Tag Archives | Boris Bouillon

France's Ambassador to Iraq Transferred to Tunisia

Following a successful and high-profile stint as France's Ambassador to Baghdad, Boris Boillon is being transferred to Tunisia. The Algerian-born Boillon has been very active in promoting the business and cultural relationship between France and Iraq, and Iraq Business News has recently reported on France's many successes in the country. At 41, Boillon is France's […]

France to Open Consulate in Anbar

The French ambassador to Baghdad, Boris Bouillon (pictured), has met the governor of Anbar and the chairman of its council to discuss ways of enhancing trade and investment in the region, expressing France’s willingness to open a consulate in the province. The French ambassador, heading a delegation of French businessmen, described his visit to Anbar […]

France Pushes to Remove Iraq from Chapter VII

The French Ambassador to Baghdad, Boris Bouillon, said on Tuesday that he wants to remove Iraq from UN Chapter VII, despite the difficulties they face, pointing at the same time the desire of French companies to enter the Iraqi market. In an interview with Alsumaria News, the Ambassador said, “France has a strategic vision towards […]

France Opens Research Institute at Erbil's Citadel

Prime Minister Barham Salih [Barham Saleh] and France’s Ambassador to Iraq today opened a French centre for research inside Erbil Citadel, the world’s oldest continuously inhabited settlement. As well as launching the Iraq office of l’Institut Francais du Proche-Orient (IFPO - the French Institute for the Near East), Prime Minister Salih and Ambassador Boris Bouillon […]