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French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius (L) with Prime Minister Manuel Valls after the first meeting of the new cabinet
10/04/2014 - France

Valls creates super-foreign ministry, names junior ministers

A day after winning a vote of confidence in his new cabinet the National Assembly, France’s new Prime Minister Manuel Valls completed his government, appointing 14 junior ministers and ...
Digital Economy Minister Fleur Pellerin visits the AppGratis company in Paris
08/12/2013 - France

France to tackle internet sexism

France's digital watchdog has been charged with tackling sexism online.
"Lets wipe racism off our streets!" a Licra poster
11/06/2013 - France

French government backs first-ever anti-racist app

The French government has backed the first-ever anti-racist app for smartphones.
24/03/2013 - France - South Korea

Korean-born French minister begins highly symbolic trip to land of her birth

The French Minister Fleur Pellerin has begun a highly anticipated visit to South Korea, the first time she has visited the country of her birth since being adopted as a child.

22/03/2013 - France - South Korea - Japan

South Korean-born French minister visits Seoul for first time since adoption

French Digital Economy Minister Fleur Pellerin visits the land of her birth on Saturday, the first time she has been to South Korea since she was adopted by a French couple at the age of six months.
07/01/2013 - France

French internet provider backs down over ad-block, minister claims

French internet provider Free has backed down on its threat to block advertising, according to Digital Economy Minister Fleur Pellerin.
07/01/2013 - France - United States

French internet provider blocks ads in face-off with Google

France's Digital Economy Minister Fleur Pellerin was to hold crisis talks on Monday over a decision by the country's second largest telecoms company, Free, to block online advertisements.

25/09/2012 - France

French government orders Facebook to answer privacy bug claims

The French government has summoned Facebook bosses to explain an alleged bug that users claim meant old private messages were visible on their public Timeline page.
Protecting French citizens Internet rights and freedoms
20/05/2012 - International media

Protecting French citizens Internet rights and freedoms

RFI talked to Jeremie Zimmerman spokesman for Internet user rights organization La Quadrature du Net about a petition to the new French government calling for the urgent protection of citizens ...
18/05/2012 - France's new president

France's first South Korean-born minister takes charge of small businesses

President Francois Hollande has named 38-year-old technocrat Fleur Pellerin as France's first South Korean-born minister, in charge of small and medium-sized businesses and the digital economy. ...
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