Keyword: Brexit

French minister says UK would be 'killed' in post-Brexit trade talks

French economy minister Emmanuel Macron warned that if Britain leaves the European Union it would have no clout with countries like China.

France says post-Brexit trade deal would require EU budget payment

French economy minister warns that if UK left EU it must contribute to bloc's budget for trade deal and may not receive full access to single market.

France will not open borders if UK leaves EU says interior minister

Bernard Cazeneuve contradicted claims about impact of Brexit saying: 'We don't need statements that create buzz we need long-term action.'

France's Hollande warns of Brexit 'consequences'

Asked about impact of EU exit by UK on border controls in Calais, president said: 'I don't want to scare you .. but there will be consequences.'

Hollande insists Britain given 'no special dispensations from EU rules'

Speaking at end of negotiations in Brussels, the French president added UK was not given veto over the eurozone 'which is very important for France'.

Brexit talks: France rejects UK demands on finance, welfare payments

French president said there can be no special case for City of London nor restriction of EU migrants' rights, as demanded by UK PM David Cameron.

Cameron in Paris for last-minute talks on new EU membership terms

Seeking a deal ahead of 'Brexit' referendum, the UK PM met with President François Hollande in Paris in a bid to gain French backing for concessions.

HSBC envisages moving 1,000 jobs to Paris in event of Brexit

The bank, which recently announced it is keeping its HQ in London, said global banking and markets staff could move to Paris if UK leaves EU.

France leads resistance to UK push for its banks to dodge euro regulations

As diplomatic efforts to keep UK in the EU gather pace before key Brussels summit this week, France heads campaign against City of London perks.

France softens its opposition to British EU reform plans

Economy minister Emmanuel Macron said creative ways can be found to amend EU treaties and prevent a European 'Brexit' crisis.

French warn Britain: Brexit could be your Waterloo

As commemorations begin for 200th anniversary of Napoleon’s defeat in 1815, Le Monde tells UK of the dangers of leaving the EU.