Interview of Consul General with Macau Business, Dec 2012
The Consul General of France in Hong Kong and Macau Mr. Arnaud Barthèlemy has been interviewed by Macau Business in the Dec. 2012 issue, regarding the business opportunities and co-operations between France and Macau.
By Macau Business, Dec 2012
"Macau is a springboard for French companies launching into the mainland market, the French consul-general says.
The French presence in Macau has grown swiftly in recent years as the economy here expands. The French consul-general in Hong Kong and Macau, Arnaud Barthèlemy, says Macau is also the perfect gateway to a much bigger market: the mainland.
The number of French people living here has increased by almost 10 percent to 370 in the past 12 months, according to data from the French consulate general. Mr Barthèlemy says most are executives of French multinational corporations that have interests in Macau companies, people working in the hospitality and entertainment industries, and exchange students......"