Twenty rights groups — including Amnesty International and Medicins du Monde — on Wednesday denounced France’s “punitive policy” towards migrants held in the country’s detention centres.
The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCI) has called on businessmen and investors in the Emirate of Sharjah to explore and take advantage of the mutual investment opportunities with the business community in France,
France will introduce a tax on airlines flying from its airports to help support the environment, the transport minister said, in a move expected to raise around 180 million euros ($202 million) from 2020. Shares in airlines across Europe fell on the news, with Air France down 5.2%, Ryanair down 4.8%, easyJet down 4% and Lufthansa
The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), region’s leading financial market, recently hosted the French Business Group delegation during which the operational framework, vision, mission, and investment opportunities at ADX were highlighted. Abdul Aziz Al Neaimi, Assistant Chief Executive of ADX,
EDF faces new cost overruns and delays of up to three years at the nuclear reactor it is building in Flamanville in northern France after the French regulator ordered repairs.
Franky Zapata, 40, a former jet-skiing champion, had to be fished out of the Channel by rescuers after falling into the busy shipping lane between France and Britain during a tricky refuelling manouevre.
US President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered an investigation into France’s planned tax on technology companies, a probe that could lead to the United States imposing new tariffs or other trade restrictions.
The crowd took to the Place de la Republique square as part of the demonstration organised by various women's rights NGOs to protest the rate of femicides.
Parisians were on Monday bracing for potentially the hottest ever temperature in the French capital this week as a new heatwave blasted into northern Europe that could set records in several countries.