CEPROC presents its patisserie section

The 2014/10/16 at 14:39
Commerce International went behind the scenes of the Centre Européen des Professions Culinaires. Here is...

Ceproc presents it catering section

The 2014/10/16 at 09:24
Commerce International went behind the scenes of the Centre Européen des Professions Culinaires.

CEPROC presents its Cook section

The 2014/10/16 at 08:27
Commerce International went behind the scenes of the Centre Européen des Professions Culinaires. Let's w...

CEPROC presents its boulangerie section

The 2014/10/14 at 08:20
Commerce International went behind the scenes of the Centre Européen des Professions Culinaires. Watch t...

Green Action Plan for SMEs : no game changer

The 2014/07/10 at 09:26
Eurochambres expressed its disappointment at the “Green Action Plan for Small and Medium Enterprises” pr...

The Silver Economy stays up to date

The 2014/04/24 at 10:52
With 900 million persons aged over 60 years worldwide, including 15 million in France, seniors are alrea...

Ethiad Airways, a world of comfort

The 2014/04/10 at 08:32
Ethiad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, provides flights to five continents. O...

Paris Marne-la-Vallée, an up-and-coming territory

The 2014/03/04 at 13:02
With 300,000 inhabitants, 19,500 enterprises and 150,000 jobs, Marne-la-Vallée is a particularly dynamic...

3-D printing takes off: towards the third industrial revolution?

The 2014/03/02 at 14:00
In 2013, the 3-D printing market was worth a total of 2.5 billion dollars and is set to rise to 3.8 billion dollars in 2014. This product, boasting wide definition, an infinity of forms, and many potential...

Asiana Airlines: Your 5-star airline to Asia

The 2014/02/26 at 09:13
Look at this awsome short movie about Asiana Airlines...

The International Office for Water trains your water professionals

The 2014/02/23 at 12:01
The IOWater aims to develop skills for better water management all over the world. With a teaching team ...

The CCI Caen Normandie and its string of projects for 2014

The 2014/01/27 at 13:00
The CCI Caen Normandie is becoming a model for its peers. Managing a port, an airport, a school for cont...

The Salon des Entrepreneurs: regaining control of one’s destiny

The 2014/01/20 at 15:50
For its 21st edition, the Salon des Entrepreneurs 2014 will be presenting 400 partners and exhibitors in...

Les RDV de Bercy : Nicole Bricq addresses freight forwarders

The 2014/01/19 at 16:39
Look our video about Nicole Bricq and freight forwarders...

P. Lavialle, President of the CCI of Essonne: “Grand Paris should not complicate decisions”

The 2014/01/15 at 16:01
The Grand Paris metropolis project is a matter of concern for Philippe Lavialle, President of the CCI of...

63 memorable orientation evenings with the CCIs of France

The 2014/01/15 at 11:40
For five years now, French Chambers of Commerce and Industry have been offering everyone the possibility of spending a whole evening on gathering information on a range of professions. An experience to try o...

Prud’hommes: a reform to the system?

The 2013/12/24 at 17:51
The First President of the Appeal Court of Montpellier, Didier Marshall, handed down a report to the Min...

Pierre Moscovici's New Year address to company heads

The 2013/12/15 at 17:38
On 14 January, just a few hours off from President François Hollande's yearly conference, it was the E...

Exclusive interview with Richard Weber, the new President of Eurochambres

The 2013/12/12 at 14:44
Richard Weber will be replacing Alessandro Barberis from January 2014 onwards at the head of Eurochambre...

Ethiopian airlines : 18 million passengers expected in 2025

The 2013/12/10 at 12:26
Operating 5 weekly flights from Paris to Addis Ababa, Ethiopian Airlines is one of Africa’s major airlin...

Gustave Roussy Center is looking for some donations for its operation "Poussons les murs"

The 2013/12/09 at 09:28
Gustave Roussy Center launched its operation "Poussons les murs" in April 2013. The aim is to collect mo...

The new Business Class of Air India : the pleasure of flying

The 2013/12/09 at 08:46
Air India, the national carrier of India presents its brand new business class of its Boeing 787. A fleet of 121 aircrafts recently equiped with the Boeing 787. The Boeing 787 provides an unmatched fuel effi...

