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The CRC report on the cinema: with its films produced in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais, the region is nearly always out-of-pocket.

Par | 23 septembre 2013

By co-producing regional films, the Regional Centre of Audiovisual Resources (Nord-Pas-de-Calais) hopes to see a return on its investment. A report of the Regional Audit Chamber published last July confirms that the association, largely financed by the Regional Council, rarely ...
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The Best of Broken Records – or attempts at breaking records – that have come from our own little corner of the world

Par | 21 septembre 2013

TRANSLATED BY SAFETEX Sunday, the Nord – Pas-de-Calais (Hazebrouck) might well have a new feather in its hat in the shape of a new entry in the Guinness Book of Records: for the largest cone of chips in living history. And ...
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The Northerners’ Deviant Pocket Dictionary – Pas -de-Calais: Gérard Mulliez

Par | 20 septembre 2013

TRANSLATED BY SAFETEX ECONOMIC CULTURE. Yet another name made in Nord-Pas-de-Calais and not just any old one: but that of Gérard Mulliez, who gave birth to the retail giant Auchan, and is considered as one of wealthiest persons in France. Gérard ...
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Roubaix: Model town for integration in the eyes of the United States

Par | 18 septembre 2013

It's the first time that the much-reputed New York Times has given a whole page to...the City of Roubaix! A complete report for the most part in praise of the integration model for the city's Muslims (click here to read ...
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Petit Futé, Routard, Guide Vert: we’ve read and compared these tourist guidebooks on the Nord – Pas-de-Calais

Petit Futé, Routard, Guide Vert: we’ve read and compared these tourist guidebooks on the Nord – Pas-de-Calais

Par | 03 juillet 2013

GOOD READING. Guide Vert (Michelin), Routard, Petit Futé. These are certainly the best-known guidebooks in France (except for Lonely Planet). All three have an edition for the Nord - Pas-de-Calais (*). For you, future tourists, who are going to invade ...
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RC Lens under Azerbaijani control: “The image of the club is not projected by its directors, but by its public”

Par | 24 juin 2013

  TRANSLATED BY SAFETEX FOOTBALL. And Gervais Martel is back in the running. The emblematic President of RC Lens, given the elbow last July by the bank 'Crédit Agricole Nord de France', is staging a resounding comeback to once again steer ...
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“At Salah’s”, the Roubaix café is still behind the barricades

Par | 11 juin 2013

WHAT WILL BECOME OF IT? "At Salah's". A café that caused quite a "stir" two years ago. Located slap bang in the middle of a zone earmarked for demolition, its owner stubbornly refuses to part. Today, Salah Oujdane still hasn't ...
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When regional cuisine loses its Northern star(s)

When regional cuisine loses its Northern star(s)

Par | 04 juin 2013

Article initially published on Atabula TRANSLATED BY SAFETEX INVESTIGATION.Scandinavian cuisine is hype.Belgium cuisine is fun.But the North of France is a (g)astronomic wasteland.Not a single Michelin star in Lille, and only a dozen or so scattered around the Nord-Pas-de-Calais, although the ...
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Along our vanished borders (10/20): 24 hours at Saugeais, the zany border republic

Along our vanished borders (10/20): 24 hours at Saugeais, the zany border republic

Par | 27 mai 2013

One of the rare appointments made during our voyage along our vanished borders. 'Cos we didn't want to miss out on this. A strange border republic survives at the French-Swiss border. Almost independent. Its name? The Republic of Saugeais. A ...
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A few arguments for skeptics to get to know Dunkirk 2013 (according to press reviews)

A few arguments for skeptics to get to know Dunkirk 2013 (according to press reviews)

Par | 20 mai 2013

After Valenciennes and Béthune, it's now the turn of a new city to become the regional capital of culture for 2013. Dunkirk all the way from the 06 April until the 28 December. Great, but many people have never heard ...
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Residence Tax (Taxe d’habitation): Are the rates applied in your area one of the highest in Nord-Pas-de-Calais (maps and computer graphics)?

Par | 15 mai 2013

It's part of the tax burden that hits almost every French property. Each year, the owner or tenant has to pay their residence tax. A tax used by the authorities to pay for government equipment and services. But how is ...
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What is most important? What our politicians inherit… or what we hope to inherit from them?

Par | 03 mai 2013

Your attention please, current news spiced up by DailyNord. Thanks to the Cahuzac affair, the Republic's powers-that-be have been forced to publicly publish their 'patrimony'. Frédéric Cuvillier's Moroccan style Marrakech mansion or the Prime Minister's conked out camping-car: is it ...
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