Germany and Italy too keen on becoming the founding members of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
France has won the Battle of Waterloo … or more precisely the battle over whether Belgium can issue a two-euro coin celebrating the defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at the Battle of Waterloo.
According to Monday's edition of Libération newspaper, a confidential document reveals plans to shave 3 billion euros from France's public hospital budget by 2017.
French railworkers are to stage a one-day strike on Tuesday against the government’s plans to reform the state-owned rail network.
The French electrical firm Schneider announced on Monday a 54.5 million euro fund to finance access to energy in sub-Saharan Africa.
France has supplied the names of foreign nationals with secret bank accounts in HSBC’s Swiss branch to most countries in the eurozone, Finance Minister Michel Sapin indicated on Thursday.
The French government faced a confidence vote on Thursday after using enabling legislation to force through an economic package that caused a split in the ruling Socialist Party.