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Hollande launches proposed 'business tax relief for jobs' pact

French president used yearly address to employers and unions to insist firms must invest and hire young and older workers to get the labour tax break.

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President François Hollande on Tuesday tied a promise to ease the tax burden on French companies to their readiness to invest in France and hire young and old workers, hardest hit by high unemployment, reports Reuters.

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