NEWS | France’s Macron To Co-Host Lebanon Donor Conference On Sunday, Officials Say

PARIS | FRANCE – French President Emmanuel Macron will host a donor conference for Lebanon via video-link on Sunday, his office said, as countries mobilise to help rebuild Beirut after this week’s massive blast. The conference, which will be co-chaired by the United Nations, will seek pledges from participants including U.S. President Donald Trump. It … Continue reading NEWS | France’s Macron To Co-Host Lebanon Donor Conference On Sunday, Officials Say

BREAKING NEWS | In Beirut, Macron Says Lebanese Leaders Need To Hear ‘Home Truths’

BEIRUT, LEBANON - AUGUST 4: Damaged buildings and surroundings are seen after a fire at a warehouse with explosives at the Port of Beirut led to massive blasts in Beirut, Lebanon on August 4, 2020. A large number of people were reportedly injured in the blasts, while former Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri -- who lives … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | In Beirut, Macron Says Lebanese Leaders Need To Hear ‘Home Truths’

NEWS ALERT | France’s Macron To Travel To Beirut On Thursday

PARIS | FRANCE – French President Emmanuel Macron will fly to Beirut on Thursday and will meet the country’s political figures, after a blast ravaged the Lebanese capital, his office said. Macron, who spoken to Lebanese President Michel Aoun shortly after the blast, has already ordered French emergency assistance be sent to Lebanon, a country … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | France’s Macron To Travel To Beirut On Thursday

WORLD NEWS | France’s Macron Says He Plans To Travel To Russia Soon

PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron On Saturday said he would soon travel to Russia for more talks with his counterpart Vladimir Putin. ‘Trust-building talks initiated with President at Fort Bregancon continue’, Macron said in a tweet, mentioning European security, regional conflicts and climate change as key themes. ‘I will travel soon to Russia’. Macron … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | France’s Macron Says He Plans To Travel To Russia Soon

NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Discusses International Developments With Emmanuel Macron

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received on Tuesday a telephone call from Frence President Emmanuel Macron. Their talks focused on regional and international developments. They also tackled bilateral relations and issue of common interest.

BUSINESS NEWS | Macron Wants France To Be Europe’s Top Clean Car Producer

PARIS | FRANCE – President Emmanuel Macron announced an 8 billion euro plan on Tuesday to make France the top producer of clean vehicles in Europe and urge French carmakers to make vehicles in their own country. French car plants are only just starting to rev up production after the coronavirus lockdown, which hit the … Continue reading BUSINESS NEWS | Macron Wants France To Be Europe’s Top Clean Car Producer

POLITICS | Trump, Macron Agree On Urgent Need For De-escalation In Libya: White House

Washington – U.S. President Donald Trump and French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed their concern about ‘worsening foreign interference’ in Libya and ‘agreed on the need for urgent de-escalation’, the White House Said. The two leaders also discussed progress on reopening the United States and France, as well as global economies locked down during the coronavirus … Continue reading POLITICS | Trump, Macron Agree On Urgent Need For De-escalation In Libya: White House

BREAKING NEWS | France To Rapidly Ramp Up Production Of Face Masks And Respirators: Macron

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA -  France plans to quickly ramp up domestic production of face masks and respirators to respond to urgent needs of hospitals and caregivers during the coronavirus epidemic, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday. During a visit to a face mask factory, Macron said France needs at least 40 million face masks … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | France To Rapidly Ramp Up Production Of Face Masks And Respirators: Macron

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Discusses Virus Outbreak With Macron, Modi

RIYADH – Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, received on Tuesday a telephone call from French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss global efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak, reported the Saudi Press Agency. Crown Prince Mohammed underlined the importance of coordinating efforts to combat the epidemic and adopting … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Crown Prince Discusses Virus Outbreak With Macron, Modi

TRAVEL ALERT | France Scrambles To Repatriate Citizens As Morocco Stops Flights Over Coronavirus

PARIS – French authorities were on Saturday trying to arrange emergency flights from Morocco to bring back dozens of French nationals who were unable to leave after the North African nation suspended flights to European countries over coronavirus fears. Morocco, which so far has 18 cases of the virus including a minister, has suspended all … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | France Scrambles To Repatriate Citizens As Morocco Stops Flights Over Coronavirus