French wine tax plans will ‘cork the industry’


Furious wine makers launch campaign against tax hike and tighter advertising rules they claim would be 'very bad for the image of France'.

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When one thinks of France, one thinks of wine. But the country’s armies of wine makers could be forgiven for drowning their sorrows in a bottle of Beaujolais at French senators’ proposal to raise taxes on wine, “quelle horreur!” reports FRANCE 24.