Poll

Poll - According to a poll carried out by Opinion Way published on Monday more than two-thirds of French say they want an institutional reform after the big national debate which has been launched today in response to the crisis of the "yellow vests" movement. The survey showed that 65% of the respondents are also waiting for a referendum with only 47% wanting to participate in the national debate which will last until mid-March. Respondents are pessimistic about the real impact of the debate on the movement of "yellow vests": 67% think it will not help the crisis.

The online survey was conducted from January 9 to 11, 2019 with a sample of 1,065 people representative of the French population aged 18 and over.

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Evening Update Wednesday 20 March

It’s been confirmed that Yellow Vest demonstrations will be banned in Nice this weekend, according to reports... Evening Update Wednesday 20 March Read More

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SNCF

The SNCF has today announced a new service which will make it possible for passengers to book and buy train tickets via Facebook Messenger. ... SNCF Read More

20/03/2019

Road safety

The Prefect of the Var has announced this morning that a report published shows that so far this year 21 people have been killed on the regions roads ... Road safety Read More

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French and Riviera News Wednesday 20th March 2019

Following the national call by the yellow vest movement to demonstrate in Nice at the weekend, marking Act 19 of demonstrations, the Mayor of Nice Chr... French and Riviera News Wednesday 20th March 2019 Read More

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Evening Update Tuesday 19 March

A large demonstration was held by unions in Nice this morning to protest at the level of pensions and wages and the lack of purchasing power. ... Evening Update Tuesday 19 March Read More

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