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Regular programming was to resume after unions ended the strike
16/04/2015 - FRANCE

Radio France strike ends after 28 days, mediator steps in

Most of the striking employees of public broadcaster Radio France returned to work Thursday and regular programming was to resume after unions ended a 28-day strike.

Radio France headquarters, known as Maison de la Radio, Paris, April  2015.
14/04/2015 - FRANCE

Radio France enters 27th day of strike

This is the longest strike in a decade at France’s public radio broadcaster. Radio France entered on Tuesday its 27th day of the strike.

Radio France boss Mathieu Gallet
31/03/2015 - Médias/FRANCE

French public radio off air over big-spending boss's cuts plans

A strike on France's public radio entered its 14th day on Tuesday as journalists and technical staff opposed budget cuts they feared will mean job cuts and the outsourcing of the orchestra and choir.

French press review 15 December 2014

Former US president George W Bush and former vice president Dick Cheney are described as “Torturers”.

French press review 13 December 2014

Should politicians be outed? Is French artistic production under threat? How do France’s letters get delivered? And is homework good for school students?

French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius (L) with Prime Minister Manuel Valls after the first meeting of the new cabinet
10/04/2014 - France

Valls creates super-foreign ministry, names junior ministers

A day after winning a vote of confidence in his new cabinet the National Assembly, France’s new Prime Minister Manuel Valls completed his government, appointing 14 junior ministers and ...
Digital Economy Minister Fleur Pellerin visits the AppGratis company in Paris
08/12/2013 - France

France to tackle internet sexism

France's digital watchdog has been charged with tackling sexism online.
"Lets wipe racism off our streets!" a Licra poster
11/06/2013 - France

French government backs first-ever anti-racist app

The French government has backed the first-ever anti-racist app for smartphones.
24/03/2013 - France - South Korea

Korean-born French minister begins highly symbolic trip to land of her birth

The French Minister Fleur Pellerin has begun a highly anticipated visit to South Korea, the first time she has visited the country of her birth since being adopted as a child.

22/03/2013 - France - South Korea - Japan

South Korean-born French minister visits Seoul for first time since adoption

French Digital Economy Minister Fleur Pellerin visits the land of her birth on Saturday, the first time she has been to South Korea since she was adopted by a French couple at the age of six months.