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29/01/2015

French press review 29 January 2015

"People start believing in the media again", a controversial package of reforms and concerns over Greece bailout dominate the front page stories of French dailies.

28/01/2015

French press review 28 January 2015

After two days of front pages dominated by slippery Greeks and unpaid debts, France’s editors have finally decided to vary our news intake.
22/01/2015 - France

Air France to shed hudreds more jobs

Air France has announced a new voluntary redundancies plan at a meeting with trade unions on Thursday. Ground staff and flight attendants at the French flag-carrier are targeted.

07/01/2015 - France

French press review 7 January 2015

Is France's far right rooting for a hard left victory in Greece's general election? Does unemployment drive many to suicide? Is France slipping down the economic league table?
In France the rate of deaths by suicide has increased with the unemployment rate, according to a study published on 5 January 2015.
06/01/2015 - FRANCE

Suicide rate increases with unemployment in France, study says

The number of deaths by suicide increases with the unemployment rate and about 600 suicides could be attributed to the rise of unemployment in France between 2008 and 2010, according to a study ...
26/12/2014

French press review 26 December 2014

The Pope's speech on Christmas day, goodish news from Ukraine, the 10 year-old anniversary of the Tsunami and as always a gloomy overview of the situation in France...
25/12/2014

French press review 25 December 2014

Why do we celebrate Christmas day on 25 December? Will the far-left become the ruling parties in Greece and in Spain? Will Ukraine finally join NATO?
Unemployment reached a new record in France with 3.488 million job-seekers at the end of November 2014.
24/12/2014 - FRANCE

France hits record unemployment high once again

Unemployment reached a new record in France with 3.488 million job-seekers at the end of November.
24/12/2014

French press review 24 December 2014

The Pope and his demand for a reform of the Catholic church, an almost non existent economic growth in France... Today's French newspapers aren't really getting into the Christmas spirit.
Four-day forum at Paris’s Grand Palais to 'bank on France'
05/12/2014 - On-the-spot France

Four-day forum at Paris’s Grand Palais to 'bank on France'

French morale is in the doldrums as the country struggles with a stagnant economy and record high unemployment. And foreign media have tended to rub salt in the wounds.
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