Government reforms to unemployment benefit

Government reforms to unemployment benefit - As the French government tackles short-term work contracts and compensation for employee’s reforms are planned to be introduced this summer. New rules will be applicable concerning the calculation of unemployment benefits, which were announced on Tuesday by Prime Minister Philippe Edouard. Figures published have shown that the current system shows that half of beneficiaries receive less than 860 euros net per month. 45% are between 860 and 1 810 euros and only 5% of beneficiaries receive more than 1 810 euros net each month with the limit standing at 6,615 euros net monthly which concerns 0.05% of beneficiaries.

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Evening Update Monday 18 November

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Prisoners found dead in cell

A 61-year-old man, who had been detained on Saturday in connection with an investigation into sexual assault, has been found hanged in his cell at the... Prisoners found dead in cell Read More

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His Serene Highness Prince Albert of Monaco

In an recent interview to mark Monaco’s National Day on Tuesday 19th November, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II Monaco has spoken of his memory of... His Serene Highness Prince Albert of Monaco Read More

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National Day of Monaco

Ahead of tomorrow’s “La Fete du Prince” or the National Day of Monaco, also known as The Sovereign Prince’s Day His Serene Highness Prince Albert of M... National Day of Monaco Read More

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Report on consumption of antibiotics in France

According to a report published today the consumption of antibiotics in France is stable and even decreasing but still remains too high. ... Report on consumption of antibiotics in France Read More

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