Fuel tax

Fuel tax - Following a meeting with MP’s this morning the French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe plans to suspend the rise on fuel tax.  Abolishing the rise on fuel tax has been one of the main demands of the “Yellow Vest” movement which has led to violent protesting across France over the past two weeks.  French media has said that changes to other measures, especially on purchasing power will also be announced.

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Evening Update Tuesday 24 November 2020

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Lunchtime News Tuesday 24th November 2020

French President Emmanuel Macron has this morning attended a defense council with the Minister of Health, Olivier Veran ahead of his eagerly awaited s... Lunchtime News Tuesday 24th November 2020 Read More

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Traffic bulletin

The Paillon tunnel east of Nice has been closed this morning Tuesday 24th November leading to traffic being disrupted in the area, especially around t... Traffic bulletin Read More

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