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France will make it easier for citizens to take their mother’s name

Published on: 12/21/2021 – 3:07 PM France will make it easier for citizens to take their mother’s name once they are of age, Justice Minister Eric Dupond-Moretti said on Sunday. In an interview with Elle magazine, Dupond-Moretti said the government would support a bill proposed by LREM party lawmaker Patrick Vignal to allow children, when […]

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French and Benelux stocks – Factors to watch for December 16

December 16 (Reuters) – Below you will find news and reports about the company from French and Benelux media that could impact the region’s markets or individual stocks. AIRBUS (AIR.PA): Australia’s Qantas Airways (QAN.AX) is set to select Airbus for a large order of aircraft to renew its regional and main narrow-body fleet, two people […]

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Fashion house Chanel hires Unilever consumer goods veteran as CEO

The logo of the fashion house Chanel is seen in a store in Paris, France, June 18, 2020. REUTERS / Charles Platiau Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register PARIS, December 14 (Reuters) – French fashion house Chanel on Tuesday appointed Unilever (ULVR.L) executive Leena Nair as its new global CEO, picking […]

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Anne Hidalgo renews her call to the French left to choose a single presidential candidate | France

Anne Hidalgo, the French socialist presidential candidate, reiterated her call for the unity of her left rivals, saying the left risked collapsing in the face of the alarming rise of the far right. “We are at a critical moment for our democracy,” Hidalgo said before a rally in Perpignan. “The left is in danger of […]

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France lifts the veil on secret archives detailing the bloody war in Algeria

PARIS, December 10 (Reuters) – France announced on Friday that it would soon open to the public the most confidential parts of its national archives on the Algerian war of independence, highlighting some of the darkest chapters in history of France in the 20th century. Between 1954 and 1962, France waged a war against an […]

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Macron urges Britain to relax asylum measures and keep promises

French President Emmanuel Macron has urged the UK to facilitate asylum seekers and illegal work, in a bid to stem risky migration efforts across the Channel. Mr Macron also accused the British government of reneging on promises on fishing licenses and betraying Franco-British friendship by signing a secret submarine deal with the United States and […]

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“Drastic measures to come – buy NOW!” “: Within criminal groups, disinformation is used to sell fake COVID passes | World news

“For anyone who does not wish to be vaccinated, here is an alternative.” This is how false or fraudulent EU COVID certificates are advertised online by criminal groups. They are taking advantage of anti-vaccination sentiment across Europe and increasing restrictions on unvaccinated people due to increasing cases and the Omicron variant, to drive sales. Picture: […]

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Renault to cut fewer jobs than initially planned by 2024

The logo of automaker Renault is pictured at a dealership in Les Sorinières, near Nantes, France on September 9, 2021. REUTERS / Stephane Mahe / File Photo Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register PARIS, December 6 (Reuters) – French carmaker Renault (RENA.PA) announced on Monday that it had downgraded its forecast […]

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Far-right leaders fail to marry – POLITICO

Europe’s far-right leaders continue to flirt, but are still reluctant to marry. On Friday and Saturday in Warsaw, a group of the continent’s leading nationalist, anti-immigrant and Eurosceptic politicians gathered in their latest attempt to unite in some sort of grand coalition. Some highlights from the guest list: Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, French presidential […]

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Your Friday Briefing – The New York Times

Faced with Omicron, the USA tightens its travel rules President Biden presented a pandemic strategy yesterday as the United States grapples with the new Omicron variant and the potential for a winter spike in coronavirus cases. Travelers to the United States must have a negative Covid-19 test within one day of departure, regardless of their […]