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U.S. CEO Mocks French Workers

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business

By Emmanuel Jarry and Catherine Bremer PARIS (Reuters) - The CEO of a U.S. tire maker has delivered a crushing summary of how some outs...

What Can We Learn From the French

Josh Sawislak | Posted 02.11.2012 | DC
Josh Sawislak

French workers actually have a stronger work ethic than American, British, or Dutch employees. However, the French still lag in the top-line competitiveness score behind all three. So what gives?

Disgruntled French Workers Threaten To Pollute River Seine | Lizzy Davies in Paris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

First they kidnapped their bosses; then they threatened to blow up their own factories. Now, in the latest phase of France's summer of discontent, dis...

French auto Workers Threaten To Blow Up Factory

AP | HELENE GOUPIL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CHATELLERAULT, France — Laid-off auto-parts workers huddled Thursday around gas canisters tied to an electrical cable, threatening to blow up a ...

French Nortel Workers Bomb Threat Leads To Talks

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

PARIS, July 15 (Reuters) - Workers at the French arm of telecommunications manufacturer Nortel (NT.TO) have forced management into talks over layoff t...

Caterpillar Plant: French Workers Detain Bosses

AP | THIERRY BOINET | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GRENOBLE, France — Angry French workers facing layoffs at a Caterpillar factory held four of their bosses Tuesday at the U.S. manufacturer's pla...