Today the first of a planned three-month series of strikes start in France. Centred around railway monopoly SNCF, changes in job contracts, retirement age, university admissions among other elements will probably ensure that other unions will join in. Working three days, then striking for the next two, even university students are threatening to join in evoking the 1968 unrest.
To continue reading, register today
to enjoy limited access to the following:
- Daily trading news
- Funds coverage
- Features on big investment themes
- Comprehensive companies coverage
- Economic analysis