MOSCOW Oct 13 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed the conflict in Syria in a telephone conversation with his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault on Thursday, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
Ayrault said that Paris would continue its cooperation with Moscow on developing bilateral ties as well as on key issues of the international agenda, the ministry said, adding the conversation had been held at the request of the French side. (Reporting by Maria Kiselyova; Writing by Dmitry Solovyov)
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SEOUL, Jan 23 South Korea's LG Corp, the holding company of LG Group, said in a filing on Monday it agreed to sell a stake in silicon wafer producer LG Siltron Inc to SK Holdings Co for 620 billion won ($531.9 million).
UPDATE 1-SGS plans 250 mln Sfr share buyback, FY net profit falls
ZURICH, Jan 23 Testing and inspection group SGS plans to buy back up to 250 million Swiss francs ($250.4 million) worth of its own shares, it said on Monday while posting an unexpected fall in full-year net profit.