Cross-border jobs fair at Calais Frethun
Kent businesses are being urged to attend the third Cross-border
Jobs Fair next month.
Organisers say the fair, at Calais Frethun, gives UK, Belgian
and French business chiefs the opportunity to expand and strengthen
Employment and cross-border trade will be high on the
Delegates will also be able to hear about the experiences of
employees who have taken a job or an internship abroad.
The fair is expected to attract considerable media coverage from
newspapers, TV and radio.
One of the sponsors, Eurotunnel, is offering free shuttle
travel, plus lunch for two, to companies which book a stand.
The jobs fair booking fee is £200, but there is a special
Other sponsors include: the City of Frethun, Bank Credit
Agricole, the Opal Coast Chamber of Commerce and the Regional
Council of Nord Pas de Calas.
Proposals to put a tourist attraction in a former colliery are a step closer after receiving money from a government pot supporting coastal towns.
A management group is calling on traders to put their money behind a project to improve the standard of the city centre.
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