Prior to Ahani's speech, deputy head of MEDEF
appreciated serious support of the Iranian ambassador during his term of service, and said, "You are a great diplomat who managed to handle bilateral cooperation between the two countries, which was more like a minefield, with adequate delicacy and professionalism.
announced that it would take a French delegation to Pakistan early next year.
Established in 1998, MEDEF
is the largest employer federation in France and has more than 700,000 member firms.
BEIRUT: In the framework of the United Nations Conference on Climate Change -- COP21, BusinessMed, represented by its President Jacques Jean Sarraf and its General Secretary Jihen Boutiba Mrad, attended the High-level Business summit on energy and climate change held at MEDEF
headquarters in Paris, on Dec.
The minister made this remark to KUNA, on Wednesday, after a meeting comprised of Kuwaiti delegation from the private sector and a number of businessmen and members of MEDEF
France's main business lobby group, the Medef
, is sending a delegation of about 130 firms to Iran, including companies such as Total and Peugeot, September 21-23.
The French employers' federation, MEDEF
, is due to visit Iran in September to try to kickstart ties.
The main purpose of MEDEF
mission is to share the experience of French enterprises with Uzbeks, boosting trade and investment, technology cooperation.
employers association said the conflict at Air France -- which is 16 percent state-owned -- encapsulated the malaise gripping the country's crisis-hit economy.
, a French employer group, announced on Wednesday that it has asked the government to scrap the 35-hour work week, raise the legal retirement age and reduce the minimum wage in an effort to bring down high unemployment and stimulate growth, Reuters reported on the same day.
Founded in 1989, MEDEF
International is a nonprofit private-funded organisation, representing the French Business Confederation (MEDEF
) and its 800,000 companies, according to its website.
International is a non-profit private-funded organization that represents over 4,000 French companies operating all over the world.