The Trump administration announced a 25 percent tariff on $1.3 billion worth of French handbags, cosmetics and soaps in retaliation for a digital services tax … Read more
French industrial output rebounded more in May than expected after slumping the previous month during a nationwide coronavirus lockdown, official data showed on Friday.
Production … Read more
The spire of Notre Dame cathedral, which was destroyed in a fire last April, will be restored according to the original Gothic design.
French President … Read more
The numbers of new coronavirus cases and deaths in France reported on Wednesday were higher than the daily average seen over the last week, as … Read more
Europol and Eurojust have supported the French and Dutch law enforcement authorities in a joint effort to dismantle EncroChat, an encrypted phone network widely used … Read more
Marseille became the latest French municipality to elect a Green mayor on Saturday, in a wave that has swept the country since local elections at … Read more
The number of deaths in France from the new coronavirus has risen by 18 over the last day to 29,893, the country’s health department said … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron has named Jean Castex as the country’s new prime minister, following the resignation of Edouard Philippe.
Castex is the mayor of … Read more
The number of deaths in France from Covid-19 has risen by 14 from the previous day to 29,875, the country’s health department said.
The number … Read more
France has informed NATO that it is suspending its involvement in a naval operation in the Mediterranean after the results of a probe into an … Read more
The French government is urging Airbus to make as few compulsory redundancies as possible, French junior transport minister Jean-Baptiste Djebbari told BFM TV on Wednesday.… Read more
French diagnostics company Eurofins Technologies announced on Wednesday the launch of new devices aimed at testing for the presence of COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused … Read more
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday called for an “effective” agreement on the European reconstruction plan to deal with the … Read more
France has decommissioned the second and last reactor of the nuclear power station plant at Fessenheim, in the east of the country, three years after … Read more
A French court on Monday sentenced former Prime Minister Francois Fillon to five years in jail, three of them suspended, for embezzling public funds in … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron’s centrist party faced a drubbing on Sunday in municipal elections, while the Greens surged into power in several big cities.
In … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron is confident of progress in key areas with Russia, notably the crisis in Libya, his office said on Friday after a … Read more
French consumer confidence rebounded more than expected in June although households’ fears about unemployment and the economic outlook remained high, a monthly survey showed.
The … Read more
The first flight took off from Orly airport south of Paris at 6:25am Friday, marking a reopening after shutting down on March 31 due to … Read more
L’Oreal aims to cut out non-recycled plastic packaging by 2030 and bring in greener products like solid shampoo bars under its flagship Garnier brand as … Read more
The number of people who died from coronavirus infection in France rose by 57 to 29,720 on Tuesday, more than twice as much as Monday, … Read more
France will not tolerate Turkey‘s military intervention in Libya, President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday (June 22), accusing Ankara of playing “a dangerous game”.… Read more
Finland’s Nokia Oyj plans to cut 1,233 jobs at its French subsidiary Alcatel-Lucent International, equivalent to a third of the local workforce, two union officials … Read more
France is entering Phase 3 of its progressive end of lockdown and life is returning to almost near normal.
Almost all schools reopen today and … Read more
The luxury industry will feel the fallout from the coronavirus crisis for the next two years if not longer, Chanel’s chief financial officer said, warning … Read more
Photos made available by the Ministry of Defence (MOD) show the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows, and the Patrouille De France carried … Read more
NATO will investigate French accusations that Turkey’s navy failed to respond to an allied call to inspect a vessel this month in the Mediterranean, the … Read more
French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Thursday called on Air France not to make compulsory job cuts but declined to confirm media reports saying … Read more
The Patrouille de France performs the traditional annual ceremony marking the 80th anniversary of General de Gaulle’s appeal to the French people to resist the … Read more
A senior Turkish military official said on it was “completely untrue” that the Turkish navy had harassed a French warship, denying an assertion by a … Read more
British actress Emma Watson, famed for playing Hermione in the Harry Potter film series, and former Credit Suisse boss Tidjane Thiam are set to join … Read more
Around 7.8 million French people were on temporary unemployment packages at the end of May, said French jobs minister Muriel Penicaud on Wednesday.
Penicaud also … Read more
France’s president and top drugmaker announced plans to bolster domestic production of medicines as countries scramble to strengthen their healthcare industries to counter the coronavirus … Read more
Armed police were deployed in part of Dijon, eastern France, after violence erupted between rival gangs for a fourth night running.
Cars were torched
The French praised the altruism of their prized textile and luxury goods companies when production facilities got diverted from churning out the latest fashions to … Read more
A deal between AstraZeneca and France over potential COVID-19 vaccines foresees doses being split between countries on a pro-rata basis based on population, a source … Read more
The worst part of the coronavirus epidemic is behind France, but people must remain vigilant as the virus continues to circulate, Health Minister Olivier Veran … Read more
French Police officers on Sunday evening gathered in front of the Eiffel tower to protest against French Interior Minister Christophe Castaner’s reforms, including ditching a … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron gave a televised national address amid mounting pressure over his government’s handling of the pandemic. The Sunday night speech was his … Read more
France’s private insurers would provide business-interruption cover of up to 2 billion euros ($2.2 billion) a year in total for small companies hit by the … Read more
France will gradually reopen its borders to countries outside the Schengen zone from July 1, the interior and foreign ministers said in a joint statement … Read more
Paris St Germain’s record goalscorer Edinson Cavani and captain Thiago Silva will leave the club after the conclusion of the Champions League campaign, the Ligue … Read more
Air France announced on Friday it was accelerating moves to resume flights over the summer holiday period, as countries around the world look to slowly … Read more
France should speed up its gradual return to work and business activity, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday as new data showed … Read more
Agfa Gevaert today announced its intention to close its printing plate factories in Pont-à-Marcq (France) and Leeds (United Kingdom).
Faced with a significant and structural … Read more
The French government is considering whether to end emergency health measures imposed to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic on July 10, the Prime Minister’s department said … Read more