Normandy Port and Dock Workers on Strike

Normandy Port and Dock Workers on Strike

Port and dock workers in Normandy are on a 24 hour strike today (Thursday 04 July) over lack of investment and pay increases and job losses. Workers at Rouen, Le Havre, Ouistreham, Dieppe and Cherbourg are taking part in a national … [Read more...]

Normandy Council Marketing Team Wins Third Award

Normandy Council Marketing Team Wins Third Award

A Normandy council has received a third major award in less than a year for its innovative and creative communication and marketing campaigns promoting agriculture in the region. For the second year in a row the marketing team at Manche … [Read more...]

Increase in Number of New Farmers in Normandy

Increase in Number of New Farmers in Normandy

Normandy is the fourth most dynamic region for agriculture in France with more young people joining the industry, according to chamber of agriculture figures. After a couple of sparse years in 2009 and 2011, the industry revived in 2012 … [Read more...]

Minister Backs Down on Auto Entrepreneur Time Limit But Reduces Earning Limits

Minister Backs Down on Auto Entrepreneur Time Limit But Reduces Earning Limits

The French minister responsible for artisans and small businesses has backed down over changes to put a time limit on the auto entrepreneur scheme which is popular with British people working in Normandy. But instead Sylvia Pinel now … [Read more...]

Normandy Chambers of Commerce Re-organisation Confirmed

Normandy Chambers of Commerce Re-organisation Confirmed

The existing Chambers of Commerce and Industry in Normandy are to be re-organised under a plan that will see the current 12 become five in a new simplified regional grouping aimed at cutting costs and using budgets more … [Read more...]