French strikes hurting business: Industry groups

Workers protesting the planned increase in retirement age have shut down fuel distribution, air, rail and road transport
By Jean-Baptiste Vey and Nick Vinocur
|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 11/16/2010

(Reuters) — Nationwide strikes against pension reform are taking a toll on the French economy, according to business leaders, with the worst impact felt among small business still smarting from the global financial crisis.