Vladimir Putin

Jouanneau, His Excellency H. E. Daniel

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The growing importance of Toronto and Ontario for France and why that is so. Welcoming Premier McGuinty's decision to open an Ontario International Marketing Centre in the Canadian Embassy in Paris. France as an excellent gateway to the large European market. France on the eve of major political choices. Electing a new President and a new National Assembly. An explication of how the Presidential election will be conducted. What the election campaign is about. France and globalization. Some facts about France - business, technology, social welfare, foreign policy, health care, etc. NATO as key importance to the defence of France. France in Afghanistan. France as part of the European Union. The environment. Foreign relations. Commanalities between France and Canada.