france : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
- n French writer of sophisticated novels and short stories (1844-1924)
News & Articles
- France Telecom CEO Richard Charged With Fraud in Tapie Case
France Telecom SA Chief Executive Officer Stephane Richard was charged with fraud over an arbitration case dating to his time as chief of staff at the French Finance Ministry during Christine Lagarde’s tenure.
June 12, 2013 - Bloomberg
- France digs in on culture before EU meeting on U.S. trade talks
France is "extremely determined" to keep movies and digital media out of free trade talks between the EU and the United States, a government minister said on Wednesday, a stance that could block ...
June 12, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! Finance
- France Télécom CEO charged with conspiracy to defraud
France Télécom’s CEO Stéphane Richard has been charged with conspiracy to defraud, a Paris court announced Wednesday. The charge relates to alleged activities before he joined the company. The Financial Brigade of the French police arrested Richard Monday in order to question him about his alleged role in a five-year-old political scandal. He was charged Wednesday, according to French news site ...
June 12, 2013 - PC World
- Oleg Gordievsky in Telegraph.co.uk
They are supposed to be the vanguard of Russian intelligence,he said. "But what they are really doing is nothing, they just sit at home in Britain, France and the US. The illegals don't have the support of the office behind them, and they...
- Patrice Evra in The Associated Press
The whole of France needs to have an explanation for this disaster,captain Patrice Evra said after being benched for the match. "It's not the time to give them, but I will personally give them ...... what I went through, just the truth, as...
- Sepp Blatter in Yahoo! Eurosport UK
In France they have made an 'affaire d'Etat' with football, but football remains in the hands of the federation,Blatter said at a press briefing on Tuesday.