Rungis food market covers 234 hectares and generates revenues of US$10 billion a year.Full Story
Outraged citizens attempted to enter the building where the French President was attending a play.Full Story
Dockers have paralyzed the ports in response to the French government's intransigence.
The General Confederation of Labor warned that the current pension reform bill leaves many undefined things.
Facing the 37th day of national demonstrations, Emmanuel Macron’s administration defied unions with a draft pension reform bill that included a contested clause on raising the retirement age by two years to 64.
On the "Inter-professional Mobilization Day," President Macron administration's preferred response has been the repression of those who defend their rights.
Although negotiations between the unions and the government are due to recommence on Jan. 7, hopes of some sort of agreement are slim.
French police had no option but to shoot the attacker dead, who later on was identified as a mentally ill person.
President Macron keeps on showing that he does not seem to understand why people reject his policies.
During his traditional end-of-year televised address to the nation, the French president spoke about different subjects regarding the last 12 months
The 1995 protests were also against proposed changes to the country’s retirement pay, forcing the then prime minister Alain Juppe to withdraw his plans to suppress public pension schemes.