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...

"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 ...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

BCC - Budget: the government can do better

The 2013/04/17 at 08:32
The body representing British Chambers of Commerce regrets the lack of ambition in the budgetary measure...

German CCIs oppose the introduction of a German minimum wage

The 2013/03/22 at 08:36
A taboo for company heads, the idea of introducing a minimum wage in Germany is increasingly bandied abo...

Telecommuting breaks through in French companies

The 2013/03/21 at 08:17
Obstacles to telecommuting in France are being cleared away, slowly but surely. This work mode presents ...

European movement against high executive salaries

The 2013/03/20 at 08:27
Following banker remuneration, now executive salaries are under pressure, denounced by public opinion, a...

A "Made in" label for identifying, monitoring and tracking European products

The 2013/03/12 at 09:11
The enforcing of long-contested regulations on the placing of “made in” labels on all products originating from Europe means that from 2015 onwards, consumers will be informed about where their goods come fr...

Innovation, respect, integrity: the winning trifecta for French enterprises

The 2013/02/27 at 08:11
Marking out a world that has become increasingly competitive, innovation remains the top value in the eyes of companies from all countries. On the other hand, while quality takes out second position in most ...

Bosses confident about their businesses, yet worried about France

The 2013/01/31 at 08:15
Three times per year, the ViaVoice institute carries out a survey amongst French employers in partnershi...

The photovoltaic sector backs innovation

The 2012/10/12 at 07:16
The 27th edition of the European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC) taking place in Frankfurt (Germany) from 24 to 28 September was a record-breaking event.

Football : FIFA's wide spectrum of economic partners

The 2012/08/15 at 10:00
Sponsorship programmes offered by FIFA (International Federation of Association Football) are not exclusively reserved for sports brands or brands aimed at the general public. Tailor-made solutions have been...

Football : Montpellier wants to attract new economic partners

The 2012/08/13 at 10:00
In the spotlight since it recently won the title as France's football champion, the Montpellier Hérault Sport Club (MHSC) is now widely sought after by a multitude of partners and advertisers.

London 2012 : profits with strings attached

The 2012/08/09 at 10:00
Impatiently awaited all over the United Kingdom, the Olympic Games look to be a source of success in a multitude of domains. But the main economic consequences will only be felt in the years to come.

London 2012 : all about little-known beneficiaries

The 2012/08/07 at 10:00
In the shadows of the brands historically linked to the Olympic Games, many companies are generating gig...

Sports : sights set on emerging countries

The 2012/08/03 at 10:00
As attested by Brazil, emerging economies and their businesses are occupying more and more space in the ...

Sports equipment suppliers at the heart of events

The 2012/08/01 at 10:00
For equipment suppliers, media omnipresence during the Olympics seems to be crucial for preserving a leading position. But the Games are also an opportunity for suppliers to reposition themselves on a market...

Sport business between growth and mutation

The 2012/07/30 at 10:00
Professional sports are continuing to generate increasingly high sums, helped along by attention-grabbin...

Roman baths through Japanese eyes

The 2012/05/16 at 13:55
An undeniable success in Japan, with over 5 million copies sold, the manga Thermæ Romæ was released in France in March. While the series was original at the outset, its storyline soon became repetitive.

Economic retrenchments: "The legislator needs to review the definition of the motive"

The 2012/03/19 at 13:05
On 11 April, the Cour de Cassation (final court of appeal) is to give its decision on the case of the downsizing plan of software editor Viveo. Sylvain Niel, Managing Partner of the Fidal firm and President ...

Video article. Going back on retrenchment would threaten French businesses, according to the CCIP.

The 2012/03/14 at 13:05
The Cour de Cassation (final court of appeal in France) has postponed to 11 April 2012 the handing down of its decision on the cancellation of a downsizing plan at Viveo France. If the employees are successf...

Igort’s bloody Russia

The 2012/03/05 at 13:50
After Les Cahiers ukrainiens, a harsh plunge into the USSR, Igort offers us a powerful new narrative on Russia today.

