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French PM Leaves Door Open for Windfall Tax on ‘Super Profits’

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The TotalEnergies SE oil refinery.

The TotalEnergies SE oil refinery.

Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

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French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne is leaving open the possibility of a new tax on corporate “super profits” after lawmakers rejected the move last month.