• Inauguration of the new premices of the Chancellery

    19 July 2017

    Inauguration of the new premices of the Chancellery

    The premices of the next diplomatic chancellery have been inaugurated on July 14 by The Most Honourable Andrew Holness, Prime Minister of Jamaica, Mrs. Kamina Johnson-Smith, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade and Jean-Michel Despax, French Ambassador in Jamaica.
    The new offices, designed by architect Leighton Hamilton have been integrated to the French Residence. The Embassy’s (...)


    • France makes Rugby World Cup hosting bid

      28 July 2017

      France makes Rugby World Cup hosting bid

      Drawing on the experiences of the 2007 Rugby World Cup and the recent success of the UEFA Euro 2016 and the 2017 Handball World Championship, on Feburary 9 2017 France officially launched its proposal to host the Rugby World (...)

    • Bastille Day Celebrations

      20 July 2017

      Bastille Day Celebrations

      On the occasion of Bastille Day, French Ambassador Jean-Michel Despax and his wife Mrs. Line Despax welcomed Jamaican authorities, personalities from the business and arts sector, members of the diplomatic corps as well as (...)

    • Paris celebrates Olympic Day

      29 June 2017

      Paris celebrates Olympic Day

      On 23 and 24 June 2017, central Paris was transformed into a giant sports arena to celebrate Olympic Day, providing a full-scale preview of what a 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris would have in store.
      Olympic Day (...)