Coronavirus: Paris and île-de-France, latest news

Published by My B. · Photos by My B. · Published on 3 June 2020 at 08h20 · Updated on 3 June 2020 at 13h27
Discover the latest news regarding the coronavirus pandemic in Paris and Ile-de-France. This Wednesday June 3, 2020, Paris and the rest of France are enjoying their 24th day out since containment exit has started. Let's have an update on new measures, openings and news in the Paris region.

According to the latest reports of the Agence régionale de Santé, the number of deaths decreases. As of Tuesday June 2 in the Ile-de-France region7,119 deaths in total, including 20 deaths have been reported these past 24 hours (13 yesterday). There are currently 558 people in ICU (559 yesterday) and 6,367 people at the hospital. Patients in ICU are generally 59 years old.

  • Paris reports 919 people at the hospital, and 1,695 deaths (+1)
  • Seine-Saint-Denis reports 937 people at the hospital, and 948 deaths (+0).
  • Val-de-Marne reports 1,065 people at the hospital, and 1,138 deaths (+2).
  • Hauts-de-Seine reports 1,052 people at the hospital, and 1,029 deaths (+5).
  • Yvelines reports 571 people at the hospital, and 496 deaths (+1).
  • Val-d'Oise reports 542 people at the hospital, and 678 deaths (+1).
  • Essonne reports 643 people at the hospital, and 497 deaths (+0).
  • Seine-et-Marne reports 410 people at the hospital, and 640 deaths (+2).

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As phase 2 of France's containment exit plan is beginning, the government has announced Ile-de-France was orange. Why are Paris and Ile-de-France orange? What are the consequences for the inhabitants?

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Since May 11th, first day of the containment exit, the public transportation public in Paris and Ile-de-France has improved with 75% of the traffic working. Yet, State Secretary for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said in a press conference that about 62 metro stations were still closed. Here are the stations shut and the traffic forecast for Wednesday June 3, in Paris and Ile-de-France.

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World-famous plastic artist Christo has died on May 31, 2020 in New York at age 84. He leaves behind him many monumental creations. He would have presented a new wrapped work about the Arc de Triomphe in Paris in Fall 2021.

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This is spirit-liftig news... First floating urban center Fluctuart finally reopens this June 2, 2020. An art spot set near the Pont des Invalides which reopening has been made possible since the phase 2 of the containment exit has launched, as detailed by Edouard Philippe this May 28.

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In order to help restaurants, cafés and bars to resume works in the best health conditions possible, Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo considers giving entire streets for them, and for free, until September 30, 2020. Restaurants and cafés interested must sign up on Paris City hall website starting Sunday May 31 and sign a charter committing them to respect the public area and neighbors. Paris mayor is also considering temporary closure, between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. about twenty streets to keep them for café, bar and restaurant terraces.

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Paris Musée du Quai Branly - Jacques Chirac reopens from June 9, 2020. This is the occasion to discover temporary exhibitions that will enjoyed extra time.

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Displaying a fantastic Christian Louboutin exhibition reopens from June 16, 2020, at the Palais de la Porte Dorée. Moreover, the compelling exhibition enjoys more time and runs until January 4, 2021. - reopens and extra time"]

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Thoiry Zoo reopens from June 3, 2020 and for this new season, a "Zoo Clean N' Safe" charter is implemented. And new this year is the Terres des Gorilles - Gorillas' Land.

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This Thursday May 28, 2020 Edouard Philippe presented measures related to phase two of the containment exit plan. French people can go on summer vacation everywhere across France and even Europe on some conditions.

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Restaurants, cafés and bars will reopen from Tuesday June 2 in all departments, but with "temporary restrictions" in orange areas. So, in Paris and Île-d-eFrance, only terraces will be allowed to reopen. This is what Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said this Thursday May 28 as he was presenting the phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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In a press conference delivered by Edouard Philippe as for the phase 2 of the containment exit plan, Prime Minister announced that theaters and show venues were allowed to reopen in June, on 2nd or 22nd, depending on the area they are set. But some rooms took actions and are already programming to reopen in September.

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Paris Musée de la vie romantique is expected to reopen from June 16, 2020. This is the occasion to rediscover this charming place nestled in Paris 9th arrondissement.

