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  • The world is changing incredibly quickly, business is speeding up, new competitors emerge from other markets. Life is more complex and inter-connected than ever. Leaders have to partner with their peers in order to make these new challenges a success.
  • This blog presents ideas for action.
 

Wiserlinks Knowledge

  • The world is changing incredibly quickly, business is speeding up, new competitors emerge from other markets. Life is more complex and inter-connected than ever. Leaders have to partner with their peers in order to make these new challenges a success.
  • This blog presents ideas for action.
 

Jean-Bernard Girault

PSA: New DS 3 Givenchy Le MakeUp – The creation of two iconic brands

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Automotive World | 23/05/2016

Automotive World DS Automobiles and Givenchy Le MakeUp have today announced a limited edition New DS 3, which will be available to order in the UK from 1 June 2016. New DS 3 Givenchy Le MakeUp will be on display at DS World Paris from 10 May to 7 June as part of an exclusive […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

EDF Group Signs a Strategic Partnership with Enbridge for the Three First Offshore Wind Farms Projects off the French Coast

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Business Wire | 23/05/2016

Business Wire EDF Energies Nouvelles, EDF Group subsidiary dedicated to renewable energy, is announcing a new partnership agreement with Enbridge Inc., a leader in the North American energy sector, including renewable energy. The agreement covers the development, construction and operation of three French offshore wind farms, totaling 1,400 MW of installed capacity. Click here to […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Samsung, Canal+ hybrid Smart TV

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Advanced Television | 23/05/2016

Advanced Television Samsung Electronics and Canal+ group are partnering to offer the MyCanal TV experience directly embedded on Samsung smart TVs. Now accessible on the Samsung 2015 series 5,6 and 7, and the 2016 TV sets, this new offer is described as “a world premiere”. Featuring adaptative streaming technology, it is clearly targeting potential subscribers […]

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PSA Group and Dongfeng Motors (DFM) have signed two new agreements to strengthen their strategic partnership

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Automotive World | 23/05/2016

Automotive World A new milestone in the strategic partnership between PSA Group and DFM was reached at the presentation of the new “5A+” medium-term plan for Dongfeng Peugeot Citroën Automobile (DPCA).At the presentation of the DPCA strategic plan on Wednesday, 11 May, Carlos Tavares and Zhu Yanfeng, the respective chairmen of DPCA’s two company shareholders, […]

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Charter Communications completes purchase of Time Warner Cable

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Reuters | 23/05/2016

Reuters Charter Communications Inc (CHTR.O) said Wednesday it has completed its acquisition of Time Warner Cable Inc TWC.N and Bright House Networks LLC, creating the second-largest U.S. broadband provider and third-largest pay TV provider. The combination of Charter, TWC and Bright House will serve over 25 million customers in 41 states. The completion of the […]

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Apple invests in Chinese Uber rival Didi Chuxing

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BBC | 23/05/2016

BBC Apple has invested $1bn (£693m) in Didi Chuxing, the car-hailing app that has a greater market share than US rival Uber in China. Tim Cook, chief executive, said that the move would help Apple to better understand the Chinese market. Didi Chuxing, previously known as Didi Kuaidi, said it represented the single largest investment […]

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Pfizer to buy Anacor in $5.2 billion deal for access to eczema gel

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Reuters | 23/05/2016

Reuters Pfizer Inc is buying Anacor Pharmaceuticals Inc in a $5.2 billion deal to add an eczema gel to its portfolio, just a month after the U.S. drug major scrapped plans to acquire Allergan Plc. The deal hints at a shift in Pfizer’s M&A strategy from lowering taxes – the rationale behind its $160 billion […]

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Bayer explores $40bn bid for Monsanto

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The Financial Times | 23/05/2016

The Financial Times Bayer, Germany’s massive chemical and drugs company, is exploring a more than $40bn bid to buy US agribusiness Monsanto, in what would be the latest blockbuster combination among the world’s biggest providers of seeds and crop chemicals to farmers. Bayer, which has a market value of €79bn, has been for weeks studying […]

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Total to Buy Battery Maker Saft in Push to Expand Clean Energy

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Bloomberg | 12/05/2016

Bloomberg Total SA agreed to buy French battery maker Saft Groupe SA in a 950 million-euro deal, ratcheting up investments in clean energy by one of the world’s largest oil companies. The purchase allows Total to speed up its expansion in renewables, which began in 2011 with its purchase of solar-panel maker SunPower Corp. Click […]

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Casino Sells Vietnamese Assets for $1.1 Billion

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The Wall Street Journal | 12/05/2016

The Wall Street Journal Groupe Casino SA has sold Big C Vietnam to Thailand’s Central Group in a deal valued at €1 billion ($1.14 billion), marking a further step in the French grocer’s plans to cut its debt. Casino launched an ambitious debt-reduction program late last year, which included selling Big C Vietnam as well […]

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