British chain Marks and Spencer may close Paris stores after Brexit supply chaos

British chain Marks and Spencer may close Paris stores after Brexit supply chaos

The British retail chain Marks and Spencer is reported to be closing its Paris stores after Brexit-relayed supply problems lead to months of empty shelves.

France scales back economic support for Covid-hit businesses as aid bill hits €240 billion

France scales back economic support for Covid-hit businesses as aid bill hits €240 billion

The 6 challenges Emmanuel Macron faces as France returns to work

The 6 challenges Emmanuel Macron faces as France returns to work

Pension reform, investment, new jobs – Macron unveils France’s post-Covid recovery plan

Pension reform, investment, new jobs – Macron unveils France’s post-Covid recovery plan

French economy grows with surge in business activity as country reopens

French economy grows with surge in business activity as country reopens

Macron to restart discussions over France’s controversial pension reforms

Macron to restart discussions over France’s controversial pension reforms

EXPLAINED: Why you won’t find many discounts on books in France

EXPLAINED: Why you won’t find many discounts on books in France

‘It will be a difficult summer’: Six weeks after reopening, Paris shopkeepers face delayed sales and a lack of tourists

‘It will be a difficult summer’: Six weeks after reopening, Paris shopkeepers face delayed sales and a lack of tourists

France no longer has the highest taxes in the EU

France no longer has the highest taxes in the EU

French business climate at 14-year peak, says national statistics agency

French business climate at 14-year peak, says national statistics agency

France in line for €40 billion handout from EU’s €750 billion Covid recovery fund

France in line for €40 billion handout from EU’s €750 billion Covid recovery fund

‘Beginning of a new life’ – How France greeted the reopening gyms, pools and indoor dining

‘Beginning of a new life’ – How France greeted the reopening gyms, pools and indoor dining

Reader question: Do I have to go back to the office as France reopens?
FOR MEMBERS

Reader question: Do I have to go back to the office as France reopens?

‘Last threshold to get back to normality’ – French cafés and restaurants prepare to fully reopen

‘Last threshold to get back to normality’ – French cafés and restaurants prepare to fully reopen

France named most attractive country in Europe for foreign investment

France named most attractive country in Europe for foreign investment

Paris’ extended café terraces can become permanent, city hall rules

Paris’ extended café terraces can become permanent, city hall rules

Where in France can you get away from the crowds this summer?
FOR MEMBERS

Where in France can you get away from the crowds this summer?

ANALYSIS: How will the loss of British tourists affect France’s economy this summer?

ANALYSIS: How will the loss of British tourists affect France’s economy this summer?

France ends extended ‘winter truce’ on evictions

France ends extended ‘winter truce’ on evictions

France delays its summer sales period in order to help shop owners

France delays its summer sales period in order to help shop owners

Télétravail: What are the rules as French workers return to the office?
FOR MEMBERS

Télétravail: What are the rules as French workers return to the office?

France proposes banning free delivery of online shopping due to environmental impact

France proposes banning free delivery of online shopping due to environmental impact

Eurostar secures €290m rescue package to save it from bankruptcy

Eurostar secures €290m rescue package to save it from bankruptcy

‘Fully booked for a month’ – France’s bars and cafés prepare to reopen after six months of closure

‘Fully booked for a month’ – France’s bars and cafés prepare to reopen after six months of closure

Disneyland Paris announces reopening date in June

Disneyland Paris announces reopening date in June

’50 shades of holidays’: How France hopes to lure back tourists this summer

’50 shades of holidays’: How France hopes to lure back tourists this summer

Unemployment in France falls slightly despite the lockdown

Unemployment in France falls slightly despite the lockdown

Expanded café terraces to return to Paris this summer

Expanded café terraces to return to Paris this summer

‘Third of French wine production lost’ due to cold snap

‘Third of French wine production lost’ due to cold snap

The vocab you need to understand French taxes
FOR MEMBERS

The vocab you need to understand French taxes

Covid will cost France half a trillion euros in state aid and lost revenues, says government

Covid will cost France half a trillion euros in state aid and lost revenues, says government

EU authorises €4 billion bailout of Air France, despite Ryanair’s objections

EU authorises €4 billion bailout of Air France, despite Ryanair’s objections

France’s Finance Minister says national debt will rise as Covid-19 destroys rebound hopes

France’s Finance Minister says national debt will rise as Covid-19 destroys rebound hopes

France takes aim at Germany and other EU states for not ratifying Covid fund

France takes aim at Germany and other EU states for not ratifying Covid fund

Why Covid vaccines could send fuel prices soaring in France

Why Covid vaccines could send fuel prices soaring in France

How gender inequality remains high in French workplaces

How gender inequality remains high in French workplaces

‘The recession is behind us’ – French economy predicted to rebound after Covid slump

‘The recession is behind us’ – French economy predicted to rebound after Covid slump

‘Second best year in a decade’ – France remains popular to foreign investors despite Covid

‘Second best year in a decade’ – France remains popular to foreign investors despite Covid

‘Everything has stopped because of Covid’ – the social tsunami hitting Paris’ suburbs

‘Everything has stopped because of Covid’ – the social tsunami hitting Paris’ suburbs

‘A lifeline for small towns’ – France keeps building cinemas despite Covid

‘A lifeline for small towns’ – France keeps building cinemas despite Covid

Reader question: Is it illegal for my boss to contact me out-of-hours in France?
FOR MEMBERS

Reader question: Is it illegal for my boss to contact me out-of-hours in France?

