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French economy minister Emmanuel Macron resigns

The French economy minister, Emmanuel Macron, has resigned from Francois Hollande's government, amid speculation that he is considering running for president.

Mr Macron established a new political movement in April to challenge some key Socialist policies, including the 35 hour working week.

Hugh Schofield reports.

  • 30 Aug 2016
  • From the section World
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