Articles Tagged 'france'

Thousands march against pension reform in Paris

by AFP
January 6, 2020

Paris (AFP) – Thousands of people demonstrated on Saturday against French President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed pension reforms which have sparked a month-long transport strike. Some… READ MORE

Paris police arrest scores amid strike over pension reform

PARIS (AP) — Paris police fired tear gas at demonstrators Thursday as the Eiffel Tower shut down, France’s high-speed trains came to a standstill and… READ MORE

France approves digital tax on American tech giants, defying US trade threat

by CNBC
July 12, 2019
France’s Senate approved a tax on the revenues of tech giants like Google, Amazon and Facebook on Thursday, defying a warning from the President Donald… READ MORE

Trump, Macron hail D-Day veterans at ceremony in Normandy


President Trump on Thursday joined French President Emmanuel Macron and other world leaders in Normandy to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion, offering… READ MORE

Le Monde Magazine creates controversy with ‘constructivist’ cover of Macron

French newspaper Le Monde faced huge criticism on Sunday after it published a highly provocative cover of French President Emmanuel Macron for its Saturday M… READ MORE

France protests: Fuel tax rises in 2019 budget dropped

Fuel tax rises which sparked weeks of violent protests in France have now been dropped from next year’s budget, the government has announced. The move… READ MORE

Ending tense weekend in France, Trump honors friendship ‘sealed in battle’

President Trump’s weekend in France turned events marking the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I into a diplomatic obstacle course. He weathered… READ MORE

France demands that a new digital tax on tech giants should come this year

by CNBC
November 6, 2018
France will not rest until its plan for an EU-wide digital tax gets approved before the end of the year, the country’s finance minister said… READ MORE

France seizes Iranian assets in retaliation for bomb plot

by Reuters
October 2, 2018
PARIS (Reuters) – France seized assets belonging to Iran’s intelligence services and two Iranian nationals in response to a June plot to attack an exiled… READ MORE

French lawmaker detained by police after a scuffle

PARIS (AP) – Police officials in France say a lawmaker has been detained after a fight with another politician. Two police officials said Friday that… READ MORE

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