French market

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 […]

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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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Google fined 500 million euros for violation of French news negotiation

Google has been fined half a million euros by the French competition authority and could face additional daily fines of € 900,000 until a resolution is implemented. On Tuesday, July 13, 2021, the French competition authority fined Google 500 million euros, equivalent to $ 593 million, for failing to negotiate in good faith with publishers […]

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Birth of copyright: Google will pay $ 76 million to French news publishers | Technology news

Documents examined by the Reuters news agency show that Google is prepared to pay $ 22 million annually to 121 French news publications. Alphabet Inc’s Google has agreed to pay $ 76 million over three years to a group of French news publishers to end a more than one-year copyright dispute, according to documents viewed […]

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Google seals content payment agreement with French press publishers

Google seals a content payment agreement with French press publishers. Paris: Google and a lobby of French publishers said Thursday they had agreed on a copyright framework for the US tech giant to pay news publishers for online content, a first in Europe. This decision paves the way for individual licensing agreements for French publications, […]

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Google agrees to pay French news sites to send them traffic

Enlarge / Google Headquarters. French news sites prevailed in negotiations with Google on “neighboring rights”, a new legal right granted by the European copyright directive of 2019. An agreement between Google and the news industry French “establishes a framework within which Google will negotiate individual license agreements” with individual news organizations, according to Google. As […]

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Google signs copyright deal with French media groups

Google, the American internet giant, announced last week that it had reached an agreement with six French newspapers and magazines on the payment of copyright and that discussions with other media groups are continuing with the aim of reach a “framework agreement” by the end of the year. Among the signatories to the agreement are […]

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Google takes a hard line and refuses to pay French news sites despite the new law

Amesy / Getty Google will pay nothing to French news agencies for the privilege of linking to their articles, the search giant said on Wednesday. France is the first country to implement a European-wide directive intended to extract money from the tech giants. The copyright overhaul, approved by the European Parliament in March, requires EU […]