The government forecasts 1.7% growth in 2016

The government plans to “1.7% growth for 2016,” and “maybe … The government plans to “1.7% growth for 2016,” and “maybe even a steeper slope,” said Friday the Secretary of State for Relations with Parliament, Jean-Marie Le Guen who also welcomed the forecast of 1.2% established by INSEE for 2015. The government plans up to …

PSA will manufacture and distribute electric car Bolloré

VEHICLE: This is the “Bluesummer” … PSA Peugeot Citroën will manufacture and distribute in its network an electric car designed by Bolloré, announced the two French industrial groups in a statement earlier this week on Wednesday. The “Bluesummer” will rise from September on the PSA site in Rennes-La Janais (Ille-et-Vilaine), under a “strategic partnership” which includes …

Wine Sales on the Internet: a “crucial channel” and Great Potential

Selling wine online has become a “crucial channel” for distribution … Selling wine online has become a “crucial channel” for the distribution of wine and even if purchases are made mainly in wine shops or in-store, the internet has a high growth potential, say the authors of a study published yesterday, Monday in Bordeaux. According to the …

Eurotunnel sells MyFerryLink ferries to DFDS

MyFerryLink sold to rival DFDS …. The Channel Tunnel operator Eurotunnel has sold its cross-Channel ferry company MyFerryLink to the rival ferry company DFDS in a bid to end a running battle with the British Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA). Despite Eurotunnel last month winning a Court of Appeal ruling that the Competition and Markets …

G7: Francois Hollande welcomes “ambitious and realistic commitments” Climate

French President Francois Hollande welcomed that the G7 has taken “ambitious and realistic commitments” in the fight against global warming for the Paris Conference in December. French President Francois Hollande welcomed on Monday that the G7 has taken “ambitious and realistic commitments” in the fight against global warming for the Paris Conference in December. “All …