Environmentalists win big in ‘green wave’ of French municipal elections
- June 28, 2020, 21:30
The French environmentalist party Europe Écologie Les Verts (EELV) was the biggest winner in the second round of municipal elections in France on Sund(...)
Paris mayoral candidate wants to replace Gare de L’Est with 'Central Park'
- February 5, 2020, 20:27
To understand the stakes in France’s municipal elections next month, it helps to recall Emmanuel Macron’s May 2017 presidential victory, when he swept(...)
French workers retire at 62. What are they striking about?
- December 5, 2019, 09:58
French public sector workers began a nationwide strike on Thursday over Emmanuel Macron’s plans to reform France’s generous pension system, in the big(...)
Polls predict only crumbs for opponents in Macron’s ‘sky blue’ assembly
- June 8, 2017, 18:18
President Emmanuel Macron’s new movement, La République En Marche (LREM), is poised to win an absolute majority in legislative elections that will ta(...)
Old interview drags Fillon deeper into fake jobs scandal
- February 2, 2017, 20:00
François Fillon, the embattled French presidential candidate for the conservative party Les Républicains, was contradicted by his wife in an interview(...)
Inside Business with Ciaran Hancock - G7 tax deal: what was agreed and what does it mean for Ireland?