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Areva sees higher profits in 2008 after reporting a 14.5 percent rise in 2007

Areva sees higher profits in 2008 after reporting a 14.5 percent rise in 2007

French nuclear giant Areva on Tuesday reported a 14.5 percent rise in 2007 net profit and said it expects a further increase in backlog sales revenue and operating income in 2008.
The world's largest nuclear power company, benefiting from a worldwide nuclear revival, said net profit rose to euro743 million (US$1.1 billion), from euro649 million in 2006.
State-owned Areva has announced several nuclear cooperation and other deals with countries from China to the United Arab Emirates in the past months.


Updated : 2021-01-22 02:53 GMT+08:00