Changes in July

Changes in July - Every 1st of the month changes are introduced in France and today July 1st the following changes have been reported with a decrease in gas tariffs by 6.8, % changes to unemployment benefits with an increase of 0.7% an increase in paternity leave for fathers of newborns hospitalised for special care and bank charges will be limited to 20 euros per month for those in financial difficulty who have subscribed to a specific offer.

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Emergency plan for health service in France

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has this morning unveiled an “emergency plan” for the country’s health sector after eight months of protests fr... Emergency plan for health service in France Read More

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Police in Menton crack down on abandoned vehicles

The municipal police in Menton have removed vehicles in several neighbourhood’s. Police in Menton crack down on abandoned vehicles Read More

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Bridges in the region

After the collapse of a suspension bridge near Toulouse, in which two people died. Local authorities have investigated the state of engineering struct... Bridges in the region Read More

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French and Riviera News Wednesday 20 November 2019

Students at a high school in Hyères in the Var have demonstrated against reforms to education introduced by the French government. ... French and Riviera News Wednesday 20 November 2019 Read More

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Evening Update Tuesday 19 November

The Court of Appeal in Lyon has confirmed the sentences of a retired couple from Mouans-Sartoux who were in possession of 271 works by Pablo Picasso.... Evening Update Tuesday 19 November Read More

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