of France, notably through its Economic Department and the French Institute,
promotes friendly relations between France and Israël, and develops their
economic, cultural and scientific relations.
Business France is the national
agency supporting the international development of the French economy, responsible
for fostering export growth by French businesses, as well as promoting and
facilitating international investment in France.
It promotes France’s companies,
business image and nationwide attractiveness as an investment location, and
also runs the VIE international internship program.
Founded on January 1, 2015
through a merger between UBIFRANCE and the Invest in France Agency, Business
France has 1,500 personnel, both in France and in 70 countries throughout the
world, who work with a network of public- and private-sector partners.
BPI France : a public investment bank
Bpifrance finances businesses from
the seed phase to transfer to stock exchange listing, through loans, guarantees
Bpifrance accompanies firms
developing export activites, in partnership with Business France and Coface,
and provides support to their innovation projects.
Bpifrance offers businesses
the benefit of a powerful contact, on hand and able to respond efficiently.
Bpifrance, whose two equal
shareholders are the French State and the Deposits and Consignment Fund (Caisse
des Dépôts), acts in support of public policy established by the State and the Regions.