Anne Lauvergeon: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

$3.2-bn loss reported by Areva, the French nuclear giant

Areva, the France’s State-controlled nuclear giant reported to have lost around €2.4 billion ($3.2 billion) in 2011. This was much on the back of a troubled uranium mining venture that has been the subject of investigation. The gloomy figures exhibit a tough year for Areva which is also confronting a global reconsideration of the future ..