Frédéric Mitterrand, Minister of Culture and Communication, is following with the utmost attention the process of resumption of La Tribune, which has been underway for a few weeks, and hopes that it will help preserve jobs, and to defend pluralism and the quality of economic information.

Frédéric Mitterrand, Minister of Culture and Communication, recalls the decisive role of La Tribune in the French economic and financial press supported by an expertise recognized by all economic and financial circles. It therefore follows with the greatest attention the recovery procedure initiated following the call for tenders launched on 25 November.

A title that claims nearly a million and a half readers and Internet users each week deserves the greatest attention from the public authorities, the buyers who have already come forward and those who should possibly do so by 6 January, closing date of the new call for tenders announced this week. The Ministry of Culture and Communication will ensure to bring its expertise to the teams of La Tribune and potential buyers.

Frédéric Mitterrand shares the emotion of journalists, technical, commercial and administrative staff in the current situation. He praises their work which has helped to redress the situation of the title over the past two years.