Iranian President Raisi welcomes rapprochement with France – political news

President Raisi had an hour-long telephone conversation with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Monday. Iran welcomes the expansion of ties with France on the basis of common interests and mutual respect, noted Raisi, calling for the promotion of economic and trade interaction between the two states. Denouncing the United States for the repeated and shameless violation of its commitments …

France, media satire at the Cannes Film Festival

French team with Bruno Dumont © YesICannes.com The Competition is in its final phase on the tenth day of the Cannes Film Festival with Memoria by Apichatpong Weerasethakul, France by Bruno Dumont and Casablanca Beats by Nabil Ayouch. Eleven years after winning the Palme d’Or for Uncle Boonmee, Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul returns to Competition with Memoria, a “sensory journey” …

Tour de Hoody: will the media of the Tour de France one day be the same?

CARCASSONNE, France (VN) – The start of stage 14 looked like a typical transition day at the halfway point of the Tour de France. The riders got off the team bus, fans cheered them on as they pedaled towards the entry ceremony, and fans cheered them on as they walked back. While things may appear like a normal tour this …

Travel agents Soak up the Atout France Tourisme seminar

More than 180 travel agents participated in the Air France & Paris webinar organized by Atout France on June 10. If you were unable to attend the live webinar, we invite you to replay it before planning any trip to France, which is eagerly awaiting the return of visitors from Canada. The reopening of France THE ADVERTISEMENT Mélanie Paul-Hus, director …

French filmmakers sound the alarm on the future of France’s media timeline

03/11/2021 – A hundred renowned French filmmakers warn of a new media chronology too favorable to streaming platforms Directors Jacques Audiard, Arnaud Desplechin and Claire Denis, who are among the signatories of the open letter Jacques Audiard, Arnaud Desplechin, Claire Denis, Olivier Assayas, Michel Hazanavicius, Laurent Cantet, Stephane Brize, Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano, Robert Guédiguian, Emmanuel Mouret, Michel Ocelot, …

Greece to buy Belharra frigates from France, media say

Various press reports said on Tuesday that Greece was considering buying intervention frigates from France. According to Greek news channels OnAltert and OPEN TV, the intervention frigates, also known as Belharra, will eventually become part of the new Greek naval fleet. Greece maintains close ties with France and the acquisition of French frigates is the largest weapons program ever undertaken …

Iranian students condemn Islamophobia and insults against Islam in France – political news

Participants at Wednesday’s rally chanted slogans condemning the slurs and anti-Islamic remarks and called on people to join a campaign to boycott French products. They also pointed out that such Islamophobic movements could never undermine the great character of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) and of Islam. Earlier Wednesday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani criticized France’s disrespect for the Prophet of Islam …

Disneyland and the top floor of the Eiffel Tower reopen

PARIS (AP) – The French tourist industry received another boost on Wednesday with the partial reopening of Disneyland Paris and the opening of the top floor of the Eiffel Tower. Disneyland Paris, Europe’s busiest amusement park, is partially reopening to the public, four months after it closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Marne-la-Vallée park, east of the French capital, opens …