Séverin Cabannes, deputy CEO of Societe Generale, discusses the bank's earnings and the outlook for growth. » Read More
Sanofi-Aventis posted higher-than-expected fourth-quarter current operating profit, despite healthcare savings in Europe as well as generic rivalry, and the drugmaker predicted more growth for 2007.
Alcatel-Lucent on Friday said it would cut about 12,500 jobs over three years, more than previously announced, as it reported a fourth-quarter net loss and forecast a drop in first-quarter revenues.
France's Defense Ministry said Friday it awarded a 7.9 billion euro ($10.4 billion) contract for nuclear-propelled submarines to state-owned warship builder DCN and nuclear energy group Areva.