Currency

Macron signals rethink on French-backed Africa currency

International— Link

Discussions are now to be held over future of the CFA franc in west and central Africa, which critics say is a colonial relic

French and German central bankers call for euro zone finance ministry

International— Link

Heads of Paris and Berlin central banks say European Central Bank is not enough to sustain long-term growth for currency bloc. 

Currency war likely between Germany, France

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Berlin favors a stronger euro, but France's president says the single currency’s heady rise on the foreign exchanges needs to be brought under control.