He said in Berlin yesterday: “The truth is that we must collectively recognise that the euro is incomplete and cannot last without major reforms.”
Mr Macron called on France and Germany to help boost the euro – or acknowledge the project is doomed.
Emmanuel Macron stepped down as France’s economy minister last year
“We need a political willingness to move forward. I could tell you that Europe is out of date – it would be easier. Talking about turning the tables and using hard talk against Germans seems to be great politics in my country.
Mr Macron, 39, resigned from his economic post last year in order to focus on his own individual political career.
Mr Macron said France and Germany needed to work together to boost the euro
Mr Macron said the euro was dsyfunctioning
His popularity is slowly growing in the polls – although he remains behind National Front lead Marine Le Pen.