Last year French President Emmanuel Macron said he wanted France to become a start-up nation. FoodNavigator headed to La French FoodTech's incubator in Lyon to meet some of the rising food stars of La French Tech.
A new agreement has been signed by the FAO and the International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies to protect traditional foods from the region, as well as manage sustainability and plant disease management.
French president Nicolas Sarkozy yesterday performed a partial
U-turn on his country's anti-CAP stance, signalling that debate on
reforms will kick off during the French EU presidency in the second
half of 2008.
French food and drink giant, Groupe Danone, has acknowledged US
PepsiCo's denial of takeover plans, as the French government
threatens to do everything in its power to stop such a bid from
ever taking place, writes Claire Johnston.
France's finance minister Nicolas Sarkozy has called on the
country's leading food retail groups to cut their prices in return
for a relaxation of some of the more restrictive legislation, in
particular the rules governing...
Hopes of an end to the dispute between Britain and France over the
export of British beef were raised last night when Jacques Chirac,
the French president, said he had asked AFFSA, France's food safety
agency, to report to him...