France to lower state pension age

France to lower state pension age

Brussels : Belgium | Jun 06, 2012 at 6:11 AM PDT
Source: BBC
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His predecessor, Nicolas Sarkozy, had faced strong opposition when he raised the retirement age by two years to 62. The move in 2010 sparked weeks of strikes across the country, mainly by public service workers. The decision comes as the EU warns that France will struggle to meet its fiscal... FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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France's opposition Socialist Party  presidential candidate Francois Hollande
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