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French Economy minister Arnaud Montebourg at the National Assembly in Paris, 29 April 2014.
27/05/2014 - France - UK

France ready to roll out the red carpet to British investors

"France is ready to roll out the red carpet to British investors if Britain leaves the EU" said French Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg, in a swipe at David Cameron.


French press review 24 May 2014

More on the European elections - the vote which takes place tomorrow in France makes the front page of all three main dailies, centrist Le Monde, right-wing Le Figaro and left-wing Libération.

French press review 23 May 2014

It's difficult to avoid the European elections in today's French press.


French press review 22 May 2014

European parliamentary elections and Alstom, with two weeks left to the deadline for a decision between American and German pretenders, dominate the front page stories of French dailies.


French press review 21 May 2014

Given that practically everyone agrees that next weekend's European parliamentary elections are about as interesting as the life-cycle of pond slime, the persistence of French editors in giving said ...
20/05/2014 - France

French press review 20 May 2014

Are French voters interested in next Sunday's European parliamentary elections? There's a clash of information on this morning's French dailies front pages.

19/05/2014 - France

French press review 19 May 2014

The French dailies are all about next weekend's European elections.

17/05/2014 - France

French press review 17 May 2014

The triumph of Hindu nationalists in Indian polls and the Socialist government’s tax breaks for low-income families dominate this morning’s front pages.

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16/05/2014 - France

Bouygues, Orange shares rise on telecom sale rumours

Rumours that French construction, telecom and media group Bouygues was in talks to sell its telephone subsidiary to French telecom giant Orange caused its shares to soar on Friday morning.


French press review 16 May 2014

French protectionist laws,a  Europhobic wave sweeping through the EU and the cold bath of France’s zero growth dominate comments in French press today.