Channel Tunnel train operator Eurostar saw sales surge in the first quarter, thanks to customers using their services for leisure.
Paris's luxury Ritz hotel, owed by Mohamed Al-Fayed, is set to close its doors to customers this summer for a €140 million renovation.
The main suspect in the murders of four people in the southern suburbs of Paris over five months was charged with murder on Monday and is being held in custody, prosecutors said.
French scientists said on Monday they have found evidence proving the stereotype that people who sport tattoos and piercings are heavier drinkers.
France's former right-wing president Jacques Chirac will vote for the Socialists' Francois Hollande in Sunday's first-round presidential vote, a newspaper Tuesday quoted a source close to him as saying.