Railing against inequality is a pertinent message, but scholars also warn that the gap between the rich and poor can lead to bigger issues.
PARIS, Feb 1- Renault-Nissan is examining fees paid to consultants and political advisers including a serving European lawmaker, following Chairman Carlos Ghosn's arrest and ouster from the helm of the carmaking alliance, two sources told Reuters. Strategic PR adviser Claudine Pons and security consultant Alain Bauer have already confirmed reports they...
LONDON, Nov 27- British hedge and private equity funds are seeking detailed legal advice over how to deal with any return to power of the opposition Labour Party, which has shifted sharply to the left since it was last in government. At least 12 hedge funds and one private equity fund, each managing more than $1 billion in assets, have requested bespoke advice, nine...
*Total of 14 of EDF's 58 reactors to close by 2035. PARIS, Nov 27- France will steadily reduce its reliance on nuclear power to 50 percent of the energy mix by 2035 but will only close two reactors before the end of the current presidential mandate in 2022, President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday. EDF shares fell as much as four percent on the comments about the...
PARIS, Nov 27- The French government will not close any of its nuclear reactors besides the Fessenheim plant before the end of the current presidential mandate in 2022, President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday. In a long-awaited speech on energy strategy, Macron said the country would reduce its share of nuclear energy in power production to 50 percent by...
CNBC's Claire Fournier reports from Paris on Emmanuel Macron's first official appearance as French president-elect.
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CNBC's Claire Fournier updates on the French presidential election, as incumbent President Francois Hollande pledges his support to centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron.
Trump ordered the launch of 59 tomahawk cruise missiles against a Syria-government airfield on Thursday evening. CNBC takes a look at how the world reacted.
French President Francois Hollande defended the importance of multilateralism as he warned against protectionism during a state visit to Singapore.
With a month to go until the French election, around four in 10 voters are hesitant about who to vote for, a poll said on Friday.
Centrist Emmanuel Macron's bid for power in France gathered pace on Tuesday when he won support from a junior minister in the Socialist government.
Have the residents of Paris-on-Thames made up their minds?
CNBC reporter Claire Fournier discusses French presidential candidates Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron, following their latest speeches given in Lyon.
CNBC's Claire Fournier weighs in on the latest news concerning the upcoming French presidential election.
CNBC’s Claire Fournier takes a look at how France reacted to U.S. President Donald Trump’s latest immigration policies.
India flexes its military muscles on Thursday as it showcases its latest defense arsenal at the 68th Republic Day parade.
CNBC reporter Claire Fournier discusses the latest developments in French politics.
Irish Taoiseach Enda Kenny discusses his country's relationship with the U.K.
Kit Nicholl, political and security analyst at IHS Markit, weighs in on the potential candidates in this year's French presidential election.