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Dior joins Coach, Versace and Givenchy in ‘offending’ China over Taiwan

Dior joins Coach, Versace and Givenchy in ‘offending’ China over Taiwan

French fashion powerhouse Dior has become the latest luxury brand after Versace, Givenchy and Coach, Versace to get caught ... Read More

Notre Dame: 350,000 people give €104 million to rebuild medieval cathedral

Notre Dame: 350,000 people give €104 million to rebuild medieval cathedral

France's Minister of Culture, Franck Riester, announced today that a total of €104 million have been raised from 350,000 ... Read More

Airbus immediate future looks brighter than Boeing’s

Airbus immediate future looks brighter than Boeing’s

The immediate future looks 'brighter than ever' for European aerospace giant Airbus, according to equity analysts at Barclays. The ... Read More

Eventful 3 days for Seychelles delegation led by Tourism Minister at IFTM Top Resa 2019

Eventful 3 days for Seychelles delegation led by Tourism Minister at IFTM Top Resa 2019

The 41st edition of the IFTM Top Resa, held at the Porte de Versailles exhibition center in Paris, kicked ... Read More

Alsace bring French Christmas magic to New York City

Alsace bring French Christmas magic to New York City

New Yorkers and visitors alike love Christmastime in New York City. The lights, decorations and holiday music accompany a ... Read More

Airbus reports record orders and deliveries

Airbus reports record orders and deliveries

European aircraft maker Airbus reported logging orders for 41 jet aircraft from its widebody and single-aisle product lines in ... Read More

How to find an apartment in France? Why Airbnb is so popular

How to find an apartment in France? Why Airbnb is so popular

Find a holiday or vacation apartment in France? Airbnb is an easy and popular answer - and it shows ... Read More

Four killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters, suspect shot dead

Four killed in knife attack at Paris police headquarters, suspect shot dead

At least four officers were killed and several were wounded in a brazen knife attack at Paris police headquarters, ... Read More

Destination Seychelles and its Trade Partners all set for IFTM Top Resa 2019

Destination Seychelles and its Trade Partners all set for IFTM Top Resa 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) and their trade partners are gearing up to be part of the 41st edition ... Read More

Booked on bankrupt XL Airways?

Booked on bankrupt XL Airways?

XL Airways is unable to pay bills and is suspending all operations. France believes state aid to budget carrier ... Read More

Air France takes delivery of its first Airbus A350 XWB

Air France takes delivery of its first Airbus A350 XWB

Air France has taken delivery of its first Airbus A350-900, the world’s most efficient all new design wide-body aircraft. ... Read More

Airbus expects 39,000 new planes

Airbus expects 39,000 new planes

The world’s passenger and freighter aircraft fleet is set to more than double from today’s nearly 23,000 to almost ... Read More

Paris Hotel Lutetia announces new GM

Paris Hotel Lutetia announces new GM

The Set Hotels announced the appointment of François-Xavier Schoeffer as General Manager of the Hotel Lutetia in Paris, effective ... Read More

Air France flying back to Seychelles on October 31

Air France flying back to Seychelles on October 31

News from Paris has confirmed that Air France is restarting its non-stop direct flights to Seychelles commencing October 31. ... Read More

1 person killed, 6 wounded in French train station terror attack

1 person killed, 6 wounded in French train station terror attack

One person was killed and six were wounded in a terror knife attack near a train station in Villeurbanne, ... Read More

Air Canada announces new nonstop service between Montreal and Toulouse, France

Air Canada announces new nonstop service between Montreal and Toulouse, France

Air Canada announced today the introduction of year-round service between Montreal and Toulouse starting June 4, 2020. The five-times ... Read More

French seaside resort town turns into fortress for G7 summit

French seaside resort town turns into fortress for G7 summit

Police and paramilitary in black uniforms are now seen everywhere in Biarritz, as the seaside resort in southwestern France ... Read More

Italian senate approves high-speed alpine rail link between Turin and Lyon, France

Italian senate approves high-speed alpine rail link between Turin and Lyon, France

The Italian senate on Wednesday rejected a motion by one of the ruling coalition parties, the 5-Star Movement, to ... Read More

‘Emirati princess’ con artist swindles Paris shop out of $1.78 million worth of jewelry

‘Emirati princess’ con artist swindles Paris shop out of $1.78 million worth of jewelry

