Hollande Signals Pro-Business Policy with Economy Appointment

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Enrico Letta, François Hollande, Barack Obama and Angela Merkel, the leaders of Italy, France, America and Germany, talk on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Saint Petersburg, Russia, September 5, 2013 (Bundesregierung)

French president François Hollande has appointed the former banker Emmanuel Macron as his economy minister.

The move suggests the leftist is serious about reducing France’s high deficit and unemployment rate, moving his party in a more centrist direction in the process. Read more “Hollande Signals Pro-Business Policy with Economy Appointment”