France extends €900 help scheme for workers on short-term contracts

France extends €900 help scheme for workers on short-term contracts

French business leaders warn of severe hardship as nearly one in four self-employed people are still waiting for December grants

French business leaders warn of severe hardship as nearly one in four self-employed people are still waiting for December grants

French government confirms ski lifts to stay closed but says holidays ‘possible’

French government confirms ski lifts to stay closed but says holidays ‘possible’

Permits and visas: What are the post-Brexit rules for Brits wanting to work in France?
FOR MEMBERS

Permits and visas: What are the post-Brexit rules for Brits wanting to work in France?

Marks & Spencer shortages in Paris ‘just the beginning’ of Brexit, says French trade minister

Marks & Spencer shortages in Paris ‘just the beginning’ of Brexit, says French trade minister

‘Whole season a write-off’ – What next for France’s ski resorts?

‘Whole season a write-off’ – What next for France’s ski resorts?

Brexit sent 2,500 jobs and €170 billion assets to France, says French bank chief

Brexit sent 2,500 jobs and €170 billion assets to France, says French bank chief

How Trump’s tariffs on cognac hit a French success story

How Trump’s tariffs on cognac hit a French success story

Paris restaurant occupied by ‘anti-gentrification’ squatters wins legal battle

Paris restaurant occupied by ‘anti-gentrification’ squatters wins legal battle

French wine exporters hit by new 25% tariff from USA

French wine exporters hit by new 25% tariff from USA

Jewish restaurant in France files racism complaint against Deliveroo after couriers refused orders

Jewish restaurant in France files racism complaint against Deliveroo after couriers refused orders

Six reasons to visit Calais (apart from duty-free shopping)

Six reasons to visit Calais (apart from duty-free shopping)

Five reasons why 2020 was a good year for French start-up businesses

Five reasons why 2020 was a good year for French start-up businesses

French finance minister warns of job losses and bankruptcies in 2021

French finance minister warns of job losses and bankruptcies in 2021

Ski resorts in France to remain closed due to ‘steep rise in Covid-19 cases’

Ski resorts in France to remain closed due to ‘steep rise in Covid-19 cases’

French ski resorts to learn whether they can reopen

French ski resorts to learn whether they can reopen

Bars, restaurants and cinemas might not reopen in January, says French economy minister

Bars, restaurants and cinemas might not reopen in January, says French economy minister

Paris to Berlin in four hours: The plan for Europe’s ultra-rapid train network

Paris to Berlin in four hours: The plan for Europe’s ultra-rapid train network

Paris versus the provinces: How France’s tourist industry has changed

Paris versus the provinces: How France’s tourist industry has changed

REVEALED: Where in France has the lowest cost of living?
FOR MEMBERS

REVEALED: Where in France has the lowest cost of living?

What will going shopping be like in France after lockdown rules eased

What will going shopping be like in France after lockdown rules eased

IN NUMBERS: The ‘worrying’ scale of poverty in France in 2020

IN NUMBERS: The ‘worrying’ scale of poverty in France in 2020

French government assembles taskforce on how to pay off Covid-19 debt mountain

French government assembles taskforce on how to pay off Covid-19 debt mountain

French politicians join calls to boycott Amazon this Christmas

French politicians join calls to boycott Amazon this Christmas

From bargain wines to bike-sharing – locals reveal how to live cheaply in Paris

From bargain wines to bike-sharing – locals reveal how to live cheaply in Paris

Paris back on top as world’s most expensive city to live in

Paris back on top as world’s most expensive city to live in

French economy projected to shrink by 9-10 percent in 2020

French economy projected to shrink by 9-10 percent in 2020

French economic recovery programme risks being overtaken by new lockdown

French economic recovery programme risks being overtaken by new lockdown

Why the tabac is essential to life in France – even if you don’t smoke

Why the tabac is essential to life in France – even if you don’t smoke

France unveils big-spending budget to tackle Covid-shock and pledges no new taxes

France unveils big-spending budget to tackle Covid-shock and pledges no new taxes

Are Parisians really fleeing to the countryside since lockdown?

Are Parisians really fleeing to the countryside since lockdown?

