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EU Approves Lafarge-Holcim Merger
Business
Tuesday December 16 2014

EU Approves Lafarge-Holcim Merger

EU anti-trust regulators have given the green light for the merger of French giant Lafarge and Swiss rival Holcim to form the world's biggest cement group.

Cement Giant Lifts ‘Constant Currency’ Profit Slightly
Business
Thursday July 31 2014

Cement Giant Lifts ‘Constant Currency’ Profit Slightly

As it continues with efforts to merge and create a worldwide behemoth, Swiss cement giant Holcim has recorded a slight lift in operating profit in constant...

Cement Giants Unveil Billions in Asset Disposals
Business
Tuesday July 8 2014

Cement Giants Unveil Billions in Asset Disposals

Cement giants Holcim and Lafarge have unveiled a series of targets for asset sales across Europe and elsewhere in a bid to persuade regulators to allow...

World’s Largest Concrete Group Continues to Grow
Business
Tuesday July 8 2014

World’s Largest Concrete Group Continues to Grow

Mining giant Anglo American has agreed to sell its holding in joint venture Lafarge Tarmac to French partner Lafarge for up to $AU1.62 billion.

Holcim and Lafarge $53 billion Cement Merger
Business
Monday April 7 2014

Holcim and Lafarge $53 billion Cement Merger

Swiss cement group Holcim and French rival Lafarge are to merge, creating a dominant supplier of cement for concrete to the global construction industry.