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The Star
France's armed forces chief resigns over Macron budget cutswhen I am being had." Macron had gone public with his rebuke. "I have made com
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
when I am being had." Macron had gone public with his rebuke. "I have made commitments, I am your boss," he said in a speech to dozens of top army officers and their families. (Writing by Andrew Callus; Editing by Leigh Thomas and Sudip Kar-G... Read more
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Swissinfo
France's armed forces chief resigns over Macron budget cutswhen I am being had." Macron had gone public with his rebuke. "I have made com
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
when I am being had." Macron had gone public with his rebuke. "I have made commitments, I am your boss," he said in a speech to dozens of top army officers and their families. (Writing by Andrew Callus; Editing by Leigh Thomas and Sudip Kar-G... Read more
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Reuters
Accommodative monetary policy still needed: ECB's Villeroyfor our accommodative monetary policy," Villeroy said. "We are adapting its in
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
for our accommodative monetary policy," Villeroy said. "We are adapting its intensity depending on the economic situation and progress towards the target," Villeroy added. Reporting by Yann Le Guernigou and Leigh Thomas; Editing by Andrew... Read more
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Reuters
France's armed forces chief resigns over Macron budget cutswhen I am being had." Macron had gone public with his rebuke. "I have made com
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
when I am being had." Macron had gone public with his rebuke. "I have made commitments, I am your boss," he said in a speech to dozens of top army officers and their families. Writing by Andrew Callus; Editing by Leigh Thomas and Sudip Ka... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
France's armed forces chief resigns over Macron budget cutspeople, today and tomorrow, and to sustain the aims of our country," he said.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
people, today and tomorrow, and to sustain the aims of our country," he said. He said that as a result he had tendered his resignation to Macron and that it had been accepted. (Reporting by Andrew Callus; Editing by Leigh Thomas)Source:... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump says 'something could happen' on climate accordwarnings that he would be greeted by mass protests. An Elabe poll showed that
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
warnings that he would be greeted by mass protests. An Elabe poll showed that 59 percent of French people approved of Macron's decision to invite Trump. (Additional reporting by Michel Rose, Leigh Thomas and Andrew Callus; Editing by Mark Heinr... Read more
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8d
Swissinfo
Defence, euro zone centre stage for Franco-German alliance as Brexit loomstax avoidance by the industry's big players and organising finance for start-up
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
tax avoidance by the industry's big players and organising finance for start-ups and cyber security to be prepared for the EU digital summit taking place at the end of September. (Writing by Leigh Thomas and Andrew Callus; Editing by Alison Willia... Read more
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8d
Reuters
France and Germany to develop new European fighter jet: documentwhereas many defense analysts say there is room for only one combat plane in fu
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
whereas many defense analysts say there is room for only one combat plane in future because of budget pressures and huge development costs. Reporting by Jean-Baptiste Vey, Michel Rose and Tim Hepher; writing by Leigh Thomas; editing by Richard L... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
France and Germany to develop new European fighter jet - documentanalysts say there is room for only one combat plane in future because of budge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
analysts say there is room for only one combat plane in future because of budget pressures and huge development costs. (Reporting by Jean-Baptiste Vey, Michel Rose and Tim Hepher; writing by Leigh Thomas; editing by Richard Lough)Source:... Read more
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The Star
France and Germany to develop new European fighter jet - documentmany defence analysts say there is room for only one combat plane in future bec
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
many defence analysts say there is room for only one combat plane in future because of budget pressures and huge development costs. (Reporting by Jean-Baptiste Vey, Michel Rose and Tim Hepher; writing by Leigh Thomas; editing by Rich... Read more
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8d
Reuters
France, Germany eye tax convergence as ministers meet in ParisPhilippe added. Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday that the Europe
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
Philippe added. Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday that the European Union had to ensure big U.S. internet companies such as Google paid their share of taxes. Reporting by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Richard Lough and Aliso... Read more
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8d
The Star
U.S President Trump arrives in France on two-day visita Reuters reporter said. Trump is in France to take part in Bastille Day celeb
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
a Reuters reporter said. Trump is in France to take part in Bastille Day celebrations and commemorations of the entry 100 years ago of U.S. troops into World War One. (Reporting by Ayesha Rascoe; Writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Sudip Kar-Gu... Read more
8d
Reuters
President Trump arrives in France on two-day visita Reuters reporter said. Trump is in France to take part in Bastille Day celeb
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
