French President Emmanuel Macron vows tax cuts for workers after months of ‘yellow vest’ protests

//French President Emmanuel Macron vows tax cuts for workers after months of ‘yellow vest’ protests

French President Emmanuel Macron vows tax cuts for workers after months of ‘yellow vest’ protests

French President Emmanuel Macron promised significant tax cuts on Thursday, but also a return to public order in France as he revealed his long-awaited response to nearly half a year of street protests.Macron, 41, swept to power in 2017 on hopes he would be a youthful breath of fresh air for the country.But over the past six months, the momentum has been knocked out of his presidency following the emergence of the anti-government “yellow vest” movement, which has held weekly protests against…

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