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Tractors and excavators work in a stone quarry, operated by Holcim Ltd, in Oberdorf, Switzerland recently.  Holcim’s extraordinary general meeting is taking place on Friday to approve the merger with Lafarge. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Bloomberg

All eyes will be on Holcim’s extraordinary general meeting, which is taking place this Friday, to approve the merger with Lafarge. The proposed(...)

French cement maker Lafarge has posted a 17 per cent increase in earnings to €403 million. Photo: Reuters

France’s Lafarge, which is merging with Swiss rival Holcim to form the world’s largest cement maker, reported first-quarter profit that beat analyst (...)

Switzerland’s Holcim, which is merging with French competitor Lafarge to form the world’s largest cement maker, reported higher first-quarter profit. Photo: Reuters

Switzerland’s Holcim, which is merging with French competitor Lafarge to form the world’s largest cement maker, reported higher first-quarter profit a(...)

Holcim and Lafarge are selling assets as part of their merger. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Indian billionaire Kumar Mangalam Birla, owner of India’s biggest cement maker, is among bidders weighing offers for all the assets being sold by Holc(...)