Government reshuffle

French politics - French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will today announce  a new government. The reshuffle comes a week after the resignation of  the Minister of the Interior Gérard Collomb. Collomb announced his decision to leave the government and run for the Mayor of Lyon after several disagreements on immigration and the Benalla case.

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Evening Update Friday 22 March

Demonstrations have been banned in certain areas of Nice Evening Update Friday 22 March Read More

22/03/2019

Brexit

According to reports French President Emmanuel Macron, told fellow EU leaders during the EU27 discussion that he thought May had only a 10% chance of... Brexit Read More

22/03/2019

Security ahead of demonstration ban

French media has reported that some soldiers in the French army, which will be present as part of a security measure across France as the Yellow Vest ... Security ahead of demonstration ban Read More

22/03/2019

French and Riviera News Friday 22nd March 2019

Following the decision to ban demonstrations in Nice this weekend the Prefecture has announced that the areas concerned are the city centre, the Prome... French and Riviera News Friday 22nd March 2019 Read More

22/03/2019

Evening Update Thursday 21 March

The French Minister of the Economy Bruno Le Maire has given details of the cost of the yellow vest protests so far... Evening Update Thursday 21 March Read More

21/03/2019