French market

Insure tax debts on the French market

TLI is an essential tool to facilitate and secure transactions in France Dean: How has tax liability insurance entered the French market over the past five years? Emmanuelle : Probably due to their Latin culture, French players have been slow to enter the Guarantee and Indemnification (W&I) market and, similarly, have been slow to incorporate […]

French news

After Google, Facebook undertakes to remunerate French news publishers for the reuse of their content

As pressure mounts on social media platforms to pay news publishers for the use of their content, Facebook has struck a multi-year pact to pay French publishers for sharing their content on its platforms. The social network will also launch Facebook News in France in January, to create a dedicated destination for popular news content. […]

French news

As the pressure mounts, Facebook decides to pay French press publishers for the reuse of their content

As pressure mounts on social media platforms to pay news publishers for the use of their content, Facebook has struck a multi-year pact to pay French publishers for sharing their content on its platforms. The social network will also launch Facebook News in France in January, to create a destination dedicated to well-known news content. […]

French news

Facebook signs preliminary copyright agreement with French press editors lobby group

Facebook announced Thursday that it had signed a preliminary copyright agreement with a lobby group of French news publishers, paving the way for it to pay for news content on its platforms in France. The agreement takes the form of a term sheet of a few pages, according to a source familiar with the matter, […]

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The French market launches a service of business baskets

Leitrim’s wine and food specialists, The French Market, have launched a new corporate gift basket service for the Irish market this Christmas. Launched in 2004 by husband and wife team Pascal and Siobhan Bonnichon, The French Market imports and distributes a range of French and New World wines and food throughout Ireland. Pascal, originally from […]

French tax

Will drones join satellites to unmask French tax evaders?

The success of a new satellite campaign to unearth French property owners who evade their tax obligations by failing to declare property improvements will determine whether a hitherto rock-solid ban on the use of low-altitude drones to throw a peek into the affairs of private citizens is added to this mix of spy tools. It’s […]

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Real Madrid will continue to invest in the French market

Iit’s no secret real Madrid are already working on building a squad for the 2021/22 season and among the list of players are Kylian Mbappé, Paul Pogba and Aurélien Tchouameni, proving that Los Blancos will continue to invest in the French market. With Zinedine Zidanethe arrival of the Spanish coach, the Spanish coach has embarked […]

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Halkidiki shows its alternative forms of tourism to the French market

the Halkidiki Tourism Organization (HTO) presented the destination’s alternative tourism to French travel professionals during the IFTM Top Resa Show in Paris from October 5 to 8. This year, the show attracted more than 200 destinations, 1,700 brands and 34,000 tourism professionals, and hosted 150 conferences. The Halkidiki Tourism Organization participated in IFTM Top Resa […]

French tax

French tax authorities start using aerial footage to find undeclared swimming pools

The French tax authority will analyze aerial imagery to track undeclared home improvements such as swimming pools, verandas and extensions in nine departments from this month. The nine departments are: Alpes-Maritimes, Ardèche, Bouches-du-Rhône, Haute-Savoie, Maine-et-Loire, Morbihan, Rhône, Vendée and Var. The experimentation in the nine departments will last a few months, with first results expected […]

French tax

UBS able to absorb large potential fine in French tax ruling, analysts say

UBS Group AG has enough capital to absorb a potential fine of several billion euros in its ongoing tax evasion case in France, analysts say. Swiss bank appeals a 4.5 billion euros fine imposed on in 2019 by a French court of first instance which found him guilty of complicity in tax evasion, claiming that […]

French tax

French tax administration starts using aerial shots to find undeclared swimming pools

The French tax administration will analyze aerial imagery to track undeclared home improvements such as swimming pools, verandas and extensions in nine departments starting this month. The nine departments are: Alpes-Maritimes, Ardèche, Bouches-du-Rhône, Haute-Savoie, Maine-et-Loire, Morbihan, Rhône, Vendée and Var. The trial in the nine departments will last a few months, with first results expected […]

French market

Greek Tourism Minister concludes visit to Paris, optimistic about French market

Greek Tourism Minister Vassilis Kikilias (second from right) and Secretary General of the Greek National Tourism Organization Dimitris Fragakis (second from left) with representatives of Air France at the Greek stand at the show IFTM Top Resa in Paris. Greek Minister of Tourism Vasilis Kikilias Thursday closed his two-day visit to Paris during which he […]

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Utmost Wealth Solutions enters the French market with a product for expatriates

Insurance-based financial services provider Utmost Wealth Solutions has unveiled a life insurance product for expats in France. Apex (France) combines a life insurance contract with a range of investment options tailored to clients’ needs and offering a tailor-made solution, allowing expatriates to take advantage of France’s favorable linked life insurance tax regime to investment. It […]

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The French market brings out the weekend crowds

Georgetown stores, restaurants and temporarily expanded sidewalks along Wisconsin Avenue from N St to Book Hill on Reservoir Road NW, were packed Friday through Sunday October 1-3, with shoppers, families and well-dressed tourists – some of them speak French. Obviously, they were looking forward to the 18th annual French Georgetown Market, hosted by the Georgetown […]

French market

The biggest way to enter the French market with an expatriate product

Utmost Wealth Solutions, which is part of Utmost International today (October 4), announced its entry into the French market with the launch of a new Life Insurance product for expats living there. Apex (France) combines a life insurance contract with a range of investment options designed to meet the needs of clients and offering a […]