Keyword: low-cost

Air France pilots accept low-cost development plans

After a lengthy strike earlier this year, pilots narrowly voted in favour of plans to develop the airline's low-cost operator Transavia.

France struggles in EU to stem low-cost foreign workers

Hiring of foreign staff at lower cost on temporary contracts under EU law has stirred political outrage and embarrassed socialist government in Paris.

New low-cost train service launched in France

French national rail operator SNCF is offering a new low-cost long-distance service to passengers, in bid to compete with budget airlines and cars.

New Air France fares target bag-free travellers

French carrier says one-way "MiNi" tickets will start at 49 euros including tax for the 40 percent of people who travel without checked baggage.

Renault targets Europe from low-cost Moroccan plant

French car maker Renault has opened a sprawling low-cost Moroccan factory, amid a French political debate overmeasures to protect domestic jobs.