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Digital tax: France at the forefront

As the first State in Europe to introduce taxation on digital giants, France paved the way for progress towards a global solution ... [Read more]
27 August 2019

Meaningful results for gender equality obtained at the G7 Summit

At the Biarritz Summit, all of the G7 countries, together with Chile, Australia, India, Senegal and Rwanda, pledged to implement a... [Read more]
26 August 2019

The new Musée de la Libération de Paris has opened!

On 25 August 1944, General Leclerc's 2nd French Armoured Division entered Paris and liberated the capital. For the 75th anniversar... [Read more]
25 August 2019

The G7 summit in Biarritz: for a fairer and more sustainable world

The G7 summit will be taking place in Biarritz from 24 to 26 August 2019. France has wanted this summit to be an eco-friendly even... [Read more]
22 August 2019

Apprenticeship: France will be hosting the WorldSkills Competition in Lyon in 2023!

Muriel Pénicaud was in Russia on 21 & 22 August 2019 to support the young people in the French team taking part in the 45th editio... [Read more]
22 August 2019

The IPCC’s Report: act now against land degradation and climate change

On 8 August 2019, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) published a new report on types of land use and their role ... [Read more]
8 August 2019

The IPCC’s Report: act now to combat land degradation and climate change

On 8 August 2019, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) published a new report on types of land use and their role ... [Read more]
8 August 2019

G7 finance: major progress

The finance ministers of the G7 countries met on 17 and 18 July at Chantilly, and agreed on the need for taxing the digital sector... [Read more]
18 July 2019

Tax on digital services: an efficacious fiscal justice measure

Minister Le Maire has applauded Parliament's definitive adoption of a tax on the digital giants on 11 July 2019, following a final... [Read more]
12 July 2019

The Trajectoire outre-mer 5.0 (Overseas Trajectory 5.0) is well under way

The Head of State, the Prime Minister and eight ministers met on 8 July 2019 with representatives of the overseas local authoritie... [Read more]
10 July 2019

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