FRENCH PRESIDENT Emmanuel Macron postponed a planned government reshuffle on Wednesday, prompting new questions about the depth of political experience in his party and his own ability to keep his...

[LA CHAPELLE DU BARD, France] A breed of hairy Hungarian pig which had nearly disappeared in Europe is once again thriving in the hills of southeast France -- ironically thanks to ham lovers who have...

AS French President Emmanuel Macron presses ahead with the most business-friendly overhaul of the nation's labour market in decades, his popularity with many of his countrymen has gone into a...

[LUXEMBOURG]French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire warned Italy Monday that every member of the eurozone must abide by the EU's budget rules, just days after Rome promised a big spending boost...

FRENCH train operator SNCF has 15 months to repair relations with staff and ready itself to meet the challenge of rival operators in a soon-to-be liberalised market, according to chief executive...

[BAGNOLES- DE-L'ORNE, France] On a Saturday morning in September in the Normandy countryside a group of men and women gather for an ancient French initiation ceremony...

[NEW YORK] In Saint Emilion, at Chateau Corbin, winemaker Anabelle Cruse-Bardinet is exuberant about this year's harvest. Spring frosts devastated her vineyard last year, as they did to many...

[PARIS] France will keep a less restrictive version of its "exit tax" on wealthy people who take assets out of the country, and not completely scrap it as President Emmanuel Macron pledged...

[ARCACHON, France] French researchers hoping to get an early warning on pollution in the ocean have found an unlikely ally in a mollusc more often destined for the dinner table.

COMMENTARY

THE merger music is playing again in France's telecom industry, two years after the last failed takeover attempt. Consolidation returned as a hot topic when Bloomberg reported in April that...