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14/04/2014 New-look Paris Zoo rethinks 'humanimal' relationship

Paris Zoo reopened its gates on Saturday after a six-year revamp to shed its image as a traditional city zoo and change how humans see wild animals.

01/04/2014 France's new Prime Minister: tough-talking and popular

He has feuded with fellow ministers and is regularly brushed with controversy, but France's new Prime Minister Manuel Valls is one of the...

28/03/2014 Mimosa, French perfume-makers' secret ingredient

Mimosa flowers have long been used as a secret ingredient in French perfume due to their fresh, honeyed scent.

01/04/2014 French reluctantly accepting far-right party into mainstream

The French are gradually accepting the far-right National Front (FN) into the mainstream even if many are still hostile to the anti-immigration...

24/03/2014 French chefs wake up to Australia's 'no boundaries' cuisine

Australia's new wave cooking has long been admired in the English-speaking world, and now it seems chefs from the land of haute cuisine are...

24/03/2014 Whiff of corruption not always barrier to office in France

Siphoning off public money, tax fraud and even vote-buying: a whiff of corruption hangs around more than a few candidates in the nationwide...

19/03/2014 Parisians set to get their first ever female mayor

It's a battle that is guaranteed to make history. A fiery, 'killer' former minister and the left-wing daughter of Spanish immigrants...

 
 
 
 
 
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Management culture in France

Management culture in France

This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes information on business hierarchy, negotiations, and etiquette.

American associations and clubs in Paris

American associations and clubs in Paris

A listing of organizations in the Paris area that cater primarily to Americans living in France. Updated April 2011.

British associations and clubs in Paris

British associations and clubs in Paris

Our handy guide to the British community in Paris, from cricket clubs to Scottish country dancing lessons to where to find a jar of Marmite.

Anglophone services in France

Anglophone services in France

Here's a short introduction to our Banking section for those living in France, from how to open a bank account to Islamic banking and investments.