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

Climate: first leg complete for maritime transport!

Nicolas Hulot, Ministre d’État, Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, and Élisabeth Borne, Minister for Transport ... [Read more]
7 November 2017

The Committee of Signatories of the Nouméa Accord: an important political agreement on electoral rolls

On 2 November, the Prime Minister, assisted by the Minister for Overseas France, Annick Girardin, chaired the 16th meeting of the ... [Read more]
3 November 2017

France stands by the Council of Europe and the ECHR

On 31 October, the President of the Republic paid an official visit to the Council of Europe and European Court of Human Rights (E... [Read more]
2 November 2017

Édouard Philippe at the World Electronics Forum: "Angers has succeeded in creating an ecosystem like no other in the field of electronics"

During his visit to Angers, where the 22nd World Electronics Forum was held on 27 October, the Prime Minister praised the region’s... [Read more]
30 October 2017

Glyphosate: France continues to seek a compromise with its European partners

On 25 October, the European Union (EU) failed to reach a decision on the renewal period for glyphosate, for which the licence expi... [Read more]
27 October 2017

France takes action to preserve cultivated biodiversity

France is committed to conserving the diversity of the genetic heritage of cultivated plants (plant genetic resources). The new ac... [Read more]
27 October 2017

An action plan for the robust and ambitious implementation of CETA

On 25 October, the Government approved, during the Council of Ministers, an action plan on the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Ag... [Read more]
26 October 2017