France to Approve Tax Rise in Budget Revision: Echos

(Corrects to tomorrow in first paragraph.)

France’s parliament will tomorrow give its final approval to 7.2 billion euros ($8.8 billion) in tax increases as part of a revised national budget, Les Echos reported.

The revised budget is due to be validated by the country’s Constitutional Council next week, the newspaper said.

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