France Archive

France signs landmark US $ 253 million loan agreement to boost African Development Fund

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, December 26, 2017 –− The African Development Fund (ADF) has signed a significant concessional donor loan agreement with the Government of France to the tune of $ 253 million as support for the 14th replenishment of the Fund. Established in 1972, the ADF represents an enduring development partnership between African countries and

Borgward BX7 DKR Rally car is presented in Paris, France

– Borgward presents driver Nicolas Fuchs and the rally car to race in Dakar Rally 2018 –   November 26th, 2017 – BORGWARD, under the Press Conference for the 2018 Dakar Rally organized by the Amaury Sport Organization (ASO) in the city of Paris, France, exhibited together with its official pilot, Nicolás Fuchs, the vehicle

One Hour Translation: Germany, Italy, France, and Russia – top marketing priorities for FinTech companies from English-speaking countries

One Hour Translation, the world’s largest online translation agency, has identified marketing trends in the FinTech industry based on the analysis of a sample of 29,000 translation projects from English that were completed for FinTech companies between 2010 and 2017 FinTech companies in English-speaking countries are ramping up marketing efforts in Germany, Italy, France and

International Features Galore at Hong Kong Book Fair

Europe x Hong Kong over Le Petit Prince, comics, film and much more   10 July 2017 - A strong international line-up will feature at the 28th edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, which will host around 670 exhibitors from 37 countries and regions from 19-25 July at the Hong Kong Convention and

Dehradun: From a weekend gateway to a promising higher education hub

Till few years back the hilly towns of Dehradun and Mussoorie used to be one of the preferred weekend gateway and vacation spots as these offered comfort of nature and convenience of urban facilities. Still a favorite amongst tourists, these locations have a new fan-following from under-graduate and post-graduate students. Though a mention of Dehradun

A Tale of Two Spirits – Monoranjan Roy CMD, Pincon Spirit Limited

Let me re-tell the Tale of two Spirits. Of two generations of highly creative people in two different lands, united in their raw creativity and their “weaknesses” (I personally prefer the term “willingness” – to indulge, imbibe) for their preferred poison. Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, Charles Baudelaire, Paul Verlaine, Arthur Rimbaud, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Amedeo Modigliani, Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh, Oscar Wilde, Marcel Proust, Aleister

Study Abroad? 5 things you must know to plan ahead – Sucharita Basu, Director, L’avenir Education Services

WHY COUNSELLING? In this present era of educated consumers, Academic counselling can potentially help students move towards a personally determined and evolving “preferred” future.  We believe that Counselling is a shared responsibility between an advisor and the student. And at L’avenir, we guide them in understanding the options, determine resources and when necessary, identify the

Zynna introduces enthralling and charming collection from STOF, France

New Delhi, Wednesday, October 05, 2016: Zynna, worldwide famous for its extensive range collection in fabrics has now launched its lively and frisky collection of upholstery from STOF, France. The collection is a fresh contemporary assortment which comprises of stylish colors, rich textures and pretty patterns that can transform a room into a dignified look.

May a thousand songs bloom – the Story of Subhadra Baulani and banglanatak dot com led AFL

Subhadra Baulani* is a voice that refused to be silenced. She was hailed as a nightingale when she learnt to mimic the songs her brothers sang, but was forbidden to sing in public because of existing social norms and was packed off in marriage as a child. Her husband encouraged her to pursue her inner

DUBAI KARTDROME RACERS PREPARE TO COMPETE IN 2016 SWS WORLD FINALS IN FRANCE

Local drivers will challenge some of the best leisure karters in the world   Dubai, UAE, 6 July 2016: An elite collection of Dubai Kartdrome’s finest racers will represent the UAE on the world stage at the Racing Kart de Cormeilles (RKC) near Paris, France tomorrow (Thursday) to determine the top Sodi World Series (SWS)