Coronavirus hits France: What you need to knowFrance on Friday became the first European country to confirm cases of coronavirus, the deadly respiratory illness that first broke out in China and is rapidly spreading. Here's what you need to know.
The cost of registering a car in FranceIf you either buy a car in France or bring over a foreign car and register it in France you will have to pay a registration fee for the carte gris - the registration documents. And how much you will pay varies from place to place.
Paris' man in blue Michou dies age 88French director "Michou", famed for his somewhat risque shows in Paris' famous Montmartre cabaret district, died Sunday aged 88, said a spokesman for his Chez Michou theatre.
Paris, Bordeaux cancel Chinese new year parades amid coronavirus fearsParis and Bordeaux have cancelled street parades organised to mark the Chinese New Year after French authorities confirmed three cases of the novel coronavirus in the country this week. This comes as France's Prime Minister was set to attend an emergency meeting over the health crisis.
Paris Opera reopens doors after weeks of strikesThe Paris Opera reopened on Saturday night after weeks of strike action against the French government's pension reforms that have cost the arts organisation millions of euros in ticketing losses.
Frenchman jailed for 22 years for ISIS recruiting A Frenchman has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for seeking to recruit dozens of youths to fight as jihadists in Syria and for leading a brigade of French-speaking Islamists in the war-torn country.
Today I left home in Amsterdam, worked in Switzerland, did financial services work through a Dutch company, then flew back from an airport in France. Still blows my mind that British public have voted to be the only Europeans not be able to do this, in just 11 months time. The Riviera Reporter Retweeted
36 vital phrases to use in the French workplace Working in a French office can be daunting, especially if you aren't yet fluent in French. But fear not, we've put together a list of vital phrases to use at work, whether for chatting to colleagues, asking for a pay rise or quitting.