Job market: Ile-de-France lagging behind

COLCANOPA After recruiting 25 people in 2021, Eurecia, an SME with 120 employees, will further expand its teams by around forty permanent contracts this year. Special feature: this software publisher is installed along the Canal du Midi, in Castanet-Tolosan, a few kilometers from Toulouse. Almost everywhere in France, this type of announcement is repeated. ID … Read more

Management, transport, security … In Ile-de-France, the Pécresse method put to the test

LR presidential candidate Valérie Pécresse at the headquarters of her campaign HQ in Paris on January 4, 2022. LUDOVIC MARIN / AFP They can’t take it anymore. At Sept-Mares, a high school in Maurepas (Yvelines), the staff like the 800 students and their parents are tired of leaking roofs. False ceilings that collapse. Sick agents … Read more

Ile-de-France transport is desperately seeking billions

In the tunnel on the site of the extension of the RER E (Eole) line, at Porte Maillot station, in Paris, on September 6, 2021. THOMAS COEX / AFP The last board of directors of the year of Ile-de-France Mobilités (IDFM), the transport organizing authority of the capital region, which was to be held on … Read more

Ile-de-France introduces more social into the competition

A bus driver from the Régie Autonomous des Transports Parisiens (RATP), in Paris, April 9, 2020. ALAIN JOCARD / AFP Change of course on the road leading to the establishment of competition from bus networks in the Paris region by the end of 2024. Ile-de-France Mobilités, the organizing authority for transport in the capital region … Read more

“The president of the Ile-de-France region, Valérie Pécresse, has made transport a political weapon”

The president of the Ile-de-France region, Valérie Pécresse, and the CEO of Alstom, Henri Poupart-Lafarge, in Petite-Forêt (Nord), in February 2019. PHILIPPE HUGUEN / AFP Pertes & profits. Valérie Pécresse took her most beautiful pen and dipped it in the blackest ink to tell the CEO of Alstom her story: you are responsible for a … Read more

In Ile-de-France, the difficult switch from transport to competition

In the metro, in Paris, on December 3, 2019. CHARLES PLATIAU / REUTERS It’s starting to get messy. Here, a big social malaise and a strike which spreads oil, there sometimes very annoying operating incidents for users … A few months after the effective start of the first transport networks resulting from the opening up … Read more

a financial advance of more than one billion euros granted to Ile-de-France Mobilités

The interior of a train to run on line 14 between Gare-Saint-Lazare and Mairie-de-Saint-Ouen, December 4, 2020. BERTRAND GUAY / AFP Ile-de-France Mobilités (IDFM) announced, Monday, October 11, that it had obtained from the government the payment of financial assistance of nearly 1.1 billion euros for the year 2021, its revenues to operate the public … Read more

Rally in Paris of “land marches” against the massive urbanization of Ile-de-France

A flight of geese, along the Croult, in Gonesse, on August 19, 2021. BRUNO LEVY Several hundred people gathered Sunday, October 10 in front of the Paris City Hall to denounce « l’urbanisation massive » of Ile-de-France, conclusion of several “land marches” which left the four corners of the region the day before. “Save Grignon from the … Read more

more than 1,400 employees of unvaccinated health establishments suspended in Ile-de-France

At the Cochin hospital, in Paris, on March 18, 2021. CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT / AFP More than 1,400 employees of hospitals, clinics and retirement homes in Ile-de-France are subject to suspension for failure to comply with the vaccine obligation against Covid-19, said the regional health agency (ARS), Monday, October 4, confirming information from the Parisian. More … Read more