France is a modern European state. France became Europe's dominant cultural, political, and military power. France has been o global centre for culture, significant arts and science. French citizens enjoy a high standard of living.
France is one of only three countries to have both Atlantic and Mediterranean coastlines. The European territory of France covers 551,500 square kilometres. France possesses a wide variety of landscapes, from coastal plains in the north and west to mountain ranges of the Alps in the southeast.
France has a extensive mixed economy that combines extensive private companies. France has an important aerospace industry led by the European consortium Airbus, and has its own national spaceport, the Centre Spatial Guyanais. France is part of the European single market which represents more than 500 million consumers. Agriculture is an important sector of France's economy. France is among the leading industrial economies in the automotive, aerospace, and railways sectors, as well as in cosmetics, luxury goods, insurance, pharmaceuticals, telecoms, power generation, defence, agriculture and hospitality.
France CNRS institute mainly focus to develop scientific information, participate in tha national and international scientific climate and also about ecology and environment etc. Numerous Infectious Diseases Journals are published from France with good reputation. The list of Infectious Diseases Journals include International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Journal de Mycologie Medicale etc. The National Center for Scientific Research, or CNRS, is a public organization under the responsibility of the French Ministry of Education and Research is a leading institute in France.