Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Bizarre new glove law for two-wheelers

Drivers and passengers of motorcycles and scooters on French roads must wear thick gloves from November 20 or risk being fined. According to a...

France paves way for highway upgrading

French motorways are going to be improved in a scheme costing a total of one billion euros, once regional authorities have been consulted and...

Weather Alert until Thursday 6 am

The Monaco Government has issued a storm warning from midnight on Wednesday until 6 am on Thursday, September 15. Météo-France has predicted an episode...

One man dead, four others injured on cruise ship in Marseille

One person has been killed and four others injured – two critically – after a lifeboat fell from the world’s biggest cruise liner, Harmony...

Tourism figures fall on Riviera but Monaco is “different”

Tourism figures for July and August for the PACA region show that the Bastille Day atrocity in Nice on July 14 has cost millions...

Prime Minister confirms France vulnerable

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Sunday that France remains a top target for Islamist terrorists. “The threat is at its maximum, as...

Former French Minister of Finance under fire

Christine Lagarde, the serving head of the IMF, is to face a special French court in December, accused of negligence in the Bernard Tapie...

Americans in Monaco remember 9/11

Some members of Monaco’s American community, along with friends of Swiss, French, British, Russian and Monegasques nationalities, gathered at the Yacht Club Sunday evening...