French Riviera local news

French Riviera local news | From 12 to 18/04

Lunchtime News Friday 16th April 2021

Gabriel Attal, the French government spokesman, has this morning announced that the dates for the reopening of schools in France will be maintained. Lunchtime News Friday 16th April 2021 Read More

16/04/2021

French and Riviera News Friday 16th April 2021

The official death toll from Covid has exceeded 100,000 in France, with a further 300 dying in the last 24 hours according to figures released on Thursday April 15th. French and Riviera News Friday 16th April 2021 Read More

16/04/2021

Evening Update Thursday 15 April 2021

In changes to health measures announced by the Monaco government today, restaurants will be able to open in the evenings until 9.30pm and vaccination is being opened to those aged 45 to 54. Evening Update Thursday 15 April 2021 Read More

15/04/2021

Lunchtime News Thursday 15th April 2021

The Mayor of Nice Christian Estrosi is meeting with the French Prime Minister Jean Castex at Matignon today, to sign a recovery agreement for ... Lunchtime News Thursday 15th April 2021 Read More

15/04/2021

French and Riviera News Thursday 15th April 2021

French government spokesman Gabriel Attal has promised a "tribute" to the victims of Covid as France reaches nearly 100,000 deaths from the virus. French and Riviera News Thursday 15th April 2021 Read More

15/04/2021

Evening Update Wednesday 14 April 2021

A French government spokesperson has said that "the signals are encouraging" regarding the epedemic but it is still to early to see the effectiveness of measures at a national level Evening Update Wednesday 14 April 2021 Read More

14/04/2021

Lunchtime News Wednesday 14th April 2021

Clément Beaune, Secretary of State for European Affairs in France, has announced this morning on French television that solutions are currently being looked at in order to repatriate French nationals from Brazil following the suspension of flights due to the health situation. Lunchtime News Wednesday 14th April 2021 Read More

14/04/2021

French and Riviera News Wednesday 14th April 2021

French President Emmanuel Macron is to chair a meeting on Thursday April 15th at 6pm at the Elysee Palace to discuss the protocols for the gradual reopening of establishments, closed due to the health crisis. French and Riviera News Wednesday 14th April 2021 Read More

14/04/2021

Evening Update Tuesday 13 April 2021

Johnson & Johnson has decided to delay the rollout of its Covid-19 vaccine in Europe. In a statement the company said it was "aware of an extremely rare disorder involving people with blood clots in combination with low platelets in a small number of individuals" who have received its vaccine. Evening Update Tuesday 13 April 2021 Read More

13/04/2021

Lunchtime News Tuesday 13th April 2021

France’s Prime Minister Jean Castex will this afternoon suggest to the National Assembly a slight postponement of regional elections. Lunchtime News Tuesday 13th April 2021 Read More

13/04/2021

French and Riviera News Tuesday 13th April 2021

8.336 new cases of Covid have been identified in France in the last 24 hours. There have been 2,172 new admissions to hospital with 31,262 people currently hospitalised. French and Riviera News Tuesday 13th April 2021 Read More

13/04/2021

Evening Update Monday 12 April 2021

People aged 55 and over, regardless of their state of health, can be vaccinated in French pharmacies or at doctors with the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson vaccines as from today, according to French health minister Olivier Veran. Evening Update Monday 12 April 2021 Read More

12/04/2021

Lunchtime News Monday 12th April 2021

The chairman of the Vaccine Strategy Council in France, Professor Alain Fischer, has said in an interview that more than 90% of adults would need to be vaccinated in France for a complete lifting of restrictions in September. Lunchtime News Monday 12th April 2021 Read More

12/04/2021

French and Riviera News Monday 12th April 2021

From today Monday 12th April, AstraZeneca and the Johnson and Johnson vaccination against Covid will be made available to all people in France over 55. France’s Health Minister Olivier Veran made the announcement on Sunday in the Journal du Dimanche. French and Riviera News Monday 12th April 2021 Read More

12/04/2021