Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Maritime News

France Confirms Fincantieri-STX Shipyard Deal

By Crispian Balmer ROME, Aug 1 (Reuters) – France hopes Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri’s takeover of STX France will be wrapped up soon, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Wednesday,...

August 1, 2018
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Friday, March 23, 2018
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STX France Delivers World’s Largest Cruise Ship to Royal Caribbean

The world’s largest cruise ship was delivered to Royal Caribbean International on Friday by STX France at their Saint-Nazaire, France. Symphony of the Seas, Royal Caribbean’s fourth Oasis-class vessel, is...

March 23, 2018
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Wednesday, September 27, 2017
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Italy’s Fincantieri to Take Control of France’s STX, Ending Shipyard Row

By Giselda Vagnoni LYON, France, Sept 27 (Reuters) – Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri will take effective control of STX France under a shared ownership agreement, the office of French President Emmanuel...

September 27, 2017
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Monday, September 25, 2017
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France, Italy Said to Be Near Deal Over STX Shipyard

By John Follain and Helene Fouquet (Bloomberg) — French President Emmanuel Macron and Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni are close to an accord that would give Fincantieri SpA majority control...

September 25, 2017
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Tuesday, August 1, 2017
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France, Italy Want Solution for STX Shipyard by End September

By Gwénaëlle Barzic and Giulia Segreti ROME/MILAN, Aug 1 (Reuters) – France and Italy want to find a solution for Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri’s blocked takeover bid for STX France shipyards...

August 1, 2017
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Sunday, July 30, 2017
Maritime News

France Offers Italy Naval Ship Deal to Resolve STX Row – Report

PARIS, July 30 (Reuters) – France will offer to expand shipbuilding cooperation with Italy into naval vessels, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said, after Paris thwarted a tie-up it is...

July 30, 2017
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Thursday, July 27, 2017
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Maritime News

Macron’s Step to Nationalize Shipyard Spooking Outsiders

By Helene Fouquet and Mark Deen (Bloomberg) — As first steps go, President Emmanuel Macron’s decision Thursday to nationalize a shipyard is as French as it gets. The move, aimed at blocking...

July 27, 2017
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Maritime News

France Nationalizes STX Shipyard to Stave Off Italian Majority, Angering Rome

By Leigh Thomas and Crispian Balmer PARIS/ROME, July 27 (Reuters) – France will nationalize the STX France shipyard to prevent an Italian firm taking majority control, the economy minister said...

July 27, 2017
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Wednesday, May 31, 2017
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French President Macron Wants Review of STX Shipyard Sale to Fincantieri

SAINT-NAZAIRE, France, May 31 (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday he wanted to review the terms of a recent deal to sell a large stake in the...

May 31, 2017
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Friday, May 19, 2017
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Fincantieri Signs Deal to Acquire Majority Stake in STX France

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri on Friday signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in STX France, operator of the 150-year-old shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France, as the Italian shipbuilder looks...

May 19, 2017
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Tuesday, April 4, 2017
News

Even a Thriving French Shipyard Town Falls Under Le Pen’s Spell

By Gregory Viscusi (Bloomberg) — The heart of Saint-Nazaire’s economy can be seen from almost anywhere in town: The MSC Meraviglia cruise ship towers over the French port from the...

April 4, 2017
Total Views: 8

Friday, February 17, 2017
Maritime News

France Said to Prefer Broad Majority Stake, Versus Fincantieri Control, in STX France

By Michel Rose PARIS, Feb 17 (Reuters) – France does not want Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri to hold more than 50 percent of bid target STX France, but is willing...

February 17, 2017
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Wednesday, January 11, 2017
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Fincantieri’s Bid for STX France Seen Finalised in April

By Emmanuel Jarry PARIS, Jan 11 (Reuters) – A bid by Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri for STX France is likely to be signed formally around Feb. 15 with the deal finalised...

January 11, 2017
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Maritime News

South Korea Approves Fincantieri’s Bid for STX France

By Joyce Lee and Emmanuel Jarry SEOUL/PARIS, Jan 3 (Reuters) – A South Korean court approved Italy’s Fincantieri on Tuesday as the preferred bidder to buy shipbuilder STX France, helping...

January 3, 2017
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Friday, December 30, 2016
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France Will Ensure STX Shipyard Conditions Met – Minister

PARIS, Dec 30 (Reuters) – France may intervene in the sale of the Saint-Nazaire shipyard by bankrupt South Korean shipbuilder STX if the French government’s conditions are not met, Industry...

December 30, 2016
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Tuesday, December 27, 2016
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Maritime News

Fincantieri Emerges as Sole Bidder for STX France -Sources

MILAN/SEOUL, Dec 27 (Reuters) – Italian shipbuilding and construction group Fincantieri SpA is the only bidder for shipping group STX France, a source close to the matter said on Tuesday....

December 27, 2016
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Friday, December 23, 2016
Maritime News

MSC Cruises Finalizes Two-Ship Construction Contract with STX France

STX France and MSC Cruises have announced they have finalized the contracts for two new 177,000-ton cruise ships for MSC. The two next-generation ships will be the largest ever built...

December 23, 2016
Total Views: 9

Friday, November 4, 2016
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Four Shipbuilders Enter Bids for STX Offshore, STX France Sale

SEOUL, Nov 4 (Reuters) – Four parties have expressed interest in buying one or both of South Korea’s STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co Ltd and a controlling stake in STX...

November 4, 2016
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Thursday, November 3, 2016
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France to Defend Interests in Sale of STX Shipyards

By Emmanuel Jarry PARIS, Nov 3 (Reuters) – The French government has told South Korea it will oppose any solution for shipbuilder STX France that is against national industrial interests,...

November 3, 2016
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Monday, October 10, 2016
Maritime News

France Vows to Keep Stake in Struggling STX Shipyard

PARIS, Oct 10 (Reuters) – The French government said on Monday it was not planning to take a majority stake in the French subsidiary of struggling South Korean shipyard group...

October 10, 2016
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