Jacques Chirac

Type: Person
Name: Jacques Chirac
Title: Former President
Organization: France
Date of Birth: 29/11/1932
Nationality: France
Fact Sheet: Biography for Jacques Chirac
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Dumped Pacific leader blames Hollande

Updated 4 minutes agoFrench Polynesia's former president Gaston Flosse has accused the French President Francois Hollande of weakness for not pardoning him after his conviction for massive corruption.Speaking on local television two days after losing ... [Published Radio New Zealand - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Buyers circle historic Plymouth pen manufacturer

Administrators are edging towards a sale of Conway Stewart, the Plymouth-based luxury pen manufacturer, after confirming to Insider that independent agents were engaged with "several interested parties".The 109-year-old company's products can fetch up ... [Published Insider Media Limited - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Racy details of French leaders' lives

Charles De Gaulle was eternally faithful to France's "Aunt Yvonne" but other French leaders were linked to multiple trysts, and the nation can now read about President Francois Hollande's.After De Gaulle's term as president, during which the mere mention ... [Published Expatica France - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 2 reports

Russia expects France to deliver warships - minister

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's industry minister said on Thursday Moscow still expected France to provide it with two warships, despite a decision by Paris to hold off on delivery for now because of the Ukraine crisis. Russian officials accused France of ... [Published Sharenet - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Romance blossoms between German, French leaders in TV film

Berlin (AFP) - Imagine the president of France bringing the German chancellor croissants for breakfast after an all-night summit between the sheets. All resemblances to reality have been thrown to the wind in "Die Staatsaffaere" (The State Affair) with ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Lagarde: Global star threatened by French court case

PARIS: Christine Lagarde smashed the glass ceiling at one of the world’s preeminent institutions when she was named three years ago to lead the International Monetary Fund, capping a shooting-star career.She then led the IMF’s tentatively successful efforts ... [Published Arab News - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Former French PM Juppe to Run for President in 2017

Juppe says will seek nomination of center-right party to take part in 'the great task of building the France of the future.'PARISFormer French Prime Minister Alain Juppe has announced his intention to run for thecountry's presidencyin 2017.Juppe, 69, ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

François Hollande: accelerating towards oblivion?

“Hollande’s personal opinion poll ratings are historically bad, worse, even, than those Jacques Chirac recorded at the height of a nationwide public sector strike” © Jean-Marc AyraultIn sunnier times, they used to talk about the “Franco-German engine,” ... [Published Prospect - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

Juppe joins race for French presidency

PARIS--Former prime minister Alain Juppe joined the race to be the presidential candidate of France's centre-right on Wednesday, posing a potential challenge both to a 2017 comeback bid by Nicolas Sarkozy and to the rise of the extreme right.Juppe's declaration ... [Published St Martin Daily Herald - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Alain Juppé to Seek French Presidency

Alain Juppé, a prime minister under center-right French President Jacques Chirac and a senior minister during the presidency of Nicolas Sarkozy, said on Wednesday that he would seek to become president in 2017. ... [Published WSJ.com: What's News Europe - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Deng Xiaoping in the eyes of foreign statemen, experts

"He's small, tough, intelligent, frank, courageous, personable, self-assured and friendly. It's a pleasure for me to negotiate with him.-- Jimmy Carter, former US President "To the world as a whole, he (Deng) has showed how a country can be handled to ... [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

French Ex-Prime Minister Seeks Nod for '17 Vote

An ex-prime minister under Jacques Chirac who was once convicted in a corruption scandal and handed a 10-year ban on public office is jumping into France's 2017 presidential race. Alain Juppe, 69, announced he would seek nomination as the conservative ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Aug 20 2014]

