• Spain – Attack in Barcelona

    18 August 2017

    Spain – Attack in Barcelona

    Mr Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, conveys his deepest sympathies to the victims, their families and their near and dear ones in this tragic time. France expresses its heartfelt grief and full solidarity for Barcelona and all of Spain.

  • National Day Reception 2017

    19 July 2017

    National Day Reception 2017

    The reception organized on the occasion of Bastille day on 14th July was a great success, gathering around 935 people who appreciated, in particular, the national anthems sung by a choir of young blind children.

  • India – Attack on pilgrims

    12 July 2017

    India – Attack on pilgrims

    Statement by the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs.

  • France launches plan to implement Paris climate deal

    7 July 2017

    France launches plan to implement Paris climate deal

    Launch of the Climate Plan – Press communiqué issued by the Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition

  • Paris celebrates Olympic Day

    29 June 2017

    Paris celebrates Olympic Day

    On 23 and 24 June 2017, central Paris was transformed into a giant sports arena to celebrate Olympic Day, providing a full-scale preview of what a 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris would have in store.


    Tourism in France


    Schengen States implement biometric visas in India

    France, in line with all the countries of the Schengen Area, is issuing biometric visas to Indian citizens with effect from 2 November 2015.