Five things you need to know about trade unions in France

Five things you need to know about trade unions in France

Here's what you need to know about "les syndicats", including why many workers in France won't join them.

Angry French workers booby-trap factory, trash machines and threaten to blow the place up

Angry French workers booby-trap factory, trash machines and threaten to blow the place up

Three ex-Air France staff found guilty in shirt-ripping trial

Three ex-Air France staff found guilty in shirt-ripping trial

‘Stop pissing everyone off’: French boss to union chief

‘Stop pissing everyone off’: French boss to union chief

Air France sacks four over violent protests

Air France sacks four over violent protests

Paris Opera union rep racks up €52k phone bill planning strike

Paris Opera union rep racks up €52k phone bill planning strike

Thousands protest as Air France confirms cuts

Thousands protest as Air France confirms cuts

France would be ‘chaos’ without its trade unions

France would be ‘chaos’ without its trade unions

Five Air France staff held over suit ripping gate

Five Air France staff held over suit ripping gate

When angry French workers target their bosses

When angry French workers target their bosses

‘Lynching’ of execs only harms image of France

‘Lynching’ of execs only harms image of France

‘Mob rule’ is just part of French striking culture

‘Mob rule’ is just part of French striking culture

Truckers lift roadblock near Paris

Truckers lift roadblock near Paris

Truck drivers to block Paris roads over pay

Truck drivers to block Paris roads over pay

New jobless forecast mocks Hollande’s pledge

New jobless forecast mocks Hollande’s pledge

Apple employee warned for working 20 mins late

Apple employee warned for working 20 mins late

French bus drivers to strike over tight trousers

French bus drivers to strike over tight trousers

French assembly adopts contentious job reforms

French assembly adopts contentious job reforms

France limits Apple’s working day, unlike US

France limits Apple’s working day, unlike US

France loses 100,000 jobs in one year

France loses 100,000 jobs in one year

French unions strike over reform of labour laws

French unions strike over reform of labour laws

US CEO attacks union ‘nutcases’ in new letter

US CEO attacks union ‘nutcases’ in new letter

Renault threatens to close two sites in France

Renault threatens to close two sites in France

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Employers and unions ‘reach deal’ to boost jobs

Air France faces third day of strike action

Air France faces third day of strike action

French spies to stage labour protest

French spies to stage labour protest