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  • France's Macron unveils Cabinet, half of them women
    Hollande also achieved gender parity in his 2012 Cabinet, but commentators noted that most of the heavyweight roles went to men. According to CNN affiliate BFMTV ... never held a single seat in Parliament, will need a strong presence there to push ...
    05/17/2017 - 6:15 am | View Link
  • Emmanuel Macron: The face of France’s New Socialism
    But as one of the youngest people ever to hold a cabinet position, he has quickly become the face of France’s New Socialism ... a Socialist member of parliament. Macron met Hollande in 2007 during a party at the home of Jacques Attali, an influential ...
    10/8/2014 - 5:29 am | View Link
  • France's Montebourg says euro rate is matter for politicians
    PARIS (Reuters) - Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg stepped up France's push for a weaker euro on Wednesday, saying political leaders had the right to assess the right level for the currency in a position ... strong and that President Francois Hollande ...
    05/6/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Hollande's ex-partner Royal joins France's new cabinet
    It is said that Mr Hollande's most recent official partner, Valerie Trierweiler, had opposed Ms Royal's appointment to any position in the government ... The French have been used to strong characters in the interior ministry, Christian Fraser says.
    04/2/2014 - 2:06 am | View Link
  • France's Socialists get a strong mandate to govern
    Analysts think the endorsement should help Hollande face off with Germany, who’s strong message of austerity contrasts ... President Hollande is in a position which can reinforce his European leadership.” Hollande has called for a European growth ...
    06/17/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • The French economy
    The French economy, its strengths and weaknesses. An overview. France is among the top six world economies, but it has some real economic problems
    12/7/2017 - 8:51 pm | View Website
  • France’s Rafale
    Dassault Rafale (click for cutaway view) Will Dassault's fighter become a fashionably late fighter platform that builds on its parent company's past successes - or ...
    12/7/2017 - 7:46 pm | View Website
  • Macron turns to reforming France after electoral earthquake
    New president in much stronger position than predecessors to overhaul economy
    06/20/2017 - 5:02 am | View Website
  • Emmanuel Macron’s Party on Track to Claim Majority in ...
    “France is back,” Edouard Philippe, the prime minister for Mr. Macron, said after the strong vote for the president’s party, though he lamented the ...
    06/12/2017 - 11:03 am | View Website
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