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Tuesday, June 03, 2014
> Biography Muriel Pénicaud Chairman and CEO of the IFA

Paris, May 26, 2014 – Muriel Pénicaud has been named by the French government as France’s Ambassador for International Investment. Accordingly, she serves as Chairman & CEO of the Invest in France Agency (IFA), responsible for promoting and facilitating international investment in France. See Release

Monday, May 26, 2014
> Muriel Pénicaud Chairman and CEO of the Invest in France Agency

Paris, May 26, 2014 – Muriel Pénicaud has been named by the French government as France’s Ambassador for International Investment. Accordingly, she will serve as Chairman & CEO of the Invest in France Agency (IFA), responsible for promoting and facilitating international investment in France.... See Release

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
> Government of France and Alibaba Group Join Forces To Enhance French Exports to China

HANGZHOU, CHINA, May 16, 2014 – The government of France and Alibaba Group today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to foster greater export opportunities for French businesses seeking to sell to hundreds of millions of Chinese consumers via Alibaba’s Tmall.com online retail platform. This... See Release

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
> Press release - France’s investment attractiveness holds firm in 2013

Paris, April 29, 2014. Published today, the “2013 Report: Job-creating foreign investment in France” provides an analysis of the source, nature and breakdown of foreign job-creating investments in France, as recorded by the IFA and its regional partners. See Release

Monday, April 28, 2014
> Press release - fruitful partnership in water management

The partnership between the Montpellier-based Eau innovation cluster in France, SWELIA water cycle companies network in Languedoc-Roussillon and the Water Council cluster in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was made official today by the French Ambassador to the United States, Mr. François Delattre See Release

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
> QVC to expand European presence in France

QVC, the global leader in video and ecommerce retail, today announced plans to expand its European presence into France. With the launch of the new service scheduled for the second quarter of 2015, QVC will expand its global multimedia ecommerce business to seven operations reaching nine countries. See Release

Monday, March 03, 2014
> Fostering France's attractiveness

Measures annouced by President François Hollande on the 17th february 2014 See Release

Friday, February 21, 2014
> L’olivier Assurances expands in the Lille area

Paris, February 20, 2014 – L’olivier Assurances, the French subsidiary of British group Admiral, a specialist vehicle insurance provider, has announced that it is opening a 900 sq. m. shared service center (customer services, call and administrative center, IT services) in Marcq-en-Barœul, on the... See Release

Friday, October 04, 2013
> France's Japanese Investors Club 2013

Paris, October 2, 2013 – The Invest in France Agency (IFA) today hosted a meeting of France’s “Japanese Investors Club”, which was created to support the development of Japanese companies in France. Having been invited to the IFA’s headquarters in Paris, more than 120 Japanese companies with... See Release

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
> Japan invests €40 million in French industry

Japanese group Amada, a global leader in machine tooling, is investing €40 million at three French manufacturing sites. On Friday September 20, 2013 the group’s President & CEO Mr. Mitsuo Okamoto, Senior Managing Director Mr. Toshio Takagi, and Managing Director for France and Europe Mr. Gilles... See Release

Friday, June 07, 2013
> SMART AND DIGITAL CITIES TOUR

A delegation of American experts going to Paris for the Digital world festival Futur en Seine in June. See Release

Friday, April 05, 2013
> France reasserts its attractiveness to foreign investors in 2012

The IFA- April 4, 2013. The 2012 Report Job-Creating Foreign Investment in France was posted on the Invest in France Agency’s website today. It provides an analysis of the source, type and distribution of foreign job-creating investments in France recorded by the IFA and its regional partners. See Release

Wednesday, January 23, 2013
> French hotel sector has high potential to welcome

As the world’s number one tourist destination – with 80 million foreign visitors in 2011 – France draws on its cultural diversity, gastronomy and art de vivre, as well as a wide variety of architectural heritage and landscapes. See Release

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
> British TVS opens its first office in France

Bristol-based Test and Verification Solutions (TVS) set up its first office last month in Grenoble (France).This is a further step of its global expansion plan to better provide hardware verification and software testing services to the electronics industry in Europe. See Release

Thursday, October 25, 2012
> Press Release: Lauch of the "Say oui to France, say oui to Innovation" campaign

For the first time, Invest in France Agency and the French Patent and Trademark Office have joined forces to launch the campaign “Say OUI to France. Say OUI to Innovation.” The campaign’s objective is to leverage France’s attractiveness in the field of research and development (R&D) and... See Release