PARIS (Reuters) - Former French prime minister Francois Fillon, whose bid for the presidency this year was derailed by scandal, will join French investment firm Tikehau Capital as a partner, the company said on Tuesday.
French President Emmanuel Macron is pushing for tighter European rules to protect workers in France and other prosperous countries in Western Europe from cheaper labor stemming from the continent's east. … Click to Continue »
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron will travel to Athens next month to send a message to fellow euro zone leaders about the need to strengthen the currency union, at a time when Greece is emerging from years of economic crisis, French officials said.
The French government will begin Tuesday a final round of talks with trade unions and employer groups on liberalising the country's strict labour laws, taking President Emmanuel Macron a step closer to implementing one of his signature reforms. Show More Summary
Brigitte Macron has become the first French president's wife with a clear official role after the Elysée Palace published a "transparency charter" outlining her function. However, the charter stopped short of granting presidentShow More Summary
France’s President Emmanuel Macron passes the milestone of 100 days in office on Monday, taking his May 14 inauguration as day one, and Monday as day 100. The 39-year-old, the youngest ever French president, unleashed a wave of liberal hope across the western world when his won on a centrist...
The French president didn't get much of a honeymoon at home.
A new Le Figaro poll in France finds that just 36% of French citizens approve of President Emmanuel Macron after 100 days in office.
The French presidency said Monday that Brigitte Macron, the wife of President Emmanuel Macron, would have a official role representing France but would not be paid or have her own budget or staff.
The new charter defining her role was published Monday.
The French presidency said Monday that Brigitte Macron, the wife of President Emmanuel Macron, would have a official role representing France but would not be paid or have her own budget or staff. A proposal by Macron during campaigning...Show More Summary
French press laments events in Spain as the hunt for the young van driver behind Catalonia terrorist attacks spreads across Europe. Meanwhile, President Macron faces a decisive ten days to get his labour reform right as boiling union anger looms.
The French First Lady opens up about her relationship with her younger husband, the president of France.
Unlike some previous French presidents, Emmanuel Macron demanded privacy while on vacation. However, this didn’t prevent a paparazzi photographer to stalk him around Marseillee. He even entered the president’s private property to take...Show More Summary
Jay Nordlinger and David French have both written in recent days against those conservatives who “call balls and strikes,” praising and criticizing President Trump when they think each is warranted. Jay says this stance “misses the moral...Show More Summary
France’s President’s wife Brigitte Macron spurred conversation when her husband Emmanuel Macron won the French presidency, thanks to their age difference: she’s 24 years his senior. But now, she’s speaking frankly about the importance of the relationship that has launched her onto the global stage. “There are times in your life where you need to…
The wife of French President Emmanuel Macron has said she will adopt the role of first lady, but only in an informal capacity after opposition to plans to give her an official status. Speaking to Elle magazine in her first interviewShow More Summary
Finance is said to be a young person’s game, and the bankers, financiers, and founders on this year’s Fortune 40 under 40 list prove just that. This year's version of the annual list was led by the recently elected French president Emmanuel...Show More Summary
French President Emmanuel Macron is offering his support to anti-racism protesters in what he described a collective, historic battle against intolerance. Macron, in his first public comments about the weekend's … Click to Continue ...