The protesters called for a boycott of French products and burned an effigy of French President Emmanuel Macron.. Read more at straitstimes.com.Read more: The Straits Times »
Grace Fu on why she hopes to be a climate change champion | EP 14
She took over the newly formed Ministry of Sustainability and the Environment in July. Four months into her new role, Ms Fu talks to Jaime Ho about why sustainability will be at the heart of government policies and why shifting towards sustainability is less of a choice than a necessity for Singapore today.
Iran summons French diplomat over alleged insult against Prophet MohammadIn Saudi Arabia, calls for boycott of French supermarket chain Carrefour were trending.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Football: Villas-Boas aiming high with Marseille in French love affairAndre Villas-Boas loves Marseille and the French giants' supporters love him for ending their seven-year absence from the Champions League, in ...
'Resist the blackmail': French companies brace for Arab boycott France 's largest employers' federation on Monday urged companies to 'resist the blackmail' over a product boycott by Arab countries as a backlash widens over Paris's hardened stance against radical Islam.
Kuwait retail co-ops remove French products over Prophet cartoonKUWAIT (REUTERS) - Kuwait's retail co-ops have pulled French products in boycott over the use of cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad in a French school class on freedom of expression whose teacher was then beheaded by an Islamist.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Man charged for 'liking' photo of murdered French teacherRENNES, FRANCE (AFP) - A young man who 'liked' a gruesome Twitter picture showing French teacher Samuel Paty after he was murdered has been charged with glorifying terrorism, French authorities said on Sunday (Oct 25).. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Pakistan summons French envoy over Macron's Islamist remarksThe move came as small, scattered protests were held in cities across Pakistan and a day after Prime Minister Imran Khan accused Macron of 'attacking Islam'.. Read more at straitstimes.com.