Year Introduced: 1997
Companies starting up or creating jobs in disadvantaged neighbourhoods of 10,000 or more inhabitants (ZFU-TE areas) benefit from temporary exemptions from taxes on profit. The exemption is total (100…
Year Introduced: 1998
The problem: Engineers, data scientists and other talented individuals are in high demand from large and well-resourced corporations. Oftentimes, startups are unable to compete for this…
Year Introduced: 2020
The French government decided to offer refinancing and liquidity measures worth $4.3 billion (€4 billion) in total.
1. Financing bridges between two fund-raising rounds:
Startups that were in the…
Year Introduced: 2016
DataCity is an open innovation programme aimed at solving urban problems in the city by using data-intensive startups.
It aims at procuring from startups (which will be working with all the other…
Year Introduced: 2017
Station F launched in 2017 as the world largest startup campus. This initiative, as well as other similar ones (e.g. Factory Berlin or Google Campuses) offer a space where ideas and knowledge can be…
Year Introduced: 2015
Option startup is a program in the city of Paris that aims to incentivise high school students to the possibility of the startup world.
Option Startup is a two-day programme launched in 2015 by the…