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Civil Workers Strike For Job Security In France

Security In France

All public services came to a screeching halt this week when many of the country's civil workers went on strike over their distaste with economic reforms set forth by President Emmanuel Macron.

France Supports Rwandan OIF Candidate, Easing Tensions

Emmanuel Macron

In a move that may ease tensions between France and Rwanda, French president Emmanuel Macron has

Rail Workers Overwhelmingly Oppose Government’s Reform Agenda in Union Vote Amidst Ongoing Strikes

Rail Workers

Rail workers in France on Wednesday cast an internal ballot to discredit the government’s intention to introduce new changes within the rail transport sector.

Plenty of New Faces in France's World Cup Squad

2018 World Cup in Russia

With less than a month to go until the 2018 World Cup in Russia, French football fans have been actively discussing their team’s chances in excitement of the upcoming tournament.

Growing Fears as English Words Continue to Invade French Language

France has always been exceptionally proud and protective about the French language, but there are signs that this tradition of Francophone pride may be fading.

Walk-outs in France thwart air, train travel as civil service workers fight planned job cuts

Air France

A walk-out Tuesday by French air traffic controllers has disrupted dozens of flights in France, particularly those leaving Orly airport in Paris, Lyon and Marseille, according to news reports.