‘Dinosaur’ Le Monde Agrees To Takeover To Save It From Bankruptcy

By Kim Wilsher: Since its first edition came out on 19 December 1944, printed on a single sheet, Le Monde has been universally accepted as France’s paper of record. Today, the evening daily has turned a new page in its history when a trio of tycoons was given the go-ahead for a takeover to save it from bankruptcy.

Its supervisory board voted to select a consortium

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