Hollande's Attack on 35-Hour Work Week Angers French Socialists

  • Analysts doubt Hollande will make good on threatened reforms
  • Prime Minister Valls due present plan to cabinet next month
Photographer: Balint Porneczi/Bloomberg

President Francois Hollande’s plan to dilute the 35-hour limit on the working week and ease firing rules is creating turmoil among French unions and Socialist lawmakers even before its official release.

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