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The Soufflet malting company continues its international expansion and sets up shop in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The Soufflet malting company continues its international expansion and sets up shop in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

5 - 02/04/2019
The small grain business in the French Aube department has come a long way over 60 years. Soufflet is a key player today in barley growing in 19 countries. On March 13, 2019, it laid the foundation stone of its Ethiopian plant which is expected to produce 80,000 metric tons (78,736 imperial tons) of malt by 2020   A country...
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In Saint-Nazaire, Chantiers de l'Atlantique open their school

In Saint-Nazaire, Chantiers de l'Atlantique open their school

6 - 20/03/2019
Though the maritime sector has the wind in its sails and is inundated with orders, it is struggling to find its skilled workforce. To meet the growing demand, only one solution: treat the problem at source by creating its own training program in the heart of Chantiers de l'Atlantique .   The success story of Chantiers...
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Caen-Palma de Mallorca: an air link starting April 9, 2019

Caen-Palma de Mallorca: an air link starting April 9, 2019

4 - 17/03/2019
The Volotea company is anything but a beginner. After Bastia, Figari, Ajaccio, Toulouse and Marseille, it is now the turn of Palma de Mallorca to be served from Caen Carpiquet airport.   A first international connection At 1 hour 50 from the city of Caen, the largest of the Balearic Islands will dazzle you for a moderate...
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In the spring of 2019, Cherbourg's Cité de la Mer invites us to dive into its new space, the Ocean of the future

In the spring of 2019, Cherbourg's Cité de la Mer invites us to dive into its new space, the Ocean of the future

1 - 11/03/2019
With 4 million visitors, La Cité de la Mer, created in 2002, is one of the major European sites of the sea. In spring 2019, it widens its horizon again with a new permanent exhibition of 1400 m² on 3 floors, including 17 aquariums, entirely dedicated to the ocean.   An adventure designed as a declaration of...
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Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd Orders New Ship from Chantiers de l'Atlantique

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd Orders New Ship from Chantiers de l'Atlantique

6 - 21/02/2019
This 23rd giant built by the Chantiers de l'Atlantique for the American cruise line confirms the excellence of the French naval sector.   Laurent Castaing, General Manager of Chantiers de l'Atlantique can be proud of his new catch! A very large steel fish weighing 1.2 billion euros has swum into the nets of Chantiers...
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Contract of the Century for Naval Group: Australia buys 12 submarines for 31 billion euros.

Contract of the Century for Naval Group: Australia buys 12 submarines for 31 billion euros.

1 - 19/02/2019
February 11, 2019 will be a great day in the annals of Naval Group .After 18 months of preparation, the agreement signed in Canberra kicks off the Franco-Australian cooperation in submarines for the next fifty years.   3,000 jobs in Australia and 500 people on the bridge in France   The 12 ocean attack submarines...
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The EOL Wind Center opened on February 9 in Saint-Nazaire

The EOL Wind Center opened on February 9 in Saint-Nazaire

6 - 19/02/2019
EOL , the first tourist center in France for the general public, sets up shop in Saint-Nazaire and hopes for a strong wind with 50,000 visitors the first year.An innovative and gusty tourist offer!       A trailblazing territory Eole, master of the winds and son of Poseidon, could he have deserted his...
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Troyes, the heart of the Aube for Valentine's Day

Troyes, the heart of the Aube for Valentine's Day

5 - 15/01/2019
For February 14 to be passion-filled, leave the gondolas in Venice and go to Troyes, the city with a beating heart. In the footsteps of the cursed lovers Heloise and Abelard, browse the suitor’s map of a city characterized by love, and accented with sculpture. Courting there can then only make sense.   A city with...
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Tourists flocked to Normandy in 2018!

Tourists flocked to Normandy in 2018!

1 - 05/01/2019
Normandy sees its visitor rate increase by 5% in 2018. The INSEE confirms a silver medal: it is a boon for the region that has now stepped onto the podium, the second largest tourist region in the nation after Ile-de-France and its city of lights !   Stay cool during hot summers “In April,” the French saying...
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At Navexpo, an Efinor Sea Cleaner ship fights against pollution in the port of Lorient

At Navexpo, an Efinor Sea Cleaner ship fights against pollution in the port of Lorient

2 - 02/01/2019
From March 28 to 30, the professionals' fair opens the floodgates in Lorient and will offer demonstrations sure to please the crowds: the Waste Cleaner 83, master at depollution, will demonstrate its effectiveness in the port of Lorient.   EFINOR Sea Cleaner specializes in the design, manufacture and marketing of multi-service...
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