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10 reasons you should visit Malta in 2019

10 reasons you should visit Malta in 2019

Whether you’re interested in history, sports, food, art, doing business or learning something new, the Maltese Islands should be your next port of call – and this is why.

 
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'Do the viaduct': Why 2019 is a great year in France for public holidays

'Do the viaduct': Why 2019 is a great year in France for public holidays

Forget "doing the bridge", the dates for the France's public holidays means means 2019 is all about "doing the viaduct"

ESCP Europe’s hands-on business degree opens international doors

ESCP Europe’s hands-on business degree opens international doors

Business internships are more than just a practical way for business students to gain workplace skills and experience. They’re highly valued by future employers too, as recent graduates of prestigious business school ESCP Europe’s Bachelor in Management (BSc) programme are finding out.

 
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More than one million French women targeted by sexist comments

More than one million French women targeted by sexist comments

More than one million French women, or one woman in 20, are targets of sexist comments in public, according to a new report on sexism. *French language learner article.*

Why 2019 is a great year to live abroad

Why 2019 is a great year to live abroad

Around 50 million people live outside their native countries, enticed by the many benefits of expatriation. Such an upheaval isn’t without its challenges but as we approach 2019, an expat survey* suggests there’s never been a better time to live abroad.

 
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Gilets Jaunes: Is the backlash under way?

Gilets Jaunes: Is the backlash under way?

After ten weeks of protests, a large number of French people remain tolerant of the 'yellow vests', but could the backlash be under way? Columnist John Lichfield explores.

Exchanging your British driving licence for a French one: What you need to know
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Exchanging your British driving licence for a French one: What you need to know

Exchanging your driving licence for French one has quickly become an urgent issue for Brits living in France.

Why has France's birth rate dropped for a fourth year in a row?

Why has France's birth rate dropped for a fourth year in a row?

France has maintained its crown as Europe's most fertile country but that could soon be a thing of the past.

Q&A on France's yellow vests: Why are they still protesting and who is to blame for the violence?

Q&A on France's yellow vests: Why are they still protesting and who is to blame for the violence?

Our columnist and veteran France correspondent John Lichfield answers some questions from readers about the ongoing 'yellow vest' movement including a look at where it will all end.

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 QUIZ: What happened in France in 2018? - Round Five

QUIZ: What happened in France in 2018? - Round Five

How well have you followed the news in France in 2018? Test your knowledge of the big events that took place over the year in our quiz over. Here's the fifth and final round.

Why French high school students are also out on the streets

Why French high school students are also out on the streets

The 'yellow vests' might be getting most of the coverage but they aren't the only ones protesting in France at the moment, with French high school students jumping on the bandwagon to vent grievances of their own.

French Expression of the Day: faire la grasse matinée

French Expression of the Day: faire la grasse matinée

Do yourself a favor and fais la grasse matinée this weekend, your body will thank you for it.

Five quick tips for finding a job in France (from an expert)

Five quick tips for finding a job in France (from an expert)

Finding a job in France can be tough but there are a few rules you can follow that will help you land that perfect role. Founder of the Mister Bilingue employment agency Ludovic Martin tells us his five top tips for job hunting in France.

What can you rent for a budget of €600 a month in cities across France?

What can you rent for a budget of €600 a month in cities across France?

The size of the apartment you can rent for your money in France depends hugely on which city you live in. Here's a look at what you can get for your money.

The language you'll need for a Christmas in France

The language you'll need for a Christmas in France

If you're in France for the festive season then there are few words, phrases and expressions that will come in handy. Joyeux Noël is a decent start.

France to 'accelerate preparations for no-deal Brexit'

France to 'accelerate preparations for no-deal Brexit'

France is speeding up preparations for a "no deal" Brexit after the British parliament overwhelmingly rejected the agreement on the table.

Australians in France: How many are there and where do they live?
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Australians in France: How many are there and where do they live?

There are a few thousand Australians in France and probably a few more we don't know about. Here's where you're most likely to find them.

Myth or reality: A Parisian tells the truth about those Paris clichés

Myth or reality: A Parisian tells the truth about those Paris clichés

Paris comedian Julie Collas sets the record straight about a few of the clichés around Parisians and the city they inhabit.

15 towns in France that are perfect to visit in winter

15 towns in France that are perfect to visit in winter

Forget the big cities in France, winter offers the perfect opportunity to take in some of the country's many, many beautiful towns.

'A Prophet' creator takes on France's war in Algeria

'A Prophet' creator takes on France's war in Algeria

One of France's most celebrated screenwriters is taking on its biggest taboo, the bloody conflict in Algeria, in a new war film.