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The United States Re-Imposes Sanctions on Iran, While France Leads Europe in Trying to Find a Work-Around

The USA has officially exited the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), commonly referred to as “the Iran deal”. Their…

EU Equal Pay Day Shines Light on Region’s Gender Pay Gap

With 16% of the working year left, November 3rd symbolizes the day when women in the EU stop earning money…

Closing the Gender Gap on Entrepreneurship in Europe

A 2014 study from the European Commission (EC) found that there were around 10.3 million female entrepreneurs working throughout the…

Macron Pushes Ahead with Reform Agenda, Including Billions in Tax Cuts in 2019

French President Emmanuel Macron is pushing ahead with the country’s largest labour market reforms in the 2019 budget. “I will…

EU Countries Pledge Funds to Women’s Empowerment

Last month, EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini made an inspiring announcement for advocates of women’s empowerment: the EU will…

Macron Puts Policies in Place to Protect France’s Impoverished, Especially Children

Speaking at the Museum of Mankind in mid-September, French President Emmanuel Macron announced the details of his “national strategy for…

Milan Fashion Week Highlights the Economic Vibrancy of Italy’s Fashion Industry

The glitterati have descended on Northern Italy for Milan Fashion Week. From September 19th to 25th, big names such as…

Everyone Loves Airbnb in Europe, Except European Residents

August of this year marked 10 years since Airbnb was created. This unconventional accommodation enterprise was started by three men…

France Becomes the First Country Globally to Ban Five Pesticides Linked to the Collapse of Bee Populations

France has become the first country in the world to ban five types of neonicotinoid pesticides linked with the worldwide…

Spain & France Will Take On EU’s Anti-Piracy Mission After Brexit

Spain and France are filling the would-be maritime defence void left after Britain exits the European Union in eight short…
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