Changes in July

Changes in July - Every 1st of the month changes are introduced in France and today July 1st the following changes have been reported with a decrease in gas tariffs by 6.8, % changes to unemployment benefits with an increase of 0.7% an increase in paternity leave for fathers of newborns hospitalised for special care and bank charges will be limited to 20 euros per month for those in financial difficulty who have subscribed to a specific offer.

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Gas leak on port of Nice

A section of the port of Nice has been cordoned off due to a gas leak. The incident occurred this morning around 9.30 after the leak was detected on t... Gas leak on port of Nice Read More

18/10/2019

No trains

The train network the SNCF is disrupted in several regions across France today due to an “unexpected social movement ”with the Côte d’Azur region bein... No trains Read More

18/10/2019

French and Riviera News Friday 18th October 2019

The Mayor of Cannes David Lisnard has asked France’s Interior Minister Christophe Castaner for Mayors across France to be given more power pertaining ... French and Riviera News Friday 18th October 2019 Read More

18/10/2019

Evening Update 17 Oct

French President Emmanuel Macron has welcomed the proposed deal on Brexit. At a meeting of EU leaders he said he was .. ...... Evening Update 17 Oct Read More

17/10/2019

Jaques Chirac

Nice city council has voted this morning to rename the rue de la Cité du Parc" in old Nice "cours Jacques-Chirac" in memory of the former French Presi... Jaques Chirac Read More

17/10/2019