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NEWS Press fulfils the role of ‘central bank of public information’ at French, World and regional levels. The organisation disseminates full text news from over 3,000 organisations based in France and in some fifty other countries across Europe, Africa, North America and Asia

  • 03/11/15 11h05 GMT

    Greenpeace response to China-France joint statement on climate change

    A joint climate statement was released today by Chinese President Xi Jinping and French President Francois Hollande. The statement made an incremental step forward while highlighting the ambition gap the world still needs to bridge.

  • 02/11/15 00h00 GMT

    RSF calls for the UN to appoint a Special Representative for the Safety of Journalists

    Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is launching a call to the UN to take concrete action by creating the position of a Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General for the Safety of Journalists, as November 2, 2015 will mark the 'International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists' (IDEI).

  • 28/10/15 10h05 GMT

    EUTELSAT 115 West B arrives in geostationary orbit

    New all-electric satellite to enter service mid-October, one month ahead of schedule
    EUTELSAT 115 West B, the first all-electric satellite of the Eutelsat Communications' (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) global fleet, has completed the ascent to geostationary orbit and today began in orbit tests. Eutelsat's new satellite is scheduled to enter full commercial service in mid-October, one month ahead of schedule.

  • 23/10/15 15h30 GMT

    Thales to create a global leader in data protection by acquiring Vormetric

    Thales to acquire Vormetric, a leader in data protection.

    Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Vormetric, a leading provider of data protection solutions in physical, virtual and cloud infrastructures, for US$400m. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and expected to close during the first quarter of 2016.

  • 22/10/15 10h05 GMT

    Montréal Declaration on Metropolitan Areas

  • 12/10/15 15h45 GMT

    Interview of Vladimir Putin to Rossiya-1 television channel

    Interview to Rossiya-1 television channel presenter Vladimir Solovyev.

    Rossiya-1 presenter Vladimir Solovyov: Mr President, we are living in troubled times, as can be seen by the terrorist attack in Turkey that has left many dead and wounded. What conclusions can we draw and what can we do to stop this wave of terror?

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