French Jobless Rate Climbs To 10.6% In Q4
France's leading employers' group and three top unions negotiated the compromise in January, and it was formalized into a draft law at a Cabinet meeting Wednesday. Two hardline unions oppose it, saying it's too generous to bosses.
The bill now goes to the parliament dominated by Hollande's Socialist party, and the government is hoping it can be in place by the end of April.
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