In accordance with the provisions of the law for confidence in the digital economy, the editor of this site is: Business France which is an industrial and commercial public body registered with the Commercial Register of Paris under the number 451.930.051 and whose head office is located at 77 bd Saint-Jacques, 75998 Paris cedex 14 (phone number: 0140733000).
The editorial director of the present website is Christophe LECOURTIER, CEO (Chief Executive Officer).
The information collected are subject to a computer processing for the National Agency supporting the international development if the French economy, composed by Business France and its offices.
In application of the law relative to information technology, computer files and freedom dated January 6th, 1978, you may exercise your rights to access, modify, delete or oppose to the use of your personal data.
You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the link provided with each e-mail.
If you wish to obtain your personal data, or, for legitimate reasons, to oppose the processing of your personal data, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post, with a copy of an identity document, to the following address:
Correspondant informatique et libertés
77 Boulevard Saint-Jacques
Our Agency subscribes to the principles which governed the adoption of OECD convention of December 1997 against the corruption of foreign public agents in international and commercial transactions, ratified by France in May 1999. UBIFRANCE invites its partners, suppliers and customers to take note of the decree No 2000-948 of September 28, 2000 enforcing this Convention and to measure its stakes for their professional practices.
Business France Intracommunity VAT number: FR19451930051
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EUROPA websites must follow the Commission's guidelines on privacy and data protection and inform users that cookies are not being used to gather information unnecessarily. The ePrivacy directive requires prior informed consent for storage or for access to information stored on a user's terminal equipment. In other words, users must be asked if they agree to most cookies and similar technologies (e.g. web beacons, Flash cookies, etc.) before the site starts to use them. For consent to be valid, it must be informed, specific, freely given and must constitute a real indication of the individual's wishes.
However, some cookies are exempt from this requirement.
The cookies that are used on our website and require your consent are the following:
- cookies that allow us to collect statistics about our website visitors (most visited pages, search terms used in the search engines)
- preference cookies that save choices made by users on our website. Users thus benefit from more customized functionalities. The information gathered does not allow users to be identified personally or their browsing activity to be monitored
- cookies from social networks when you share our website's content and your opinion on it with others, e.g. "Share" and "Like" application buttons
You can at any time choose to deactivate all or part of the cookies. Your browser can also be set to alert you of cookies stored in your device and ask you whether to accept them or not (case-by-case or all cookies). We remind you, however, that deactivating all cookies will prevent you from using our site under normal conditions, except for basic functions.
As concern management of cookies and your choices, the configuration of each browser is different. It is described in the help menu of your browser, which you can use to find out how to modify your wishes concerning cookies:
- Google Chrome™: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
- Microsoft Internet Explorer™: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
- Mozilla Firefox™: https://support.mozilla.org/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
- Apple Safari™: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411
If you do not want our site to store cookies issued by a social media network in your browser, you can click on the following deactivation links which will store on your browser a cookie whose sole purpose is to block use of other cookies from the same issuer. Deactivating these cookies will therefore prevent any interaction with the social media networks concerned:
FACEBOOK : https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
LINKEDIN : http://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy
Information about the analytics tool
the analytics tool ‘At Internet’ is used on this website in order to obtain information about the navigation of visitors. It particularly enables us to understand how users navigate through the website. - the information collected is not associated with any other data processing; - the cookie that is stored is only used to produce anonymous statistics; - the cookie cannot be used to track the navigation of the internet user on other sites.
If you do not want to be tracked, you can refer to the terms and conditions applicable to the protection of personal information.
NB: registering your wishes as concerns cookies is associated with a specific cookie or cookies. If you delete all the cookies stored in your device concerning our site, we will no longer know which you have accepted or refused. This means that you will have to reinitialise your consent and once again refuse the cookie(s) you do not wish to store. Likewise, if you use another internet browser, you will have to once again refuse these cookies, since your choices, like the cookies they concern, are associated with the browser and the device (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) that you use to visit our site.