An Iran-US Chamber to be inaugurated before Christmas

The 2013/12/05 at 13:25
Following the historic agreement in Teheran in November, the idea of an Iran-US Chamber has emerged. The...

Luxembury : P. Gramegna leaves the Chamber of Commerce for the finance ministry

The 2013/12/04 at 13:13
Pierre Gramegna resignation from the position of Director-General of the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce ...

The 9th WTO ministerial conference in Bali: a last-chance meeting?

The 2013/12/04 at 11:50
The World Trade Organisation (WTO) commenced, tuesday on the Indonesian island of Bali, a crucial meetin...

Guy Kawasaki’s tips for young entrepreneurs

The 2013/12/02 at 10:18
CEO of Garages Technologies Venture and writer of several works on entrepreneurship published by the Par...

Promocadeaux®: An objective, a target, an advertising medium!

The 2013/12/01 at 14:21
How can you boost the reputation of your company or brand, prompt your clients and prospects to purchase...

The full excellence of French biscuits in an international St Michel range

The 2013/12/01 at 11:22
St. Michel Biscuits, the renowned French Biscuit and Cake manufacturer have been working on an bespok...

The Nasdaq climbs over the 4,000-point mark for the first time since 2000

The 2013/11/27 at 16:25
A big first. Wall Street closed up on Tuesday 26 November with the National Association of Securities De...

“Faites de l’international 2013”: the must-go event for Île-de-France CCIs

The 2013/11/27 at 09:38
The Trophées CCI Paris Ile-de-France de l’international will be placing the spotlight on three new exporter enterprises in the Île-de-France region. Awards are be distributed at the closing ceremony of the 6...

The Chamber of Commerce: yes, but which one?

The 2013/11/26 at 21:29
Chambers of Commerce and Industry, CCI Internationales, binational (joint French and foreign) Chambers… ...

My M&M’s, the chocolate candy that mirrors your enterprise

The 2013/11/21 at 14:49
My M&M’s is a chocolate treat allowing enterprises to communicate in an original way. It is now possible...

the European SME Week is working

The 2013/11/21 at 08:50
This monday, in 37 European Union countries, the European Commission and the Lithuanian presidency will be launching the European SME Week. The European Union’s CCIs will be playing an active role in this ev...

Food Industry: Milan to go all out for its 2015 World Expo

The 2013/11/19 at 14:46
Centred on the theme of “Feeding the Planet, energy for Life”, this event gathering 136 countries round ...

Once upon a time… the CCI

The 2013/11/11 at 12:05
The world’s oldest CCI was established in Marseille, in 1599, to oversee the protection of French trade ...

Crowdfunding in Caen: a new business financing tool?

The 2013/11/10 at 09:02
The CCI of Caen will be introducing, at the start of 2014, a crowdfunding system enabling businesses to ...

Make beauty your business this automn

The 2013/11/05 at 15:45
November brings fogs and rain, but that's not all. This November is marked by the stock market debut of Twitter on the 7 November, the awarding of the prestigious Légion d'Honneur to Bob Dylan at the French...

Get on board the Iveco Bus hi-tech revolution

The 2013/11/01 at 10:02
More economical and ecological, the new Iveco bus line, launched in June 2013,is revolutionising the wor...

Eurochambres launches an arsenal of new ideas for rescuing SMEs

The 2013/10/30 at 12:52
The 5th anniversary of the Small Business Act was an opportunity for Eurochambres to turn its mind to new policies for supporting some 20 million European SMEs. The lowdown on this brainstorming.

Show your ability and swing !

The 2013/10/28 at 10:31
One of the most loved sport, golf has 64 millions of players all over the world. Commerce International presents the Club du Bois de Boulogne, the only one inside Paris, where the best golf players are entre...

Marie-Anne Cantin, a French cheese specialist with an international mission

The 2013/10/21 at 08:20
To strengthen France’s export offer and to put the trade balance back on an even keel in the next five years, four families of priority activities have been identified around the notion of “Mieux Vivre” (Bet...

The Green City concept of the Minister Nicole Bricq : a hope for companies ?

The 2013/10/18 at 09:49
The Minister for Foreign Trade Nicole Bricq will bring the concept of "Ville Durable" through the entiere world. The idea is to build a city which respect the environnement which brings jobs, new houses, soc...

