Economic diplomacy – M. Laurent Fabius met with M. Brian Chesky, Founder and CEO of AirBnB (Paris, 15 June 2015) [fr]
On Monday 15 June, M. Laurent Fabius met with M. Brian Chesky, Founder and CEO of AirBnB.
They mentioned the evolutions of tourism, a sector that is about to become, according to Brian Chesky, one of the first economic sectors at the global scale. The CEO of AirBnB emphasized the fact that France is the preferred touristic destination by AirBnB travelers – among which 4 million have been staying in France since the creation of the service in 2008.
M. Laurent Fabius saluted the dynamism of AirBnB in France and reminded French efforts to reach the objective of welcoming 100million of tourists.
Finally, he invited AirBnB to continue the ongoing discussions on a partnership with the Ministry for the Cop21.