The Paris Region International Business Location label, initiated in 2011 by the Paris Region Economic Development Agency (PREDA), identifies facilities (public and parapublic) in the Paris Region that are most suited to receiving and developing international businesses.
This new incubator, the largest in the world, has been created in partnership with the city of Paris and is financed by Xavier Niel. It will include more than 1,000 innovative start-ups in all sectors.
Close to 280 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects have materialised in the Paris Region in 2013, according to a report from the Paris Region Economic Development Agency published today to coincide with the MIPIM real-estate tradeshow.
The international convention for biotechnologies, Bio Convention, ended last Thursday in San Diego, USA. The major event, held from June 23-26, brought together over 15,660 of the world’s leading industrial players from 70 different countries.
In keeping with the image of Futur en Seine 2014, the presence of the Agency at this world digital festival proved to be a thriving idea, especially when it came to IoT (Internet of Things), for which a large amount of initiatives were organised in favour of business development in the Paris Region, for both local and foreign companies.
Backed by the Paris Region Economic Development Agency teams based in the United States and in the Paris Region, a network of highly qualified players has successfully contributed to this alliance between two leaders in “smart technologies”.
QVC, the worldwide multimedia home shopping leader intends to expand its business to Europe with the launch of its offering in France during the second quarter of 2015. Soon to be established in the Paris region, QVC intends to create 200 jobs over the next two years.