French government delays launch of €100bn recovery plan

French government delays launch of €100bn recovery plan

France’s trade minister invites foreign workers to come and help ‘relaunch economy’

France’s trade minister invites foreign workers to come and help ‘relaunch economy’

Why some French resorts are busier than ever, despite travel bans and quarantines

Why some French resorts are busier than ever, despite travel bans and quarantines

Top French bank reports €1 billion losses due to pandemic

Top French bank reports €1 billion losses due to pandemic

France reveals first measures to combat climate change

France reveals first measures to combat climate change

Disneyland Paris to begin ‘phased reopening’ in July

Disneyland Paris to begin ‘phased reopening’ in July

As Paris cafés reopen, owners ask ‘will the customers come back?’

As Paris cafés reopen, owners ask ‘will the customers come back?’

What are the best paying jobs in France?

What are the best paying jobs in France?

French government creates €15 billion bailout for aviation industry

French government creates €15 billion bailout for aviation industry

French winemakers to turn unsold wine into hand sanitiser

French winemakers to turn unsold wine into hand sanitiser

French workers to get €38 restaurant vouchers

French workers to get €38 restaurant vouchers

‘Not catastrophic’ – France’s summer sales enter final day

‘Not catastrophic’ – France’s summer sales enter final day

France overtakes UK and Germany to claim foreign investment crown

France overtakes UK and Germany to claim foreign investment crown

US imports of French wine plummet as tariffs hit

US imports of French wine plummet as tariffs hit

French Days are back after lockdown – but what are they?

French Days are back after lockdown – but what are they?

The French shops that will be accepting crypto currencies from next year

The French shops that will be accepting crypto currencies from next year

French airline goes bust after multi-million euro losses

French airline goes bust after multi-million euro losses

France daily dilemmas: Should French shops stay closed on a Sunday?

France daily dilemmas: Should French shops stay closed on a Sunday?

French winemakers face anxious wait over US tariffs threat

French winemakers face anxious wait over US tariffs threat

France’s unemployment rate falls again to new 10-year low

France’s unemployment rate falls again to new 10-year low

Growth of French economy slows in blow for Macron

Growth of French economy slows in blow for Macron

‘Yellow vest’ spending leads to ‘worrying’ debt levels in France say auditors

‘Yellow vest’ spending leads to ‘worrying’ debt levels in France say auditors

IMF urges France to step up spending reforms to rein in debt

IMF urges France to step up spending reforms to rein in debt

What you need to know about the 2019 Paris marathon

What you need to know about the 2019 Paris marathon

In Pictures: Plans to build an ice rink around Paris’ iconic Arc de Triomphe

In Pictures: Plans to build an ice rink around Paris’ iconic Arc de Triomphe

Five ways France must improve its economy, according to the experts

Five ways France must improve its economy, according to the experts

French economy gets boost as budget deficit sinks to 12-year low

French economy gets boost as budget deficit sinks to 12-year low

Paris tops ranking of world’s most expensive cities to live for the first time

Paris tops ranking of world’s most expensive cities to live for the first time

France given boost as economy rebounds after weak start to the year

France given boost as economy rebounds after weak start to the year

France awaits results from Macron’s pro-business push

France awaits results from Macron’s pro-business push

‘Clearance sale’: French MPs give lift off to privatisation of Paris airports

‘Clearance sale’: French MPs give lift off to privatisation of Paris airports

World unprepared for next financial crisis: ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn

World unprepared for next financial crisis: ex-IMF chief Strauss-Kahn

French unemployment dropping too slowly for Macron government

French unemployment dropping too slowly for Macron government

Cashing out: France mulls ditching one and two centime coins

Cashing out: France mulls ditching one and two centime coins

French economic growth to ‘fall sharply in 2018’

French economic growth to ‘fall sharply in 2018’

France spends ‘crazy amount of dough’ on social security, Macron says

France spends ‘crazy amount of dough’ on social security, Macron says

‘Merci Brexit’: Paris overtakes London as ‘most attractive European capital’

‘Merci Brexit’: Paris overtakes London as ‘most attractive European capital’

Takeaways and 4pm happy hour: How French restaurants are coping with curfew

Takeaways and 4pm happy hour: How French restaurants are coping with curfew

Lap of luxury: France’s richest add billions to their wealth from luxury goods

Lap of luxury: France’s richest add billions to their wealth from luxury goods

France revises economic growth upwards in boost for Macron

France revises economic growth upwards in boost for Macron

French economy: Growth slips despite Macron’s pro-business push

French economy: Growth slips despite Macron’s pro-business push

France extends Covid-19 anti-poverty scheme to include young people

France extends Covid-19 anti-poverty scheme to include young people

Foreign investment in France hits 10-year high

Foreign investment in France hits 10-year high

France given boost as economy grows faster than expected

France given boost as economy grows faster than expected

Macron praised as French economy goes from strength to strength

Macron praised as French economy goes from strength to strength

Boost for France as economy clocks up fastest growth in 10 years

Boost for France as economy clocks up fastest growth in 10 years

France’s Macron ‘must show example’ on deficit: EU commissioner

France’s Macron ‘must show example’ on deficit: EU commissioner

France retains AA debt rating: Fitch

France retains AA debt rating: Fitch

French minister urges Germany to invest more in the EU

French minister urges Germany to invest more in the EU

Make reforms while sun shines on world economy: Lagarde

Make reforms while sun shines on world economy: Lagarde

Growth spurt: French economy to keep expanding in 2018

Growth spurt: French economy to keep expanding in 2018

France plans spring sell-off with raft of privatisations

France plans spring sell-off with raft of privatisations

EXPLAINED: The economic help schemes that businesses and the self-employed in France can now benefit from

