Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

ENCORE!

Khatia Buniatishvili, the 'pop star pianist'

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

French press review: Macron 'just a step away' from Elysée Palace

Read more

THE CAMPAIGN BEAT

Will the traditional alliance against France's National Front work in round two?

Read more

TALKING EUROPE

Greek Cypriot negotiator: 'We regret that Turkey is distancing itself from Europe'

Read more

TALKING EUROPE

Trump's intervention in Syria: How should the EU respond?

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

South Africa: 20 children killed in bus crash near Pretoria

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

An Election in the Shadow of Terror

Read more

#TECH 24

How fintech is helping the unbanked

Read more

FRANCE IN FOCUS

Turning up the heat with French firefighters

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

An overview of the stories making the French and international newspaper headlines. From Monday to Friday live at 7.20 am and 9.20 am Paris time.

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.

 

Get the France 24 press review on your iPhone, become a fan on Facebook or follow James Creedon on Twitter: @JamesCreedonF24
 
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 »

 

By James CREEDON

COMMENT(S)

Archives

2017-04-24 French Presidential Elections 2017

French press review: Macron 'just a step away' from Elysée Palace

The French papers weigh in on Sunday's presidential election results. Le Parisien headlines on the "Macron Sensation", as the centrist presidential candidate secures his place in...

Read more

2017-04-21 French Presidential Elections 2017

French papers react to Champs-Élysées attack

French daily Le Parisien reacts with "anger and disgust" to Thursday night's attack on the Champs-Élysées, in which a policeman was killed just days before France heads to the...

Read more

2017-04-21 French Presidential Elections 2017

Press review: Champs-Élysées attack is 'valuable propaganda' for far right

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Fri. 21.04.17: European and American papers worry that Thursday's terrorist attack will propel far-right candidate Marine Le Pen to victory in the French...

Read more

2017-04-19 Venezuela

'Here we go again': UK papers react to call for snap election

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Weds. 19.04.17: In the UK, conservative papers and tabloids delight in the announcement of an early election they hope will "crush the saboteurs." With...

Read more

2017-04-19 terrorism

Terror attack thwarted in France: 'Campaign's final days under threat'

FRENCH PAPERS - Weds. 19.04.17: Security is in the spotlight after authorities thwart a suspected terrorist attack just days ahead of elections. Business paper Les Echos commends...

Read more