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Anti-Immigration politics surging in France and... [Published COFCC - 11 hours ago]
France: Left Front debates ‘uniting the people’... [Published Green Left Weekly - Sep 14 2014]
Nicolas Sarkozy to announce 'relaunch of the Ri... [Published Telegraph - Sep 12 2014]
Holding the NPT hostage [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 12 2014]
Far-Right Nationalist Le Pen Takes Lead In Fren... [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 11 2014]
Far-Right Nationalist Le Pen Takes Lead In Fren... [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 11 2014]
Is the era of ‘slackocracy’ leadership nearing ... [Published Right Wing News blog - Sep 10 2014]
Analysts: Weimar Triangle key for Poland’s new ... [Published EurActiv.com - Sep 09 2014]
Unprecedented in France: Front National's Le Pe... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 08 2014]
Buyers circle historic Plymouth pen manufacturer [Published Insider Media Limited - Sep 08 2014]
Dumped Pacific leader blames Hollande [Published Radio New Zealand - Sep 08 2014]
The Awful Truth: The World is at War [Published American Thinker - Sep 08 2014]
Marine Le Pen Ahead of Hollande in France Presi... [Published Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis - Sep 07 2014]
Election fever heats up [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 06 2014]
28 Signs You Went To French Immersion In Canada [Published Huffington Post Canada - Sep 04 2014]
Racy details of French leaders' lives [Published Expatica France - Sep 04 2014]
Russia expects France to deliver warships - min... [Published Sharenet - Sep 04 2014]
Malcolm Ginsberg explores Cornwall [Published Jewish News UK - Sep 04 2014]
Russia sees U.S. hand in French decision on war... [Published Sharenet - Sep 04 2014]
Love affair for French and German leaders (on TV) [Published The Local France - Sep 02 2014]
Romance blossoms between German, French leaders... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Sep 02 2014]
Hans Ulrich Obrist and Jean Nouvel at the Carti... [Published DesignCurial - Sep 02 2014]
Thousands pay respects at Baroness Philippine d... [Published Decanter.com - Sep 02 2014]
France is in turmoil as advocates of austerity ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 30 2014]
French President Hollande & Prince Alwaleed Mee... [Published Zawya.com - Aug 30 2014]
Hollande Stands by His Foreign Policy in Toulon... [Published L'Humanite - Aug 29 2014]
Turkey’s Restaurant for Presidents and Public A... [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - Aug 29 2014]
To beat Carswell, the Tories need to mobilise t... [Published New Statesman - Aug 28 2014]
Time for Wan Azizah to bring it on [Published Malay Mail - Aug 28 2014]
Lagarde: Global star threatened by French court... [Published Arab News - Aug 27 2014]
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Far-Right Nationalist Le Pen Takes Lead In Fren... [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 11 2014]
It's not just Scotland... or Catalan. As The Guardian reports , polls out in the past few days in France have shown far-right Front National (FN) leader Marine Le Pen topping a presidential poll for the first time . Alongside this surge in support ...
Is the era of ‘slackocracy’ leadership nearing ... [Published Right Wing News blog - Sep 10 2014]
France is abuzz with the rumor that former center-right French President Nicolas Sarkozy is set to re-enter public life. Could the era of the chill bros be over already? The world has been worse off since Sarkozy left — for the very same reason the ...
Marine Le Pen Ahead of Hollande in France Presi... [Published Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis - Sep 07 2014]
French president Francois Hollande's term does not end until 2017, but for the first time ever Marine Le Pen's Front National party is on top in head-to-head polling.Her father, Jean-Marie Le Pen once shocked France by taking Front National to round ...
Marine Le Pen Would Win French Presidential Ele... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 01 2014]
The leader of France's anti-immigration, anti-EU Front National would win the first round of a French presidential election if it were held today, a new poll reveals. The IFOP poll for political magazine Marianne shows that Marine Le Pen would ...
Here’s Where Bush’s Fight Against Terrorism Wen... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 10 2014]
Anadolu Agency/Getty Images President George W. Bush’s verbal missteps were legendary. Take, for example, his  September 2006 interview with Katie Couric on CBS News, in which he said, “one of the hardest parts of my job is to connect Iraq to the ...
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