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Now allowed to reopens, Galeries Lafayette have adapted to the health situation with the "Exclusive Live Shopping", an online and live video shopping service.

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According to a decree published this May 27th in the Journal Officiel, the French government has decided to ban the use of hydroxychloroquine to treat Covid-19.

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How will the Covid-19 map look like when Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will present it on May 28 when presenting on the second phase of containment exit? Will Paris and Île-de-France turn green? According to Ile-de-France Health Agency director Aurélien Rousseau, “there are reasons to be optimistic”. If some hospitals are still under pressure, he speaks about an “overall positive signal”.

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Nuit aux Invalides, or Night at the Invalides, is THE wonderful light and sound show in Paris this summer. As it was not certain the Nuit aux Invalides would take place in 2020, the organizer has confirmed the event will take place in July and until August 30, 2020. Be ready to enjoy 3,000 years of History of Paris on the indoor façade of the Invalides. We were there last year, enjoy our video of the show!

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As Printemps Haussmann was forced to remain closed despite containment exit, the Parisian department store has been authorized to reopen, starting Thursday May 28 at 11 a.m. The administrative court has suspended the police decree forbidding the reopening of Printemps Haussmann.

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Closed over the coronavirus pandemic, the Louvre reopens from July 6, 2020. A date that marks the return of the most famous museum in Paris.

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The Musée Bourdelle enabling us to discover the famous French sculptor’s works and studio is said to welcome visitors again from June 16, 2020.

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To face coronavirus and the economic crisis, Paris deputy mayor for Culture Christophe Girard has announced a few weeks ago that museums depending on the city will be allowed to partially open again mid-June regarding post-confinement health measures are upheld. What museums are concerned? We tell you everything!

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In Paris, Balzac's House is expected to be able to reopen on June 16, 2020. Recently renovated, it takes you into the private life of the famous French writer.

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Devoted to Asian arts, Paris Musée Cernuschi is said to welcome visitors again from June 16, 2020. The occasion to rediscover this cultural place recently renovated.

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Former undergound quarries laying under the capital, the Paris Catacombs are said to reopen by June 16th, 2020 with safety measures adapted to the health recommendations.

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Edouard Philippe has announced it on Thursday May 28, 2020: phase two of France's containment exit plan allows musuems and monuments to reopen eveyrwhere in France. Starting from June 2, 2020, we can go back to museums, but with a facemask on all along our visit.

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Restaurants, cafés and bars will reopen from Tuesday June 2 in all departments, but with "temporary restrictions" in orange areas. So, in Paris and Île-d-eFrance, only terraces will be allowed to reopen. This is what Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said this Thursday May 28 as he was presenting the phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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This Thursday May 28, 2020 the French government is presenting the second phase of the containment exit plan expected to start on June 2nd. This is the occasion to assess the situation in France since May 11th. We will also (finally) know when restaurants, bars, cafés, movie theaters, museums, show venues and other places of life French miss will reopen. We will also be given the new deconfinement map with the green and orange areas.

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Philippe Conticini reopens his Gâteaux d’Emotions store in Paris 16th arrondissement, in the Passy neighborhood. This is the chef's first "bakery" unveiling a wonderful range of viennoiseries in addition to the pastries we love.

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Center Parcs holding corporation Pierre et Vacances and Euro Disney join forces to create a Village Nature in Île-de-France, a few kilometers close to Disneyland Paris. Starting from June 12, 2020, we can go and relax in this green and environmentally friendly village. What can we do there and how does it work amid the coronavirus pandemic? We tell you everything.

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A decree released in the night from May 22 to 23 in the Journal Officiel now authorizes religious ceremonies to resume from now on, but in compliance with strict rules.

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The French Tennis Federation announces to postpone the French Open over the coronavirus epidemic. French Internationals - initially planned from May 18 to June 7, 2020 at the Porte d'Auteuil in PAris - will be played from September 20 to October 4, 2020.

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Pierre Hermé unveils a new ice cream range for summer 2020. Already available for delivery, they will come to stores from June 8, 2020. To be enjoyed to your heart's content.

