French PM: open to new measures to help the lowest paid

U.S. -

U.S.—France's Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on Thursday said he was open to new measures to benefit workers on the lowest salaries, as the government scrambled to head off another round of 'yellow vest' protests in Paris this weekend.

New bid to help unemployed and low-paid women launched by government. The government has launched a new drive to help unemployed and low-paid women as part of an equalities shakeu-p announced by Penny Mordaunt, the women and equalities minister.