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Ground-breaking conference sets foot in Cannes

For the first time, Cannes will be hosting its own edition of the TEDx conferences. The international events, centred on technology, entertainment and design, are held in most of the world’s major cities. Cannes’ edition will see 12 speakers present their ideas and experience on the theme of happiness and business.Read more …

Towards tax exemption for French born in Monaco

After a 50-year-long battle, French citizens born in Monaco may no longer have to pay taxes on Monegasque income, which would be a major change to the Franco-Monegaque fiscal convention of 1963. But don’t burn your tax forms just yet, you still need to declare your revenue.Read more …

Goverment to experiment with lower speed limits

400 motorcyclists have demonstrated in Nice to protest against the government’s proposal to reduce the speed limit on some roads to 80 kilometres per hour. It follows a concerted effort in the Var to increase road safety as the number of road deaths double. Read more …