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 ...

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 ...

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 ...