Latest update: 29/11/2012
- François Fillon - François Hollande - French economy - industry - Jean-Francois Copé - Nicolas Sarkozy - UMP - unemployment
Steel industry: the nationalisation card
The whiff of the 1980s is in the air as the French government has issued a threat to nationalise a struggling steel plant in northern France if its Indian boss refuses to sell it. Also on the menu today, the never-ending saga of the leadership battle for the Conservative UMP party.
By FRANCE 24
On the set:
- Philip Turle, Journalist, RFI;
- Jean-Marc Gonin, Senior writer, Le Figaro Magazine.