France’s midwives deliver the vast majority of the country’s babies. But since 26 October over 70 per cent of the sector has been on strike.
US low-cost airline JetBlue has ordered 35 planes worth nearly four billion dollars from European aircraft-builder Airbus.
China's food needs have worldwide repercussions. The US is accused of listening to Mutti. And there's a look at France's depressing unemployment situation.
Pigs, chickens and slave labour are on this morning's front-page agenda. They're all to be found in the western French region of Brittany.
On a two day visit to South Africa, French President Francois Hollande announced on Monday a 1.5 billion euro agreement between the two countries for a thermal power plant.
A dramatic fall in France's unemployment in August was due to a computer bug, an inquiry by the employment service.
France is standing firm in its opposition to Romania and Bulgaria joining the Schengen group of nations, Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius said Monday.
French President François Hollande travelled to the northern French port of Cherbourg on Monday, accompanied by Mozambique’s leader Francisco Guebuza.
The French government has warned businesses in Paris against opening their doors on Sunday, in light of court orders.
Air France on Wednesday announced a further 2,800 lay-offs as the airline struggles to pull itself out of debt.