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Renault Scenic
02/06/2014 - France

Car sales down in France but French manufacturers bear up

Sales in the French car market rose by a disappointing 0.1 percent in May although French manufacturers did well, according to trade data released on Monday.

PSA Peugeot Citroën's new boss Carlos Tavares
30/04/2014 - France

PSA Peugeot Citroën workers give 'pathetic' bonuses to charity as boss's salary announced

Angry employees of French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroën have donated their “pathetic” bonuses to charity.
The next car you buy
29/03/2014 - Webwatch

The next car you buy

Cars are becoming one of the most interesting ways of combining technologies together...Our Webwatchers have more.


French press review 19 February 2014

Dongfeng buys into Peugeot. Is this good news for France? Who will be in control? What will happen to French jobs? Will Hollande's Responsibility Pact fail?

A PSA Peugeot-Citroën factory
18/02/2014 - France - China

Peugeot boards opens capital to China's Dongfeng, French state

France's PSA Peugeot Citroën's board approved a tie-up with Chinese carmaker Dongfeng and the French state on Tuesday.
Will you be my Valentine?
15/02/2014 - The Sound Kitchen

Will you be my Valentine?

This week on The Sound Kitchen, it’s "hearts and flowers" … tune in to hear your romantic Valentine’s Day dedications.

African press review 10 February 2014

The headlines on the front page of South African financial paper, BusinessDay, would leave you wondering just where the country is headed . . .

French press review 4 February 2014

The dominant story in the French papers this morning is the trial of Pascal Simbikangwa, due to open later today here in Paris.

France’s PSA Peugeot Citroen stops the cars and turns on the music
04/02/2014 - On-the-spot France

France’s PSA Peugeot Citroen stops the cars and turns on the music

French car manufacturer PSA Peugeot Citroen is having a hard time due to the economic downturn in the eurozone. The slump in car sales has led to closures and a wave of redundancies.
Tyres burn outside the Amiens North Goodyear factory
22/01/2014 - France

French Goodyear factory occupation ends

Workers at a Goodyear plant in northern France have agreed to end their occupation of the tyremaking factory