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Bannon, billionaire Guo unite behind China 'crimes'

20 November 2018 | 0 comments

Exiled Chinese tycoon Guo Wengui and Steve Bannon Tuesday implicated China in the seemingly accidental death of tycoon Wang Jian, accusing Beijing of murdering, imprisoning and torturing its own people...

French banker in Greek corruption trial flees house arrest

20 November 2018 | 0 comments

A French banker who is a witness in a major Greek corruption trial was missing Tuesday after violating his house arrest, the justice ministry said.Jean-Claude Oswald, 58, cut through his ankle monitor...

French prosecutors open inquiry into Macron campaign financing

20 November 2018 | 0 comments

Paris prosecutors have launched an inquiry into the origins of thousands of euros donated to President Emmanuel Macron's election campaign last year, a legal source told AFP on Tuesday.The move follows...

Renault, Nissan prepare to turn page as heat rises on Ghosn

20 November 2018 | 0 comments

French and Japanese officials scrambled Tuesday to reassure investors about the stability of the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi alliance, after fresh claims emerged following the arrest of auto industry titan...

Interpol again rejects Kosovo's membership bid

20 November 2018 | 0 comments

Interpol's general assembly rejected Kosovo's bid for membership on Tuesday, a decision assailed by Pristina as the result of a "fierce campaign" led by its historic rival Serbia.It was the third time...

European court urges Turkey to free pro-Kurdish leader

20 November 2018 | 0 comments

Europe's top rights court on Tuesday called on Turkey to release pro-Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas, who has been held for two years on terror charges -- a call immediately rejected by Turkish President...

Malaysia's Najib questioned over French submarine deal

20 November 2018 | 0 comments

Fallen Malaysian leader Najib Razak is being questioned over the purchase of two French-made submarines, an official told AFP Tuesday, the latest probe to engulf the former prime minister since his government's...

No proof of fraud by Ghosn in France, says govt

20 November 2018 | 0 comments

The French government said Tuesday it had found no evidence that auto boss Carlos Ghosn, who heads the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance, had cheated on his taxes in France.Economy Minister Bruno Le...

French fuel depots targeted as 'yellow vest' protests persist

20 November 2018 | 0 comments

Protesters angry over high fuel prices were expected to block access to French fuel depots and stop traffic on major roads for a fourth day Tuesday, incensed by the government's refusal to scrap anti-pollution...

Societe Generale fined $1.3 bn for US sanctions violations

19 November 2018 | 0 comments

US officials fined Societe Generale $1.3 billion after charging the French bank with violating US sanctions on Cuba, Iran and other countries in a criminal settlement unveiled Monday.The financial penalty...

EU to consider sanctions on Iran for failed attack plots

19 November 2018 | 0 comments

EU foreign ministers on Monday agreed to examine possible sanctions against Iran over two foiled attacks in Europe blamed on Iranian intelligence, as demands grow for tough action against Tehran.France...

Carlos Ghosn, the auto world's 'cost killer'

19 November 2018 | 0 comments

Brazilian-born Carlos Ghosn, who is facing a pay scandal in Japan, has long stood out among the world's auto executives as a hard-nosed workaholic willing to take drastic measures to get companies back...

France 'extremely vigilant' on Renault after Ghosn arrest

19 November 2018 | 0 comments

President Emmanuel Macron on Monday said France would be extremely vigilant about the fate of Renault and its alliance with Nissan after the arrest of the French auto group's boss Carlos Ghosn in Japan....

Missing Japanese student in France 'probably suffocated': prosecutor

19 November 2018 | 0 comments

A Japanese student who went missing in eastern France in 2016 was probably suffocated in her university room by her fugitive Chilean ex-boyfriend, a prosecutor said Monday. Narumi Kurosaki, 21, disappeared...

Eurogroup chief sees 'breakthrough' in Franco-German budget bid

19 November 2018 | 1 comment

Eurogroup chief Mario Centeno on Monday hoped a proposal by France and Germany on a eurozone budget was the much-needed breakthrough in a faltering reform drive but the Netherlands expressed major doubts.Eurozone...



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