French Prime Minister Resigns, Triggering Shuffle of Macron’s Government

PARIS—The government of President Emmanuel Macron was upended Friday subsequent the resignation of his primary minister, Édouard Philippe, who spearheaded the president’s professional-business enterprise agenda and garnered significant level of popularity for his managing of the coronavirus.

One formal mentioned Mr. Macron planned to shuffle his government in the hours to appear, naming a new primary minister as its head.