Keyword: programme

France's 'president of the rich' launches anti-poverty plan

French President Emmanuel Macron, whose reform policies, notably tax breaks for the wealthy and public spending cuts, have earned him the nickname by opponents of 'president of the rich', on Thursday unveiled a drive to reduce poverty in France, which affects an estimated 14% of the population, costed at 8 billion euros over four years.

Hollande says teachers on 'front line' of battle against home-grown terrorists

The French President stresssed the importance of promoting 'Republican values' in schools, which will get 250 million euros to do so.

French PM unveils long-term plan to beef up security forces

Following Paris terror attacks, Manuel Valls said almost 2,700 jobs would be created in a plan to cost 425 million euros over the next three years.