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Islam and economy ignite French TV debate

Rivals target Macron as polls give centrist a narrow lead in presidential race.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftMar 20th, 2017

Le Pen and Macron clash in French election TV debate

Contenders focus on Islam and the economy in race to reach second round.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftMar 21st, 2017

Feature: The Prophet of France’s Fracture

With a hotly contested election looming, the country’s most famous scholar of Islam finds himself at the center of a tense debate over assimilation, extremism and what it means to be French......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytApr 5th, 2017

Macron and Le Pen clash in French election debate

Initial surveys indicate former economy minister shored up his position.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftMar 21st, 2017

French Voters face stark choice on the economy

Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron, the leading candidates for French president, will offer voters a stark choice on the euro and trade during their first televised campaign debate on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMar 20th, 2017

Bitcoin bigger than Buffett, Boeing, New Zealand"s economy

With debate over its bubble status still raging, the flagship cryptocurrency continued its march higher on Monday, solidifying above $11,000.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 4th, 2017

Europe Markets: French stocks push to 2-week high as data show business booming

A broad gauge of European stocks steadied Thursday, after spending the session struggling to find firm direction, but French shares climbed after data showed the country led the strengthening in the eurozone economy this month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 23rd, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks choppy, but French shares push to 2-week high on activity data

European stocks broadly sought firm direction Thursday, but French blue-chip shares climbed as data showed the French economy was a key contributor to strengthening activity in the eurozone economy this month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 23rd, 2017

US businesses getting more optimistic over French economy

U.S. businesses are more eager to invest and hire in France than they have been in years — but want to see more progress first in President Emmanuel Macron's efforts to reduce labor costs and simplify taxes......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 23rd, 2017

New Death Threats Against Charlie Hebdo Over Islam Cartoon

New Death Threats Against Charlie Hebdo Over Islam Cartoon Monday, the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo said it is pressing charges after receiving fresh death threats over a cartoon of the Islamic scholar .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 6th, 2017

New Death Against Charlie Hebdo Over Islam Cartoon

New Death Against Charlie Hebdo Over Islam Cartoon Monday, the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo said it is pressing charges after receiving fresh death threats over a cartoon of the Islamic scho.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 6th, 2017

Surprise! The economy is beating forecasts again

The U.S. economy is outpacing expectations for the first time since April. What that means for the stock rally is a matter of debate......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 31st, 2017

Who is Mustafa Al-Islam? Benghazi Attack Suspect Captured in Libya to Face Trial in U.S.

The 2012 attacks resulted in the deaths of four U.S. personnel and became a debate flashpoint during the 2016 election......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 31st, 2017

Central Bankers Use Moment of Calm to Debate How to Fight Next Crisis

Central bankers, basking in a moment of synchronized growth and a global economy less dependent on easy-money policies, are thinking about what they will do when the next economic meltdown happens......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 12th, 2017

Lost in the Tax Debate: Would Growth Benefit?

Republicans are wrong that their tax plan wouldn’t deliver huge benefits to the wealthy, but if the plan expands the economy the way they say it would, that shouldn’t matter, Greg Ip writes......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 11th, 2017

French Public Sector Adds to Anti-Macron Protests

French leader Emmanuel Macron’s truce with his country’s unions is showing signs of unraveling less than six months into his presidency, as public-sector workers took to the streets Tuesday to protest his attempts to overhaul the sluggish economy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 11th, 2017

Leaders of Iraq, France meet on fight against Islamic State

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris for talks on the international fight against Islamic State group extremists and rebuilding Iraq's economy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 5th, 2017

Modi govt in firefighting mode over slowdown, but where is economy heading?

Yashwant Sinha's critique of the manner in which the Narendra Modi government has dented India's economy has sparked off a debate.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 29th, 2017

Govt in firefighting mode over slowdown, but where is economy heading?

Yashwant Sinha's critique of the manner in which the Narendra Modi government has dented India's economy has sparked off a debate.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 28th, 2017

Macron Unveils Budget Meant to Bolster Influence in EU

French President Emmanuel Macron’s government presented its first budget, the centerpiece of his plan to bolster France’s leverage within the European Union by shrinking the state and freeing up the slowing economy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 27th, 2017

French unions inflamed over Macron reforms

French trade unionists blocked access to several fuel depots in protest against an overhaul of employment laws, seeking to test the government's will to reform the economy. Laura Frykberg reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 25th, 2017