Foreign investment projects benefit the whole of France. Foreign-owned businesses are operating in France and are creating jobs in every region of the country. France’s economic attractiveness can be seen in both large regional cities, but also in smaller urban areas, as 43% of investments in 2021 were in municipalities of fewer than 200,000 inhabitants.

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Resilience / Confidence / Recovery

France’s resilience and the confidence of foreign investors made France the leading European destination for foreign investment projects in 2021.

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Talent is at the heart of business strategy. Talent mobility provides key data on a country’s economy that is used to measure its attractiveness. The welcome that France reserves for entrepreneurs and foreign talent has a lasting influence on the choice of destination for international mobility.

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News 08/11/2022

France proves just as attractive as ever for talent in 2022

France Top 20 in the Insead Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI)…

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News 07/11/2022

Paris Game Week returns after a 2-year absence

“Paris Game Week” and the rise of French video games…

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News 17/10/2022

Forty-two French establishments in the 2023 World University Rankings

Forty-two French establishments appear in the 2023 rankings of...

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News 14/10/2022

Gradual abolition of the CVAE from 2023

The business value-added contribution

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News 07/10/2022

Annie Ernaux, winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 2022

First Frenchwoman awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature…

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News 04/10/2022

€9 billion injected into the French aerospace industry

€9 billion in the French aerospace industry in the 3 upcoming...

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News 27/09/2022

Record fundraising for French Tech in 2021

French startups raised €11.6 billion…

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News 29/03/2022

Record growth in 2021 for foreign investment projects in France

1,607 new foreign investment decisions…

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Event 21/10/2022

Fourth edition of the Transatlantic Business Club

Launched in 2019, this event brings together the Franco-American business community every...

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News 19/10/2022

Second edition of the German Investors’ Club in France

The aim of this Club is to organize events that help the community of German investors...

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Setting up your business in France’s regions

As part of the Team France Invest, Business France and its partners in France’s regions support you as your investment project is implemented until its completion:

  • Location proposals
  • Sector-based, legal, tax and social security information
  • Real estate solutions
  • Financial support
  • Putting you in touch with the local authorities and all public- and private-sector operators

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