Nicolas Sarkozy Newswire (Page 6)

Nicolas Sarkozy Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Nicolas Sarkozy. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 1,251 in Nicolas Sarkozy

  1. Sebastian Shakespeare: Elle Macpherson smiles at 9/11 siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... was claiming their wedding in Fiji had never been legally valid. Happy news for former French president Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni, who lost their beloved Chihuahua, Toumy, last summer. The Italian-French singer and model, 49, has ...

    Comment?

  2. Macron may see "slackers" become protest rallying cry in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Reuters

    ... of pollster IFOP. "He's not going to back down, make apologies. That carries a risk." Former president Nicolas Sarkozy caused uproar while interior minister when in 2005 he branded youths behind the worst urban violence in France in decades as ...

    Comment?

  3. Violence breaks out against Macron's presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... was necessary. Previous heads of state, including the Socialist Francois Hollande and the conservative Nicolas Sarkozy, have tried and failed to reform the system. This has normally been because of street campaigns that invariably turned into riots ...

    Comment?

  4. EU Parliament's Brexit coordinator urges May to address chamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | Reuters

    ... had done so in the past. They have included former U.S. President Ronald Reagan, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, as well as Britain's Queen Elizabeth in 1992 and two popes. The parliament's Brexit coordinator also said that, for the moment, ...

    Comment?

  5. Macron Faces Union Pushback on Labor Rules as Critics SwirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | Bloomberg

    ... percent for Marine Le Pen's National Front and 9 percent for the Republicans, the party of former President Nicolas Sarkozy. Having originally opted out of the Tuesday marches to focus on his own Sept. 23 demonstration, Melenchon changed his mind ...

    Comment?

  6. Alison Mau: Let's give our kiwi the status it deservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... week. France has the Gallic rooster, which sounds more like a nickname for thrice-married former president Nicolas Sarkozy. Even Australia had the foresight to designate the Emu it's national bird as far back as the 1960s. It's a member of the ...

    Comment?

  7. French fashion tycoon and art collector Pierre Berge dies aged 86 in southern FranceRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... for the presidency in 1981. He also helped finance the Socialist Segolene Royal when she ran against Nicolas Sarkozy in the 2007 election and then the successful campaign of her former partner Francois Hollande, who defeated Sarkozy in 2012. Berge's ...

    Comment?

  8. The Great BRIC Shift Of Global Economic PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    BRIC economies continue to grow. In the late 2020s, the size of China's economy will surpass that of the US.

    Comment?

  9. Op-Ed Contributor: Emmanuel Macron Will Be Yet Another Failed French PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... 24 percent. (By comparison, FranA ois Hollande received 28 percent of the vote in the first round in 2012. Nicolas Sarkozy won 31 percent in 2007.) Mr. Macron won the second round handily, but only because he was the lesser-evil candidate in the ...

    Comment?

  10. Turkish press: Eu bid nonissue in Turkish-German crisis - BarÇin yİNanÇRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Groong

    ... membership talks, arguing for the principle of pacta sund servanda (agreements must be kept). By 2007, Nicolas Sarkozy, who was against Turkey's membership, won the  French  elections and did the job for Merkel, partially blocking the ...

    Comment?

  11. French Voters May Be Souring on Macron, But He's All They've Got 42 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Bloomberg

    ... put him as low as 30 percent. At this stage in their presidencies, Francois Hollande was at 50 percent and Nicolas Sarkozy at 64 percent, though they both ended up going way lower. Macron's popularity was hit by a public spat over military spending ...

    Comment?

  12. EU bid nonissue in Turkish-German crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    ... membership talks, arguing for the principle of pacta sund servanda (agreements must be kept). By 2007, Nicolas Sarkozy, who was against Turkey's membership, won the French elections and did the job for Merkel, partially blocking the talks. Following ...

    Comment?

  13. Historic French aircraft finally lands at Yorkshire Air MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | York Press

    ... IV A ever to fly when it took to the air for the last time on September 11, 1991. In 2007 French president Nicolas Sarkozy's government first offered the museum a Mirage IV bomber in recognition of Elvington Airfield's wartime French connection. ...

    Comment?

  14. New MPAA chief Charles Rivkin aims to be a diplomat for Hollywood at an uncertain timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... ambassador to France and Monaco in 2009, Charles Rivkin used his show business pedigree to charm President Nicolas Sarkozy with a gift: a framed poster of Rita Hayworth. It was a smooth move for Rivkin, whom President Obama chose for the role after ...

    Comment?

  15. MARSDEN: With popularity waning, France's Macron must remain steadfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | The Times

    ... has dropped from 62 percent to 40 percent. Over the same honeymoon period, former center-right President Nicolas Sarkozy's approval rating rose from 65 percent to 69 percent, and yet the system chewed up Sarkozy and spit him out. Like Macron, ...

    Comment?

  16. 'The most dangerous man in Europe' has won over criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Independent.ie

    ... "the scourge of the City" in those early days, not helped by the fact that the then French president, Nicolas Sarkozy, had called Barnier's appointment a "defeat for Anglo-Saxon capitalism". But in time this fearsome reputation subsided, and he came ...

    Comment?

  17. France's Macron sees popularity fall to 40 pctRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    ... in 2012, his socialist predecessor Francois Hollande had a much higher popularity rating of 54 percent while Nicolas Sarkozy boasted an even higher 67 percent in 2007. In August, 36 percent of respondents said they were "somewhat satisfied" with ...

    Comment?

  18. Andrew Pierce on Eu chief negotiator Michel BarnierRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... post as EU financial services commissioner. When he was appointed in 2009, the then French president, Nicolas Sarkozy, promised Barnier would rein in the 'freewheeling Anglo-Saxon model of banking' - in other words, the dynamism that has, on the ...

    Comment?

  19. Macron's startup-style campaign upends French expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... layers of bodyguards, it's tougher to enter a campaign event for either candidate now than it was to follow Nicolas Sarkozy's presidential campaign in 2012 - and he was president at the time. With concerns about Russian meddling a running theme in ...

    Comment?

  20. Macron Faces a Moment of Truth on French Labor LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Bloomberg

    ... the 35-hour cap on the working week, making it easier and cheaper for companies to add extra hours. In 2008, Nicolas Sarkozy cut taxes on overtime work and made it simpler for individual workers to negotiate their own departures. And Francois ...

    Comment?