FCC Press Conference with Laurent FABIUS
Speaker: Laurent FABIUS
Foreign Minister & Former Prime Minister, France
Mr. FABIUS will give a press conference following his visit to China to include the following issues: Hong Kong’s key role, situation of the euro zone, measures taken in France to help attract investors etc.
Mr. Laurent FABIUS is the Former Prime Minister of France. He became Deputy for Seine-Maritime in 1978, and has been continually re-elected ever since. His positions in public office include:
Budget Minister (1981 – 1983);
Minister of Industry and Research (1983 – 1984);
Prime Minister (1984 -1986);
Minister for the Economy, Finance and Industry (2000 – 2002);
President of the National Assembly (1988 – 1992 / 1997 – 2000);
Minister of Foreign Affairs;
The author of six books, Mr. FABIUS is a specialist in economic and financial issues, European affairs, international relations as well as paintings and sculpture. His most recent book: Le Cabinet des Douze – Regards sur des tableaux qui font la France, Editions Gallimard (2010) is winner of the Prix Montaigne award.