France

Macron Puts Policies in Place to Protect France’s Impoverished, Especially Children

Speaking at the Museum of Mankind in mid-September, French President Emmanuel Macron announced the details of his “national strategy for…

Milan Fashion Week Highlights the Economic Vibrancy of Italy’s Fashion Industry

The glitterati have descended on Northern Italy for Milan Fashion Week. From September 19th to 25th, big names such as…

Everyone Loves Airbnb in Europe, Except European Residents

August of this year marked 10 years since Airbnb was created. This unconventional accommodation enterprise was started by three men…

France Becomes the First Country Globally to Ban Five Pesticides Linked to the Collapse of Bee Populations

France has become the first country in the world to ban five types of neonicotinoid pesticides linked with the worldwide…

Closing the Gender Gap on Entrepreneurship in Europe

A 2014 study from the European Commission (EC) found that there were around 10.3 million female entrepreneurs working throughout the…

Spain & France Will Take On EU’s Anti-Piracy Mission After Brexit

Spain and France are filling the would-be maritime defence void left after Britain exits the European Union in eight short…

France, Spain & Portugal Receive Largest EU Award Ever for Joint-Energy Infrastructure Project

In late July, French President Emmanuel Macron and Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez were hosted by Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio…

Cyprus Launches Innovation Hub to Support Disruptive Technology Endeavours

Last month, the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC ) announced the establishment of a new Innovation Hub, which will…

Spanish and German Leaders Meet As Their Bilateral Migration Agreement Comes Into Force

On August 11, German Chancellor Angela Merkel travelled to Southwestern Spain to meet with Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez. The…

Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité: France’s National Motto, Now Codified, Safeguards Humanitarianism

In a landmark decision last month, France’s Constitutional Council ruled that “fraternity is a constitutional principle”, thus grounding in law…
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