Keyword: fine

After loud complaints from French, silence as BNP penalty is announced

Initial reaction is muted in Paris as the $8.9 billion and other US penalties against France's largest bank are slightly less tough than forecast.

US set to unveil record fine for France's BNP bank

American Justice Department expected to announce a record fine of nearly $9 billion over alleged sanctions violations by France's biggest bank.

France seeks Germany’s support on BNP Paribas case

President Hollande talks with Angela Merkel amid fears that 'disproportionate' action against its biggest bank could pose risks to banking system.

French central bank paying 'utmost' attention to US case against BNP

Bank of France comment comes after report that BNP faces a 10 billion-dollar fine for evading US sanctions against Iran, Sudan and Cuba.

Carlos the Jackal fined for anti-Semitic taunting of French prison officer

Venezuelan terrorist Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, 64, serving two life sentences in France, was fined for verbally abusing a woman prison guard.

Google forced to show privacy fail message on homepage

 French judge refuses to suspend order obliging Google to publish a notice saying it has been fined for breaches of French data protection act.

France fines Google over data privacy

US search engine ignored three-month ultimatum from French privacy watchdog to bring practices on user information in line with local law.

French café fined for undeclared labour after clients return empties to bar

Zealous social security payments' agency gave owners of a Brittany bar a 9,000-euro fine for 'illegal' use of clients as a workforce.

Ryanair hit for 9 mn euros by French court

Judges rule that airline had illegally given French-based staff Irish contracts in order to save money on payroll and other taxes.

UBS France fined 10m euros amid tax evasion probe

French regulators say the French arm of the Swiss bank failed to tighten proper controls on money-laundering and tax evasion.