It's only the first week of Donald Trump’s presidency, but the contrast between Trump’s “America First” protectionist rhetoric and other world leaders’ hopes of globalisation working for the.. City A.M.
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France24 reports Benoît Hamon and Manuel Valls take top spots in first round of left-wing primary in a field of seven candidates.
Let’s take a look.. Zero Hedge
Europe’s political direction will tilt towards the extreme right this year if elections go as many expect in France, Germany and the Netherlands. Encouraged by the election of Donald Trump, the.. Source: Euronews English -
Jan.23 -- Neil Dwane, chief investment officer for Europe at Allianz Global Investors, discusses investing in France, the French election, Dutch bonds and where he's finding opportunity in Europe. He.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Jan.23 -- Bruno Cautres, political analyst at CEVIPOF, examines the French presidential race. He speaks with Bloomberg's Caroline Connan on "Bloomberg Markets: European Close." Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Results from France’s first round socialist presidential primary show Benoit Hamon in front of the country’s former Prime Minister Manual Valls. Hamon, a relative political unknown and ex-education.. Source: Euronews English -
Primary elections have begun in France as the Socialist Party attempts to find a candidate for this year’s presidential race.
Seven candidates are in the running, including former prime minister.. Source: euronews (in English) -
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen urged European voters to follow the example of Americans and the British and "wake up" in 2017, at a meeting of far-right leaders aiming to oust established.. EurActiv
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“The Brussels wall will have come down just like the Berlin wall came down. The EU, this oppressive model, will have disappeared. But the Europe of free nations.. Eurasia Review
The European Union is a failed project and if Brussels wants France to stay it need to give Paris a series of concessions, Front National leader Marine Le Pen told the German newspaper Bild am.. Eurasia Review
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· *"The genie will not go back into the bottle again, whether you like it or not."* — Geert Wilders, MP and head of the Party for Freedom,.. Zero Hedge
European nationalist leaders met in Germany Saturday in a show of strength at the start of a year of big election tests, celebrating Donald Trump’s inauguration as the U.S. president and declaring.. VOA News