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 +6% school children learning German

The number of schoolchildren learning German this year is up by 6% compared to 2015 – an historical progression. There are in fact 516,869 college students currently studying the language, exceeding the set target of […]


Paris to host Lollapalooza festival

Paris to host Lollapalooza festival Following Germany, Brazil the US and Chile, France (Paris) will play host to Lollapalooza festival on July 22nd – 23rd 2017 at “l’Hippodrome de  Longchamp.” Already a popular music festival […]


Le Grand Paris

If you have been living in the Île-de-France over the last few years, you may well have been struck by the amount of building work that is taking place in Paris itself and on the […]


Adrian Ciucur – The banker who turned his back on powerpoints in La Defense to launch a “hands on” business

Forty-one-year-old Adrian Ciucur, originally from Sibiu Romania, launched JoIntheCity in 2013 with the ambition of innovating the dry cleaning industry by migrating the service online to provide clients with premium cleaning quality and effortless service. […]


Paris real estate sales up 13%

Period apartments in the French capital are selling like warm baguettes with second quarter Paris real estate sales up 13% over last year. The latest figures are out for the Ile-de-France region from the “Chambre […]