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Didier Lombard, the former chief executive officer of France Telecom, will stand trial for moral harassment. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters

Didier Lombard, the former chief executive officer of France Telecom, will stand trial for moral harassment, a decade after a wave of employee suicid(...)

France Telecom employees demonstrating in Strasbourg, eastern France, in 2009. In all, 60 France Télécom employees took their own lives, including 35 in 2008 and 2009. Photograph:  Frederick Florin/AFP/Getty Images)

Seven executives from France’s largest telecommunications company may face criminal charges over a company strategy alleged to have driven at least 35(...)

Orange was formerly the state-owned France Telecom, which reported a similar wave of deaths between 2008 and 2009. Photograph: Jacky Naegelen/Reuters

The French telecoms company Orange is on “serious alert” after reports of a fresh spate of work-related suicides. Since the beginning of(...)