French News.Friday.29.07.2016

Nice Airport-A Franco-Italian consortium has won the bidding process for the partial sale of Nice Airport. The Azzura Consortium has paid 1.222 billion euros for the 62 percent stake in the airport put up for sale by the French government.The State says that the offer represented the best plan for … Read more

French News.Thursday.28.07.2016

Var fire risk-3 forest area in the Var have been placed under major alert for fires. The Monts Toulonnais,Massif des Maures and the Hyeres Islands areas have been closed to the public owing to extremely dry conditions coupled with a brisk westerly wind. Authorities remind the public that smoking,barbeques and … Read more

The Best of the Riviera

Every week, 106.5 Riviera Radio reports on places to go, weekend ideas, sports and cultural events and also the best services to get on the Riviera. Jasminade in Grasse, Louis Julian & son, Majestic Villa Services & Happy Times are the topics of this week’s Best of the Riviera.     … Read more

French News.Wednesday.27.07.2016

More arrests-Two more people have been arrested and taken into custody in connection with the Bastille Day terrorist attack in Nice. Police say that the two were arrested in an area near the train station in Nice and investigators are trying to establish whether they offered logistical support to Mohamed … Read more

French News.Tuesday.26.07.2016

Dispute-The row between the Interior Ministry and the city of Nice over security before the Bastille Day attacks is growing with claim and counter-claim. On Sunday,the Interior Minister Bernard Caseneuve announced that he was suing a municipal police officer from Nice for defamation after she claimed that she had been … Read more

French News.Monday.25.07.2016

Legal action-The French Interior Minister is suing a municipal police officer from Nice who claims that she was pressed to falsify a report on the security presence in the city before the Promenade des Anglais massacre. Sandra Bertin was on duty in the CCTV control room on the night of … Read more