French president Francois has had enough of austerity but claims he "cannot do it alone". The Financial Times reports François Hollande goes on ‘offensive’ over stalled EU economy. François Hollande promised an “offensive” to bring “more...Show More Summary
French President Francois Hollande argued that the 17-nation eurozone should integrate more, calling for greater pooling in the long run of political and financial resources.
Hollande is – similar to many of his predecessors – apparently very concerned about keeping France's unique cultural heritage alive and kicking, even if that means he has to invent and/or raise a few more taxes here or there.
The bill is one of President Francois Hollande's signature pieces of legislation designed to overhaul the country's notoriously hidebound labor market.
French President Francois Hollande is defending the record of his first year in office. ||| Paris - French President Francois Hollande is defending the record of his first year in office and promising to unveil a 10-year plan to invest 20 billion euros ($26 billion) in infrastructure, digital technology and clean energy. Show More Summary
The majority of French people believe President Francois Hollande's government will fail to reduce record high unemployment. ||| Paris - An overwhelming majority of French people believe President Francois Hollande's government willShow More Summary
In a bid to "moralize" politics after the embarrassing revelation that France's top tax collector was himself dodging the tax man, President Francois Hollande ordered his entire cabinet -- 38 ministers -- to disclose their financial records. The results were posted online Monday evening.
Philippe Wojazer/AP Google CEO Eric Schmidt, left, and French President Francois Hollande sign an agreement at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Feb. 1. On Tuesday, more than a dozen technology companies filed a complaint against Google,...Show More Summary
When we said several months ago, that the French military incursion in Mali would have a hilarious, if sad ending, we didn't quite have this in mind but it will do. It turns out that after the French "liberation" of Mali, French president...Show More Summary
An investigation into offshore accounts has raised questions about French President Francois Hollande’s one-time campaign treasurer. ||| London - Millions of emails and leaked records from offshore tax havens have exposed the identities...Show More Summary
Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images French President Francois Hollande is seeking to impose a 75 percent tax on businesses that pay salaries of more than €1 million. PARIS -- France's revamped 75 percent super-tax on annual salaries above €1...Show More Summary
Bertrand Langlois, AFP/Getty Images French CEO Airbus Fabrice Bregier and Lion Air founder and president director Rusdi Kirana are applauded by France's President Francois Hollande. Lion Air, Indonesia's largest private carrier and one...Show More Summary
French President Francois Hollande is trying to fix the country's debt problems—but he's being foiled just a bit by his predecessor. French taxpayers spend $2.6 million a year, possibly more, on Nicolas Sarkozy's upkeep, Bloomberg reports. That's because former French presidents are entitled to an office, staff, and...
While the people of France voted for a wealth distributing tax-the-rich Socialist President, it appears Francois Hollande is not living up to his electorate's hope for change as his policies are increasingly seen as simply more of the...Show More Summary
Housing starts in France will fall to 280,000-300,000 in 2013, the lowest level in 50 years warns developer Nexity. The government wants 500,000 units per year. French president Francois Hollande thinks he knows the proper amount of houses that need to be built. Show More Summary
Evening Headlin es Bloomb er g: Hollande Hostility Fuels Charm Offensive to Show He’s No Sarkozy. President Francois Hollande, the most-unpopular French leader in more than 30 years, is struggling to show supporters he’s not dipping into predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy’s playbook to reverse an economic slump. Show More Summary
In the easy to see coming category (thanks to the socialist policies of French president Francois Hollande) French unemployment level hits 15-year high. Unemployment numbers in France rose by 43,000 in January to 3.16 million, an increase of 10.7 percent from last year, the labour ministry revealed on Tuesday. Show More Summary
``France will not introduce any further austerity measures this year but instead focus on spending cuts in 2014 to bring its deficit down to 3pc of GDP that year, French president Francois Hollande said on Saturday.'' -- How are spending cuts not austerity???
Yes, it is true, Francois Hollande went to Greece. Unfortunately, he had nothing of substance to offer the Greek people.
Last May, French President Francois Hollande reorganized the Elysee to create a new position, the Minister of Transforming Productivity (in French, Ministère du Redressement Productif). The goal was to make French industry more competitive and efficient. Show More Summary