a Reuters reporter said. Trump is in France to take part in Bastille Day celebrations and commemorations of the entry 100 years ago of U.S. troops into World War One. Reporting by Ayesha Rascoe; Writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Sudip Kar... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
JP Morgan CEO says ops could be in several EU countries post-BrexitDimon said during a banking conference in Paris. "But the people could be in P
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
Dimon said during a banking conference in Paris. "But the people could be in Paris, or Netherlands or Madrid...We haven't decided yet, we are here to talk to people," Dimon added. (Reporting by Leigh Thomas and Maya Nikolaeva)Sour... Read more
11d
Reuters
France rows back on tax cut delay as labor reform debate openswill be stronger this year than the 1.5 percent that the budget is based on. Th
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
will be stronger this year than the 1.5 percent that the budget is based on. The Bank of France raised its forecast last week to 1.6 percent from 1.4 percent after recently strong data. (writing by Leigh Thomas Editing by Andrew Callus/Jeremy Gaun... Read more
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11d
The Star
No talks on French/German mergers at this week's summit - French presidential sourcesup networks rather than on any firm merger plans between German and French comp
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
up networks rather than on any firm merger plans between German and French companies. The French-German ministerial meeting is due to take place on July 13. (Reporting by Jean-Baptiste Vey; Writing by Sudip Kar-Gupta; Editing by Lei... Read more
11d
The Star
France to push ahead with tax cuts in 2018 after Macron overrules PMbusiness leaders have bridled at the proposed delay, warning that the country n
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
business leaders have bridled at the proposed delay, warning that the country needs urgent action on tax reform to restore competitiveness. (Reporting by Yann Le Guernigou; Writing by Laurence Frost; Editing by Andrew Callus and Le... Read more
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EuroNews
France to push ahead with tax cuts in 2018 after Macron overrules PMFrench business leaders have bridled at the proposed delay, warning that the co
EuroNews / Posted 11 days ago
French business leaders have bridled at the proposed delay, warning that the country needs urgent action on tax reform to restore competitiveness. (Reporting by Yann Le Guernigou; Writing by Laurence Frost; Editing by Andrew Callus and Leigh Tho... Read more
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12d
Reuters
At France's Davos, French bosses laud impact of new presidentBank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau told the conference on Sund
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau told the conference on Sunday. "We've already paid a heavy price for this kind of liability on the future." (Additional reporting by Gwenaelle Barzic and Leigh Thomas; Editing by Catherine E... Read more
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EuroNews
'Finance friendly' France scores late points in Brexit bank contestBy Leigh Thomas, Michel Rose and Gwénaëlle Barzic AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France (Reut
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
By Leigh Thomas, Michel Rose and Gwénaëlle Barzic AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France (Reuters) – A government push to make France more “finance-friendly” is raising Paris’ chances of attracting Brexit-fleeing banks from London although it is raising its game at... Read more
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EuroNews
Euronext CEO sees growing momentum for new stock listingsmillion euros ($4.10 million) in Webcast, a Dutch company specialised in profes
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
million euros ($4.10 million) in Webcast, a Dutch company specialised in professional webcast and webinar services. (Reporting by Mathieu Rosemain, Gwenaelle Barzic, Leigh Thomas; Additional reporting by Maya Nikolaeva; Editing by Elaine Hardcas... Read more
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Reuters
Euronext CEO sees growing momentum for new stock listingsmillion) in Webcast, a Dutch company specialized in professional webcast and we
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
million) in Webcast, a Dutch company specialized in professional webcast and webinar services. ($1 = 0.8772 euros) (Reporting by Mathieu Rosemain, Gwenaelle Barzic, Leigh Thomas; Additional reporting by Maya Nikolaeva; Editing by Elaine Hardcas... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Euronext CEO sees growing momentum for new stock listingsa Dutch company specialized in professional webcast and webinar services. (US$
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
a Dutch company specialized in professional webcast and webinar services. (US$1 = 0.8772 euros) (Reporting by Mathieu Rosemain, Gwenaelle Barzic, Leigh Thomas; Additional reporting by Maya Nikolaeva; Editing by Elaine Hardcastle)Source:... Read more
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EuroNews
French deficit pledge will help euro zone budget discussions - ECB's Coeurethe same time. “It’s because the ECB’s monetary policy is accommodative that we
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
the same time. “It’s because the ECB’s monetary policy is accommodative that we must without delay launch the transformation of our economy,” Le Maire said. (Reporting by Leigh Thomas and Michel Rose; Addditional reporting by Maya Nikolaeva in Par... Read more
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Reuters
Cheap credit not fuelling German real estate bubble for now- central bankerlow unemployment and low borrowing costs. Buch said that the Bundesbank was ge
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
low unemployment and low borrowing costs. Buch said that the Bundesbank was generally concerned about low interest rates spurring risk taking at a time when asset valuations are already high. (Reporting by Leigh Thomas; editing by John Stonestr... Read more
