Britain and France in pre-EU summit spat over regulations curb


Paris has warned that reforms of EU social and employment legislation, encouraged by London, went too far in dismantling social protections.

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Britain and France clashed on Wednesday over Brussels’ efforts to cut back on excessive regulations, with Paris warning on the eve of an EU summit that the push risked going too far in dismantling European social protections, reports The Financial Times.