The legislation turns the SNCF into a joint-stock company, will phase out its domestic passenger monopoly from 2020 and put an end to generous benefits and pensions for future employees.
Tax rises add unbearable pressure on people already feeling the pinch, and a change of prime minister has done nothing to calm nationwide street protests.
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Rolling strikes continue as talks grind on with unions determined to preserve the SNCF's public service ethos.
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Euronews brings you the latest news and updates as they happen this morning.
French railway workers will continue their strike this weekend as part of a rolling series of stoppages. The action,will see half of scheduled high-speed services and three out of every five regional trains cancelled.
Business and commuters are feeling the pain, but are French strikes achieving their goal?
Rolling movement enters its nineth day.
Fourth wave of strikes bite as parliament passes radical reforms critics say will lead to privatisation.
EU Court of Justice says carriers should pay up to 600 euros to passengers affected by delays due to wildcat walkouts
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Universities were blocked and students marched in Paris on Tuesday
Monday was another nightmare for rail travellers in France. It was the fourth time rail workers strike over plans to overhaul the heavily indebted train operator SNCF. It's President Macron's biggest drive to reform the country's economy.
German unions striking for higher pay in industrial action planned deep into the month, while French action a sign of possible things to come this summer.
Millions of French commuters and holidaymakers faced disruptions as rail workers went on strike against President Macron's economic reform plans.
Passengers of a Parisian suburban train line had to enter the train car through windows on Tuesday, the first day of a 3-month long strike in the railway sector.