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

Franco-German agreement on defence export controls

This agreement is fully in accordance with the implementation of the Treaty of Aachen, whereby France and Germany agreed to draw u... [Read more]
14 November 2019

European Commission: France proposes Thierry Breton

The President of the Republic has submitted his proposal to the President of the European Commission to appoint Thierry Breton as ... [Read more]
28 October 2019

Food security: France launches new international strategy

More than two billion people are currently food insecure, which is more than a quarter of the world’s population. France’s new str... [Read more]
22 October 2019

Chair's statement on stablecoins

The G7 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBGs) welcome the final report of the G7 working group on stablecoins chair... [Read more]
18 October 2019

European Network of Justice Inspection Authorities

Six European Union (EU) countries have decided, for the first time, to coordinate their work within an operational network of just... [Read more]
11 October 2019

Global Fund against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

On 9 and 10 October 2019 in Lyon, France hosted the replenishment conference of the Global Fund against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Mal... [Read more]
10 October 2019

Climate: new international projects

On 1 October 2019, the Minister of Higher Education, Research and Innovation, Frédérique Vidal, and her German counterpart Anja Ka... [Read more]
1 October 2019