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Goodyear managers freed after overnight 'boss-napping' siege in France

Goodyear managers freed after overnight 'boss-napping' siege in France | Languedoc Living | Scoop.it
Two managers at U.S. tire giant Goodyear were freed Tuesday after about 100 angry workers barricaded them inside a factory in France.
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Languedoc unlocking French value offering - The Drinks Business

Languedoc unlocking French value offering - The Drinks Business | Languedoc Living | Scoop.it
For the first time since the financial crash of 2008, we are starting to see viable medium to long-term growth in the wine sector of the UK on-trade, with the trend for trading up coupled with growing consumer knowledge helping ...
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Good news for Languedoc wine exporters..

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Economies of Britain and France have more similarities than differences - The Guardian

Economies of Britain and France have more similarities than differences - The Guardian | Languedoc Living | Scoop.it
The Guardian Economies of Britain and France have more similarities than differences The Guardian "I see a lot more poverty, more inequalities, and if I were to look for a model to reform France I would want to save the French model, reforming it,...
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France PMI - Business Insider

France PMI - Business Insider | Languedoc Living | Scoop.it
There's a widespread belief that the French economy is fundamentally flawed due to some combination of taxes and regulations. The news today advances the argument that something has seriously gone wrong.
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Oh dear... more worrying news!

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Does Immigration Mean 'France Is Over'?

Does Immigration Mean 'France Is Over'? | Languedoc Living | Scoop.it
As an expatriate in Paris, I am not subject to the rising xenophobia directed at the country’s mostly African immigrants. But I am a witness to it.

Via Juan Carlos Hernandez
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How often have you heard some fairly toxic views expressed in your daily lives here in France, often referring to 'Les Arabs'?

 

Results from a recent poll on the level of acceptance the French have of living next door to immigrants, has once again highlighted the issues with the French approach to multiculturism. 

 

Here Justin E. H. Smith, professor of the history and philosophy of science at the University of Paris 7, Denis Diderot discusses the issue.

 

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Startup Wars Episode 5: France Strikes Back - The Rude Baguette

Startup Wars Episode 5: France Strikes Back - The Rude Baguette | Languedoc Living | Scoop.it
The Rude Baguette Startup Wars Episode 5: France Strikes Back The Rude Baguette You may not even have bothered reading the Newsweek article which ran last Friday, entitled “The Fall of France.” Indeed, you wouldn't have seen anything different in...
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The stir caused by the recent Newsweek article has the bloggers commenting about the current trend in 'France bashing'. Here is Liam Boogar's thoughts who runs the Rude Baguette blog.

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