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Glyphosate: its use is to be phased out in France in the next three years

During an Appeal Committee meeting, the Member States of the European Union (EU) have agreed to renew approval of glyphosate for a... [Read more]
28 November 2017

Reforming Europe through culture

Françoise Nyssen, Minister of Culture, presented her initiative to "reform Europe through culture" at the European Education, Yout... [Read more]
23 November 2017

Sale of migrants in Libya: France calls for urgent United Nations Security Council session

Video footage broadcast on 14 November by the TV channel CNN appeared to show migrants being auctioned off in Libya. These revelat... [Read more]
23 November 2017

Paris 2024: an opportunity for European sports policy

At the European Education, Youth, Culture and Sports Council on 21 November, Laura Flessel, Minister of Sport, drew her counterpar... [Read more]
22 November 2017

Brexit: Paris will be the new home of the European Banking Authority (EBA)

France is delighted with the Council of the European Union's decision, on 20 November, for the European Banking Authority (EBA) to... [Read more]
21 November 2017

European Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth: enhance convergence between countries

During the European Social Summit in Gothenburg, which took place on 17 November, France urged Europe to do in social terms what i... [Read more]
20 November 2017

Heritage Strategy

On 17 November Françoise Nyssen, Minister of Culture, presented her Multiannual Heritage Strategy. This is aimed at restoring, sho... [Read more]
20 November 2017

2017-2019 Autumn Forecast of the European Commission

On 9 November, the European Commission published its Autumn European Economic Forecast which covers the years 2017, 2018 and 2019.... [Read more]
10 November 2017

Paradise Papers: efforts to crack down on tax fraud, avoidance and optimisation must be unrelenting

The Government issues a reminder that tax fraud is a blatant violation of the Republican pact. For each and every revelation in th... [Read more]
8 November 2017

Energy mix: presentation of the main lessons learnt from RTE’s report

On 7 November, the Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, Nicolas Hulot, presented a communication on the developme... [Read more]
8 November 2017

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