Bridgestone job cuts: French ministers meet to prevent site closure | AFP

Less than a week after the shock announcement of the closure of the Bridgestone plant in Béthune in northern France, French ministers Agnès Pannier-Runacher (Industry) and Elisabeth Borne (Labor) meet to put pressure on management to try to prevent the closure of the site, which employs 863 people.

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French PM Castex visits Bic factory for meeting on delocalised industry | AFP

French Prime Minister Jean Castex arrives at a Bic factory in Montévrain (Seine-et-Marne), to preside over a National Council of Relocated Industry meeting, as part of the country’s wider economic recovery plan. Castex is accompanied by the ministers of Economy Bruno Le Maire, Elisabeth Borne (Labour), and Agnès Pannier-Runacher (Industry).

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Coronavirus: French ministers meet with transport professionals | AFP

French Secretary of State for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari and Agnès Pannier-Runacher, Secretary of State to the Minister of the Economy, once again welcome stakeholders from the transport sector to take stock of the consequences of the coronavirus epidemic, a day after Donald Trump’s announcement of a ban on Europeans entering the United States. IMAGES

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Carlos Ghosn “is not above the law” (French Junior Economy Minister) | AFP

Carlos Ghosn “is not above the law” but “we owe him consular support”, says French Junior Economy Minister Agnès Pannier-Runacher, after the announcement that the former CEO of Renault-Nissan had fled to Lebanon. SOUNDBITE

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