• EDF 2006 Revenue Rose 15% On Higher Power Prices Wednesday, 14 Feb 2007 | 4:10 AM ET

    French state-owned power giant Electricite de France on Wednesday reported a 15% rise in full-year revenue in 2006, due to higher electricity prices throughout Europe.

  • Air France-KLM Quarterly Profit Triples Wednesday, 14 Feb 2007 | 3:35 AM ET

    Dynamic passenger traffic helped Air France-KLM triple its net profit in its third quarter despite a rising fuel bill, the world's largest airline by revenue said Wednesday, confirming its outlook for the fiscal year ending March 31.

  • Sanofi Tops Forecast, No Comment on Bristol Tuesday, 13 Feb 2007 | 4:18 AM ET

    Sanofi-AventisĀ  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 Posts Loss, To Slash 12,500 Jobs Friday, 9 Feb 2007 | 11:26 AM ET

    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 Awards Submarine Deal to DCN, Areva Friday, 22 Dec 2006 | 4:48 AM ET

    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.