, based on reporting by and

Health 07-05-2013

French fair-trade sector seeks revival after crisis dip

France’s appetite for fair-trade products lags behind European counterparts, with the sector turning increasingly to producers in the developing world for a recovery solution, EURACTIV France and Germany report.
Regional Policy 31-05-2012

Seven countries call for slim EU budget, France undecided

Germany and six other countries have co-sponsored a call to freeze the EU's next seven-year budget for the period 2014-2020, according to a document obtained by But France remains undecided for now as the new Socialist government has yet to take a definitive stance on the issue.
Euro & Finance 05-12-2011

Franco-German differences persist ahead of EU proposals

France and Germany are expected to outline joint proposals today (5 December) to address the ongoing sovereign debt crisis in the eurozone. However, in many respects, the views of Europe's two largest economies remain far apart over the details of a 'fiscal union', and report.