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France will not surrender to America on Huawei
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We leave all the surrendering to the British these days

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said that France would not ban China’s Huawei from investing in the country, in contrast to Britain which has decided to purge the firm’s equipment from its 5G network by 2027.

Amazon stops shipping non-essential products to Italy and France
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My back stretcher has been delayed

Amazon will stop shipping non-essential products to consumers in Italy and France, the company said on Saturday, representing an escalation in the e-commerce giant’s response in regions hard hit by the coronavirus outbreak.

French allowed to trawl social media for tax evaders
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Constitutional court surrenders

The French courts have surrendered to plans by its government to trawl social media to detect tax avoidance.

US bullies France for daring to tax US tech
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Tuesday, 03 December 2019 10:51

US bullies France for daring to tax US tech


Kicking them in the exports to make them surrender to US forces

The US government may punish France for insisting that its huge tech companies pay a tiny amount of tax.

France's 5G spectrum will be cheap as chips
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Monday, 25 November 2019 11:12

France's 5G spectrum will be cheap as chips


A snip at 2.17 billion euros

Frances’s 5G spectrum will be sold at a base price of 2.17 billion euros ($2.4 billion), a minister said, which means that telcos will not have to spend so much to get up and running.

French officers of the Lure take control of botnet
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Removed the malware from victims over the pheun

French police, with help from an antivirus firm, took control of a server that was used by cybercriminals to spread a worm programmed to mine cryptocurrency from more than 850,000 computers.

France and US do deal over big tech tax
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Tuesday, 27 August 2019 10:45

France and US do deal over big tech tax


They will pay but can deduct it later

France and the United States have reached a deal to end a standoff over a French tax on big internet companies, French President Emmanuel Macron said.

French solar road was a failure
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Monday, 19 August 2019 12:30

French solar road was a failure


A bit like the French – "too noisy and falling apart”

A one kilometre “solar road" project paved with photovoltaic panels in France is "too noisy, falling apart, and doesn't even collect enough solar energy".

France falls out with US over Internet tax
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English highly amused

The nation which armed and installed a terrorist regime in the US, using fake news about a tea tax, has fallen out with its anti-democratic puppet over an issue of tax sovereignty.

Trump investigates why the French are taxing US companies
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Might issue new tariffs

Fresh after getting a UK diplomat fired for secretly telling his bosses that the US president was unstable, Donald [Prince of Orange] Trump has decided to bully the French into allowing US tech companies to continue their tax-free antics in Europe.