EXPLAINED: The economic help schemes that businesses and the self-employed in France can now benefit from

France still vice-champion of the world when it comes to high taxes

France still vice-champion of the world when it comes to high taxes

‘We’re more responsible now’: France dismisses EU worries over Macron’s budget

‘We’re more responsible now’: France dismisses EU worries over Macron’s budget

Business confidence in France hits near 10-year high

Business confidence in France hits near 10-year high

EU piles pressure on Macron after sounding alarm over 2018 budget

EU piles pressure on Macron after sounding alarm over 2018 budget

Paris wins bid to host EU banking agency post-Brexit

Paris wins bid to host EU banking agency post-Brexit

France hikes taxes on big companies to meet deficit goal

France hikes taxes on big companies to meet deficit goal

French economy outpaces Britain as recovery is confirmed

French economy outpaces Britain as recovery is confirmed

On the up: French economy heads for fastest growth in six years

On the up: French economy heads for fastest growth in six years

‘Hero to the rich’: Macron cuts taxes for France’s most wealthy in first budget

‘Hero to the rich’: Macron cuts taxes for France’s most wealthy in first budget

How France will invest €57 billion to modernize economy

How France will invest €57 billion to modernize economy

Standard of living in France still below 2008 levels

Standard of living in France still below 2008 levels

French wine production set to plummet by a fifth this year

French wine production set to plummet by a fifth this year

French economy expands but business investment drops

French economy expands but business investment drops

IMF hails ‘ambitious’ French reforms under Macron

IMF hails ‘ambitious’ French reforms under Macron

France vows to make €4.5 billion savings without hitting services or raising taxes

France vows to make €4.5 billion savings without hitting services or raising taxes

France ‘far off course’ in efforts to hit deficit targets

France ‘far off course’ in efforts to hit deficit targets

Why are the French feeling more optimistic than they have in a decade?

Why are the French feeling more optimistic than they have in a decade?

French private sector growth hits six-year high: survey

French private sector growth hits six-year high: survey

French optimistic about future as consumer confidence hits 10-year high

French optimistic about future as consumer confidence hits 10-year high

French unemployment falls for third month in a row

French unemployment falls for third month in a row

France blames Brexit as economy looks set to suffer

France blames Brexit as economy looks set to suffer

OPINION: ‘France is facing an emergency, the next election is decisive’

OPINION: ‘France is facing an emergency, the next election is decisive’

France to dodge recession but outlook looks less rosy

France to dodge recession but outlook looks less rosy

French bosses take to mopeds in ‘anti-gloom’ demo

French bosses take to mopeds in ‘anti-gloom’ demo

Hopes hit as France reports ‘disappointing’ zero growth

Hopes hit as France reports ‘disappointing’ zero growth

France publishes charter on gender-neutral toys for children

France publishes charter on gender-neutral toys for children

French economy hit by drop in consumer prices

French economy hit by drop in consumer prices

Foreign investment rises in all of Europe except France

Foreign investment rises in all of Europe except France

‘Uber’s victory over taxis is sign of progress in France’

‘Uber’s victory over taxis is sign of progress in France’

French economy sees fastest growth in years

French economy sees fastest growth in years

15 beautiful sites to visit in France before the world finds out
FOR MEMBERS

15 beautiful sites to visit in France before the world finds out

France is ‘Europe’s most innovative country’

France is ‘Europe’s most innovative country’

France runs out of cash until end of the year

France runs out of cash until end of the year

French industry workers cheaper than Germans

French industry workers cheaper than Germans

French tax cheats to boost budget by €2.4 bn

French tax cheats to boost budget by €2.4 bn

Paris ‘scared’ by Berlin over economic policy

Paris ‘scared’ by Berlin over economic policy

French economy stalls as Germany sees growth

French economy stalls as Germany sees growth

Restaurants in Paris fear for their livelihoods as Covid-19 closure decision looms

Restaurants in Paris fear for their livelihoods as Covid-19 closure decision looms

As it happened: EU urges Greece ‘yes’ vote

As it happened: EU urges Greece ‘yes’ vote

Piketty: Franco-German plan misses real issue

Piketty: Franco-German plan misses real issue

France beats Germany as growth hits two-year high

France beats Germany as growth hits two-year high

France’s Piketty backs Miliband… not Hollande

France’s Piketty backs Miliband… not Hollande

French consumer morale the highest in five years

French consumer morale the highest in five years

France ‘gifted’ but needs to stop ‘loafing around’

