Tag: france

GHANA : France's Zodiac Milpro signs four-vessel contract with navy

June 14, 2021
The French manufacturer Zodiac Milpro has signed a contract with Accra to deliver a batch of four nine-metre long launches to the Ghana Navy. Source link

AFRICA/FRANCE : France-Africa summit head honcho Elisabeth Barbier quits

April 16, 2021
Secrétaire générale du Sommet Afrique-France, qui se tiendra du 8 au 10 juillet prochain, à Montpellier, la diplomate française Elisabeth Barbier a quitté ses fonctions mi-avril, pour “convenance personnelle”. Source link

FRANCE/AFRICA : Florence Gabay's private school of diplomacy targets Africa

March 8, 2021
A generational change in French business networks is set to take place on 8 March at the privately-run Centre d’Etudes Source link

AFRICA : France, Turkey, China and EU: the world war of Africa-themed summits

February 16, 2021
On 18 May, Paris will host a major summit on investment in Africa. French President Emmanuel Macron intends to invite Source link

Joe Biden Is Already Repairing The US Relationship With France

January 25, 2021
No more passive-aggressive handshakes of death for French President Emmanuel Macron, as Joe Biden is already working to rebuild the US relationship with France. The White House provided a readout of the Biden/Macron call to PoliticusUSA, “President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. spoke today with President Emmanuel Macron of France to express his desire to strengthen

Lessons learned in COVID helping patients in France: doctors

November 14, 2020
With Paris locked down for a surging second wave of the coronavirus, doctors say they are now better equipped to save lives after learning valuable lessons in treating the disease’s first wave earlier this year. Philippe Montravers and the 150 doctors and nurses he leads at the Bichat Hospital, which was the first facility outside

Impeachment, France, Best of 2019: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

January 5, 2020
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.Dec. 5, 2019(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good evening. Here’s the latest.ImageCredit...Erin Schaff/The New York Times1. “The president leaves us no choice.”Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked the House Judiciary Committee to draft impeachment articles against President Trump, setting the stage…