PARIS, France – U.S. President Joe Biden warned President Xi Jinping on Monday that the United States would enhance its security position in Asia if Beijing cannot rein in North Korea’s weapons programmes, and during a three-hour meeting, the two leaders also had strong words about Taiwan. Bident told a news conference after his first … More

France’s Macron: Children Of Iran’s Revolution Carrying Out Their Own Revolution

PARIS, France – The children of Iran’s revolution are carrying out their own revolution, said French President Emmanuel Macron in an interview with French radio broadcast on Monday, as Iran holds seven French citizens in the country amid deteriorating ties between the two countries. France lashed out at Iran on Oct.6, accusing it of ”dictatorial … More France’s Macron: Children Of Iran’s Revolution Carrying Out Their Own Revolution

Ferrari Says Internal Documents Online, But No Evidence Of Cyber Attack

MILAN, Italy – Ferrari said on Monday some internal documents had been posted online and the luxury sports carmaker was working to identify how this had happened. It will implement all the appropriate actions as needed; it said in an emailed statement. Ferrari added it had no evidence of a breach of its systems or … More Ferrari Says Internal Documents Online, But No Evidence Of Cyber Attack

Volkswagen Targets70-75 Billion Euro Valuation In Planned Porsche IPO

PARIS, France – Volkswagen is targeting a valuation of 70 billion to 75 billion euros ($70.1-75.1) billion for luxury sportscar maker Porsche as part of a planned initial public offering (IPO) of the division, a person familiar with the matter said. The pricing formed the basis for discussions in the supervisory board that were taking … More Volkswagen Targets70-75 Billion Euro Valuation In Planned Porsche IPO

Germany To Drop COVID Mask Requirement On Flights

PARIS, France – Germany will soon drop mask requirements on commercial flights introduced during the COVID-19 pandemic, Health Minister Karl Lauterbach said on Tuesday, after flagship airline Lufthansa complained that the rule was no longer enforceable. Authorities will focus instead on making sure people wear face – and – mouth coverings on public transport in … More Germany To Drop COVID Mask Requirement On Flights

Prince Harry Celebrates Mandela, Urges Climate Action At U.N.

PARIS, France – Britain’s Prince Harry spoke on Monday at the United Nations about seeking insight from the late Nelson Mandela during a time of global uncertainty and urged countries to take action on climate change. Accompanied by his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, the couple held hands as they walked into U.N. headquarters in … More Prince Harry Celebrates Mandela, Urges Climate Action At U.N.

France Grids For Heat Records As Wildfires Rage On

PARIS, France – France braced on Monday for what could become one of the hottest days ever recorded with temperatures reaching 40 degrees Celsius in coastal regions cherished by tourists, as wildfires intensified in the west and south. ‘The peak of this heat wave is expected Monday’, MeteoFrance said in a statement, forecasting temperatures between … More France Grids For Heat Records As Wildfires Rage On

Egypt Suspends Hot Air Ballooning Over Luxor After Two Injured

PARIS, France – Egyptian authorities suspended hot air ballooning over the ancient city of Luxor after two tourists were lightly injured during a ride early on Monday. According to a statement from the Ministry of Civil Aviation, a hot air balloon with 28 tourists drifted off course but eventually landed. The two injured tourists were … More Egypt Suspends Hot Air Ballooning Over Luxor After Two Injured