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Business France has continued to build upon its success for the second successive year following its creation in January 2015, according to improved operating results across the board published Thursday, as greater synergies between supporting French exporters and attracting foreign investment to France start to pay off.

  • Invest

    The French Minister for the Economy and Finance, Michel Sapin, made a special visit to Business France’s headquarters on February 23 to mark the launch of the new “Welcome to France” website, which provides essential information for foreign nationals and their families relocating to France.

  • Export

    The 22nd Gulfood trade fair is being held from February 26 to March 2, 2017. This major annual food and hospitality event, organized by the Dubai World Trade Center, is the leading international trade fair in GCC countries, a real gateway to the region’s markets and a showcase for manufacturers, distributors and suppliers in the food products sector.

  • Export

    The French Customs Authority published a report on France’s trade results in 2016 yesterday, showing that French SMEs continue to enjoy growing sales in foreign markets.

  • Discover France

    French business daily Les Échos and data portal Statista published the inaugural “Growth Champions” index 2017 earlier this month, featuring 500 French companies standing out from the competition with exceptionally strong, sustainable revenue and job growth between 2012 and 2015.

  • Invest

    Two recent reports looking at venture capital in France in 2016 – one by CB Insights and La French Tech, and another by Chausson France – highlight France’s thriving venture capital ecosystems and an increase in startup finance during the past year.