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French banks profit from tax havens

The Eurozone’s 20 biggest banks earned over a quarter of their profits in tax havens in 2015, according to a report released this week by Oxfam. The report details how, in 2015, top Eurozone banks generated €25 billion in profits in low-tax…

France 24, Mar 28


Macron makes geography gaffe about Guiana

Presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron said French Guiana was an island during a visit of France's overseas territories on Sunday.  Emmanuel Macron made the blunder during a whirlwind tour of France's overseas territories. "What's been happening…

The Local, Mar 27


What the papers said 27 March 2017

In the papers, a warning from the man who predicted the Trump victory in the United…

rfi English, Mar 27


Francois Hollande begins final foreign tour

President Francois Hollande arrived in Singapore on Sunday, the first leg in the…

The Local, Mar 26


What they didn’t tell you this week

The weekly review - what they didn't tell you this week, by Ronnie Smith. …

LanguedocLiving, Mar 24


French national abducted in Chad

A French national has been abducted in the central African nation of Chad, the defence…

France 24, Mar 23

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