During his speech to politicians and business leaders on Wednesday, the French president said he wanted to "make France a model in the fight against climate change".
"France has been very much affected by structural change and its relationship with globalization".
The 2021 goal sets a more aggressive target than the timeline advanced by Macron's predecessor, Francois Hollande, who sought to shut down the country's coal-powered plants by 2023.
CEOs or top executives from Coca-Cola, Google, JP Morgan and Alibaba are among those expected.
Switching back to his native tongue, Macron also noted globalisation "is going through a major crisis" with some states engaging in a free-for-all for their own benefit.
"Globalization must make sense to people and improve their lives".
US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the United States is not starting a trade war but trying to level the playing field of global commerce and fend off Chinese protectionism, including a "direct threat" in high-tech goods. He underscored the importance of visibility as critical to guaranteeing predictability, and thus stability.
In terms of France, he said the country needed "to find its place in world competition", especially as the country was "a nation of entrepreneurs". The first lady's office did not return CNN's request for comment. "This year will be the year where we have to redesign a ten-year strategy for Europe", said Macron.
Argentina's Macri also condemned the "unacceptable authoritarian slide" of Venezuela under Maduro and called for "transparent elections", adding: "It has not been a democracy for some time". "We can create a lot of jobs with such a strategy". "We need to renounce unbridled tax optimization", he said.
Apple alleged Qualcomm gave it a discount on royalty payments in exchange for exclusively using Qualcomm's so-called modem chips. The Danish commissioner said that Qualcomm had "denied consumers and other companies more choice and innovation".
First, the mosquitoes were exposed to a variety of scents, taken from a variety of humans as well as rats and chickens. But there is evidence that they can change their preferences, which led scientists to wonder what caused these shifts.
Prior to his time at Amazon he served as the content vice president for book retailer Barnes & Noble's Nook ebook reader division. The revamped app in testing includes a new section called Reading Now and a dedicated tab for audio books, the people said.
Officials said the casualty number could rise since the attack happened during lunchtime when many people were in the street. The force of the blast shattered windows of surrounding buildings while causing few low-rise structures to collapse.
Both Gronkowski and Wise are listed as "Out" for Friday on the Pats' official injury report , but that's no surprise. With the extra week off before the Super Bowl against the Philadelphia Eagles , however, there is still time.
The internet services on mobile phones and data cards were suspended on Thursday as part of the security drill of Republic Day. Separatists had called for a shutdown across the Valley to attract worldwide attention to the Kashmir dispute.
Hillary's husband, former President Bill Clinton, has a history of sexual misconduct, including credible rape allegations. Clinton said she was "shocked and appalled" by the revelations involving Weinstein, whom she had known for decades.
Secretary of Commerce, in the West Wing Lobby on Thursday, March 16, 2017, upon the Prime Minister's arrival to the White House. Those negotiations are the basis of a new legislative framework that the White House has assembled and will release on Monday.
KFC CMO Andrea Zahumensky told Business Insider that the Smoky Mountain BBQ colonel would be the chain's " most loved" yet. McEntire will star in a few ads between now and April. "I swear I'm not a famous woman".
Catalonia's newly-elected parliament speaker nominated him on Monday as the sole candidate to be the regional president again. This is how rule of law works: both State Council and Constitutional Court and Government must fulfil ir role.
This will allow customers who can not have a dish or do not want one to still watch Sky programming, a spokesperson confirmed. The UK broadcaster said the forthcoming option was "major development" and would allow the company to enter new markets.
In need of infield help with spring training fast approaching, the New York Mets have turned to a familiar face. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday because the agreement was subject to a successful physical.
Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 1.20-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.54-to-1 ratio favored advancers. The greenback clawed back some of the losses after President Donald Trump said he ultimately wants the dollar to be strong.
President Donald Trump has arrived in Switzerland to tout his "America First" policies at the World Economic Forum. Ghassan Hasbani, the deputy prime minister of Lebanon, applauded Trump's willingness to engage the Middle East.
James Franco has been digitally removed from Vanity Fair's latest cover, following accusations of sexual misconduct. However, some people were quick to point out that Reese's "third leg" was just the interior fabric of her gown.
Zidane conceded their Champions League last 16 tie against PSG in two weeks time is now a defining game in his managerial tenure. But this season the club are struggling domestically with only ten wins from their 19 league matches so far.
The James Corden-hosted Grammy Awards will air live from Madison Square Garden in NY on Sunday, Jan. 28, at 8 p.m. on CBS . Kesha is nominated for two Grammys: best pop vocal album ('Rainbow') and pop solo performance ( 'Praying' ).
The agency notes this prize is in addition to total DOE funding of up to $400 million for solar projects and technologies in 2017. Suniva and SolarWorld requested tariffs of 24 cents/watt on solar cells and 32 cents/watt on modules.
Joe Kennedy III greets a well-wisher during ceremonies on the 100th anniversary of the birth of his great-uncle, President John F. Congressman Joe Kennedy III of MA will deliver the lead response, party leaders announced Friday.
The highlights of the preview include an update to the ARKit, Animoji, Apple's Health app , and the power management. Health Records within Apple's health app is being beta tested among a group of health systems and their patients.
Barclays bank have forecast the GBP/EUR rate to be nearer 1.17 by the end of the year and the high 1.20s against the US Dollar. Fourth-quarter gross domestic product increased at a 2.6 percent annual rate, the Commerce Department reported.
Bhansali's last discharge Bajirao Mastani had made an opening-day accumulation of Rs 12.80 crore net at the Indian film industry. This movie will be shot in Rajasthan and Mumbai and the society themselves will bear the cost of production of the film.
Suu Kyi and Duterte met in New Delhi this week at a summit of Southeast Asian leaders on the 25th anniversary of ASEAN-India ties. Attempts by others to intervene could be tantamount to contempt of court, the deputy minister said.
Prior to Thursday's museum visit, Melania Trump had only been heard from on her social media channels this month. Trump concluded her tour at the Hall of Remembrance and participated in a moment of silence.
Delrio said that investment in rail safety and security in Italy had risen 34=% in the last three years. Debruto told Sky TG24 that it wasn't clear "if that was the cause or the result" of the derailment.