It is official, this Thursday January 14, 2021 Prime Minister Jean Castex announced during a press brief curfew was pulled forward and to start from 6 p.m. in France. An announcement that is no surprise during this critical week. At the same time as the vaccine campaign, the government must face a new fight against variants spreading in France.
English Covid variant: Île-de-France more and more infected
Île-de-France is now officially infected by the English Covid-19 variant: more and more suspicious cases have been identified in the region, worrying the local authorities.
British Covid variant: reinforced controls in France and at the borders
The British variant - as well as the South-African variant - called VOC-2020 has health authorities very worried. More contagious for adults and children, it is now tracked in France, Olivier Véran said this Thursday January 14, at a press brief. Additional measures are made to prevent these variants from spreading.
French people will have to comply with his early curfew starting Saturday January 16, 2021 for at least two weeks. Earlier this week, health professionals sounded the alarm in Île-de-France. Regretting the always-growing incidence rate and an occupancy rate in ICU that struggles to decrease, they called for more measures to curb the spread of coronavirus.
Coronavirus Paris – Île-de-France: how many people are vaccinated in the area?
In Île-de-France, the coronavirus epidemic is heading towards a third wave as the vaccine campaign still goes on. How many French have been vaccinated in the Paris area so far? Keep reading to find out more.
Covid: incidence rate map by departments in Paris and Île-de-France Thursday January 21, 2021
In France, the second epidemic wave keeps on spreading in many areas. Curfew has been brought forward to 6 p.m. since January 16, 2021 instead of 8 p.m. Health authorities have set the incidence rate per department as a determining criterion to know if measures should be made harder or easier. To make Île-de-France inhabitants’ life easier, here is the incidence rate map by departments in Paris and Île-de-France as of Thursday January 21, 2021, based on data shared by CovidTracker and Data.gouv.
Covid: nationwide curfew from 6 p.m., what you need to know
This is official, starting Saturday January 16, 2021 curfew from 6 p.m. is to be implemented in mainland France. What are the rules of this nationwide measure? Here is what is allowed and what is not.
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