Monday Sept 24th
The 2019 budget will be presented in the Council of Ministers on Monday. French President Emmanuel Macron has already announced that it will see a tax cut of €6 billion for French households.
Fashion week is set to start in Paris, showcasing designs for spring/summer 2019.
Tuesday Sept 25th
Macron heads to New York for the United Nations General Assembly, with international trade and an attempt to rescue the Iranian nuclear deal both on the agenda. The French president will separately meet his US and Iranian counterparts, Donald Trump and Hassan Rouhani, during the trip.
France's national ethics committee is set to deliver its view on extending “medically assisted procreation” (known as “PMA” in France) to lesbian couples and single women.
Wednesday Sept 26th
During his trip to New York, Macron will come together with several heads of State and business leaders who took part in the One Planet Summit in December 2017 to bolster collaboration for ongoing multilateral climate action.
French MPs are set to vote on a bill to combat fraud.
Arnold Schwarzenegger and French President Emmanuel Macron after the One Planet Summit in December 2017. Photo: AFP
British Film Festival, Dinard, September 26th – 30th