Femmes3000 Côte d’Azur discussion

The European Professional Women's Network in association with Femmes3000 Cote d'Azur are organising a discussion with the title 'Women & Entrepreneurism' tomorrow, May 15th in the CERAM business school in Sophia Antipolis.Read more

CERAM business school wins award

CERAM business school in Sophia Antipolis has received international accreditation from EQUIS, the European Quality Improvement System, for its portfolio of programmes. The school already has ISO 9001 (an international quality standard) and was a European finalist in the Grand Prix of the Fondation Européenne for quality management (EFQM) in 2005. www.ceram.frRead more

Sarkozy-Royal debate

An estimated 20 million viewers tuned in last night to watch what many believe was a decisive debate between the two candidates vying to be the next French president.Read more

Major property development fair MIPIM at Cannes

The world’s top property development market, MIPIM, kicks off today, March 13th in Cannes. MIPIM has gained a solid reputation as the world’s premier real estate summit, attracting a truly international audience from exhibitors and trade visitors. Last year saw a 21 per cent increase in attendance compared to 2005 and a high of 2,277 exhibitors.Read more

Team Côte d’Azur works for business

The Conseil Général and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Nice Côte d'Azur met to present the 2006 report for Team Côte d’Azur (TCA) and to discuss how to improve the attractiveness of the Alpes-Maritimes to foreign investors and companies.Read more

Francs to euro

If you have any 500 franc notes lying around you have just one week left to change them to euro at the Bank of France. After February 28th 2007 the francs notes will have no monetary value.Read more

Maison des Entreprises opens in Nice

The Chambre de Commerce et d’Industrie Côte d’Azur (CCI) on the French Riviera has just opened a new Maison des Entreprises in boulevard Carabacel in Nice. It brings to seven the number set up in the Alpes-Maritimes.Read more

IKEA on Côte d’Azur battle hots up

The heat was on at the weekend in the battle between those in favour of an IKEA store being built in the municipality of Mougins on the Côte d’Azur, and those against.Read more

IKEA in Mougins store not certain

It is still not decided whether the Swedish furniture chain, IKEA will establish a branch in Mougins on the Côte d’Azur. The protests and fears of residents who oppose IKEA installing a store in the area still loom large over approval being granted.Read more

Business network association meets for informative talk

Fier Entreprendre is a platform for local business members to advance business projects by networking and providing information.Read more