Lafargeholcim Ltd (LHN.S)
* LAFARGEHOLCIM TO INVEST CHF 200 MILLION TO DRIVE FURTHER GROWTH IN INDIA
* CEMATRIX - LAFARGE CANADA RE-AFFIRMED COMMITMENT TO CO, INCLUDING "INCREASED SALES & MARKETING SUPPORT" FOR DEVELOPING CELLULAR CONCRETE MARKETS IN CANADA Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
ZURICH, Dec 15 LafargeHolcim is revamping its management structure to make countries more accountable for results, the world's largest cement maker said on Friday, in a bid to boost growth and performance.
JOHANNESBURG South African cement producer PPC is not currently interested in selling or buying assets, its chairman said on Thursday, after ending talks about a possible takeover by Swiss group LafargeHolcim .
ZURICH LafargeHolcim has ended talks with South African cement maker Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) about a possible deal, the Swiss group said on Wednesday.
BOGOTA, Dec 12 Colombia on Tuesday fined cement companies Cementos Argos, Cemex and Holcim, along with some of its managers, more than 200 billion pesos ($66 million) for fixing prices.
PARIS, Dec 12 French cement group Lafarge paid close to 13 million euros ($15.2 million) to armed groups including Islamic State militants to keep operating in Syria from 2011-2015, human rights lawyers said on Tuesday.
BOGOTA, Dec 12 Colombia on Tuesday fined cement companies Cementos Argos, Cemex and Holcim, along with some of its managers, more than 200 billion pesos ($66 million), for fixing prices.
PARIS, Dec 8 The Paris prosecutor put former French cement group Lafarge's CEO Bruno Lafont and his former deputy for operations under formal investigation on Friday as part of an inquiry into the group's activities in Syria, the men's lawyers said.
PARIS, Dec 7 The former chief executive of Franco-Swiss cement group LafargeHolcim Ltd, Eric Olsen, was placed under formal investigation on Thursday as part of an inquiry into the group's activities in Syria, a source with the prosecutor's office said.