Zika epidemic: the current situation

France is concerned about the Zika epidemic, with Martinique and Guyana recently reaching epidemic levels. Meeting with elected re... [Read more]
4 February 2016

Europe of Culture: France and the Netherlands have acquired two of Rembrandt’s masterpieces

France and the Netherlands have recently signed a historic agreement for the joint acquisition of two masterpieces by Rembrandt, P... [Read more]
2 February 2016

Cybersecurity: the Government's strategy

The ministerial action plan for fighting cyber threats seeks to achieve three strategic aims: to be more proactive in tackling the... [Read more]
28 January 2016

"Immersion France", an application to promote linguistic tourism

Incorporating the French language into tourism enhances the attractiveness of the regions and territories. Immersion France, a fre... [Read more]
27 January 2016

The Digital Bill

The National Assembly has just passed the Bill for a Digital Republic. The bill was jointly prepared in consultation with citizens... [Read more]
26 January 2016

“Gamers are enthusiasts who want their passion to be recognised by the wider public” #HistoiresdeFrance

As the Digital Republic bill proposes the formal recognition of video game competitions, discover French champion Kayane’s story. ... [Read more]
25 January 2016

Efforts to prevent radicalisation stepped up at local and national levels

Having opened the first 'Centre for Acting upon and Preventing the Radicalisation of Individuals' (CAPRI) in Bordeaux in early Jan... [Read more]
22 January 2016

Manuel Valls in Davos: “France is here to say that it is implementing strong and courageous reforms”

This year, France was “out in force” at the World Economic Forum in Davos, commended the Prime Minister Manuel Valls, who himself ... [Read more]
21 January 2016

The major European issues for 2016

Europe will be faced with a number of major challenges this year. The Government will respond to these by working on regaining con... [Read more]
20 January 2016

Tourist satisfaction levels

Matthias Fekl and Martine Pinville, Ministers of State for Foreign Trade and Commerce respectively, welcomed the conclusions of th... [Read more]
18 January 2016