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Few tears shed by French workers after Macron"s Alstom dream is blocked

After four decades on the production line at French trainmaker Alstom, Claude Gemino had little sympathy for Emmanuel Macron when Brussels scotched the French president's hopes of creating a European rail champion......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2019

French train workers occupy building, protesting reforms

Striking French train workers have occupied a building in a surprise protest against President Emmanuel Macron's changes to the state-run rail company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 23rd, 2018

French strikes continue as standoff with Macron deepens

French railway workers resume rolling strikes against President Macron's reform plans for the state-owned railway company SNCF, triggering widespread travel chaos.  .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 13th, 2018

French rail workers set up street protests, resume strike

French rail workers set up street protests across France on Thursday as they resumed their rolling strike against President Emmanuel Macron's plans to revamp national railway company SNCF......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 3rd, 2018

French Companies Bribe Workers To Stop Rioting As Wave Of "Deadly Violence" Expected This Weekend

France's "Yellow Vest" protests have evolved from simple expressions of anger over Emmanuel Macron's since-can.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 6th, 2018

Paris cleans up after latest riot; pressure builds on Macron

Paris monuments are reopening, cleanup workers are out on the streets and shop owners are trying to put the city on its feet again, after new protests and rioting injured 71 people in the French capital and caused widespread damage......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 9th, 2018

Protesters attempt to interfere as state begins TMT construction

State workers began their day with the discovery that several protesters had chained themselves to a cattle guard — along with hundreds of others who blocked Mauna Kea Access Road on Monday. Gov. David Ige announced last week that construction on the l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2019

Macron praises ‘modern and innovative’ French army as man with rifle rides hoverboard above Bastille Day crowd

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s a French guy with a rifle? Indeed, flying high above the Bastille Day parade in Paris Sunday, entrepreneur Franky Zapata gave a menacing look at his “Flyboard Air.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 15th, 2019

Nothing to Cry About: More Than a Third of Home Sellers Get Weepy Over the Deal

(TNS)—You’ve heard of seller’s remorse, but seller’s tears? More than a third of people who’ve sold their homes say they have shed tears over the experienc.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaJul 2nd, 2019

Macron proposes Lagarde to head ECB in push to end EU jobs deadlock

French President Emmanuel Macron sought to break a deadlock over the EU's top jobs on Tuesday by proposing France's Christine Lagarde, now head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), to lead the European Central Bank (ECB), diplomatic sources said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 2nd, 2019

G-20: Macron Tucks Tail On Climate After Empty Threats Melt Away

French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Japan f.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 28th, 2019

France"s Macron says no need to lower government"s stake in Renault

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday there was no need for the government to lower its stake in Renault and that he wanted the Renault-Nissan alliance to work on strengthening its synergies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 27th, 2019

France"s Macron hopes Renault and Nissan will strengthen their alliance

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday he wanted Renault and Japan's Nissan Motor to strengthen their alliance, with an eye on the fields of electric vehicles and automated driving......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 26th, 2019

Macron calls for synergies, alliances" to strengthen Renault-Nissan

French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday called for further synergies and alliances to strengthen the Renault-Nissan partnership in a global market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 26th, 2019

Macron to discuss Renault-Nissan with Japan"s Abe next week: Elysee official

French President Emmanuel Macron will discuss the situation regarding the alliance between carmakers Renault and Nissan with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe next week, said an official at Macron's Elysee office......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 19th, 2019

France vows to help Ukraine peace efforts

French President Emmanuel Macron vowed to help Ukraine's new president in his efforts to bring peace in the east of the country and in talking to Russia......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 17th, 2019

Flashy French billionaires didn't donate the money to rebuild Notre Dame. Small donors did.

American and French citizens have footed the bills and paid salaries for the up to 150 workers employed by the cathedr.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 14th, 2019

Exclusive: Renault chairman weakened as Macron snubs meeting - sources

French President Emmanuel Macron has turned down a request to meet Renault chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, who is furious over the government's interference at the carmaker, sources told Reuters, raising questions over Senard's future......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Exclusive: Renault chairman weakened as Macron snubs meeting

French President Emmanuel Macron has turned down a request to meet Renault chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, who is furious over the government's interference at the carmaker, sources told Reuters, raising questions over Senard's future......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Seen as pro-business, France"s Macron tacks left at UN body

French President Emmanuel Macron has called for an EU-wide minimum wage and a stepped-up fight against inequality, in what represents a return to his left-leaning political roots as critics paint him as overly pro-business......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 11th, 2019

Emmanuel Macron Gets a Lesson in Capitalism

The French state needs to get out of the way of its industrial leaders, or missed opportunities like Fiat-Renault will keep happening......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 7th, 2019