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    France to invest 3.8b euros in Egypt projects

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 01:23am on June 15, 2021

    French finance minister Bruno Le Maire on Sunday signed agreements with Egypt to invest 3.8 billion euros in the most populous Arab country’s public transport...

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    Germany with questions to answer against France

    Agence France-Presse . Munich | Updated at 11:15pm on June 14, 2021

    World champions France open their Euro 2020 campaign on Tuesday against an embattled Germany team eager to rediscover their best form in the first clash...

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    Nuclear arms decline stalls as nations modernise arsenals

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 10:30pm on June 14, 2021

    As nuclear nations commit to renewing and sometimes expanding their arsenals, a decline seen since the early 1990s seems to have stalled, with some signs...

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    French firm works to resolve 'performance issue' at Chinese plant

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing, China | Updated at 05:12pm on June 14, 2021

    A French nuclear firm said Monday it was working to resolve a 'performance issue' at a plant it part-owns in China's southern Guangdong province following...

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    France urges UK to stick to Brexit deal

    Agence France-Presse . Carbis Bay | Updated at 04:02pm on June 12, 2021

    France on Saturday told UK prime minister Boris Johnson to stick to the terms of the Brexit deal he signed with Europe, amid a standoff...

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    Kroos ready to prove Germany doubters wrong against France

    Agence France-Presse . Herzogenaurach | Updated at 12:17am on June 12, 2021

    Toni Kroos aims to prove Germany’s doubters wrong in their Euro 2020 opener against world champions France on Tuesday. Germany have their work cut out...

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    Anti-terror ‘academy’ inaugurated in Ivory Coast

    Agence France-Presse . Jacqueville, Ivory Coast | Updated at 07:11pm on June 11, 2021

    Ivory Coast and France on Thursday inaugurated a counter-terrorism academy designed to ramp up the Sahel region's ability to counter a widespread jihadist threat. Ivorian...

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    Frenchman handed 4 months' jail for slapping Macron

    Agence France-Presse . Valence, France | Updated at 09:59pm on June 10, 2021

    A French court on Thursday sentenced a man who slapped French President Emmanuel Macron across the face this week to a prison term of 18...

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    Euro finally set for lift-off under Covid cloud

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 06:41pm on June 10, 2021

    Euro 2020 finally kicks off on Friday as Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal prepare to defend their title and world champions France seek a rare double a...

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    Volkswagen, ex-CEO charged over 'dieselgate' scandal

    Agence France-Presse. Paris, France | Updated at 05:34pm on June 09, 2021

    German automaker Volkswagen said Wednesday that it has been charged in France over alleged cheating on emissions testing, as its former CEO was accused in...