A con artist posing as a royalty from the United Arab Emirates has pulled off an audacious scam at ... Read More

Air France-KLM to buy 60 Airbus A220 aircraft

Air France-KLM to buy 60 Airbus A220 aircraft

The Air France–KLM Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 60 Airbus A220-300 aircraft to modernize its ... Read More

Paris braces for record-breaking temperatures as heat wave grips Spain to Germany

Paris braces for record-breaking temperatures as heat wave grips Spain to Germany

Temperature records began to fall across France on Tuesday and more are expected in the upcoming days as locations ... Read More

La Compagnie launches new direct helicopter service between Nice and Monaco

La Compagnie launches new direct helicopter service between Nice and Monaco

Travel to the French Riviera is more attainable than ever thanks to all business-class airline, La Compagnie. In May ... Read More

UNIGLOBE Travel International expands in France with addition of CAP5 Voyages

UNIGLOBE Travel International expands in France with addition of CAP5 Voyages

UNIGLOBE Travel is expanding service in France with the addition of prominent travel agency partner UNIGLOBE CAP5 Voyages. Founded ... Read More

French Minister of Economy & Finance visits Ethiopian Airlines

French Minister of Economy & Finance visits Ethiopian Airlines

A French delegation led by French Minister of Economy & Finance, H.E. Bruno Le Maire visited Ethiopian Airlines on ... Read More

Manslaughter & negligence: Air France could face trial over 2009 crash

Manslaughter & negligence: Air France could face trial over 2009 crash

French prosecutors have recommended that Air France face trial for manslaughter and negligence in the 2009 crash which killed ... Read More

Chaos in Paris: Illegal migrants storm famous tourist site, demand ‘papers’

Chaos in Paris: Illegal migrants storm famous tourist site, demand ‘papers’

Several hundred illegal migrants today stormed the Pantheon – a popular Paris tourist site and mausoleum, where the most ... Read More

Saudi budget airline picks Airbus, dealing $5.9 billion blow to Boeing

Saudi budget airline picks Airbus, dealing $5.9 billion blow to Boeing

Saudi Arabia's low-cost airline Flyadeal announced that it has canceled its provisional order for 30 Boeing 737 Max aircraft. ... Read More

Europe’s largest fresco unveiled at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles complex

Europe’s largest fresco unveiled at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles complex

Paris is now home to Europe's largest fresco! The roof of Pavilion 3 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles ... Read More

Corsair launches nonstop flights from Miami to Paris

Corsair launches nonstop flights from Miami to Paris

Long-haul French carrier Corsair International announced the kick off of nonstop flights from Miami to Paris-Orly. Miami is the ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines inaugurates Marseille service

Ethiopian Airlines inaugurates Marseille service

Ethiopian Airlines commenced thrice weekly flights to Marseille, France on 2 July 2019. The new service was inaugurated at ... Read More

China Southern Airlines: First Airbus A350-900

China Southern Airlines: First Airbus A350-900

China Southern Airlines has taken delivery of its first of 20       A350-900 becoming the newest operator of this latest ... Read More

Air France Engine Failure forced Boeing 777 to make a hard emergency landing in Atlanta

Air France Engine Failure forced Boeing 777 to make a hard emergency landing in Atlanta

Air France flight 681 was scheduled to leave Atlanta at 4.35pm local time on Sunday and took off an ... Read More

Star Alliance named best airline alliance 4th year in row

Star Alliance named best airline alliance 4th year in row

For the fourth year running, Star Alliance has claimed the Best Airline Alliance title at the Skytrax World Airline ... Read More

Aeroflot adds many new destinations including Palma de Mallorca and Marseille

Aeroflot adds many new destinations including Palma de Mallorca and Marseille

This summer Aeroflot has launched new flights to more destinations in Russia and abroad. From June 1, Aeroflot is operating five ... Read More

Fuji Dream Airlines orders two E175s

Fuji Dream Airlines orders two E175s

Embraer announced today, at the 53rd International Paris Air Show, that it has signed a contract with Japan's Fuji Dream Airlines (FDA) for ... Read More

World demand for 10,550 new aircraft

World demand for 10,550 new aircraft

Since 2004, when the 1st edition of Embraer's Market Outlook was published, the company's analysts have continuously refined their ... Read More