Riviera supermarket cashiers strike today

The union for supermarket personnel has announced to members that a strike will take place today, Friday February 1st.Read more

BCC evening discusses identity theft

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The BCC is organising an event discussion tonight, Thursday January 31st concerning 'Identity Theft'. This is the fastest growing white-collar crime in the United Kingdom, known as ‘usurpation d’intentité’ in France; it is believed to be increasing at nearly 500% each year.Read more

Taxi Strike Tomorrow

Disgruntled taxi drivers protest against changeRead more

BatiEco Agora 2008

Today, 20% of the world’s population consume 80% of the world’s energy, either for heating or electricity. So, how do we encourage businesses to choose more environmentally friendly materials and methods in the construction sector?Read more

CCI introduces a ‘Facebook for businesses’

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Many parallels can be drawn with Facebook, the social networking website, with the new internet business venture launched by the CCI (Chambre de Commerce et d’Industrie) last night at the airport in Nice.Read more

New tourist marketing strategy for the Alpes-Maritimes

Appropriately at their offices overlooking the airport, the Côte d’Azur Business Tourism Club, Le Club Tourisme d’Affaires Côte d’Azur, officially launched with a presentation of their website and bilingual magazine.Read more

President Nicolas Sarkozy clinches release in Chad

President Nicolas Sarkozy successfully negotiated the release of seven Europeans under arrest in the African state of Chad. The three French journalists and the four Spanish air hostesses were being held as part of the Arche de Zoé affair; the French NGO charity, which tried to take 103 children out of the country to host families in France.Read more

CCI forum aimed at helping Côte d’Azur shopkeepers

Shopkeepers on the Côte d’Azur met with members of the CCI, Chamber of Commerce and Industry Côte d’Azur, to discuss possible strategies to draw customers back to their businesses and to brainstorm the theme of how commerce in the area will evolve.Read more

BCC on the Riviera talk

"Advertising and communication today – discover the new media landscape" is the topic for the British Chamber of Commerce (BCC) on the Riviera’s networking event on Thursday 25th October.Read more

Cigarette sales fall in France

Sales of cigarettes and cigars were down by 0.4 per cent in the first nine months of this year, falling by a significant 5.6 per cent in August and September.Read more