Lafarge SA

Type: Company
Name: Lafarge SA (Lafarge S.A)
Nationality: France
Web Address: http://www.lafarge.com/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Lafarge SA
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Infrastructure - Regional - Lafarge reports weaker performance in LatAm

Sales for the world's largest cement maker slid 26% in Q2.Award-winning and trusted the world over, Business News Americas is the only English and Spanish business intelligence resource for project , news , analysis and business contacts focused on and ... [Published Business News Americas - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 14 reports

AFP - France-cement-business-earnings-Lafarge-Holcim

France-cement-business-earnings-Lafarge-HolcimContributed by NAMPA / AFP.Lafarge profits up, debts down ahead of mergerPARIS, July 25, 2014 (AFP) - French cement giant Lafarge, set to merge with Swiss rival Holcim, announced on Friday an increase in ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

French equities could benefit from continued M&A up-tick

BY: , Senior News Reporter , twitter.com/mralexsebastian Comments (0)Print French equities could benefit from a continued up-tick in M&A activity, according to a study by Baird Group. Baird Group's study indicates there is an upward trend in deals involving ... [Published Portfolio Adviser - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 9 reports

Anglo American confirms sale of 50% interest in Lafarge Tarmac

Mining group Anglo American has confirmed the sale of its 50% stake in Lafarge Tarmac to Lafarge.In an announcement to the London Stock Exchange this morning it said it has reached a binding agreement to sell its 50% ownership interest in Lafarge Tarmac ... [Published Aggregate Research Industries - 19 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Lafarge Q2 Profit Up 2% - Quick Facts

French cement giant Lafarge SA (LFGEF.PK,LFRGY.PK) posted 2% higher second-quarter 2014 net income - Group share of 205 million euros, or 0.71 euros per share, versus 201 million euros, or 0.70 euros per share, in the prior-year quarter, despite a 12 ... [Published RTTNews.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Lafarge sells Pakistan cement business for $329m

France's Lafarge said it was selling its cement business in Pakistan for an enterprise value of $329 million to Karachi-listed BestWay Cement.The disposal of the 76 percent stake in Lafarge Pakistan Cement Ltd will "contribute to Lafarge's net debt reduction ... [Published Aggregate Research Industries - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Lafarge to sell operations in Pakistan

Lafarge has agreed to sell its controlling stake in Lafarge Pakistan Cement to Bestway Cement for US$ 329 million. The company is a subsidiary of London, UK-based Bestway Group, which was founded by Indian-born British citizen Sir Anwar Pervez in 1963. ... [Published KHL Group - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Luxury stocks lead European shares

Friday, July 25 08:56:35European shares fell on Friday, with French stocks in particular underperforming after a batch of weaker-than-expected earnings reports, ahead of closely followed German sentiment data.Shares of French luxury-goods group LVMH fell ... [Published Ireland Business World - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Lafarge Q2 Net Rises; EBITDA, Sales Slide

French cement giant Lafarge SA (LFGEF.PK,LFRGY.PK) Friday reported increased net profit for the second quarter. However, adverse exchange rates continued to weigh on sales and EBITDA, with a 7 percent negative impact on both during the quarter.Net income ... [Published RTTNews.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 10 reports

Bestway to acquire Lafarge Pakistan

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD: Bestway Cement Limited has agreed to pay $217.79 million to buy a 75.86 percent management stake in smaller rival Lafarge Pakistan Cement Limited — a deal which would make Bestway the biggest cement producer in the country, a company ... [Published The News International - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

Market watch: Index closes with a minute change

Benchm­ark KSE-100 index increa­ses 9.32 points.Lafarge Pakistan was the volume leader with 58.6 million shares, gaining Rs0.21 to finish at Rs16.73. PHOTO: AFP/FILEKARACHI:The bourse witnessed a volatile session as bulls gained momentum at the start ... [Published The Express Tribune - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

