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    1. October 3, 2014

      Le French bashing: a potted history

      John Lewis managing director Andy Street has caused controversy with his comments that France is “sclerotic, hopeless and...

    2. August 25, 2014

      Arnaud Montebourg: clever and loud with presidential ambitions

      Fiery and flamboyant in equal measure, Arnaud Montebourg never strays from controversy. As President François Hollande’s...

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    1. August 1, 2014

      ArcelorMittal cuts profit forecasts after iron ore price drop

      Shares in ArcelorMittal fell on Friday after the world’s largest steelmaker by sales downgraded its full-year earnings...

    2. May 16, 2014

      Mittal’s B4U and Relativity Media create film and TV venture

      B4U, an Indian media company controlled by Lakshmi Mittal, the steel magnate, has formed a joint venture with Relativity...

    3. April 11, 2014

      Britain’s wealthy Asians get £6.5bn richer

      British Asians’ talent for generating wealth has been highlighted by a list showing that the 101 wealthiest individuals...

    4. March 6, 2014

      QPR losses nearly treble after falling out of Premier League

      Tony Fernandes’ expensive but failed attempt to keep Queen’s Park Rangers in the Premier League was graphically revealed in...

    5. February 7, 2014

      ArcelorMittal confidence grows as it forecasts profits boost

      ArcelorMittal has forecast higher profits for the year ahead, driven by a pick-up in European steel demand, bolstering its...

    6. The World

      January 30, 2014

      In the Picture: EU Energy Crisis

      Getty Images By Toby Luckhurst Europe is beset by rising energy prices, driven by the increasing competitiveness of shale...

    7. The World

      January 24, 2014

      Davos diplomacy: Ukraine left outside

      Mykola Azarov (c) Getty Images How humiliating for a political leader to be in Davos – but to be kept away from the Congress...

    8. January 21, 2014

      High energy prices hold Europe back

      Europe is slowly emerging from the crisis and economic growth is picking up. But the sluggish nature of the recovery means...

    9. December 5, 2013

      France could do little to stave off ArcelorMittal closures

      A year ago Lakshmi Mittal rushed to Paris on his private plane for an emergency meeting with the French president, after a...

    10. December 1, 2013

      ArcelorMittal sets sights on US carmakers after $1.5bn steel deal

      ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaker by sales, expects to turn round quickly the performance of the Alabama plant...

    11. November 10, 2013

      Zhaikmunai plans name change as it eyes listing

      Zhaikmunai, the Kazakhstan-based oil and gas company, plans to change its name later this month ahead of a possible London...

    12. November 7, 2013

      ArcelorMittal cautiously optimistic about 2014

      ArcelorMittal said the bottom of the cycle was behind it, as improving economic conditions and fruitful restructuring plans...

    13. July 21, 2013

      India steel in focus as Arcelor and Posco cancel plant projects

      It had been on life support for years, but the death notice still attracted plenty of attention as Indian tycoon Lakshmi...

    14. beyondbrics

      July 18, 2013

      Mittal cancels Indian steel plant in blow to government's reform hopes

      First Posco, now Mittal. It’s not looking good for Indian FDI. ArcelorMittal, the global steel company, said on Wednesday it...

    15. May 22, 2013

      Credit Suisse sued over sale of Caspian Energy Group

      Credit Suisse is facing a multimillion-dollar lawsuit over the sale of a company with rights to the largest onshore oil and...

    16. May 12, 2013

      Mittal urges EU to protect itself against China imports

      Lakshmi Mittal has urged Europe to erect trade barriers to protect its manufacturers as the Indian steel tycoon attacked...

    17. May 10, 2013

      ArcelorMittal shares boosted by unexpectedly upbeat results

      ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaker by sales, surprised the market on Friday when it reported higher core profits,...

    18. April 21, 2013

      Mittal urges France to lower energy costs

      Lakshmi Mittal, the steel tycoon at the centre of a bruising row last year with France’s Socialist government, said on...

    19. beyondbrics

      April 21, 2013

      EM billionaires top British rich list

      Emerging markets can make you rich – very rich. That’s the message from this year’s Sunday Times list of the richest people...

    20. March 22, 2013

      Mittal loses top spot in rich list

      The Hinduja family has knocked Lakshmi Mittal, the steel billionaire, from the top of the list of Britain’s richest Asians....

    21. March 4, 2013

      Ophir seeks to raise £553m

      Ophir Energy is to raise £553m in a placing and rights issue just a month after Lakshmi Mittal, one of Britain’s richest...

    22. February 24, 2013

      Minister rejects anti-France ‘falsehoods’

      Arnaud Montebourg, France’s firebrand industry minister, has accused the country’s growing band of economic critics of...

    23. February 22, 2013

      ‘Le French-bashing’ misses the mark

      Maurice Taylor, chief executive of the Titan tyre company, first came to public attention in the US in 1996 when he ran, or...

    24. February 21, 2013

      Axa chief weighs in on French output

      The head of Axa, one of France’s biggest companies, weighed into the controversy over comments by the head of a US tyremaker...

    25. February 7, 2013

      Ophir Energy sale halves Mittal and Och Ziff’s stake

      The sale of a combined 9 per cent stake by two leading shareholders in Ophir Energy knocked nearly a tenth off the share...

    26. February 6, 2013

      Mittal upbeat despite $3.7bn net loss

      Lakshmi Mittal voiced cautious optimism about the coming year for the global steel industry, even as ArcelorMittal announced...

    27. February 5, 2013

      American to join EADS board for US market

      EADS is planning to bring an American on to its board for the first time, as the European aerospace and defence company...

    28. January 29, 2013

      Philips rallies after strong earnings

      Better than expected fourth-quarter profits at Philips sent its shares rallying to nearly a two-year high. Europe’s largest...

    29. January 9, 2013

      ArcelorMittal to raise $3.5bn

      ArcelorMittal is poised to raise as much as $3.5bn through a joint share offering and convertible bond issue as part of an...

    30. December 21, 2012

      Mittal and Vale take $8.5bn battering

      ArcelorMittal and Vale, two of the largest metals groups, have been forced to make writedowns adding up to a combined $8.5bn...

    31. December 14, 2012

      Hollande under pressure to show his hand

      As if a bruising battle with steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal were not enough, François Hollande’s socialist government this...

    32. December 12, 2012

      Mittal upbeat on US growth prospects

      US manufacturing is poised to reap the benefits of cheaper energy, propelling the world’s largest economy into a new growth...

    33. December 7, 2012

      Trichet a candidate for EADS chairman

      Jean-Claude Trichet, former president of the European Central Bank, has emerged as a contender to be the next chairman of...

    34. December 2, 2012

      French unions attack ArcelorMittal deal

      Trade unions have denounced the last-minute deal struck between France’s Socialist government and ArcelorMittal over the...

    35. November 30, 2012

      France and Mittal reach steel plant deal

      The socialist government of France and ArcelorMittal reached a peace deal in their bitter dispute over the future of one of...

    36. November 30, 2012

      France: Aux barricades

      It could have been a scene from a comic opera. French Socialist firebrand Arnaud Montebourg, mounting the barricades against...

    37. FT Alphaville

      November 28, 2012

      The 6am Cut London

      “Asian shares dropped for the first time in six sessions as renewed concerns over the US fiscal cliff overshadowed positive...

    38. November 27, 2012

      Hollande’s nationalisation threat to Mittal

      François Hollande demanded on Tuesday that Lakshmi Mittal, the steel magnate, guarantee the long-term future of workers at a...

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