Topic: Valery Giscard d'Estaing
French President François Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel held the first of many meetings yesterday, discussing proposals for augmenting austerity with stimulus measures.
President Nicolas Sarkozy and Socialist challenger Francois Hollande are among the 10 presidential candidates vying to be the two finalists in a May 6 runoff.
The plan put forth from the German and French leaders to save the euro amounts to a call for European states to give up full control over their own spending.
12/08/2011 07:00 am
The Soviet Union produced the most effective and successful propaganda machine in the history of mankind. Have other movements followed its lead?
06/17/2010 09:34 am
Omar Bongo represented Paris's last old-style dictator in Africa. Two French presidents attended his funeral Tuesday.
06/17/2009 01:00 am
War spending, trade deficits, and devaluation against foreign currencies weigh on the greenback.
06/04/2008 01:00 am