Europe: enhanced protection for whistleblowers

On 15 March 2019, the Member States confirmed the political agreement between the Council of the European Union (EU) and the Europ... [Read more]
18 March 2019

France, the 1st country to finance the Mukwege Foundation and Nadia's Initiative

On 12 March 2019, on the occasion of the 63rd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women, Marlène Schiappa announced that... [Read more]
14 March 2019

France is continuing its preparations for a no-deal Brexit

On Tuesday 12 March 2019, the British Parliament once again rejected the agreement concluded between the European Union (EU) and L... [Read more]
13 March 2019

Lyon-Turin tunnel: a strategic key project for France, Italy and Europe

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has asked France and the European Union to rediscuss the plans for a Lyon-Turin rail link an... [Read more]
12 March 2019

World Anti-Doping Code

In anticipation of the Olympic and Paralympic Games to be held in Paris in 2024, France has launched a major plan to modernise its... [Read more]
11 March 2019

Gender equality: the Government’s motto is to let nothing pass.

8 March: International Women’s Day. Two days before, during the Council of Ministers, Marlène Schiappa presented the Government’s ... [Read more]
8 March 2019

Taxation: the outlines of the GAFA tax revealed

On Wednesday 6 March 2019, the Minister of Economy and Finance presented a bill aiming to impose a tax on the giants of the digita... [Read more]
6 March 2019

For a "European renewal" built on three pillars: freedom, protection and progress

In an open letter published in newspapers across the European Union's 28 Member States, the President of the Republic has set out ... [Read more]
6 March 2019

Ford: the Motor Company will pay out, for employees, re-industrialisation and depollution of the site

On 4 March 2019, Ford's job safeguard plan (€165 million) for its Blanquefort site (Gironde) was approved by the Direction Régiona... [Read more]
5 March 2019

One Planet Lab: a unique initiative bringing together top names on the subject of ecological transition

One Planet Lab members met for the first time with the President of the Republic in attendance on 4 March 2019, following a mornin... [Read more]
5 March 2019