The cheese eating surrender monkey’s arts bludgers are signalling to business…and Apple and Google especially that they should leave France.
France is preparing to impose taxes on Apple and Google to finance the production of art, films and music in the country, in a move likely to worsen relations between business and Francois Hollande’s socialist government.
The president has asked businessman Pierre Lescure to find ways of funding the arts, as the economy continues to struggle.
France slipped back into recession in the first quarter of this year and the European Commission expects the economy to contract 0.1pc in 2013. Read more »