Tag: Macron

Erdogan slams Macron over ‘Armenia genocide’ remembrance

Ankara: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan upped his war of words Saturday with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron for creating a…

Macron introduces ‘significant’ tax cuts after months of yellow vest protests

Paris [France]: French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday pledged a "significant" cut in income tax especially the "middle-class", and vowed…

With fall of ISIS in Syria, a major danger is eliminated: French President

Paris [France]: French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday said that a "major danger" for France has been "eliminated" after Syrian…

Macron, Putin weigh ‘degraded’ situation in Syria

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have discussed priorities for the "greatly deteriorated" situation in Syria,…

I will never accept violence,’ Macron says after Paris protests

Buenos Aires: French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday denounced protesters against him as chaos-seekers, as the growing demonstrations first triggered…

Trump, Macron say Europe needs to ramp up military spending

Paris: The French and US Presidents said on Saturday they agreed that Europe needed to increase its contribution to common…

Trump calls Macron’s idea for European army ‘very insulting’

Paris: US President Donald Trump, who just arrived in Paris for WWI 100th anniversary commemorations, said on Friday that French…

Macron didn’t counter Hollande’s statement on Rafale: Congress

New Delhi: Former minister of science and technology and senior Congress leader Jaipal Reddy on Thursday said that no one…

Trump threatens Iran with more sanctions, Macron criticizes his strategy

United Nations: President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to impose sanctions that are "stronger than ever" on Iran, while his…

Macron at UN rebukes Trump’s ‘law of the strongest’

United Nations: French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday urged world leaders to reject "the law of the most powerful," offering…

Energy, EU on the agenda as Macron heads to Spain and Portugal

Paris: France's Emmanuel Macron makes his first visit as president to Spain and Portugal, starting Thursday, in his push to…

France’s Macron heads to Nigeria

Lagos: French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday headed to Abuja to meet his Nigerian counterpart Muhammadu Buhari, in his latest…

Merkel, Macron to talk EU reform in shadow of migrant crisis

Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday hosts French President Emmanuel Macron for joint cabinet talks on EU reform, especially…

Macron calls on Tehran to honour obligations under nuclear deal

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron has reiterated commitment to the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal despite US withdrawal, but asked Tehran…

France’s Macron pushes back at ‘America First’ agenda

Washington: France's President Emmanuel Macron urged the United States to embrace multilateralism and warned of the perils of trade war…

Trump, Macron plant tree at White House

Washington: French President Emmanuel Macron, who became the first leader to be invited for a formal state visit with United…

Syria returns ‘Legion d’honneur’ to France

Damascus: Syria has returned France the prestigious Legion d'honneur that it gave to President Bashar al-Assad in 2001. The office…

Ankara hits back over Macron comments on Russia-Turkey split

Istanbul: Turkey on Monday hit back at French President Emmanuel Macron over his comments that the weekend's air strikes against…

Good souls won’t be humiliated: Syrian presidency on US-led strike

Damascus: The Syrian Presidency on Saturday underscored that "Good souls will not be humiliated" after the US, UK and France…

Saudi Crown Prince dines with Emmanuel Macron on his visit to France

PARIS: Saudi Arabia's crown prince dined with French President Emmanuel Macron at Paris's Louvre museum on Sunday after arriving on…