France applauds the new European Commission's Green Deal

On 12 December 2019, the European Commission presented its Green Deal for the climate. Ministers Élisabeth Borne, Amélie de Montch... [Read more]
12 December 2019

European Commission approves European battery project, coordinated by France

On 9 October 2019, the European Commission approved the Important Project of Common European Interest in the field of batteries. T... [Read more]
11 December 2019

Withdrawal of marketing authorisation for products containing glyphosate

ANSES (French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety) has just withdrawn authorisations for 36 of the 69 ... [Read more]
10 December 2019

France welcomes the commitment of all Mediterranean countries to ensure low pollution from ships in the Mediterranean

At the Conference of the Parties to the Barcelona Convention, which was held in Naples from 2 to 5 December, the European Union an... [Read more]
6 December 2019

NATO Summit

The President of the Republic has invited dialogue on three priority issues, which call for collective responses: how to ensure pe... [Read more]
3 December 2019

France re-elected to the International Maritime Organization Council

On the occasion of the 31st Assembly of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), held in London from 25 November to 4 Decemb... [Read more]
2 December 2019

Education in citizenship promoted by France and the Council of Europe

The Conference of Ministers of Education rounded off the series of events that marked France's presidency of the Council of Europe... [Read more]
27 November 2019

France adopts a regulatory framework for blockchains

France has finalised the regulatory framework governing applications of blockchains to financial services, extending it to digital... [Read more]
25 November 2019

International corporate tax

The reform of international tax rules must allow for a reduction in tax optimisation, explains a memo from the Council of Economic... [Read more]
20 November 2019

France has a strong ambition to ensure that Europe is able to meet the ecological challenge

The Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition was in Brussels on 18 November 2019 for an initial round of working meeti... [Read more]
18 November 2019