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Latest update : 2017-05-15

New Beginning? Macron looks to redraw French political landscape

After appointing centre-right politician Edouard Philippe as his Prime Minister, Macron vows to follow through on his pledge to reform France. It’s music to the ears of a German chancellor who's welcomed Macron to Berlin for his first foreign visit. Who holds the cards? More broadly, can France's 39-year-old president offer new solutions to the imbalances, fears and frustrations felt both in France and across the continent?

Produced by Michele BARBERO, François WIBAUX and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.

 

By François PICARD

Our guests

Claire TASSADIT-HOUD

Parliamentary candidate, La République En Marche

Bruno BERNARD

Deputy chief of staff for mayor of Paris' 9th arrondissement

Ludovic SUBRAN

Chief Economist, Euler Hermes

Daniel STELTER

Author of 'Debt in the 21st Century'

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2017-11-16 COP23

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