Tribune: Why gold is not overvalued

The 2012/03/01 at 06:05
Questions are being raised on the role of gold and its importance in the global economy. After several decades characterised by tendencies to sell gold, the new trend for central banks is to purchase the pre...

A sketch of the Holy City

The 2012/01/03 at 16:01
In "Jerusalem Chronicles", a book somewhere between a diary and an immersive reporting, Canadian illustrator Guy Delisle recounts his year spent in East Jerusalem.

Isabelle Bourboulon: "In France, work has a very strong social function”

The 2011/11/10 at 06:00
In France, suffering at work is no longer a taboo subject.

3 Books : "Van Gogh", "Pastry Paris" et "Business I$ Business"

The 2011/10/12 at 14:50
The selection of 3 books of October.

"France’s trade deficit is not fatal!"

The 2011/09/26 at 10:02
France’s trade deficit worsened significantly in the first quarter, rising to 37.5 billion euros, compared with 24.6 billion in the first six months of 2010.

Prevention of psychosocial risks: interview with Élodie Montreuil

The 2011/09/07 at 11:22
Since the start of the economic crisis, psychological risks have evolved and increased. Élodie Montreuil is a specialist in the prevention of psychosocial risks at work and a consultant at Secafi.

Christians persecution around the globe

The 2011/09/07 at 11:04
The author retraces anti-Christian persecutions, well documented and illustrated by testimonies from victims and aggressors.

Interview of the author of "The sociology of first names" Baptiste Coulmont

The 2011/07/15 at 10:33
Baptiste Coulmont, a sociology lecturer at the Université Paris 8, has recently published Sociologie des prénoms and discusses his various research themes on

3 books: "The Information", "The Origins of American Politics", "The President and the Assassin"

The 2011/07/15 at 09:27
The selection of 3 books of july and august

The State of France 2011-2012

The 2011/07/06 at 15:15
Full scan of France trough an analysis of the society, culture, economics, politics, territories and the European Union topics

China: interview with Marc Meynardi

The 2011/05/30 at 10:20
Marc Meynardi has been accumulating experience on the Chinese market since 1984. He offers his tips on s...

Web marketing tools

The 2011/05/30 at 10:11
Community management, referencing, web marketing… The commercial functions of Internet are developing at a galloping speed. Businesses sometimes equip themselves with “departments” in these domains even befo...

Mapping the future

The 2011/05/02 at 15:14
“This atlas is confirmation of a fact: no combat has been lost, but there are battles to fight. And abov...

Carbon finance: interview with Laurent Daniel

The 2011/03/31 at 10:58
Laurent Daniel is an economist and co-author of La Finance carbone. He retraces the main characteristics of the young carbon financial market, whose evolution remains uncertain.

The diversity of the African peoples

The 2011/03/31 at 10:51
Africa is not a country, but a continent. While this may be a well known fact for many readers, this phrase may well be a reminder for others, given the number of verbal shortcuts heard here and there from a...

Child labour: interview with Bénédicte Manier

The 2011/03/02 at 09:38
The number of economically active children aged under 18 years reached 305 million worldwide in 2008. Bénédicte Manier, a journalist specialising in social and development issues, is the author of the book L...

Googling all over the place

The 2011/03/02 at 09:33
An Internet specialist, consultant and trainer from the Netherlands, Henk Van Ess offers a method for optimising Google searches in order to avoid getting lost in the 26 billion available sources.

ICT in Africa

The 2011/02/01 at 11:55
Information and communication technologies (ICT), in particular Internet, lag behind significantly in Africa.

"A how-to guide" for journalists

The 2011/02/01 at 11:48
“No, the vocation of the journalist is not to promote your business. The article that may be published on your company’s activities has nothing to do with promotional advertising, free write-ups or advertori...

Fédération pour la Recherche sur le Cerveau (France): raising awareness in the corporate world

The 2011/02/01 at 10:33
Under the “Neurodon” label, the Fédération pour la Recherche sur le Cerveau (FRC) collects funds for neu...

