The French Parliament wants to ban short domestic flights that can be replaced by trains

The French National Assembly approved a ban on domestic flights on Sunday night at first reading, which can be replaced by a train journey of less than two and a half hours. The law would affect in particular the connections between Paris and Nantes, Lyon and Bordeaux. Exceptions would be flights connected by another connection. … Read more

The French Parliament plans to cancel short domestic flights that can be replaced by trains. He wants to protect the climate Transport

Paris The French National Assembly approved a ban on domestic flights on Sunday night at first reading, which can be replaced by a train journey of less than two and a half hours. The law would affect in particular the connections between Paris and Nantes, Lyon and Bordeaux. Exceptions would be flights connected by another … Read more

French winegrowers take stock after frost: ‘thousands of hectares lost’

Farmers in several French wine regions, from Bordeaux to Champagne, are concerned about their grape harvest after several nights of exceptional frost. The French government has labeled the frost period as an agricultural disaster and is preparing an emergency aid package. In some wine regions the temperature dropped to a record low on the nights … Read more

The French Valneva prepares for its IPO in the United States

VALNEVA PREPARES FOR ITS STOCK MARKET ENTRY IN THE UNITED STATES PARIS (Reuters) – French biotech specializing in vaccines Valneva announced on Saturday that it has filed a registration document (Form F-1) with the US Securities and Exchange Commission for its initial public offering in the United States . The company said in a statement … Read more

French Coast Guard removes 84 migrants from boats in the Channel

The French Coast Guard rescued 84 migrants on the Channel bound for Great Britain. According to the maritime services, it concerns several boats with persons on board, including eight children and three babies. A dinghy, with 11 migrants on board, ran into problems early this morning off the French coastal town of Le Touquet. Not … Read more

The brilliant trick to keeping your French fries hot all the way home

Food and gastronomy Here is the procedure for enjoying hot and crispy fries. In this period of confinement, going to a restaurant has become impossible, so many of us order and take our meals. And as a Belgian, fries are undoubtedly one of the most popular dishes. Only, very often we taste them warm and … Read more

Macron abolishes a prestigious school for officials, a symbol of French elitism

“To open prestigious administrative schools to children of humble circumstances so that no child will say they are not for him.” Such a task was set by the French Prime Minister Emmanuel Macron during his February visit to Nantes in western France. He mentioned that the “social lift” is worse in the country than it … Read more

French judges in Lebanon from May 17

A delegation of French magistrates and investigators will go to Beirut on May 17, to hear for the first time Carlos Ghosn, the former CEO of Renault-Nissan, in the two investigations which target him and which are being investigated. in France, AFP learned on Friday from corroborating sources. On the menu of questions: two parties … Read more