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

WORLD NEWS | France’s Macron To Hold Coronavirus Call With EU Leaders On Tuesday

PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron will hold a video-conference call on Tuesday with other E.U. leaders and with E.U. council leader Charles Michel to coordinate a response to the coronavirus, an official in Macron’s Elysee office told Reuters. Macron was in touch with Michel to organize the response, added the official on Monday.

BREAKING NEWS | Macron Speaks To Trump, Says Iran Must Not Escalate Situation

PARIS | FRANCE – Emmanuel Macron expressed France’s solidarity with its allies during a telephone conversation with U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday and said Iran must avoid “destabilizing” actions after a top Iranian military commander was killed in a U.S. air strike in Baghdad. “Given the recent rise in tensions in Iraq and the … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Macron Speaks To Trump, Says Iran Must Not Escalate Situation