Development of France’s Long-Planned Seine-Nord Canal Depends on Funding, Minister Says

By Geert De Clercq PARIS, Aug 9 (Reuters) - A project to build a canal to link Paris with major harbours of northern Europe will depend on lining up the necessary funds, the French government said on Wednesday, without saying if it believed the finance could be found. France has long planned to build the waterway dubbed the Seine-Nord canal to allow large barges to sail from … [Read more...]