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SHIPPING COMPANIES SERVING CORSICA SUPPORT NEW HYDROGEN TECHNOLOGY

Despite the uncertainty caused by the widespread health crisis, regional economic stakeholders are continuing their efforts to decarbonize ports to fulfill both environmental and public health objectives. This initiative is part of the overall “zero-emission stopovers” plan for ships that has been implemented by the Region Sud. The decarbonization effort, which is being carried out by a consortium …

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POSITIVE IMPRESSIONS: INTERNATIONAL LEADERS REFLECT ON THEIR VISIT TO PROVENCE

With questions of climate change and energy consumption weighing heavily on the planet, organizations and communities around the world are searching for innovative solutions; at the same time, more and more businesses and entrepreneurs are integrating sustainable and socially progressive elements into their projects. From September 20th to 23rd, Provence hosted 20 young international leaders …

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Team Côte d’Azur, a facilitator of American attraction in the Alpes-Maritimes since 1960

With a total of 299 US-owned companies, the United States currently represents the largest foreign investor of the Alpes-Maritimes. Each year, Team Côte d’Azur, in charge of promoting business activities in the Azurean territory, plays a key role in assisting American companies wishing to invest or set up in the region. The agency currently updates an …

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MARSEILLES WINS OVER THE ITALIAN COMPANY PREGEL

The family brand is expanding in France from the Phocaean city From Copacabana to Capri and from Paris to Sydney, PreGel supplies ice cream makers and pastry chefs around the world with ingredients and semi-finished products. Founded in Italy in 1967 in the Emilia-Romagna region, PreGel has 21 subsidiaries. Since March 2018, PreGel has also …

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PROVENCE PROMOTION CONFIRMS ITS AMBITIONS AND UNVEILS ITS 2019 STRATEGY

The agency’s positive results are proof of the territory’s attractiveness Provence Promotion, the agency for those investing in Provence and which brings together the Marseille Provence Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Aix-Marseille Metropolis, has just published its annual figures for 2018. In all, 75 companies decided to invest in the Aix-Marseille-Provence Metropolis and …

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INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE SITE AND TOURIST ATTRACTION: LA SAVONNERIE DU MIDI OPENS MUSEUM AND FACTORY OUTLET

SUCCESS STORY: Guillaume Fiévet, general manager of PRODEF, which acquired La Savonnerie du Midi in 2013 and recently opened a factory outlet and Marseille soap museum and Philippe Stéfanini, general manager of Provence Promotion. Crowning a year 2018 that saw the re-starting of its original cauldrons, the Marseille soap manufacturer La Savonnerie du Midi recently …

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New Partnership Between Infosys And Aix-Marseille University’s Engineering Schools

Infosys, the Indian leader in IT technologies, has recently moved to Marseille, thereby opening up a brand-new world to engineering students at Aix-Marseille University. In partnership with the university, the group is now offering students the opportunity to join its InStep Internship Program. The latter is recognized worldwide for the quality and diversity of its …

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Emerging Valley, A Positive Outcome And Collective Action For the Aix-Marseille-Provence Metropole

Under the high patronage of Mr Emmanuel Macron, President of the Republic, the EMERGING VALLEY Summit took place on 20 November at the Palais du Pharo in Marseille and on 21 November at thecamp in Aix en Provence. It was an opportunity to meet and exchange with the entrepreneurs of the future. 100 Startups, incubators …

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Chinese Silica Giant Quechen Investing €105M in Provence (Fos-Sur-Mer)

After going head to head with Rotterdam, and after two years of tough negotiations, Fos-sur-Mer has been chosen to site the new Quechen Silicon Chemical plant. The Chinese group, the world’s third-largest silica producer, intends investing €105M in its first European production unit, coupled with a research center. Mobilized from the very beginning, the local …

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Bovlabs, an American Start-Up Bursting With Energy in Provence

Take green energies, add a zest of blockchain technology, shake well, and you will get Bovlabs, the most promising start-up around today! Jaikrishnan Radhakrishna Pillai is bursting with energy. After living in India and London, he founded Bovlabs in San Francisco and Zurich in 2017, with the aim of creating a peer-to-peer green energy trading …

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