Restructuring by French carmaker comes as Covid-19 crisis hits manufacturing
French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday ordered stringent restrictions on people’s movement to slow the spread of the coronavirus, and said the army would be drafted in to help move the sick to hospitals.
Benjamin Griveaux, who was standing for party of President Macron, lambasts ‘vile attacks’
President gives up automatic pension given to French leaders as union standoff continues
French trade unions crippled transport and gathered for mass protests on Tuesday, in a redoubled effort to force President Emmanuel Macron to ditch a planned pension reform by Christmas.
US president calls French leader’s comments ‘nasty’ and says Paris could leave alliance
U.S. President Donald Trump insisted on Sunday that he was getting along well with leaders at a G7 summit in France, but rifts emerged with his Western allies on issues ranging from his trade war with China to Iran, North Korea and Russia.
Boris Johnson is to meet Emmanuel Macron shortly, hours after the French president insisted reopening Brexit negotiations was "not an option".