France ‘gifted’ but needs to stop ‘loafing around’

France cuts long-term growth forecasts

France cuts long-term growth forecasts

Hollande says economy ‘is starting up again’

Hollande says economy ‘is starting up again’

France must simplify life to save economy: OECD

France must simplify life to save economy: OECD

French economy remains mired in deflation

French economy remains mired in deflation

French economy hit by negative inflation

French economy hit by negative inflation

French PM skips MPs’ vote to save key reforms

French PM skips MPs’ vote to save key reforms

France optimistic despite meagre growth figures

France optimistic despite meagre growth figures

Bid to ‘unblock’ economy goes before French MPs

Bid to ‘unblock’ economy goes before French MPs

France bond yields hit fresh historic lows

France bond yields hit fresh historic lows

French economy to lift in 2015, but not jobs

French economy to lift in 2015, but not jobs

Ten ways France aims to open up its economy

Ten ways France aims to open up its economy

Paris warns Berlin: ‘You’re helping Le Pen’

Paris warns Berlin: ‘You’re helping Le Pen’

France wants to open for more Sunday shopping

France wants to open for more Sunday shopping

Nobel economist urges France to follow Sweden

Nobel economist urges France to follow Sweden

‘Treason!’: France to sell Airbus airport to China

‘Treason!’: France to sell Airbus airport to China

France has ‘no concern’ on EU budget deadline

France has ‘no concern’ on EU budget deadline

Hollande lines up clash between France and EU

Hollande lines up clash between France and EU

How to fix France: ‘Work more and earn less’

How to fix France: ‘Work more and earn less’

French government’s charm offensive hits US

French government’s charm offensive hits US

Could 1 and 2 cent euro coins soon be scrapped?

Could 1 and 2 cent euro coins soon be scrapped?

French PM tells London: ‘France is pro-business’

French PM tells London: ‘France is pro-business’

French public debt rises above €2,000,000,000,000

French public debt rises above €2,000,000,000,000

French unemployment rate finally drops: Report

French unemployment rate finally drops: Report

‘France’s economic woes aren’t Germany’s fault’

‘France’s economic woes aren’t Germany’s fault’

France to try to convince Germany to spend again

France to try to convince Germany to spend again

France ready to conduct air strikes on Iraq

France ready to conduct air strikes on Iraq

French leader calls factory workers ‘illiterate’

French leader calls factory workers ‘illiterate’

‘France is sick, there’s no choice but to reform

‘France is sick, there’s no choice but to reform

Irate woman pays taxes with 30 kilos in coins

Irate woman pays taxes with 30 kilos in coins

Unions furious at plans to scrap bank holidays

Unions furious at plans to scrap bank holidays

‘Now is France’s moment to recover or decline’

‘Now is France’s moment to recover or decline’

‘Love in San Francisco for fired French leaders’

‘Love in San Francisco for fired French leaders’

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‘Enough gloom, France is an amazing country’

Finally some ‘good’ news for French economy

Finally some ‘good’ news for French economy

Ten facts about France’s economics whizzkid

Ten facts about France’s economics whizzkid

RECAP: Hollande orders Valls to name new gov’t

RECAP: Hollande orders Valls to name new gov’t

Future of Paris ‘not promising’, study says

Future of Paris ‘not promising’, study says

Hollande returns to work as problems mount up

Hollande returns to work as problems mount up

French lose faith as ministers return to work

French lose faith as ministers return to work

‘The whole eurozone is sick, not just France’

‘The whole eurozone is sick, not just France’

‘Broken down’ French economy grinds to a halt

‘Broken down’ French economy grinds to a halt

French deflation fears rise as prices fall

French deflation fears rise as prices fall

French economy gets double hit of bad news

French economy gets double hit of bad news

French efforts to cut debt are not enough: Moody’s

French efforts to cut debt are not enough: Moody’s

‘Disastrous’ economy claim riles Hollande

‘Disastrous’ economy claim riles Hollande

In numbers: France’s gap between rich and poor

In numbers: France’s gap between rich and poor

Do the French really work less than most of EU?

Do the French really work less than most of EU?

France’s €50 billion cuts plan queried by auditors

France’s €50 billion cuts plan queried by auditors

Is it time for France to ditch the 35-hour week?

Is it time for France to ditch the 35-hour week?

