1st March

March 1st - As with the first of every month in France certain changes will come into effect today Tuesday March 1st, including an obligation to display the origin of meat served in restaurants and canteens for consumers. From March 15th 2021 restaurant vouchers will no longer be valid and employers have until March 31st to pay the exceptional purchasing power bonus known as the "Prime Macron". In 2021, 4 million French people benefited from it for an average amount of 500 euros.

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Evening Update Wednesday 18 May

Newly appointed French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne has been carrying out wide ranging consultations before deciding on her new cabinet... Evening Update Wednesday 18 May Read More

18/05/2022

Heatwave

As 34 degrees is expected in Toulouse, France is preparing to break new records for the month of May. Since the beginning of May, France has been stuc... Heatwave Read More

18/05/2022

French and Riviera News Wednesday 18th May 2022

The opening of the 75th edition of the Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday evening was marked by the video intervention of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Z... French and Riviera News Wednesday 18th May 2022 Read More

18/05/2022

Evening Update Tuesday 17 May 2022

Elisabeth Borne has been to the National Assembly on her first full day as French Prime Minister. She spoke at a meeting of LREM deputies this morning... Evening Update Tuesday 17 May 2022 Read More

17/05/2022

Man injured following accident with chainsaw

A man is in a serious condition after an accident with a chainsaw. The accident for which the exact circumstances remain unclear, occurred this mornin...  Man injured following accident with chainsaw Read More

17/05/2022