Pressures faced by Amazon's staff in France are unacceptable, the French finance minister said on Thursday, after Amazon said it would not pay workers who walked out over fears tied to the coronavirus outbreak.
France and the U.S. on Tuesday said they would seek to ward off a trade war after Washington threatened tariffs on French products including cosmetics and handbags and Paris warned of retaliation backed by the EU.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered an investigation into France’s planned tax on technology companies, a probe that could lead to the United States imposing new tariffs or other trade restrictions.
Paris department store Galeries Lafayette is opening a new branch on the Champs-Elysées, introducing a wholly redesigned store concept enabling the group to offer a unique response to international competition.
France's L'Oreal , whose beauty brands range from Lancome creams to Maybelline make-up, is stocking up cosmetics in Britain as part its preparations for Britain leaving the European Union, its chief executive said.