Zero growth ‘doesn’t matter’: finance minister

Zero growth ‘doesn’t matter’: finance minister

French economist takes inequality message to UK

French economist takes inequality message to UK

French MPs give green light to €50 billion cuts

French MPs give green light to €50 billion cuts

French government faces vote on cuts programme

French government faces vote on cuts programme

May holidays to cost French economy millions

May holidays to cost French economy millions

French writer’s inequality book tops Amazon list

French writer’s inequality book tops Amazon list

French government’s austerity denial ‘a joke’

French government’s austerity denial ‘a joke’

France will stick to EU debt target, minister says

France will stick to EU debt target, minister says

France offers more aid for bar owners as anger grows over closures

France offers more aid for bar owners as anger grows over closures

French PM pledges cuts in taxes and labour costs

French PM pledges cuts in taxes and labour costs

French economy to pick up as row with EU looms

French economy to pick up as row with EU looms

Hollande set to focus on growth not EU targets

Hollande set to focus on growth not EU targets

French government’s move to close bars and restaurants provokes war of words

French government’s move to close bars and restaurants provokes war of words

France’s economy minister tests positive for Covid-19

France’s economy minister tests positive for Covid-19

France urges firms to make use of Covid-19 help schemes to avoid layoffs

France urges firms to make use of Covid-19 help schemes to avoid layoffs

Rapid rebound? What’s the latest outlook for the French economy in 2020

Rapid rebound? What’s the latest outlook for the French economy in 2020

ANALYSIS: Will Macron’s €100,000,000,000 rescue plan be enough to save France?

ANALYSIS: Will Macron’s €100,000,000,000 rescue plan be enough to save France?

French economic growth beats expectations

French economic growth beats expectations

Big business and Europe hail ‘France’s Tony Blair’

Big business and Europe hail ‘France’s Tony Blair’

French embassy in UK sparks diplomatic row

French embassy in UK sparks diplomatic row

France will not ‘copy’ UK economic model: PM

France will not ‘copy’ UK economic model: PM

How France’s €100 billion economic rescue plan could impact you

How France’s €100 billion economic rescue plan could impact you

France prepares €100 billion rescue package to save coronavirus-hit economy

France prepares €100 billion rescue package to save coronavirus-hit economy

France to see first ‘real’ growth in years in 2014

France to see first ‘real’ growth in years in 2014

France tops global table for welfare spending

France tops global table for welfare spending

France ‘on course’ to break public deficit limit

France ‘on course’ to break public deficit limit

France to cut spending for first time since 1958

France to cut spending for first time since 1958

French firms move 20,000 jobs abroad

French firms move 20,000 jobs abroad

French ‘slightly more positive’ on the economy

French ‘slightly more positive’ on the economy

IMF downgrades French growth forecast

IMF downgrades French growth forecast

Clinton tells the French to be more positive

Clinton tells the French to be more positive

Public holidays to cost France €2 billion in 2013

Public holidays to cost France €2 billion in 2013

Crisis deepens with France set for recession

Crisis deepens with France set for recession

France to fall into recession this year: IMF

France to fall into recession this year: IMF

‘France needs solidarity – not Thatcherism’

‘France needs solidarity – not Thatcherism’

French debt making Europe ‘vulnerable’

French debt making Europe ‘vulnerable’

France has ‘no choice’ but to freeze benefits

France has ‘no choice’ but to freeze benefits

‘France is in need of a dose of Thatcherism’

‘France is in need of a dose of Thatcherism’

French people mired in ‘collective depression’

French people mired in ‘collective depression’

Crisis-hit French making babies thanks to welfare

Crisis-hit French making babies thanks to welfare

France’s jobless rate approaches record high

France’s jobless rate approaches record high

The daring poster boy of jobless French youth

The daring poster boy of jobless French youth

French PM demands €5 billion spending cuts

French PM demands €5 billion spending cuts

France set to open floodgates to cheap fags

France set to open floodgates to cheap fags

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France’s 2013 public debt worse than expected

Electricity bills in France set to rocket

Electricity bills in France set to rocket

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French government in row over growth forecast

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ECB demands France stick to deficit targets

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‘Little chance’ of France hitting growth forecast

Most French believe France is ‘bankrupt’

Most French believe France is ‘bankrupt’

Minister insists France not ‘totally bankrupt’

Minister insists France not ‘totally bankrupt’

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Hollande and Merkel vow to unite to save eurozone

France mired in mild recession: central bank

France mired in mild recession: central bank

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EU praises ‘necessary’ French reforms

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French bonds hit record low despite downgrades

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French unemployment climbs again

French confidence up and debt down

French confidence up and debt down

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French economy to contract in final quarter

Europe’s time of crisis over – Hollande

Europe’s time of crisis over – Hollande

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Euro crisis ‘behind us’ – Hollande

Hollande denies Merkel rift over reforms

Hollande denies Merkel rift over reforms

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Germany denies plans to review French economy

France heading for recession: Bank

France heading for recession: Bank

Car sales plummet – French brands worst hit

Car sales plummet – French brands worst hit

French economy ‘could grow in third quarter’

French economy ‘could grow in third quarter’

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France: we will strive to rescue Greece

Hollande talks debt and growth with global chiefs

Hollande talks debt and growth with global chiefs

French confidence at rock bottom

French confidence at rock bottom

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Drop 35-hour week: government report

Closer EU union ‘only after 2014’: Hollande

Closer EU union ‘only after 2014’: Hollande

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French jobless total rises again

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German business chief: France must change

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France aims to boost competitiveness

French business activity contracts again

French business activity contracts again

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Ayrault promises cut in fuel prices

