In Paris, Trudeau defends benefits of EU-Canada trade deal

PARIS (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and French President Emmanuel Macron have discussed a renewed economic partnership to boost growth, jobs and investments in their two countries. Source:…

Saudi crown prince visits France, seeks strategic partner

PARIS (AP) — The crown prince of Saudi Arabia arrived in Paris on Sunday, a day ahead of his first official visit to France, which is hoping to profit from…

Air France strike gathers steam; third of flights cancelled

PARIS (AP) — Some 30 percent of Air France flights have been cancelled as strikes over pay rises appear to be intensifying. Source: Business – The Eagle

Air France cancels flights amid strike over pay

PARIS (AP) — Air France says a quarter of its long-haul flights from and to Paris will be cancelled Saturday during a daylong strike over pay. Source: Business – The…

Big insurance deal: France's AXA buys XL for $15 billion

PARIS (AP) — French insurance giant AXA is getting even bigger with a purchase of property and casualty insurer XL Group in a deal worth more than $15 billion. Source:…

Angry Air France staff hit with pepper spray at pay protest

PARIS (AP) — French riot police fired pepper spray at angry Air France employees who tried to storm a terminal at Paris’ main airport Thursday amid a strike over pay…

Renault reports record profit as CEO Ghosn agrees to pay cut

PARIS (AP) — French carmaker Renault said Friday it made record profits and sales last year, leading the board to give CEO Carlos Ghosn a new four-year term. Source: Business…

US oil output surge 'reminiscent' of run-up to 2014 crash

PARIS (AP) — A leading energy watchdog says that the boom in U.S. oil production is reminiscent of the rise in output that eventually led to the 2014 crash in…

Startup hub reflects Macron's changing French economy

PARIS (AP) — For a glimpse at President Emmanuel Macron’s vision for the new French economy, look no farther than Station F. Source: Business – The Eagle

Researchers claim they’ve reduced the uncertainty in a key metric of climate change by 60 percent. That could have implications for how humanity arrives at climate goals like it did…

France abandons plans to build new airport in the west

PARIS (AP) — France will abandon divisive plans to build a new airport in the west, the prime minister announced Wednesday, ordering activists protesting the project for nearly a decade…

Death on Eurostar train line halts London-Paris traffic

PARIS (AP) — Train traffic between London and Paris has halted after a person was crushed to death by a Eurostar train in northern France in what officials say was…

Recall of French baby milk products extended to 83 countries

PARIS (AP) — The head of French dairy company Lactalis says that a recall of baby milk products because of a salmonella scare has been extended to 83 countries from…

Cybersecurity firm: US Senate in Russian hackers' crosshairs

PARIS (AP) — The same Russian government-aligned hackers who penetrated the Democratic Party have spent the past few months laying the groundwork for an espionage campaign against the U.S. Senate,…

France: Macron's government pledges to fight gender wage gap

PARIS (AP) — France’s top women’s rights official says the government is working on a “tough, concrete” plan to make companies more transparent about the pay gap between men and…

France's Macron sets course for rapid changes this year

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron has urged his ministers to rapidly push on with measures to reform the country’s economy, security apparatus and immigration framework. Source: Business –…

Macron's climate summit in Paris finds new money, tech help

PARIS (AP) — World leaders, investment funds and energy magnates promised Tuesday to devote new money and technology to slow global warming at a summit in Paris that President Emmanuel…

A Congressman introduces a bill to explore technologies to geoengineer Earth. That is, if it gets past his colleagues and then the only world leader to shun the Paris Agreement. …

Baby milk maker orders global recall over salmonella fears

PARIS (AP) — Baby milk maker Lactalis and French authorities have ordered a global recall of millions of products over fears of salmonella bacteria contamination. Source: Business – The Eagle

The Paris agreement on climate change charts a narrow path to avoiding a global apocalypse. Just one problem: Its centerpiece is a technology that basically doesn’t yet exist. Source: Science…