French ferry company files for bankruptcy

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SNCM, which links Corsica with mainland, has told staff it will put company in receivership, a move which could help it escape EU aid ruling.

Company that runs France to Corsica ferry needs court protection says minister

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Transport minister Frederic Cuvillier says ferry operator SNCM needs help to shield it from EU order to repay €440 million in state aid.