Zero growth for France in second quarter

Zero growth for France in second quarter

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‘No need to change constitution’ over pact

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French vote ‘could delay euro pact for months’

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France heading back into recession – bank

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French petrol prices at highest since May

Hollande: we have to stay vigilant

Hollande: we have to stay vigilant

Obama and Hollande pledge growth and stability

Obama and Hollande pledge growth and stability

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French boss in hunger strike over taxes

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French monthly trade deficit hits record

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Sudden slowdown in French growth

Le Pen: ‘markets are mad with greed’

Le Pen: ‘markets are mad with greed’

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Moody’s warns France on ‘negative outlook’

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Unemployment falls slightly

Banks face credit downgrade over Greece

Banks face credit downgrade over Greece

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French growth slows after strong start

China backs Lagarde’s bid to head IMF: report

China backs Lagarde’s bid to head IMF: report

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Sarkozy: ‘we won’t let Greece fail’

More French opting for summer staycations

More French opting for summer staycations

Luxury goods CEO is richest man in France

Luxury goods CEO is richest man in France

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French trade deficit ‘very serious’: minister

Sarkozy springs budget trap for Socialists

Sarkozy springs budget trap for Socialists

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French finance minister welcomes US debt deal

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Weak growth forecast for France

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ECB ‘ready to buy Spanish and Italian debt’

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Pecresse: France will not waver on deficit

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France vows deficit action over AAA threat

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Baroin: French economy ‘solid’

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Short selling to be banned in France

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Zero growth adds to France debt pressure

Bosses’ leader blames US for euro problems

Bosses’ leader blames US for euro problems

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French trade deficit deepens

Marine Le Pen slams union leader

Marine Le Pen slams union leader

Europe in ‘existential crisis’: French foreign minister

Europe in ‘existential crisis’: French foreign minister

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Chinese agency cuts France’s credit rating

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French budget deficit falls by a quarter

‘Miracle’ if France keeps AAA: regulator

‘Miracle’ if France keeps AAA: regulator

French auto sector facing ‘storm’ in 2012

French auto sector facing ‘storm’ in 2012

France approves tax on fizzy drinks

France approves tax on fizzy drinks

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Sarkozy vows to hike sales tax

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Crédit Agricole pumps cash into Greek subsidiary

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French still gloomy about future

Tepid response to French bond auction

Tepid response to French bond auction

Ratings agency: France ‘treated like BBB’ country

Ratings agency: France ‘treated like BBB’ country

French economy flatlining – new figures

French economy flatlining – new figures

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Fitch reassures France on AAA rating

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Brits should be downgraded before France – bank chief

French bank chief: downgrade Brits first

French bank chief: downgrade Brits first

France’s Coeuré appointed to ECB board

France’s Coeuré appointed to ECB board

France 5th largest economy while UK slips

France 5th largest economy while UK slips

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French debt downgrade ‘imminent’ – rumours

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France loses AAA-rating: source

France braces for downgrade fall-out as Sarkozy vows reform

France braces for downgrade fall-out as Sarkozy vows reform

France facing key bond test after downgrade

France facing key bond test after downgrade

France shrugs off downgrade with successful bond sale

France shrugs off downgrade with successful bond sale

Deficit to fall below 5.5 percent in 2011: minister

Deficit to fall below 5.5 percent in 2011: minister

Trade deficit hits record high in 2011

Trade deficit hits record high in 2011

Financial transactions tax ineffective: analysts

Financial transactions tax ineffective: analysts

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Moody’s threatens France with downgrade

French more anxious about downturn

French more anxious about downturn

French women lose chore war to men

French women lose chore war to men

France ‘has beaten deficit target’ – finance minister

France ‘has beaten deficit target’ – finance minister

La Poste aims to halt wave of suicides

La Poste aims to halt wave of suicides

Big jump in French business confidence

Big jump in French business confidence

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France ‘to blame for euro woes’

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France beats deficit target

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One in six French people lives in poverty

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The shuttered French ‘ghost factory’ where staff still turn up for work

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Strong demand for French bonds in auction

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Strong tourist trade boosts Eurostar

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French trade gap narrows in March

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Zero growth forecast for France

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Korean snapper buys entire village for €520,000

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Greek exit must be averted ‘at all cost’

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France slashes pension age to 60 for thousands

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France nears recession as growth outlook cut

French house-building plummets

French house-building plummets

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France ‘faces sluggish growth in 2012’

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Zero growth for France in first quarter

IN DETAIL: These are France’s new rules (and exemptions) on masks in workplaces

IN DETAIL: These are France’s new rules (and exemptions) on masks in workplaces

Jobs fears for British workers in France after Brexit

Jobs fears for British workers in France after Brexit

La rentrée 2020: The big challenges facing Macron and the French government

La rentrée 2020: The big challenges facing Macron and the French government

France makes masks mandatory in workplaces from September

France makes masks mandatory in workplaces from September

France’s economy contracted by record 13.8 percent during lockown

France’s economy contracted by record 13.8 percent during lockown

Extra checks after 700 French businesses suspected of abusing coronavirus furlough schemes

