French minister for Transports and Maritime Economy Frederic... News PhotoCeremony,Cross Section,Economy,Finance,France,French Culture,Frédéric Cuvillier,Government Minister,Horizontal,Loire Valley,Opening Event,Standing,Transportation,ValleyPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench minister for Transports and Maritime Economy Frederic Cuvillier(C) and President of Vinci Motorways Pierre Copey stand on January 19, 2013 during the inauguration ceremony for the openning of the first section of the A89 tollway, in Balbigny, France's Loire valley. The new route is the first transversal highway across France and links Bordeaux to Lyon. AFP PHOTO PHILIPPE MERLE (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE MERLE/AFP/Getty Images)