Interview - Gilles Novarina: urban societies

The 2011/01/04 at 13:46
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A giant with clay feet

The 2011/01/04 at 13:41
The devoted Mark Lehner has spent three weeks underneath the Sphinx, exploring excavations discovered then again filled by French engineer Émile Baraize in 1926.

Analysis - Spotlight on French bosses

The 2010/12/01 at 14:09
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Action Contre la Faim - Multiform philanthropy

The 2010/12/01 at 11:09
Action Contre la Faim (ACF) intervenes amongst populations suffering from malnutrition. As well as donat...

Fondation de France - A certain idea of humanism

The 2010/12/01 at 10:43
Offering a hand to the least privileged, financing scientific research, protecting the environment… In F...

Interview - Jean Papail - Mexican entrepreneurs

The 2010/10/29 at 12:02
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Analysis - Maghreb and Machrek 2009 assessment

The 2010/10/29 at 11:58
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Main basse sur le riz, a film by Jean-Pierre Boris and Jean Crépu

The 2010/10/12 at 10:29
A journalist for Radio France Internationale and a specialist in raw materials, Jean-Pierre Boris is aut...

Interview - Nacima Baron-Yellès – The Spanish crisis

The 2010/10/05 at 11:25
Read our article Interview - Nacima Baron-Yellès – The Spanish crisis

Analysis - Snobs in the spotlight

The 2010/10/05 at 11:20
Read our article Analysis - Snobs in the spotlight

Sponsorship - Combating poverty

The 2010/10/05 at 10:45
Thanks to donations and the contribution of business sponsors, the Caritas France foundation and the Sec...

- The field of ethics

The 2010/10/04 at 14:02
Since man is capable of reviewing his actions and evaluating them, he can also determine them. Thus open...

- Should social dialogue be reinvented?

The 2010/10/04 at 13:58
It is necessary to reinvent social dialogue in France by substituting a negotiation logic for clash stra...

- How can the employee-business relationship be transformed?

The 2010/10/04 at 13:55
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- Are we veering towards a crisis in the working world?

The 2010/10/04 at 13:51
A few elements in a survey regularly conducted in recent years to better understand the working world an...

Are humans responsible for their enterprises?

The 2010/10/04 at 13:46
Whilst intention, the capacity to act and responsibility define a world’s potential, their varying relat...

- A barrier between man and machine?

The 2010/10/04 at 13:42
In the past, the machine was used as a model to understand the human body. Does our ideal consist in bri...

- Is man an animal like any other?

The 2010/10/04 at 13:34
When, in 1859, Charles Darwin published On the Origin of the Species, he did not utter a word on the ori...

Health - Spreading cancer screening

The 2010/10/04 at 12:43
For the last five years, the Institut National du Cancer has been coordinating initiatives to fight agai...

Interview - Hocine Malti - Dear Algerian petrol

The 2010/09/03 at 07:52
Hocine Malti participated in the creation of Sonatrach (a public petrol company), of which he was Vice-P...

Analysis - The fall of the Iron Lady

The 2010/09/03 at 07:45
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South Africa in the Jacob Zuma Era

The 2010/06/30 at 10:59
Roland Lomme participated in a collective work on racial cohabitation in South Africa. This high officia...

Sébastien Jallade: a man with soles of wind…

The 2010/06/01 at 10:55
Sébastien Jallade signs, with L’Appel de la route, a short and brilliant essay maliciously subtitled: A ...

The future of cultural patronage

The 2010/05/04 at 15:22
Renaud Carrier recently co-edited a work on cultural patronage in France. For this Professor of Legal Hi...

Mistreating the precautionary principle

The 2010/05/04 at 15:17
Inviting France to lower its values for maximal exposure to the electromagnetic fields of relay antennas...

Christian de Perthuis: assessing the European carbon market

The 2010/04/01 at 15:36
In its first phase (2005-2007), the European CO2 market cut emissions by 2 to 5% throughout the zone. Th...

When Michael Moore gets going on capitalism

The 2010/04/01 at 15:12
After his virulent criticisms of the Bush administration (Fahrenheit 9/11) and the US health system (Sic...

