Strike - Strike action has been announced for next Thursday 22nd March. Transport across France is expected to be affected as Paris transport unions have announced they will join forces with French rail workers. The strike notice filed by seven out of nine unions called for a walk-out at 9pm on Wednesday March 21st until 8am on Friday March 23rd. The strike is in protest against the government's plan to end the special employment status given to French rail workers.
The mayor of Antibes Jean Leonetti has been appointed as vice–president of the Republican party. Read More