Francois Hollande

French President Francois Hollande (C) speaks at a reception as California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom (L) and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (R) listen during a visit to City Hall on February 12, 2014 in San Francisco. (Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

French President Hollande Meets Silicon Valley Tech Execs In San Francisco

French President Francois Hollande was meeting with city officials and tech kingpins in San Francisco, and offering his government’s support to French entrepreneurs seeking to gain a foothold in Silicon Valley.

02/12/2014

A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

France Eyes ‘Google Tax’ For French Websites

French President Francois Hollande is considering a pushing for a new tax that would see search engines such as Google have to pay each time they use content from French media.

10/30/2012

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