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News Government General
August 28, 2020  

As virus rebounds in France, Macron bristles at border rules

Travelling to family gatherings and dance parties blamed for fuelling the recent rise in cases.

News Energy General
June 29, 2020  

Conflicting emotions as France shutters oldest nuclear plant

Germany has long called for the plant to be shut down

News Automotive Government General
May 28, 2020  

France deploys US$8.8B to rescue ailing car industry, focus on EVs

Consumers can get up to 12,000 euros from the government for buying an electric car.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 23, 2020  

France to put on hold digital tax plan, meet with US

Tax applies to the digital business of companies that have global revenues of over 750 million euros

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
October 8, 2019  

Investigators on site of France’s huge chemical plant fire

About 130 complaints have been filed mostly over potential health risks following the Sept. 26 fire.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 19, 2019  

France floats tariffs on US goods amid Airbus Boeing dispute

Europe is bracing for possible US sanctions over the plane subsidy issue.

News Chemicals General
August 13, 2019  

Paris streets near Notre Dame to be decontaminated from lead

Cleanup work inside Notre Dame, suspended last month for safety reasons, will resume next week.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 11, 2019  

France adopts pioneering tax on tech giants after US threat

Amounts to a 3% annual levy on French revenues exceeding US$28 million.

News Government General
April 16, 2019  

Canada joins new German-France ‘alliance’ that doesn’t include US

Chrystia Freeland offered Canada’s support for the Alliance for Multilateralism during a meeting of G7 foreign ministers in Dinard, France.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 8, 2019  

France to focus on gender equality at G7 summit

Plans a much narrower focus than Canada’s, hoping to make clear and concrete improvements in women’s lives.

News Government Manufacturing General
March 26, 2019  

China, European leaders agree to seek fairer trade rules

Chinese President Xi Jinping was in Paris.

News Government General
November 13, 2018  

Trump suggests France would have been defeated without US

Trump tweeted, “They were starting to learn German in Paris before the US came along.”

News Food & Beverage Government General
September 5, 2018  

UK, French in talks to prevent more scallop clashes

Last week, about 35 French boats confronted five British ones over fishing grounds.

News Food & Beverage Government General
August 29, 2018  

A scallop skirmish erupts between French, British boats

Every year sees problems between French and British fishermen over access to lucrative scallops, official says.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
June 7, 2018  

Trudeau, Macron brace for Trump ahead of G7 with meeting in Ottawa

The two talked strategy on how to handle the unpredictable US prez.