France’s Economy Expands at Fastest Pace in a Year: Chart

The French economy grew faster than originally estimated in the first three months of 2016, expanding 0.6 percent from the previous quarter. The expansion -- the fastest in a year -- is good news for President Francois Hollande as he battles unions to try to loosen French labor law and improve job creation.

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