Keyword: STX shipyard

France and Italy reach 'win-win' deal over STX shipyard

Deal, which aims to create a world leader in naval industry, ends dispute after France had unexpectedly blocked a takeover by an Italian firm.

France nationalises shipyard to stop Italians taking control

President Emmanuel Macron's first big industrial policy decision immediately triggered an angry response from Rom.

France angers Italy with threat to nationalise shipyard

Economy minister says Paris will take control of STX France shipyard and find another buyer unless Italy agreed to split ownership of the asset.