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France unemployment falls at start of Macron presidency

26 July 2017 | 0 comments

The number of jobless in France dipped slightly in June,

Holidaymakers flee as fires rage in southern France

26 July 2017 | 0 comments

Over 10,000 people, including thousands of holidaymakers, were evacuated from campsites and homes in southern France as firefighters on Wednesday battled the latest in a string of huge blazes along the Mediterranean coast.

Paris tourism alive and kicking again after terror doldrums

26 July 2017 | 0 comments

High-kicking dancers are enthralling full houses again at the Moulin Rouge.

Air France's new airline may clip Dutch wings: KLM staff

25 July 2017 | 0 comments

Air France's new lower-cost subsidiary Joon could harm its Dutch partner KLM, a leading Dutch work's committee member warned Tuesday, adding to an acrimonious atmosphere between the two airlines."Joon...

Hundreds battle wild fires across southern France

25 July 2017 | 0 comments

Hundreds of firefighters were battling blazes across southern France on Monday, with one inferno spreading across 900 hectares of forest and threatening homes on the island of Corsica, emergency services...

France unemployment falls at start of Macron presidency

25 July 2017 | 0 comments

The number of jobless in France dipped slightly in June, the first full month under President Emmanuel Macron, who has launched labour reforms aimed at boosting hiring.After rising in May the number of...

200 sheep chased down ravine by bear in southern France

24 July 2017 | 0 comments

More than 200 sheep have fallen to their deaths after apparently being chased down a gorge in the Pyrenees by a brown bear, officials said Monday.Bears were re-introduced along the Franco-Spanish border...

U2 singer Bono talks development aid with French president Macron

24 July 2017 | 0 comments

Irish rock star Bono, founder of the ONE campaign against poverty and disease, met on Monday with French President Emmanuel Macron, who stressed his wish to increase development aid, according to the...

Pioneering Paris canal swimming spot closed due to pollution

24 July 2017 | 0 comments

A new public bathing area on a Paris canal that has been helping residents keep cool during the summer was temporarily closed Monday due to pollution concerns just a week after opening.

Protesters wall off access to French migrant shelter

24 July 2017 | 0 comments

Protesters in a town in southwest France have built a nearly-two-metre-high wall around the entrance to a disused hotel to try to prevent it being turned into a migrant shelter.Working under cover of...

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 living with spectre of killer quake

24 July 2017 | 0 comments

For modern Olympic host cities, the twin threats of terrorism and financial ruin constantly loom.

'Brexit lunch' to assess talks progress

21 July 2017 | 0 comments

Britain and the EU will wrap up four days of tough Brexit talks in Brussels on Thursday with a special lunch between their chief negotiators as major differences emerged on key points.

EU calls for British 'clarity' over Brexit

21 July 2017 | 0 comments

The EU's Brexit negotiator urged Britain on Thursday to provide more clarity on key issues after the second round of talks wrapped up in Brussels with "fundamental" differences remaining.

Fake products cost 800,000 jobs annually in the EU

18 July 2017 | 0 comments

The production of counterfeit goods is on the rise, with OECD figures showing up to EUR 85 billion of imported goods to the EU are fake.

France eyes post-Brexit deal to keep fishing UK waters

18 July 2017 | 0 comments

European countries affected by the end of a deal allowing them to fish close to Britain's coastline need an accord to allow them access after Brexit, France said on Monday.



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