France adopts cautious approach to more Sunday trading


Prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault rules out liberalisation of Sunday trading but promises to clear up 'inconsistencies' in current law.

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France’s government has ruled out the fundamental changes sought by retailers to the restrictions on Sunday trading, but signalled it would accept some easing of the rules to iron out inconsistencies in the law, reports The Financial Times.