"Jugaad" or how Carlos Ghosn did, by the author Navi Rajou

The 2013/10/18 at 07:58
Navi Rajou from India becomes to be very well-known from the media. He has written a book about the strategy of Carlos Ghosn, the big boss of Renault. Commerce International had had a special interview with ...

Save the planet and do your own water with Water World Solution

The 2013/10/15 at 12:48
Today, water becomes to be very rare and not very good in some countries. It is very important to keep this ressource for our next generations. So, Michel Poyet, who found Water World Solution (WWS) has crea...

FOOD PROCESSING INDUSTRY : french strategy for a better export in Asia

The 2013/10/13 at 17:56
French food processing export in Asia still suffers from many obstacles. Hygienics prohibitive rights, q...

Jean-François Gendron, new President of the CCI Internationale: “Don’t forget Africa…”

The 2013/10/07 at 10:07
Appointed, on 26 September, as President of the association CCI Internationale by his predecessor who was leaving this role in the middle of his mandate, , the President of the Chamber of Commerce and Indust...

Chaabi Bank – Purchasing real-estate assets according to Islamic finance principles

The 2013/10/06 at 12:31
A subsidiary of the Banque Populaire du Maroc group, Chaabi Bank, 100 % born from French law, was set up in 1972. Present in seven European countries, it is particularly active in France where it has 19 bran...

French CCIs deprived of 270 million euros in 2014: how will they manage?

The 2013/10/04 at 12:31
The 2014 French Finance Bill presented to the Ministerial Council on 25 September backs 15 billion euros in savings and 3 billion euros in new tax takings. The cutting of public expenses will hit CCIs full i...

Senso Telecom: a formula for every business

The 2013/10/04 at 08:31
With its tailor-made offer, Senso Telecom provides adaptable telecommunications services suited to every business configuration.

Cisco: long-distance collaboration simplified

The 2013/10/02 at 11:44
Cisco’s collaborative working tools meet company needs for rapid exchanges wherever interlocutors are located and whatever materials they use.

SNCF: delaying France at the platform

The 2013/09/30 at 23:29
The Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer (SNCF or National Company of Railways) has done little to improve its image. And in this digital age, even buying a train ticket remotely is becoming impossible.

Will Sunday trading be legalised for French hardware stores?

The 2013/09/30 at 15:21
On the one hand, employees of the French hardware stores Castorama and Leroy-Merlin are keen to work on Sundays, on the other hand, the government bans Sunday trading save a few exceptions. Meeting on 30 Sep...

The biggest incubator of the world will be in Paris

The 2013/09/25 at 15:23
The dream finally turned into reality at Paris City Hall on the evening of 24 September. In a new protocol agreement, Xavier Niel, Founder of Free committed, along with the Caisse des Dépôts, a public invest...

EDF Entreprises, serving corporate energy needs

The 2013/09/24 at 10:57
With almost 1.8 million clients representing a turnover of 13.5 billion euros, the Direction du Marché Entreprises et Professionnels (Corporate and Professional Market Division) of EDF sets out to serve the ...

Jérôme Letu-Montois, Manager of the e-Commerce Paris expo: “The future is M-Commerce”

The 2013/09/23 at 15:18
France has over 120,000 e-commerce web sites in an ever-growing range of activities. Until 26 September, the biggest French trade fair specialising in e-commerce will be held in Paris, at the Porte de Versai...

Vision Plus: when fashionable rhymes with natural

The 2013/09/18 at 13:29
With over 350 stores in France, Vision Plus opticians are amongst the biggest-growing network in the field in recent years. The brand’s presence at the Tour de France in the last seven years demonstrates its...

New version of Guichet-entreprises.fr: a step towards simpler entrepreneurship

The 2013/09/17 at 10:53
Yesterday, Sylvia Pinel, French Minister for Handicraft, Trade and Tourism, presented to the Ministry for Economy and Finance a revamped electronic counter for enterprises. “More ergonomic and secure, it is ...

No, the new iPhone will not be a low-cost model

The 2013/09/12 at 14:33
5c as in 5 colours. Blue, green, pink, yellow and white. What’s new about the new iPhone is a design reinvented by Jonathan Ive. From 20 September, the iPhone 5c will be available for 599 euros (off-contract...

