By Laurence Frost PARIS (Reuters) - PSA Peugeot Citroen said on Friday it had chosen a French factory over a rival Spanish plant to expand engine production, prompting a visit by President Francois Hollande to highlight a bright spot in France's gloomy labor market. Show More Summary
This is truly tragic. A Germanwings Airbus A320 has reportedly crashed in the Alps in southern France, and according to French President Francois Hollande, there are "apparently no survivors." On board were 144 passengers, two of whom were babies, and six crew members. The plane crashed in a remote part, and not many details are available [...]
A Germanwings Airbus — a subsidiary of Lufthansa –traveling between Barcelona, Spain and Dusseldorf, Germany has crashed in the French Alps. French President Francois Hollande said they do not expect any survivors from the crash of Germanwings...Show More Summary
A Germanwings A320 has crashed in southern France and there are no survivors, according to French officials. Germanwings is an economy airline owned by Lufthansa. ABC News reports: President Francois Hollande said there are "apparently no survivors." The passenger jet,...
In local French elections over the weekend, Conservatives Hold Off National Front while PS, the party of president Francois Hollande finished a distant third. France's centre-right UMP party and its allies have taken first place in the...Show More Summary
When France faced the horrors of the attacks on Charlie Hebdo and on a Jewish Supermarket in Paris in January this year, President Francois Hollande not only showed presence at the scenes of violence he further invited other heads of government to march with him and the French people in unity against terrorism. Show More Summary
Three quarters of French citizens are unhappy with President Francois Hollande and Prime Minister Manuel Valls, French Institute of Public Opinion (IFOP) reports.
According to French President Francois Hollande’s website, government-declared terrorist threat level in France remains "high" two months after Islamist gunmen shot and killed over a dozen people in Paris.
A telephone conference between Russian President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, French President Francois Hollande, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel is scheduled for 19:00 GMT.
PARIS (AP) — French president Francois Hollande said that the country must offer its protection and affection to the Jewish community as anti-Semitism is on the rise in France. "Jewish are at home in France, it's the anti-Semites who...Show More Summary
No-Confidence Vote in France FailsFrench President Francois Hollande took an unusual step on Tuesday of passing a law by decree, with no parliamentary vote.Article 49.3 of the French constitution allows that, but doing so runs the risk...Show More Summary
Sean Penn is dapper as he suits up to attend a meeting with the French president Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace on Thursday morning (February 19) in Paris, France. The 54-year-old actor and director, who is also the CEO and founder of the J/P Haitian Relief Organization, met with Francois to discuss his charitable [...]
Hollande Risks Vote of ConfidenceFrench President Francois Hollande took an unusual step today of passing law by decree, with no parliamentary vote. Article 49.3 of the French constitution allows that, but doing so runs the risk of a...Show More Summary
During one hour at the World Economic Forum's 2015 Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, I found myself engaged in a conversation with French President Francois Hollande. I was sharing with him my views on how including diversity within...Show More Summary
Hundreds of graves have been vandalized at a Jewish cemetery in eastern France in what President Francois Hollande calls an "odious and barbaric" anti-Semitic act against French values. The vandalism comes at a time of growing insecurity among French Jews and amid general religious tensions in Europe, after Islamic radicals...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, accompanied by French President Francois Hollande, met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Feb. 6. Then she met with U.S. President Barack Obama on Feb. 9.
``... perhaps most significantly is France's continued apparent pivot towards Russia... Following Francois Hollande's calls for greater autonomy for Eastern Ukraine, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has come out in apparent support...Show More Summary
Good mornin’! International Politics Overall - French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel went to Moscow to announce a summit featuring Russia on the events in the Ukraine - What about NATO you might say? Well, it will be bolstered in eastern Europe. - Outgoing U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel: I am worried there will be division among NATO [...]
Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday to discuss the escalating fighting in eastern Ukraine. The French president and German chancellor traveled to Moscow a day after they went to Kiev to present a peace plan to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. Show More Summary
The leaders of France and Germany were carrying a new peace initiative to the Ukrainian and Russian capitals Thursday, amid a flurry of high-level diplomacy to end what French President Francois Hollande called a war on Europe's edge. See...Show More Summary