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Reuters
French PM says to cut tax burden by 7 billion euros as of 2018euros by reining in spending and implementing the president's commitments coher
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
euros by reining in spending and implementing the president's commitments coherently and over time starting with the 2018 budget bill," Philippe said. ($1 = 0.8772 euros) (Reporting by Caroline Pailliez and Maya Nikolaeva; Editing by Leigh Th... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cheap credit not fuelling German real estate bubble for now- central bankerand low borrowing costs. Buch said that the Bundesbank was generally concerned
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
and low borrowing costs. Buch said that the Bundesbank was generally concerned about low interest rates spurring risk taking at a time when asset valuations are already high. (Reporting by Leigh Thomas; editing by John Stonestreet)Source: R... Read more
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Reuters
Total CEO: 'I don't have to choose' between Qatar and rivalsof U.S. sanctions against Iran under President Donald Trump, Pouyanne said Tota
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
of U.S. sanctions against Iran under President Donald Trump, Pouyanne said Total's deal was in compliance with current international rules. "If those rules change we will have to adapt," he added. (Reporting by Michel Rose; Editing by Leigh Tho... Read more
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Reuters
France to start selling down stakes in public companies from Septand research projects, to be financed by selling down shares in companies in wh
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
and research projects, to be financed by selling down shares in companies in which the state owns a minority stake and by dividends from state-owned shares. (Reporting by Jean-Baptiste Vey; Writing by Richard Lough; Editing by... Read more
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EuroNews
French central bank chief warns of sovereign debt risk By Leigh Thomas PARIS (Reuters) – France’s new government must lose no time r
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
By Leigh Thomas PARIS (Reuters) – France’s new government must lose no time reining in its budget deficit, the central bank governor said on Thursday, warning that rising interest rates could... Read more
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Swissinfo
Eight wounded in shooting near French mosque - sourceone was injured. France is on high security alert following a series of milita
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
one was injured. France is on high security alert following a series of militant attacks in recent years. (Reporting by Jean-Francois Rosnoblet; Additional reporting by Pierre-Henri Andre in Paris; Writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Sandra M... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Eight wounded in shooting near French mosqueis on high security alert following a series of militant attacks in recent year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
is on high security alert following a series of militant attacks in recent years. (Reporting by Jean-Francois Rosnoblet; Additional reporting by Pierre-Henri Andre in Paris; Writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Sandra Maler)... Read more
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The Star
Eight wounded in shooting near French mosqueone was injured. France is on high security alert following a series of milita
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
one was injured. France is on high security alert following a series of militant attacks in recent years. (Reporting by Jean-Francois Rosnoblet; Additional reporting by Pierre-Henri Andre in Paris; Writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Sandra M... Read more
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EuroNews
Militant video purports to show westerners held in Malito launch a new multi-national force at the meeting. (Reporting by Mohamed el
EuroNews / Posted 19 days ago
to launch a new multi-national force at the meeting. (Reporting by Mohamed el Sherif, Additional reporting by Harry Pearl in Sydney, Sophie Louet in Paris and John Revill in Zurich, writing by Leigh Thomas in Paris; Editing by Andr... Read more
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Swissinfo
Militant video purports to show westerners held in Malito launch a new multi-national force at the meeting. (Reporting by Mohamed el
Swissinfo / Posted 19 days ago
to launch a new multi-national force at the meeting. (Reporting by Mohamed el Sherif, Additional reporting by Harry Pearl in Sydney, Sophie Louet in Paris and John Revill in Zurich, writing by Leigh Thomas in Paris; Editing by Andr... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Militant video purports to show westerners held in Malia new multi-national force at the meeting. (Reporting by Mohamed el Sherif, Ad
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
a new multi-national force at the meeting. (Reporting by Mohamed el Sherif, Additional reporting by Harry Pearl in Sydney, Sophie Louet in Paris and John Revill in Zurich, writing by Leigh Thomas in Paris; Editing by Andrew Heavens)Source: R... Read more
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The Star
Militant video purports to show westerners held in Malito launch a new multi-national force at the meeting. (Reporting by Mohamed el
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
to launch a new multi-national force at the meeting. (Reporting by Mohamed el Sherif, Additional reporting by Harry Pearl in Sydney, Sophie Louet in Paris and John Revill in Zurich, writing by Leigh Thomas in Paris; Editing by Andr... Read more
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Swissinfo
Tanker and cargo ship collide in Channel, no injuries, spills reportedand Coastguard Agency said the Huayang Endeavour was on route to Lagos in Niger
Swissinfo / Posted 20 days ago