Pension funds: the future face of retirement

The 2013/09/10 at 12:06
Global pension funds are worth US $ 14 trillion dollars. This considerable sum was calculated and published yesterday by the worldwide consultancy firm Towers Watson in the context of its yearly survey on th...

MMA: Promoting tailor-made professional guarantees

The 2013/09/09 at 12:39
Offering proximity to clients as one of its major competitive advantages, the MMA group provides answers to many questions that professionals ask about insurance.

The CCI of Champagne-Ardenne gets moving until tonight

The 2013/09/07 at 06:15
On the occasion of the second largest agricultural machine expo in Chalons-en-Champagne, currently underway until 9 September, the CCI of Champagne-Ardennes is making itself known through video. Home to 17% ...

BCTG & Associés, business law in the age of globalisation

The 2013/09/06 at 08:02
Set up at the start of the 1970s, this law firm today relies on some forty lawyers – including eleven pa...

Franchise SUBWAY®: the diversity of implantations improve many opportunities

The 2013/09/05 at 15:46
With over 39,000 restaurants in no less than 102 countries and almost 50 years of experience, Subway is ...

Hervé Boulhol, Economist at the OECD: “Developed countries are exiting the crisis”

The 2013/09/05 at 12:21
An interview with Hervé Boulhol, Economist at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in charge of France for the Department of Economic Affairs (for six years).

The onset of a more favourable economic contex

The 2013/09/04 at 07:58
The morale of French company heads is on the rise. Pulled up by the recovery of the Eurozone, this business climate indicator has progressed for the third consecutive month.

Can the French “Sustainable Palm Oil” Alliance convince industrial players?

The 2013/09/03 at 15:29
In Paris, on Monday 2 September, six French companies and three trade organisations met to set up a “French Alliance”. The group commits to using, from 2015 onwards, oil produced with certain social and en...

40 % of entrepreneurs: a reachable goal for French women?

The 2013/09/02 at 09:02
Boosting the number of female entrepreneurs in France by 10 % by 2017: this is President François Hollande's target. On 8 March 2013, the French president requested the creation of a Plan aiming to facilitat...

Street marketing, how to do an efficient and surprising advertisement campaign

The 2013/09/01 at 06:00
Marcel Saucet has written his first book, called Street marketing. Commerce International went at his pr...

Video Article - Monte-Carlo SBM: when pleasure enhances business

The 2013/08/14 at 10:29
At the top of fashion stakes in leisure tourism, Monaco is developing its business event and incentives ...

Video Article - SEAT launches its business range

The 2013/08/12 at 08:39
Riding on its success amongst individual clients, this car make is attacking the corporate market, with ...

Video Article - Nespresso Business Solutions: serving professionals for almost two decades

The 2013/08/09 at 08:40
Since 1996, Nespresso Business Solutions has offered, in France, solutions for professionals wishing to ...

Video Article - EDF Entreprises: turning energy into a lever of competitiveness

The 2013/08/07 at 08:19
Now gathered under the one banner, innovative EDF offers targeting enterprises propose to meet their gas...

The CCI Nord Pas de Calais: an engine in the energy transition

The 2013/08/05 at 08:02
Jeremy Rifkin, the well-known American economist and futurologist, will be in Lille in May to oversee a ...

CCI of Nice Côte d’Azur - Towards smart energy grids

The 2013/08/02 at 07:49
The CCI of Nice Côte d’Azur is laying down the foundations of a global project in favour of more dynamic smart energy grids in its territory.

CCFI - French enterprises in Israel: room for improvement

The 2013/07/31 at 08:26
A mediocre annual balance sheet for the France-Israel Chamber of Commerce (CCFI). Despite the trend towa...

CCI of Toulouse: defining tomorrow’s levers of growth

The 2013/07/29 at 08:24
Following a vast field study, the CCI of Toulouse has described the axes of development requiring extra ...

AXA Assistance: an answer for every emergency

The 2013/07/25 at 07:56
In a context where expatriation is a growing phenomenon and new economic powers are emerging, AXA Assist...

