As France elects a new president, the candidates' economic programs are being scrutinized. Michael Wohlgemuth from the Open Europe think tank looks at what Le Pen, Macron and others have to offer.
With the new French president polishing the EU's image, Brussels is looking brighter both to European citizens and those abroad. Will the bloc seize the "Macron momentum" and stride boldly into the future?
Never before in France's history has there been such radical yet democratic change in the political elite as the landslide election victory of En Marche. President Emmanuel Macron’s movement now controls parliament.
A sizeable parliamentary majority remains likely for President Emmanuel Macron, according to a new survey. Already, his centrist LREM party is leading in 10 out of 11 constituencies among French voters abroad.
French voters are choosing a president after a bitter campaign. The neoliberal former Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron is facing the far-right National Front's Marine Le Pen on the runoff ballot.
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