and Coastguard Agency said the Huayang Endeavour was on route to Lagos in Nigeria and the Seafrontier was heading to Puerto Barrios in Guatemala. (Reporting by Pierre Savary; Writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Andrew Heavens and Hel... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tanker and cargo carrier collide in Channel, no injuries reporteda statement. The Channel between Britain and France is one of the busiest ship
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
a statement. The Channel between Britain and France is one of the busiest shipping corridors in the world with about 500 vessels passing through per day. (Reporting by Pierre Savary; writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Andrew Heavens)Source: Reut... Read more
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The Star
Tanker and cargo carrier collide in Channel, no injuries reportedsaid in a statement. The Channel between Britain and France is one of the busi
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
said in a statement. The Channel between Britain and France is one of the busiest shipping corridors in the world with about 500 vessels passing through per day. (Reporting by Pierre Savary; writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Andre... Read more
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Swissinfo
Tanker and cargo carrier collide in Channel, no injuries reportedsaid in a statement. The Channel between Britain and France is one of the busi
Swissinfo / Posted 20 days ago
said in a statement. The Channel between Britain and France is one of the busiest shipping corridors in the world with about 500 vessels passing through per day. (Reporting by Pierre Savary; writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Andre... Read more
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Reuters
In New York, France promises English-law contracts after BrexitBank of France governor Christian Noyer told Reuters this week that banks from
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
Bank of France governor Christian Noyer told Reuters this week that banks from London had been quietly securing licenses to operate from Paris after Brexit. (Writing by Leigh Thomas and Michel Rose; Editing by Ingrid Melander and Janet L... Read more
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Swissinfo
French parliament opens in test for Macron's many novice lawmakersBy Leigh Thomas PARIS (Reuters) - France's new parliament will sit for the fir
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
By Leigh Thomas PARIS (Reuters) - France's new parliament will sit for the first time on Tuesday as rivals of President Emmanuel Macron questioned a lack of political experience among deputies of his majority-holding Republic on the Move(LREM)... Read more
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Reuters
Ubisoft founding family raises stake to ward off Vivendia deal. Ubisoft shares, which hit a record high earlier this week, were down 2
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
a deal. Ubisoft shares, which hit a record high earlier this week, were down 2.2 percent in early session trading although the stock is still up by around 50 percent since the start of 2017. (Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta; Editing by Leigh T... Read more
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Swissinfo
France's Macron taps newcomers for reshuffle as conservatives splitsector. At least for now," said Britain-based think-tank Eurointelligence. (Ad
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
sector. At least for now," said Britain-based think-tank Eurointelligence. (Additional reporting by Ingrid Melander, Jean-Baptiste Vey, Brian Love, Leigh Thomas and Richard Lough, Writing by Richard Lough and Andrew Callus; Editing by Mark Heinr... Read more
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The Star
France's Macron says four-way summit on Ukraine crisis to happen before G20newspapers. Macron said it was too early to give his views on the crisis, but
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
newspapers. Macron said it was too early to give his views on the crisis, but said it there was a duty to protect Europe and its allies in the region. "On this we will not give an inch," he said. (Reporting by John Irish; Editing by Leigh Th... Read more
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Reuters
France's Macron says sees no legitimate successor to Syria's Assadensuring the country did not become a failed state. His comments are in stark
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
ensuring the country did not become a failed state. His comments are in stark contrast to the previous French administration and echo Moscow's stance that there was no viable alternative to Assad. (Reporting by John Irish; Editing by Leigh Th... Read more
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The Star
French government resigns in post-election formalitygovernment's resignation was widely expected as a traditional formality after a
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
government's resignation was widely expected as a traditional formality after a legislative election on Sunday in which Macron's party won a commanding majority in parliament. (Reporting by Michel Rose; writing by Leigh Thomas; editing by John Iri... Read more
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Swissinfo
French government resigns in post-election formalitygovernment's resignation was widely expected as a traditional formality after a
Swissinfo / Posted 1 months ago
government's resignation was widely expected as a traditional formality after a legislative election on Sunday in which Macron's party won a commanding majority in parliament. (Reporting by Michel Rose; writing by Leigh Thomas; editing by John Iri... Read more
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Swissinfo
Car rams police van on Paris' Champs Elysees, driver deadweeks against the proposal that would enshrine in ordinary law measures current
Swissinfo / Posted 1 months ago
weeks against the proposal that would enshrine in ordinary law measures currently in place under the state of emergency. (Additional reporting by Ingrid Melander and Emmanuel Jarry; Writing by Leigh Thomas; Editing by Andrew Callus and Ralph Boult... Read more
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