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Latest update : 2011-05-24

Does France need immigrant labour?

FRENCH PAPERS, Tues., 24/5/2011: We look at a debate started by France’s Interior Minister, Claude Guéant, over whether immigration is necessary to fill jobs in the construction sector and in restaurants. Other topics in the French press: DSK – have traces of his DNA been found on the hotel chambermaid’s dress? Two French dailies lead with the continuing protests in Spain. We also look at front-page coverage of Europe’s economic woes.

 

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Le Parisien « Main d’œuvre : Peut-on se passer des immigrés ? »
 
Le Figaro « Le combat d’Anne Sinclair pour sauver DSK »
 
L’Humanité : « Indignados ! »
 
Libération : « Printemps ibère »
 
La Tribune : « Zone euro : les crises politiques contaminent les marchés »
 
Les Echos :« Dette, Chine, volcan : les marchés assommés » + Page 30
 
Le Figaro « Espagne, Italie, Grèce : Nouvelle secousse dans la zone euro »

 

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2018-04-20 United Kingdom

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2018-04-19 Donald Trump

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2018-04-19 France

Emmanuel Macron in Berlin: Will Europe's superhero succeed?

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2018-04-18 Malta

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018: Six months after the Maltese investigative reporter was killed in a car bomb, a team of international journalists vow to uncover the mastermind behind...

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2018-04-18 Cuba

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