A government-sponsored working group has opposed imposing anonymous CVs to avoid racism in job recruitment in France. Anti-racist groups claim that the idea was vetoed by bosses' organisations.
The former boss of France’s Michelin tyre company, François Michelin, has died at the age of 88. He brought the company to world dominance
Finnish telecom giant Nokia is to buy Franco-American rival Alcatel-Lucent in an all-stock, 15.6-billion-euro deal, the companies said Wednesday.
French railworkers are to stage a one-day strike on Tuesday against the government’s plans to reform the state-owned rail network.