Coronavirus

Coronavirus - As the death toll of the coronavirus epidemic is increasing in China. Chinese health authorities reported on Wednesday January 29, 132 dead and 5,974 confirmed cases of contamination across the country British Airways has announced an immediate suspension of all flights to mainland China following orders from the UK to avoid traveling to the country. 

 The number of cases  continues to grow. More than 9,000 suspected cases of contamination are also under investigation.

France is preparing a first repatriation. A French plane will land on Thursday in Wuhan, home of the epidemic, to bring the first French nationals home according to Minister of Health Agnès Buzyn. These people will be subject to a quarantine of 14 days upon their return.

 

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Evening Update Wednesday 19 February 2020

There’s been a sharp increase in deaths and injuries on the roads of mainland France in January Evening Update Wednesday 19 February 2020 Read More

19/02/2020

Raising money for children

Places are still available for the “grand lotto” organized by the “Adrien association” which will take place on Saturday 22nd February, from 8 p.m., a... Raising money for children Read More

19/02/2020

French and Riviera News Wednesday 19th February 2020

As part of public security in Cannes the city council has announced plans to train more than 1,000 local police officers to fight Islamist radicalisat... French and Riviera News Wednesday 19th February 2020 Read More

19/02/2020

Evening Update Tuesday 18 February 2020

Train services along the coast are severely disrupted early this evening because of an incident at Nice Saint-Augustin railway station... Evening Update Tuesday 18 February 2020 Read More

18/02/2020

Coronavirus

France’s new health minister, Olivier Veran has said that there is a "credible risk" the coronavirus outbreak could turn unto a pandemic, as the World... Coronavirus Read More

18/02/2020