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Unique-Canada’s Couche-Tard drops $20 bln Carrefour takeover system after French govt opposition-sources

(Provides feedback from Canadian authorities resource) By Pamela Barbaglia and Gwénaëlle Barzic LONDON/PARIS, Jan 15 (Reuters) – Canada’s Alimentation Couche-Tard has dropped its 16.2 billion euro ($19.6 billion) bid to get European retailer Carrefour SA immediately after the takeover program ran into stiff opposition from the French authorities, two sources familiar with the subject advised Reuters on Friday. The determination… Read more →