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France sees red over Trump wine tax threat, cheaper vintages seen worst hit

Jul 30 2019

BORDEAUX/PARIS American lovers of fine French wine are likely to keep stocking their cellars and uncorking bottles despite U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to impose a tax in a potential new trade war. But makers of cheaper French vintages are concerned.

Bully or broker: EU wonders which Boris Johnson will come to Brexit talks

Jul 27 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS The European Union is offering new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson a wary welcome, insisting it will consider any detailed new ideas he has on Brexit but cautious lest his gambit is ultimately to blame Brussels for a no-deal departure.

Bully or broker: EU wonders which Boris Johnson will come to Brexit talks

Jul 27 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS The European Union is offering new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson a wary welcome, insisting it will consider any detailed new ideas he has on Brexit but cautious lest his gambit is ultimately to blame Brussels for a no-deal departure.

Bully or broker: EU wonders which Boris Johnson will come to Brexit talks

Jul 27 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS The European Union is offering new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson a wary welcome, insisting it will consider any detailed new ideas he has on Brexit but cautious lest his gambit is ultimately to blame Brussels for a no-deal departure.

Bully or broker: EU wonders which Boris Johnson will come to Brexit talks

Jul 27 2019

* Johnson prepared to go ahead with no-deal split if necessary

Macron gambles on cultural shift with bill allowing IVF for lesbians

Jul 24 2019

PARIS The French government on Wednesday sent to parliament draft legislation that would allow in-vitro fertilization (IVF) for lesbian couples and single women, honoring a long-standing campaign pledge but risking a backlash from conservative voters.

EU warns incoming British PM Johnson it won't change Brexit terms

Jul 23 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS The European Union congratulated incoming British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday but warned of "challenging times ahead" and ruled out heeding his election pledge to renegotiate Brexit.

EU warns incoming British PM Johnson it won't change Brexit terms

Jul 23 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS The European Union congratulated incoming British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday but warned of "challenging times ahead" and ruled out heeding his election pledge to renegotiate Brexit.

UPDATE 1-EU warns incoming British PM Johnson it won't change Brexit terms

Jul 23 2019

* EU firm Irish backstop opposed by Johnson must stay (Combines BRITAIN-EU/LEADER-REACTION and BRITAIN-EU/LEADER-MACRON)

France's Macron congratulates Boris Johnson, as ex-minister warns "EU not for turning"

Jul 23 2019

PARIS French President Emmanuel Macron and future head of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen both congratulated Boris Johnson on becoming Britain's next prime minister, although a key Macron ally warned Johnson that the EU would not budge on Brexit.

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