Changes from November 1st

Changes from November 1st - As of every 1st of the month changes will be introduced in France. From Friday 1st November there will be a drop in housing tax affecting 80% of French people, there will also be an increase in the adult disability allowance, those with a modest income will be able to benefit from a complementary universal health cover as well as reforms to unemployment benefits. Pensions are to be reevaluated, custom officers will benefit from a pay increase and all schools are to introduce at least one vegetarian meal a week. Finally as with every winter landlords will not be able to evict tenants during the winter months from November 1st to March 31st 2020.

 

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Evening Update Friday 3 April 2020

The mayor of Cannes, David Lisnard, has announced that laser thermometers will be installed at the entrance of certain businesses and public places... Evening Update Friday 3 April 2020 Read More

03/04/2020

Lunchtime News Friday 3rd April 2020

The prefecture of the Alpes-Maritimes has prohibited walks and sporting activities in the port of Nice. Access to beaches, forests, rivers and the ent... Lunchtime News Friday 3rd April 2020 Read More

03/04/2020

French and Riviera News Friday 3rd April 2020

Four people carrying the Covid-19 died in hospital on Thursday in the Var and the Alpes-Maritimes, according to data provided by the ARS. Since the st... French and Riviera News Friday 3rd April 2020 Read More

02/04/2020

Evening Update Thursday 2 April 2020

Interior Minister Christophe Castaner has said in an interview today that a digital travel certificate will be available on smartphones as from this c... Evening Update Thursday 2 April 2020 Read More

02/04/2020