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Meteo France have a Yellow warning in operation for high winds in the Var from 8am to at least 4pm tomorrow, Saturday. The departments of Pyrénées-Orientales, Haute-Corse and Corse-du-Sud have been placed under a Meteo France Orange warning for heavy rain, flooding and storms Read More
Governments in Europe are at odds over a Europe-wide plan to ban ski holidays over Christmas and New year, with Germany, Italy and France in favour but Austria and Switzerland reluctant to damage a sector worth billions to their economies. Read More
In its global restructuring IBM is expected to cut 10,000 jobs in Europe. At a meeting on November 20th IBM France announced numbers which remain to be confirmed with between 1,180 to 1,385 positions set to disappear including 100 to 150 in the Alpes Maritimes region. Unions say that they hope the departures will be on a voluntary basis. Read More
The president of the Alpes-Maritimes department has said that “authorities will fight to open the region’s ski resorts at Christmas”. Read More
France’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire has announced that the new business support system, which makes is possible to compensate up to 20% of turnover for businesses which have remain closed due to Covid-19 will cost the State 1.6 billion euros per month. Read More
French President Emmanuel Macron has given a much-awaited televised speech on Tuesday evening defining the current “health situation” in France and the “next three phases in easing lockdown”. Read More
14 people have been arrested in Marseille and half a million euros seized following a yearlong investigation into a drug trafficking network. Nine kilos of drugs and four firearms were also found by police who had been investigation the gang working out of the northern districts of the city. Read More