The Week: City News - Havas reports 2007 growth

Havas reported organic growth of 3.2 per cent for the first quarter of 2007, although revenue remained flat at EUR337 million, owing to currency fluctuations. Net new business, at EUR545 million, was down on the same period last year, but was 13 per cent higher than the company's average quarterly figure for 2006. In the UK, growth was flat, with revenues at EUR42 million.