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It’s been announced that Jean-Christophe Gerard has become the CEO of Barclays Monaco. Jean-Christophe Gerard - who took the role of interim Head of Barclays Private Bank EMEA in April- now assumes an expanded role in Barclays Private Bank as Head of Private Bank Europe, Monaco and Switzerland and CEO of Barclays Monaco on a permanent basis. Read More
The body of a 60 year old man missing since the region was hit by torrential rain at the weekend has been found by police. Police discovered the body in the Meyronne river in the Var in the early hours of this morning after the bumper of his car was recovered Read More
Police have launched an appeal following the disappearance of Audrey Ria from Antibes. The 32-year-old woman was hospitalized on the 18th October following a road accident in Marseille. Read More
The Principality of Monaco will use the technology provided by AWS to better serve its citizens and develop its economy. Read More
The body of a 77 year old man missing since Saturday in the Var during the weekend floods has been found. Read More
A 72-year-old German national living in Antibes has died after his vehicle plunged into the Var River on Tuesday morning. Read More
France has said that thirteen French soldiers have been killed in a helicopter crash during an operation against jihadists in Mali. This breaking news story is being updated. Read More
Police in the Alpes Maritimes have launched a missing person appeal following the disappearance of 82 year of Josephine Revelli. Read More
An orange weather alert remains in place in the Var following the “Mediterranean episode” at the weekend due to the risk of more flooding in the area. Read More
Radio France has announced strike action today against a drastic savings plan. For the first time, radio is committed to a voluntary departure plan with 299 posts out of 4,600 being removed. The unions have called for strike action in protest against the drastic plan of savings imposed by the government. Read More
Following the violent storms on the Côte d'Azur this weekend which killed four people several questions have arisen on the frequency and violence of these storms. Global warming, experts have noted a shift in heavy rainfall, from mid-October to mid-December. Read More
The French government has announced plans to create 150 centers across France to fight against debt and poverty. The government will unveil today the list of the first "Budget Advice Points" which were promised by French President Emmanuel Macron in 2018, as part of the Poverty Plan. Read More