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'Saigon' brings exiles' loss and longing to the stage

It is a story of the heartbreak and longing of Vietnamese who were torn between France and their homeland when French colonial rule collapsed. 

Macron outshines Merkel as EU's top diplomat

Germany has for years longed for a stronger French partner, but may have got more than it bargained for as the ...

France sees Brexit as tool to weaken City of London: leaked memo

'They are crystal clear about their underlying objective: the weakening of Britain, the ongoing degradation of the City of London.'
July 16, 2017 | 05:33 pm GMT+7

Trump may reverse decision on climate accord, France's Macron says: JDD

'(Trump) told me that he would try to find a solution in the coming months.' 
July 16, 2017 | 05:33 pm GMT+7

Trump defends son over Russian lawyer meeting

'He took a meeting with a Russian lawyer. Not a government lawyer, but a Russian lawyer.'
July 14, 2017 | 08:21 am GMT+7

Eight wounded in shooting near French mosque: source

Two of the eight wounded were hospitalized after the incident, according to the source, who also said that worshippers leaving the mosque had not been the intended target.
July 03, 2017 | 08:38 am GMT+7

Race is on to turn flying car into reality

Aeronautics giants are treating the idea of a flying car with caution, as such a project raises more questions than it answers, experts say -- it's a child's dream, a ...
June 28, 2017 | 07:51 pm GMT+7

L'Oreal finalizes sale of The Body Shop

L'Oreal sold The Body Shop for one billion euros ($1.1 billion).
June 27, 2017 | 04:34 pm GMT+7

Macron: modern president with Midas touch

Macron's party can win the absolute parliamentary majority, analysts say.
June 12, 2017 | 08:08 am GMT+7

France jabs Trump by wooing climate scientists

A new website launched by French President Emmanuel Macron, 'makeourplanetgreatagain.fr' directly hits at U.S. President Donald Trump by attempting to lure climate change ...
June 09, 2017 | 01:14 pm GMT+7

Cannes film festival in numbers

For 12 days starting Wednesday, the Cannes film festival will be a nonstop merry-go-round of movies, stars, interviews and parties.
May 17, 2017 | 05:31 pm GMT+7

'Cannes is a casino, the best and worst place to show a film'

The Cannes film festival -- the world's greatest movie showcase -- celebrates its 70th anniversary this year.
May 16, 2017 | 03:15 pm GMT+7

France's Macron takes power, vows to heal division, restore global status

The pro-EU centrist assumed power after winning a bitterly-fought campaign that divided the nation.
May 14, 2017 | 11:18 pm GMT+7

France bans breeding of dolphins in captivity

The French government bans the reproduction of dolphins and killer whales held in captivity, causing controversy in some of the country's zoos and amusement parks.
May 12, 2017 | 11:37 am GMT+7

Wall Street set to rise, Euro gives up some gains as Macron seals French election victory

The euro had been on a rising trend in the days ahead of the election, as investors began to position for a Macron victory.
May 08, 2017 | 09:23 am GMT+7