Hollande announces back-to-work bonus scheme


The French president, speaking in a TV interview on Sunday, said a bonus will be paid to part-time workers to help jobless return to activity.

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France will extend planned back-to-work bonus payments to part-time jobs and younger recipients, President François Hollande said on Sunday, as he battles persistently high unemployment that has tarnished his first three years in office, reports Reuters.