Reed Hastings, Co-founder and CEO of NetflixOnline video-streaming giant Netflix is launching here in France. Its founder and CEO Reed Hastings explains to FRANCE 24’s Marjorie Paillon how he is going to shake things up and...
Hundreds of flights cancelled as Air France pilots strikePilots at Air France have begun their week-long strike action over working conditions. The airline has cancelled more than half of its flights this Monday with more than 60,000 pas...
France In Focus
FRANCE IN FOCUS
French MP's financial woes dampen ruling party's credibilityThis week, a trade minister fired for tax irregularities is now said to have forgotten to pay his rent for the last three years. It's an omission that is likely to further dam...
Apple denies security breach in celebrity photo leakApple has denied that a security breach of its iCloud service was the source of the naked photos of celebrities which have been leaked online. The iPhone maker says the attack cent...
Netflix to woo French with ‘House of Cards’ set in MarseilleNetflix, the US online video streaming giant, has announced it will produce a French-style “House of Cards” series as it prepares to launch in France in September.
‘Modern Family’ and 'Breaking Bad' win big at Emmy Awards“Modern Family” won a record-tying fifth best comedy series Emmy Award and a dominant “Breaking Bad” captured the top drama award and a trio of acting honors in Monday’s ceremony.
Middle East Matters
MIDDLE EAST MATTERS
Gaza conflict: Palestinians mark sombre EidIt's usually one of the biggest celebrations in the Muslim calendar, but for people in Gaza this year, Eid was blighted by more deadly violence. Next, nearly all those belongi...
Bertrand Tavernier: Filmmaker and film loverHe’s renowned for lending his films introspection and humanity, establishing him as one of French cinema’s most compassionate and progressive figures. It’s this vision that Bertran...
‘Game of Thrones’ gives Northern Ireland tourism boostThe British province of Northern Ireland has received an economic boost from the hit HBO series “Game of Thrones”, which has just completed its fourth season.
Netflix European expansion to include French launchThe online streaming service Netflix has announced a major expansion in Europe – launching in six countries before the end of the year. That list includes France, where the company...
The risks of #BringBackOurGirlsSome analysts are beginning to look at the risks of the online campaign to raise awareness about the Boko Haram kidnappings in Nigeria - we take a look at their arguments. Elsewher...
France braces for Netflix launchVideo on demand giant Netflix has confirmed it will be launching in France. Like in the US, French web users will have access to all their favourite TV series for 7 dollars 99 per...