25th Apr 2017


German panel warns against 'hasty' banking union

Plans for a eurozone banking union are "no solution" for current euro-problem and should not be "rushed," a panel of economic advisers to the German government said Wednesday. Instead, they propose a phase-in process, with banking supervision established "outside" the European Central Bank and banks "qualifying" for the new system.

France still anxious over possibility of Le Pen win

Despite opinion polls that place centrist Macron well ahead of the far-right leader Le Pen in the 7 May presidential run-off, doubts are emerging about his capacity to unite the French people around his candidacy.

Russia suspected of Macron hack

Likely Russian spies tried to steal email passwords from Macron's people the same way they hacked US elections, new study says.


Le Pen-Poutine: des liens qui remontent à loin

La leader du Front National a rencontré le président russe trois fois, et non pas une comme elle l'affirme. Mais l'argent que son parti a obtenu, et sous quelles conditions, restent un mystère.