, rocketing past the auction [more…]

France and Germany propose EU overhaul after Brexit upheaval

France and Germany propose EU overhaul after Brexit upheaval

Published 26/11/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - France and Germany put aside bilateral tensions on Tuesday to call for an overhaul of the EU, which has been buffeted over [more…]

Novartis takes on Sanofi, Amgen with $9.7 billion takeover of heart drug maker

Novartis takes on Sanofi, Amgen with $9.7 billion takeover of heart drug maker

Published 25/11/2019

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Novartis (NOVN.S) is betting on heart drug prospect inclisiran in a $9.7 billion takeover of The Medicines Co (MDCO.O) as [more…]

France’s 5G spectrum to be sold at floor price of 2.17 billion euros: minister

France’s 5G spectrum to be sold at floor price of 2.17 billion euros: minister

Published 24/11/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Frances’s 5G spectrum will be sold at a floor price of 2.17 billion euros ($2.4 billion), a minister said on Sunday, significantly [more…]

France’s LVMH close to buying Tiffany after sweetening offer: sources

France’s LVMH close to buying Tiffany after sweetening offer: sources

Published 24/11/2019

(Reuters) - LVMH (LVMH.PA) is close to buying U.S. jewelry chain Tiffany & Co (TIF.N) for about $16.3 billion after sweetening its offer, sources said [more…]

French doctor still treating patients at 98

French doctor still treating patients at 98

Published 23/11/2019

CHEVILLY-LARUE, France (Reuters) - When French doctor Christian Chenay saw his first patients in 1951, penicillin was state of the art. Now 98 years old, [more…]

Egypt to send its first communication satellite into orbit on Friday

Egypt to send its first communication satellite into orbit on Friday

Published 21/11/2019

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt will launch its first communication satellite into orbit on Friday, a move it says will improve its communications infrastructure and internet [more…]