Thursday, 10 November 2011
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Thursday, 23 June 2011
The decision to abandon the idea was taken over the weekend at a meeting between President Nicolas Sarkozy and the Minister of Budget, François Baroin.
The meeting was also attended by a group of senators representing French nationals living abroad, who would also be caught by the new tax.The actual cost to home owners would have only been a few hundred Euros a year, but it is a great relief to home owners who are already struggling with the increased costs in running a second home.
Friday, 10 June 2011
Have you ever noticed this sign when waiting to pay at French tolls, and then seeing other vehicles drive up to the barrier and without stopping the barrier lifts and away they go?
Thursday, 12 May 2011
There has recently been a huge increase in the number of deaths on French roads and the French government is determined to improve traffic safety.