Malaysia says EU palm oil curbs may undermine France’s fighter jet bid

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia, the world’s No.2 producer of palm oil, said on Thursday the European Union’s decision to curb imports of the commodity could undermine France’s hopes of winning one of Asia’s biggest fighter plane deals.

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#1 Renault Zoe Gobbles 38% Of France’s Electric Car Market

France EV Sales

Originally published on EV Obsession. Estimated June 2016 electric car sales figures for the French market have been released by the EV Sales blog, revealing that electric car sales have been pretty much stagnant in France when seen from a year-on-year perspective. Altogether, there were 3,427 electric cars (including vans) delivered in France during June 2016 — this compares [&hellip

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France’s Nutty Socialism – New York Times

France's Nutty Socialism
New York Times
FRANÇOIS Hollande described Tuesday night's press conference, his first since becoming France's president, as a “teaching moment” to explain his controversial economic program. One of the Moreover, the Socialists plan to quadruple the tax on palm oil.

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