French broadcasters merger between TF1 and M6 falls through

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The plan, announced last year and backed by the government and public broadcaster France Télévisions, aimed to create a broadcasting powerhouse able to compete against US streaming giants such as Netflix. 

Staff at broadcaster FRANCE 24 stage walkout over work conditions

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More than 120 journalists and technicians at the French state-run international channel, which broadcasts 24-hour live news in in French, English and Arabic worldwide, staged a walkout over what they said was the management's failure to implement a 2015 agreement to ease “unsociable and unhealthy” working hours.

Radio France paralysed by longest strike in 10 years

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Strike began on March 19 amid fears hundreds of jobs will be cut at public broadcaster which has projected 2015 budget deficit of 21.3 million euros.