Renault 2012 Earnings Beat Estimates as Debt Is Eliminated

Renault 2012 Earnings Beat Estimates as Debt Is Eliminated

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An employee works on the assembly line at the Renault SA factory in Maubeuge, France. The French manufacturer is also talking with unions on ways to raise productivity, asking for a 6.5 percent increase in workhours and greater mobility between factories.