France wants EU budget rules suspended through 2021

By |maj 22nd, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, France, News, stability and growth pact|

France on Thursday (21 May) called on the EU to suspend its strict budgetary rules for member states for this year and next due to the severe hit economies have taken during the coronavirus pandemic.

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France to impose digital tax this year regardless of any new international levy

By |maj 15th, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, digital tax, EU, Europe, News|

France will tax big digital businesses this year whether there is progress or not towards an international deal on a levy, its finance minister said on Thursday (13 May), adding such a tax had never been more legitimate or more necessary.

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French railways on track to seek virus bailout

By |maj 4th, 2020|Air France, Bruno Le Maire, France, KLM, News, SNCF, TGV|

France’s state-owned rail company has suffered losses of €2 billion because of the coronavirus outbreak and may need government aid in order to stave off job cuts. An already-agreed bailout for the aviation industry could end up boosting demand.

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France says future EU recovery fund will amount to €500bn, financed by joint deb

By |april 10th, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, News|

European finance ministers have agreed to a post-crisis economic recovery plan worth €500 billion, which opens the door to jointly issued debt, France's finance minister claimed on Thursday (9 April).

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France puts dividends payments into ‘confinement’ amid COVID-19 crisis

By |marec 30th, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, coronavirus, crise économique, dividendes, News|

The French government intends to prohibit the payment of dividends to companies receiving state funding. While this would remain a partial ban, many are eager to see it become generalised in the context of the health and economic crisis. EURACTIV Franc...

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COVID-19: France wants to activate EU bailout fund without conditions or delay

By |marec 24th, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, coronavirus, COVID-19, Economy and Finance Ministry, emergency, European Commission, European Stability Mechanism (ESM), European Union, France, Germany, Italy, Margrethe Vestager, News|

The financial crisis management tool of the eurozone countries must be activated without delay and without conditions, said French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire before the Eurogroup meeting on Tuesday (24 March). EURACTIV France reports.

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Coronavirus puts French agricultural production centre-stage

By |marec 19th, 2020|agricultural unions, agriculture, Bruno Le Maire, coronavirus, Didier Guillaume, Emmanuel Macron, Farm to Fork, FNSEA, France, News, Supply Chain, young farmers|

In France, the coronavirus crisis has put the agricultural sector back in the spotlight as concerns persist about the transport of food and seasonal shortages of farm labourers. EURACTIV France reports.

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After declaring ‘war’ on COVID-19, France readies measures to uphold economy

By |marec 18th, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, businesses, coronavirus, COVID-19, economic plan, Economy, Édouard Philippe, Emmanuel Macron, fund, nationalisation, News|

To cushion the economic impact of the coronavirus, French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire has announced a series of measures to support businesses, including "nationalisation". EURACTIV France reports.

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Fearing coronavirus recession, France weighs nationalisation

By |marec 17th, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, coronavirus, France, nationalisation, News|

France's finance minister said Tuesday (17 March) that he was willing to nationalise large companies to protect them from bankruptcy, while warning that the country faces recession this year as the coronavirus epidemic sinks the economy.

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France will not let Huawei’s investments influence its 5G expansion plans

By |marec 5th, 2020|5G, Bruno Le Maire, China, Huawei, News|

French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire said Huawei's willingness to open a factory in France would not change "the government's position on 5G in any way". EURACTIV's partner La Tribune reports.

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