Keyword: markets

French PM calls on Brussels to increase support for farmers

Amid increasing protests by French farmers Manuel Valls says EU has 'done too little, too late' in response to downturn in agricultural markets.

Orange fined €350m in France for market abuse

French anti-trust authority said Orange, formerly France Telecom, kept business clients from switching to competitors' phone services.

Recovering French banks face new challenge ahead

Once shunned for exposure to debt in Greece and Italy, French bank stocks were top pick this year, but future competitivity doubts now cloud future.