Britons answer Macron's siren calls to escape across Channel - The Times (subscription)

France has launched an offensive on swathes of the UK economy to exploit uncertainties over Brexit. Emmanuel Macron, the newly elected French president with a large parliamentary majority, is spearheading the campaign to woo corporate Britain, ...

The changing geopolitics of European emotion - The Daily Star

A new triangle of geopolitical emotion has emerged in Europe: Great Britain has ceased feeling superior to France, and France has stopped feeling inferior to Germany. you've reached a subscriber-only article. Sign up now and access the full breadth of ...

Heading to Sahel, Macron scrambles for exit strategy - The Daily Star

PARIS / DAKAR: President Emmanuel Macron heads to Mali Sunday to throw France's weight behind a new West African military force he hopes will lay the basis for an exit strategy for its own troops; but its prospects for success look slim. Mali is ...

My thoughts too complex for journalists: Emmanuel Macron - Deccan Chronicle

Mr Macron has given just one interview to the press since he was elected last month, the Telegraph reported. French President Emmanuel Macron (Photo: AP). French President Emmanuel Macron has sparked anger and mockery for dispensing with the ...

France To Ban New Oil & Gas Exploration Beginning In Autumn - CleanTechnica

Emmanuel Macron, the new president of France and not yet 40 years old, is taking the first steps toward his stated goal of advancing his country's commitment to the Paris climate change accords. Nicholas Hulot, Macron's Ecological Transitions minister ...

French Puzzle Over Macron as Their New President Gathers Up Power - New York Times

President Emmanuel Macron of France at a military ceremony at the Hôtel des Invalides in Paris on Friday. Mr. Macron has concentrated power since his election in May. Credit Thomas Samson/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. PARIS — Is he ...

Paris steps up efforts to attract US banks after Brexit - The Manila Times

NEW YORK: The French government will open a tribunal in Paris to handle financial cases in English in an effort to attract more American banks after Brexit, a top official said Thursday. French economy minister Bruno Le Maire highlighted the proposal ...

Macron's 'complex thoughts' led to Bastille Day presser cancelation, says source as Twitter fumes - RT

The French president has canceled a traditional Bastille Day press conference, with a source in his administration saying Emmanuel Macron's “complex thoughts” don't go well with the process of interviewing. The insulted French have spilt their anger ...

France's Macron due in Mali to back Sahel anti-jihad force - News24

Bamako - President Emmanuel Macron is due in Mali on Sunday to consolidate Western backing for a regional anti-jihadist force, as France beefs up its counter-terror operations in the area. The so-called "G5 Sahel" countries just south of the Sahara ...

Macron's presidential portrait gets a Twitter makeover - FRANCE 24

French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted his official presidential portrait to the world on Thursday. And social media took it from there. The tech savvy 39-year-old Macron evidently took the time to position two smartphones just behind his right hand ...

Emmanuel Macron Raises the Presidential Portrait Stakes - New York Times

The official portrait of President Emmanuel Macron of France, which some news outlets have said resembles that of Barack Obama in 2012. Credit Soazig De La Moissonniere/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. For anyone who has ever doubted the ...

French President Emmanuel Macron's Official Portrait Launched an Excellent Photoshop Battle - TIME

So France's President Emmanuel Macron was just trying to take his official portrait like a serious politician. Tall order Macron. The picture, posted Thursday, inevitably launched the internet's latest Photoshop battle, offering endless entertainment ...

Macron's presidential portrait proves less popular than picture of rival's kebab - Newsline

French president Emmanuel Macron's official photograph has been overshadowed online by a greasy photo of a kebab and chips tweeted by his former rival Benoît Hamon. The former socialist presidential candidate tweeted the picture of the takeaway meal ...

All the most hilarious photoshops of Emmanuel Macron's official picture - the Irish News

When you're a serious politician, you need to have a serious official photograph to match your serious persona. That's exactly what newly elected French president Emmanuel Macron has got, and he was kind enough to post it on Twitter for everyone to ...

France vows post-Brexit English-law contracts - Taipei Times

France is to set up a special court to handle English-law cases for financial contracts after Britain leaves the EU, French Minister of Finance Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday as Paris steps up its charm offensive to attract banks. In a roadshow in New ...

Trump accepts invitation to visit France for Bastille Day celebrations - KFQD

Chesnot/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump will travel to France next month to attend the Bastille Day celebration in Paris and commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States' entry into World War I, the White House said ...

Why won't Macron talk to the media? His 'complex thought process' may be to blame. - Washington Post

The president of France is not lacking in confidence. Just 39 years old, Emmanuel Macron seduced France this spring into electing him as the country's youngest president — even though he did not have the backing of major political groups and had never ...

After Trump, Missing My American Pride In A Foreign Land - Worldcrunch

PARIS — I'm on the bus when “Proud to Be An American” pops into my head. Once it was Maroon 5's “She Will Be Loved.” Another time, the Frosted Flakes cereal theme song. Nearly a year after moving to France, my brain keeps regurgitating America.

Brexit: France promises new court to handle English law cases in bid to lure UK-based firms - The Independent

'All proceedings will take place in English. We will hire people with experience in common law regardless of where they come from,' French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said. Leigh Thomas, Michel Rose; 8 hours ago ...

Emmanuel Macron revealed his official presidential portrait on Twitter - Daily Mail

French President Emanuel Macron has been roundly mocked on social media over his first official portrait. The seemingly innocuous image, which he shared with his 1.5m Twitter followers, shows him standing at his desk at the Elysee Palace in Paris ...