France

Don’t forget us! Paris tour guides protest outside Louvre

Don’t forget us! Paris tour guides protest outside Louvre

Published 06/07/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Several dozen Paris tour guides wearing masks and holding Mona Lisa portraits protested outside the Louvre museum on Monday for more support [more…]

World shares rally to four-week highs as investors bet on China revival

World shares rally to four-week highs as investors bet on China revival

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Global stock markets rallied to four-week highs on Monday as investors counted on a revival in Chinese activity to boost global growth, [more…]

UK hopes for socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister says

UK hopes for socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister says

Published 06/07/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain hopes to permit outdoor and socially distanced performances at cultural venues, minister Oliver Dowden said on Monday, after announcing a nearly [more…]

Djokovic’s event taught us to be cautious: French Open director

Djokovic’s event taught us to be cautious: French Open director

Published 06/07/2020

MUMBAI (Reuters) - French Open organizers are taking every precaution to ensure the Grand Slam does not meet the same fate as Novak Djokovic’s Adria [more…]

France won’t ban Huawei, but encouraging 5G telcos to avoid it: report

France won’t ban Huawei, but encouraging 5G telcos to avoid it: report

Published 05/07/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - The head of the French cybersecurity agency ANSSI said there would not be a total ban on using equipment from Huawei in [more…]

Scaled-down Czech film festival opens in empty auditorium

Scaled-down Czech film festival opens in empty auditorium

Published 03/07/2020

PRAGUE (Reuters) - A Czech film festival disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic unveiled a scaled-down programme of movies on Friday with an opening ceremony in [more…]

French group Sogeclair Aerospace eyeing up to 245 job cuts in France

French group Sogeclair Aerospace eyeing up to 245 job cuts in France

Published 30/06/2020

TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) - French company Sogeclair Aerospace (SCLR.PA) said on Tuesday that it was eyeing up to 245 job cuts in France, as the [more…]

Air France aims to cut more than 7,500 jobs between now and 2022: BFM TV/AFP

Air France aims to cut more than 7,500 jobs between now and 2022: BFM TV/AFP

Published 30/06/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Air France (AIRF.PA) wants to cut more than 7,500 job positions between now and 2022, reported BFM TV and Agence France Presse [more…]

European shares pick up, dollar gains before quarter-end

European shares pick up, dollar gains before quarter-end

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - European shares picked up on Tuesday after a weak start, extending the optimism of the Asian session, and oil prices steadied as [more…]

Motor racing: Renault retain Sirotkin as F1 reserve

Motor racing: Renault retain Sirotkin as F1 reserve

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Russian Sergey Sirotkin will be on standby in Austria this weekend after Renault announced on Tuesday they had retained him as their [more…]