Staying the course of African combination

W hen some engineers are together and in expansive mood, they often recount the fable that in an uncanny manner rank they next to God. “God created the world and handed it over to the engineers to continually update,” they would say.Without meaning to ... [Published Business Day Nigeria - Jul 24 2014]

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CEO Bruno Lafont said: "North America is improving, growth continues in emerging markets, and we see the first signs of recovery in Europe." The French group last year reduced its debt to nearly 10 billion euros to regain investor confidence that would grant greater access to capital mark...
"We will fight to ensure that workers all over the world will be heard during the merger process, as well as afterwards. We will create a global trade union network for the workers of this Holcim-Lafarge group in order to ensure a fair participation of workers in both Americas, Africa, Asia and Europe."
"Discussions with antitrust authorities are going on in a constructive way, and we do not expect that this discussion would put some difficulties on the expected timing (of the merger)" Chief Financial Officer Jean-Jacques Gauthier told analysts on a conference call
"Anglo American's improved business performance, assisted by depreciating producer currencies, partially offset the headwinds of input cost inflation, the effect of the platinum strike and lower prices, primarily in bulk commodities" Group CEO Mark Cutifani stated

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Anglo Gets Weekly Expressions of Interest in Mi... [Published Bloomberg - 16 hours ago]
Policemen Didn't Care, Politicians Did Nothing ... [Published Upworthy - 16 hours ago]
AFP - France-cement-business-earnings-Lafarge-H... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 17 hours ago]
Lafarge profits up, debts down ahead of merger [Published Economic Times - 17 hours ago]
Karina A. Litvack - Director [Published Eni - 17 hours ago]
European Stocks Plunge On Downbeat German Data,... [Published RTTNews.com - 17 hours ago]
Anglo American Improves Interim Business [Published Ventures Africa - 17 hours ago]
French equities could benefit from continued M&... [Published Portfolio Adviser - 18 hours ago]
Anglo American confirms sale of 50% interest in... [Published Aggregate Research Industries - 19 hours ago]
Mixed Catalysts Could Render The Mood Cautious [Published RTTNews.com - 19 hours ago]
Highlights from Lafarge’s 2Q14 and 1H14 results [Published worldcement.com - 19 hours ago]
Dassault Systèmes agrees to buy PE-backed Quintiq [Published PE Hub Blog - 20 hours ago]
Lafarge reports 2% fall in EBITDA [Published Global Cement News - 21 hours ago]
Double H Farm Delivers Incredible Results in No... [Published Horses Internacional - 21 hours ago]
European stock market, economy and companies up... [Published Stock Markets Review - 21 hours ago]
‘Solid’ results from Lafarge [Published KHL Group - 21 hours ago]
Mega merger in cement sector alarms workers [Published Industriall Union - 22 hours ago]
UPDATE 2-Lafarge confident on Holcim merger, se... [Published Austin American Statesman - 22 hours ago]
French Market Declines Amid Earnings [Published RTTNews.com - 23 hours ago]
Wall Street Plagued By Doubts Amid Looming Threats [Published RTTNews.com - 23 hours ago]
UPDATE 2-Lafarge confident on Holcim merger, se... [Published CNBC - 23 hours ago]
Lafarge Seeks Fast Disposals to Aid Holcim Deal [Published BusinessWeek - 23 hours ago]
Anglo American share price: H1 pretax profit cl... [Published Invezz - 23 hours ago]
FTSE LIVE: Footsie rallies as Q2 growth confirm... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 25 2014]
Lafarge Profit Up as Cost-Cutting Offsets Curre... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 25 2014]
Anglo American Profit Climbs, Signs Binding Dea... [Published RTTNews.com - Jul 25 2014]
Lafarge sells Pakistan cement business for $329m [Published Aggregate Research Industries - Jul 25 2014]
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Two cement giants build future together [Published Reuters Video: Business - Apr 07 2014]
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Fitch Places Lafarge SA on Rating Watch Positive [Published Fitch Ratings Headlines Corporate - Apr 09 2014]
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