Presentation of the Legion of Honour to Gilles Remy by Thierry Mariani, Secretary of State for Transport.

The presentation ceremony of the title of Knight of the Legion of Honour took place on 12 May at L’Hôtel de Roquelaure (headquarters of the Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development, Transport and Housing) with two hundred guests in attendance. The Minister recalled the career and role of Gilles Remy in the development of economic relations among France, Russia and Central Asia. He highlighted the confidence of the French authorities in the quality of his expertise and the contribution of his activities, and those of his company CIFAL, in French success with exporting to these zones of strategic importance to France.