Paris Seine Normandie: when regional CCIs get together

The 2013/07/24 at 08:27
The CCIs of Haute-Normandie, Basse-Normandie amd Paris Île-de-France have spawned an original joint stru...

French border dwellers in Switzerland: the end to a French exception that will hamper the economy of three regions

The 2013/07/23 at 08:24
As of 1 June 2014, the 137,000 French border dwellers who cross the Swiss border every day will have the...

Kupoya: when social life means business

The 2013/07/22 at 14:32
Few weeks ago, Commerce International acquired the intellectual property of the Tel Aviv-based Israeli s...

London: austerity followed up by… more austerity

The 2013/07/19 at 12:16
The British government has announced new budgetary cuts but is also promising to make massive investment...

Video Article - The Groupe SEB: a broad range of business gifts

The 2013/07/19 at 07:56
The leading French group for small domestic equipment and cooking appliances presents a vast and constan...

DIHK - Class action: European enterprises fear an Americanisation of economic relations

The 2013/07/16 at 08:59
On 3 July, the French National Assembly voted in a draft bill on consumption whose key measure is the authorisation of class action. An initiative that follows in the footsteps of the European Commission a...

London: Tech City stands out as a new technological hub

The 2013/07/12 at 07:45
Launched in November 2010 by the British government, Tech City today assembles 1,300 companies active in...

The CCI of Grenoble supports smart mobility

The 2013/07/09 at 09:12
Grenoble is intent on becoming a “smart city of the future” as quickly as possible. Innovative solutions...

Savoye: progressive logistics for greater flexibility

The 2013/07/03 at 08:45
What with its innovative mechanisation, automation and storage solutions as well as IT offers adapted to...

Switzerland prepares to sign a free-trade agreement with… China

The 2013/07/02 at 07:59
At a time when the possible introduction of a free-trade agreement between the European Union and the Un...

DIHK - Flood-struck Germany places its bets on a post-traumatic jolt

The 2013/06/27 at 08:13
VW production chains brought to a halt, interruptions to power plants on the Rhine, the Neckar and the E...

SME financing: the top priority for the European Investment Bank

The 2013/06/21 at 08:01
The European Union’s SMEs have been identified by Brussels as a key to economic recovery. Beyond the cla...

BCC scales up its growth forecasts

The 2013/06/18 at 08:12
Despite a boost of confidence in the economy, the body representing British Chambers of Commerce remains prudent about the future.

Video Article - B&B Hôtels: a professional offer at a modest price

The 2013/06/13 at 08:40
With a blossoming network in France as well as overseas as well as special services for its loyal custom...

Eurochambers - An update on protectionism

The 2013/06/12 at 07:58
At a time when a recent battle pits Chinese photovoltaic panels against French wines on the internationa...

The BCC hails the extension of the funding scheme to businesses

The 2013/06/11 at 08:07
The body in charge of British Chambers of Commerce nevertheless urges the country’s government not to ea...

Video Article - Groupama takes care of employee savings

The 2013/06/05 at 08:17
Employer savings are an increasingly appreciated way to supplement the incomes of company heads (1) and ...

BCC - British exporters identify buoyant new markets

The 2013/05/31 at 08:12
The United Arab Emirates, Poland and China emerge as markets with strong growth potential, according to ...

DIHK - Growth means a decline in company creation

The 2013/05/29 at 08:55
Company creation is an attractive solution for job seekers during crisis times. But as statistics from t...

CCI Madrid - Industrial protection, a matter of strategy

The 2013/05/23 at 08:03
The CCI of Madrid is launching an industrial protection service for the protection of brands and innovat...

DIHK - Company financing: Basel III casts a shadow over SMEs

The 2013/05/22 at 08:13
Elaborated in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis to prevent the collapse of banks, new regulatory sta...

Video Article - Amundi: the reference in retirement savings

The 2013/05/14 at 08:20
Amundi, a key assets management company worldwide, is the fruit of a joint venture between Société Génér...

Spain: The arbitration court, a useful tool for enterprises

The 2013/05/13 at 08:20
The first Investment Arbitration Court Conference was organised in Madrid

BCC - British enterprises wish to remain in the EU under certain conditions

The 2013/05/10 at 08:20
According to a survey published by the BCC, a large majority of British enterprises are in favour of ren...

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