William Bourdon: legal weapon

The 2010/02/26 at 10:03
Specialising in defending human rights, lawyer William Bourdon reviews in this book legal tools availabl...

How to save money via ecology, by Jean-March Lorach

The 2010/02/26 at 09:55
Pushed by the ecological urgings of international organisations and the European Union, various countrie...

Antony Wild: "Coffee trading has always been perfectly unfair"

The 2010/02/01 at 11:48
Coffee taster Antony Wild once scoured the world in search of the best products for a specialised Britis...

L’Algérie des origines, by Gilbert Meynier

The 2010/02/01 at 11:33
Gilbert Meynier is one of the major French-speaking specialists in Algerian history.

Valérie Pironon: focus on competition law

The 2009/12/30 at 10:48
Holder of the aggregation (advanced teaching qualification) in private law and professor at the Universi...

2009 Human Development Report: “mobility”, a human right

The 2009/12/30 at 10:33
In 2010, in the jargon of development specialists, the term “migration” may be replaced by that of “huma...

Seth Godin: "The opportunities encouraged by social networks are immense"

The 2009/11/30 at 14:30
Seth Godin is a marketing specialist. In his latest book, Tribes, this successful speaker optimistically...

Le dessous des cartes, de Kyoto à Copenhague, by Jean-Christophe Victor

The 2009/11/30 at 14:22
Just a few days prior to the United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Copenhagen, the lack of peda...

Jean-Claude Masangu Mulongo, African Banker

The 2009/10/29 at 12:36
Jean-Claude Masangu Mulongo has been head of Congo’s Central Bank since 1997, and presided over the G24 ...

A history of Advertising

The 2009/10/29 at 12:32
From street posters to television commercials, radio jingles and website banners, civilised humans are t...

Philippe Lamberts (Green/European Free Alliance): “The economy at the service of human development”

The 2009/10/28 at 12:45
And supposing the answer to the economic, financial and environmental crises was an opportunity to place...

Wolf Klinz (ADLE): Crisis reporter

The 2009/10/28 at 12:41
68 year-old MP Wolf Klinz is a member of the Alliance of Democrats and Liberals for Europe (ADLE). Third...

Edit Herczog (S&D): a dialogue midway between politics and economics

The 2009/10/28 at 12:38
For European MP Edit Herczog, 48, Europe should represent equality and show itself to be competitive whi...

Jean-Pierre Audy (EPP): A "Europe of regulation"

The 2009/10/28 at 11:18
A more competitive and democratic Europe in a market social economy: such is the program of the EPP, the...

European Parliament: decoding a complex system

The 2009/10/28 at 10:55
Last 14 October, 400 members of the Chambers of Commerce representing 45 countries met at the European P...

Book: Marketing and Islam

The 2009/10/08 at 14:31
For those who know nothing, or next to nothing about Islam, here’s a book that reads like a novel. The a...

Analysis: light shed on the rights of cybernauts

The 2009/09/07 at 14:44
Opening a cybershop, selling items by auction, exchanging services… Internet offers greater and greater ...

Pierre Vermeren: a kingdom under analysis

The 2009/06/29 at 14:03
A graduate of the Ecole Normale Supérieure with an agrégation in history, Pierre Vermeren draws up, in t...

University and Research: The Motor of Business Creation, by Pascal Boris and Arnaud Vaissié

The 2009/06/29 at 13:57
Drawing inspiration from the British model to erase the ongoing university crisis in France. This is the...

Jean-Luc Mordoh: The factor’s locker room

The 2009/06/04 at 14:03
Jean-Luc Mordoh, Manager of MDH Factoring, is the author of the only book currently available on factori...

The recipe for successful ideas

The 2009/06/04 at 13:58
Why do some ideas survive whilst others die ? And above all, how can the life expectancy of a “good idea...

France: les Vosges and its attractions

The 2009/06/03 at 14:43
Situated at the heart of a market with an estimated 400 million consumers, the department of  Les Vosges...

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