Emmanuel Macron press conference, June 12, 2024 (capture BFM)
File of the day
European elections of June 9, 2024 (capture euronews)

European elections : far right in the lead!

According to a Euronews poll, the Conservatives are the favorites in the European elections on June 9. A swing to the right of the hemicycle seems inevitable, with far-right parties making notable gains in several countries.

Bruno Le Maire at the French National Assembly (twitter)
Economy

Poor figures for the French economy

By 2023, the public deficit will have risen to 5.5% of GDP, and public debt to 110.6% of GDP, according to INSEE. This slippage is an embarrassment for the government.