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European Social Democrats are showing signs of life, but France is blocking out

PARIS – For the venerable French Socialist Party, which is languishing 4 percent support Ahead of next year’s presidential elections, news of a surprise victory last Sunday by his center-left counterpart in Germany offered a glimmer of hope. The slim victory of Olaf Scholz and the German Social Democratic Party, as well as the expected […]

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UKUS Policy – Journal

The American administration’s decision to get Australia to cancel its contract with France for the supply of conventional submarines and, instead, to procure nuclear-powered submarines of the type used by the Americans or the British came as a brutal shock to the French who were made aware of the decision just hours before it was […]

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France calls for review of European gas and electricity markets By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: French Economy and Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire attends a press conference to present the French government’s 2022 budget to the Bercy Ministry of Finance in Paris, France, September 22, 2021. REUTERS / Gonzalo Fuentes 2/2 By Leigh Thomas PARIS (Reuters) – The French government on Thursday called for a […]

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The kiss returns to France. Is this the beginning of the end of the new coronavirus?

What could be more French than choosing the perfect baguette, or the long lunch in a Parisian café? It’s the kiss – a kiss (sometimes more) on each cheek with which the French have greeted their friends and relatives for centuries. Until the arrival of the new coronavirus. Around the world, Covid-19 has not only […]

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Latest coronavirus: CDC calls for vaccination during pregnancy, warning of higher risk of death for Covid

The luxury brand Hotel Chocolat, which helped lift the pandemic gloom during the dark days of lockdown, is seeking to extend the surge in sales through its subscription service. Chocolate lovers have signed up en masse for regular deliveries to boost morale and spoil their loved ones. Subscribers pay between £ 20-30 a month and […]

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China’s playbook borrowing from Russia: French military think tank

French President Emmanuel Macron (left) and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands after a joint press briefing at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on January 9, 2018. Marc Schiefelbein | AFP | Getty Images LONDON – China increasingly aims to infiltrate and exert pressure on the world stage, with its operations becoming […]

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Latest coronavirus: ‘Mix and match’ recall data will be available in the coming weeks, says Fauci – as happened

The dynamism of the UK property market has put some workers at risk of no longer living in rural and coastal areas, contributing to skills shortages in the tourism and hospitality sectors on which depend their local economies. Prices in July tripled the national rate by 8 percent in some rural and coastal areas. Conwy […]

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The “best airline in the world” for 2021 revealed by Skytrax

Singapore Airlines and All Nippon Airlines of Japan take second and third place in annual awards from the aviation industry review body Skytrax. Find out which Middle Eastern carrier has been named the best in the world. It hasn’t been a good year for airlines, thanks to Covid’s impact on the aviation industry, but for […]

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Scottish oil industry fades as wind power beckons

ABERDEEN, Scotland – It’s easy to see how vital oil is to Aberdeen, a venerable port city on the northeast coast of Scotland. Step out of the gate of the small international airport and you are rocked across the road by the roar of helicopters carrying crews to oil rigs scattered across the North Sea. […]

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Tycoon Games – the best budget simulation games on PC

So are you looking for some decent tycoon games? Whether you’re looking for something more straightforward or a complex and nuanced economic / business simulation game, there are plenty of options to choose from right now, across a range of themes. It’s a classic genre that has had a lot of love since its inception, […]