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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.
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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

General Electric Must Buy Alstom Stakes In Energy Joint Ventures For $3 Billion

A photo taken on June 23, 2014 in Belfort shows the logos of the French power and transport engineering company Alstom.  France on June 22 clinched a deal to take a stake in Alstom, a move aimed at preserving the country's strategic interests in the face of a bidding war for the French engineering giant. AFP PHOTO / SEBASTIEN BOZON

| 14/05/2018

Investors General Electric (GE) will buy Alstom’s stakes in three energy joint ventures for 2.59 billion euros, equivalent to $3.1 billion, adding to GE’s exposure in a struggling market as the French company exercises its right to sell out. The Boston-based Dow Jones component acquired Alstom’s power business in November 2015 for roughly $10.6 billion, […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Novartis sells joint venture stake to GSK for $13 billion

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| 29/03/2018

Washington Post Swiss pharmaceutical firm Novartis is selling its stake in a consumer health care joint venture with GlaxoSmithKline to the British company for $13 billion. The joint venture was formed in 2015 and Novartis holds a 36.5-percent stake. Novartis CEO Vas Narasimhan said in a statement Tuesday that it “is progressing well,” but “the […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Carmaker PSA, Malaysia’s Naza sign deal to produce PSA cars for Asia

A Peugeot logo is seen on a car which is displayed at PSA Peugeot Citroen headquarters during the company's 2014 annual results presentation in Paris

Reuters | 27/02/2018

Reuters French carmaker PSA and Malaysian company Naza Corp have signed a deal to jointly produce PSA-branded cars for Malaysia and other Asian markets, as part of plans by the owner of Peugeot to boost its presence in the region. The companies said on Monday that they had signed a share sale agreement and a […]

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Boeing to have 51-per-cent stake in venture with Embraer

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The Globe and Mail | 27/02/2018

The Globe and Mail Boeing Co will have a 51 per cent stake in a joint company currently being negotiated with Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer, O Globo newspaper columnist Lauro Jardim reported on Sunday. Boeing has agreed to a Brazilian government demand that the U.S. company have no more than a 51 per cent controlling […]

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Thales drives cybersecurity forward for connected and autonomous cars

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https://www.webwire.com/ViewPressRel.asp?aId=219446 | 01/02/2018

Webwire.com Connected cars are a reality, most modern vehicles on the road nowadays have some form of connectivity to the open world. This raises important challenges on multiple software integration and cybersecurity. To address this challenge, Thales, through its German company Sysgo, and Vector, the Stuttgart-based specialist for automotive embedded electronics founded a joint-venture to […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Pfizer Sells Stake in China’s Hisun, Ending Drugs Joint Venture

The Pfizer logo is seen outside their world headquarters in New York

Bloomberg | 14/11/2017

Bloomberg Pfizer Inc. has sold its stake in a joint venture with China’s Zhejiang Hisun Pharmaceuticals, reducing the U.S. drugmaker’s presence in one of the world’s largest and fast-growing pharmaceutical markets. The $295 million partnership was announced in 2011 and formalized a year later, and was meant to develop, manufacture and commercialize pharmaceutical products in China and throughout the world. Click here […]

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Renault increases presence in Chinese car market

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Financial Times | 11/07/2017

Financial Times Renault has moved to strengthen its presence in the Chinese market, agreeing a joint venture with Brilliance China Automotive to tap into the country’s booming minivan market. The venture, which will be 49 per cent owned by the French carmaker and 51 per cent owned by Brilliance, will get Rmb1.5bn worth of fresh […]

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Google and GSK form venture to develop bioelectronic medicines

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The Guardian | 08/08/2016

The Guardian GlaxoSmithKline has teamed up with Google’s parent company Alphabet to develop miniature electronic implants for the treatment of asthma, diabetes and other chronic conditions. GSK, Britain’s biggest drug company, said it would form a joint venture with Verily Life Sciences, a division of Alphabet, to work on research into bioelectronic medicines. GSK will own 55% […]

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