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Setback for Hollande's transparency drive
Bill to force politicians to declare their wealth diluted by legislators who propose penalties for reporters instead.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 02:18 GMT
Protests in Paris mark Hollande's first year
France's Left Front calls thousands to demonstrate against a president struggling with poor approval ratings.
Last updated: 05 May 2013 18:12 GMT
French ministers disclose personal wealth
President Hollande attempts to clean up scandal-hit Socialist government with full financial disclosures.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 00:31 GMT
Hollande pledges to 'eradicate' tax havens
French president, grappling with tax-fraud scandal, wants new transparency requirement extended to banks across EU.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 17:10 GMT
Hollande pledges to clean up French politics
French president vows "to go all the way" after promising new law on "publication and control" of ministers' wealth.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2013 20:32 GMT
Hollande pledges new law after tax scandal
French president promises control of politicians' wealth after former budget minister admits to tax fraud.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2013 03:44 GMT
France's budget minister quits over tax probe
Resignation is a major embarrassment for President Hollande's government, which is trying to crack down on tax evasion.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2013 20:22 GMT
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