Macron to take aim at French social welfare spending in 2019

French President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech in Quimper, France, June 21, 2018. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/Files

PARIS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron’s government will tackle social spending in the next wave of its reforms, the prime minister said in an interview, even though France will face a weaker growth outlook in next year. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said in an interview in Le Journal du Dimanche on Sunday the government […]

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