Extra checks after 700 French businesses suspected of abusing coronavirus furlough schemes

Paris cinema that stayed open during the war closes due to coronavirus

Paris cinema that stayed open during the war closes due to coronavirus

‘Historic day’: How the EU agreed its €750 billion rescue plan to save shattered economies

‘Historic day’: How the EU agreed its €750 billion rescue plan to save shattered economies

‘Everyone wants to be outside’ – How Paris cafés are coping with new health rules

‘Everyone wants to be outside’ – How Paris cafés are coping with new health rules

IN PICTURES: French nightclub workers stage protest over closures

IN PICTURES: French nightclub workers stage protest over closures

France uncovers ‘massive fraud’ of coronavirus wage payouts

France uncovers ‘massive fraud’ of coronavirus wage payouts

Can France bounce back from Covid-19 crisis quicker than expected?

Can France bounce back from Covid-19 crisis quicker than expected?

Lyon gastronomy complex gulped up by coronavirus crisis

Lyon gastronomy complex gulped up by coronavirus crisis

IN NUMBERS: How important are American tourists to France?

IN NUMBERS: How important are American tourists to France?

Airlines announce increase in flights between France and USA

Airlines announce increase in flights between France and USA

What can we expect from Macron’s announcement to France on Sunday?

What can we expect from Macron’s announcement to France on Sunday?

Plea to buy ‘made in France’ face masks as country faces a surplus

Plea to buy ‘made in France’ face masks as country faces a surplus

France to lose ‘one million jobs’ due to coronavirus crisis

France to lose ‘one million jobs’ due to coronavirus crisis

French restaurant owner takes on insurance giant over lack of coronavirus payouts

French restaurant owner takes on insurance giant over lack of coronavirus payouts

IN PICTURES: Paris café terraces reopen after lockdown

IN PICTURES: Paris café terraces reopen after lockdown

‘Stopgap’ or life saver?: Italy’s scheme to help the self-employed survive the coronavirus crisis

‘Stopgap’ or life saver?: Italy’s scheme to help the self-employed survive the coronavirus crisis

French told ‘go out and start spending’ to relaunch the economy

French told ‘go out and start spending’ to relaunch the economy

What can we expect from French PM’s speech on next phase of lockdown?

What can we expect from French PM’s speech on next phase of lockdown?

Macron unveils €8 billion rescue package for French car industry

Macron unveils €8 billion rescue package for French car industry

France: Renault ‘fighting for survival’ due to coronavirus crisis

France: Renault ‘fighting for survival’ due to coronavirus crisis

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French restaurant guide to include lockdown response in 2021 listings

French gites, bars and restaurants: When can they reopen?

French gites, bars and restaurants: When can they reopen?

IN PICTURES: France prepares to lift its lockdown

IN PICTURES: France prepares to lift its lockdown

What are the rules on going back to work after May 11th in France?

What are the rules on going back to work after May 11th in France?

‘No significant risk’ of catching coronavirus from Euro notes

‘No significant risk’ of catching coronavirus from Euro notes

How much of France’s public transport will be running after May 11th?

How much of France’s public transport will be running after May 11th?

LATEST: The plan for life in France after lockdown

LATEST: The plan for life in France after lockdown

Travel restrictions around France could be lifted as Macron decides ‘no regional end to lockdown’

Travel restrictions around France could be lifted as Macron decides ‘no regional end to lockdown’

How to help your favourite French bistros survive the coronavirus crisis

How to help your favourite French bistros survive the coronavirus crisis

French PM says coronavirus outbreak ‘under control’ but warns ‘life won’t go back to normal after May 11th’

French PM says coronavirus outbreak ‘under control’ but warns ‘life won’t go back to normal after May 11th’

Chefs warn: Forty percent of France’s cafés and bistrots may not reopen after lockdown

Chefs warn: Forty percent of France’s cafés and bistrots may not reopen after lockdown

This is France’s new €110 billion coronavirus emergency plan

This is France’s new €110 billion coronavirus emergency plan

How France will lift lockdown: The unanswered questions

How France will lift lockdown: The unanswered questions

ANALYSIS: How bad will the post-coronavirus economic shock be in France?

ANALYSIS: How bad will the post-coronavirus economic shock be in France?

ANALYSIS: Will Macron be able to reawaken the sleeping French economy after lockdown?

ANALYSIS: Will Macron be able to reawaken the sleeping French economy after lockdown?

Coronavirus: The measures France has taken that impact workers

Coronavirus: The measures France has taken that impact workers

Coronavirus crisis: Will France allow homeowners to delay mortgage payments?

Coronavirus crisis: Will France allow homeowners to delay mortgage payments?

UPDATE: Halt on French local authority’s alcohol ban during lockdown

UPDATE: Halt on French local authority’s alcohol ban during lockdown

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