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16/04/2014 Valls under fire over France cuts programme, benefits freeze

France's new Prime Minister Manuel Valls came under fire Wednesday after unveiling a freeze in state benefits as part of a plan to cut state...

16/04/2014 'Danny the Red' brings down the curtain on 20 years as EU lawmaker

Daniel Cohn-Bendit, the firebrand May 1968 student leader in France who then made Germany's Greens the world's most powerful...

16/04/2014 MEPs back plans to slash use of plastic shopping bags

The European Parliament on Wednesday backed plans to slash the use of plastic shopping bags which, carelessly thrown away, end up as unsightly...

16/04/2014 France freezes benefits in controversial cuts drive

France's new Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Wednesday unveiled a politically risky freeze in state benefits as part of a plan to cut...

16/04/2014 Juncker wants politicians not bureaucrats in new EU executive

Jean-Claude Juncker, a front-runner in the race to become president of the European Commission, told AFP he was ready to fight to have politicians...

16/04/2014 Danone says China recall weighs on first-quarter sales

French dairy food giant Danone reported on Wednesday a slide in first quarter sales as it struggles to turn around its Chinese business amid...

16/04/2014 France freezes benefits in cuts drive

France's new Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Wednesday announced a freeze in state pensions and other benefits as part of a plan to cut...

 
 
 
 
 
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Management culture in France

Management culture in France

This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes information on business hierarchy, negotiations, and etiquette.

American associations and clubs in Paris

American associations and clubs in Paris

A listing of organizations in the Paris area that cater primarily to Americans living in France. Updated April 2011.

British associations and clubs in Paris

British associations and clubs in Paris

Our handy guide to the British community in Paris, from cricket clubs to Scottish country dancing lessons to where to find a jar of Marmite.

Anglophone services in France

Anglophone services in France

Here's a short introduction to our Banking section for those living in France, from how to open a bank account to Islamic banking and investments.