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28/01/2014 - France

Copé tells French employment minister to resign as new figures show record 3.3 m jobless

Opposition UMP leader Jean-François Copé has called on the French employment minister to resign over the government’s failure to reverse the rise in unemployment, in line with ...

26/01/2014

French weekly magazines review

The big issue in the press this week is whether President François Hollande is capable of delivering on his offer of a responsibility pact to the nation.

26/01/2014

French press review 26 January 2014

Is President François Hollande capable of delivering on his offer of a responsibility pact to the nation? This was the big question French Sunday papers asked.

 

Spain's unemployment stays over 25 per cent
24/01/2014 - World news explained

Spain's unemployment stays over 25 per cent

Official figures released on Thursday show unemployment in Spain last year rose to more than 26 per cent.

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

22/01/2014

French press review 22 January 2014

The Syrian peace talks, opening on Tuesday in Switzerland, dominate the French front pages this morning, although there's still room for talk of taxes and the government's social policy.

Job Centre, Marseille
21/01/2014 - France

Hollande says 'Responsibility Pact' must deliver 'verifiable' job increases from business

François Hollande told business leaders at a reception on Tuesday that he expected them to create jobs among the young and the over 50s, as part of his “Responsibility Pact”, ...

21/01/2014

French press review 21 January 2014

The French dailies are all about the French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroën and its alliance with the French state and a Chinese investment consortium...

 

 

20/01/2014

French press review 20 January 2014

Could petrol be cheaper, Iranian nuclear deal comes to effect and Syrian peace talks open in Geneva, are all topics in today's French papers.

16/01/2014

French press review 16 January 2014

No French referees in this summer's football World Cup in Brazil, bankruptcy of no fewer than 63,000 French businesses last year and French regions that are threathened with extinction are all ...

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