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Disneyland Paris and Walt Disney Studio parks have been closed since mid-March because of the coronavirus epidemic. Yet, many Internet users have been wondering for two months “When will Disneyland Paris reopen?” Let’s have an update on what we know already.

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While the decree controlling the price for surgical masks for 95 cents is said to end on May 23rd, the government announces the extension of this control to July 10, 2020.

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The “Cézanne and the Italian Masters” exhibition running from February 27 2020 at Paris Musée Marmottan Monet will return from June 2 and extended to January 3, 2021 due to coronavirus. For the first time it returns on the very strong connection between Cézanne and the masterpieces by the greatest Italian masters. The occasion to discover Cézanne and his painting in a new light!

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The Ile-de-France is full of dense forests with numerous tree climbing adventures' facilities. Just like a true adventurer, you can go prove just how smooth and agile you are (worthy of a true monkey, I bet). Here is a list of the best tree-climbing adventures' facilities (aka "accrobranche") in the Ile-de-France region. Whether you have children or you be a true athlete, you are in for some fun! Most sites reopen on Thursday May 21, 2020

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Paris Atelier des Lumières reopens from May 26, 2020. The first digital art center is back with immersive exhibitions and new health instructions.

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Sunny days are back, and it is time to get some new clothes! Do, let’s enjoy Holy Thursday on May 21, 2020 to go shopping... Here is a guide of the shopping malls open on this public holiday.

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As the entire world is on lockdown because of coronavirus, Disney Parks, Disney parks’ global YouTube channel, offers a little piece of magic by inviting you to discover virtual versions of their main rides. The occasion to “have a ride” without leaving your couch.

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Starting Wednesday May 20, 2020, French coming from non-EU countries are invited to self-isolate. But this 2-week isolation will be based on volunteering. This is what Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian announced on May 19th on LCI.

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A decree released in the night from May 22 to 23 in the Journal Officiel now authorizes religious ceremonies to resume from now on, but in compliance with strict rules.

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Amid the fight against coronavirus, in a joint conference with Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron has said “an EU Health Task Force must become our priority”. European Union’s elusive that could come to life.

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Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel has just agreed on a 500-billion-euro recovery funds on a European level. A budget envelop that will reinforce and strengthen countries and will be devoted to sectors and regions in need. This “common initiative” has yet to be voted by the European Commission and the 27 EU countries.

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The fight against coronavirus is speeding up! American laboratory Moderna has announced “positive interim data” for the first phase of the clinical trial conducted on a small number of volunteers. A clinical trial with interesting results, causing an encouraging immune response for the rest.

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On International Museum Day on Monday May 18, 2020, UNESCO and ICOM gives an update on the situation of these cultural places amid the coronavirus epidemic. According to them, 13% of museums forced to close might not reopen ever again.

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Crazy Horse is coming to you to celebrate its 69th anniversary! The famous Parisian cabaret created in 1951 comes to your home on Tuesday May 19, 2020 with a glamorous marathon to attend live on social networks. On the occasion, Dita Von Teese and designer Chantal Thomass will be part of it.

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The 2020 edition of Rendez-vous aux Jardins or the European Garden Event in Paris and Ile-de-France during which over 2,000 gardeners will open the doors of parks and gardens for guided tours, exhibitions, workshops, and meetings has been postponed to 2021.

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The deconfinement’s assessment is said to be disclosed by the end of May, according to Health Minister Olivier Véran. First assessment, the number of hospitalizations keeps on decreasing and 25 new clusters have appeared in France.

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In a press conference delivered by Edouard Philippe as for the phase 2 of the containment exit plan, Prime Minister announced that theaters and show venues were allowed to reopen in June, on 2nd or 22nd, depending on the area they are set. But some rooms took actions and are already programming to reopen in September.

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In an interview with the JDD, State Secretary for Tourism Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne has announced wanting to reopen a “maximum of (touristic) places” by June 21st. A planning is expected to be delivered “around May 25th”.

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Finally! After a being on lockdown for a long time, the Saint-Ouen flea market is reopening this Saturday May 16th. Stallholders, second-hand goods dealers, tourists and passersby can roam around the aisles again and who knows, perhaps they will find some hidden treasure? Careful, for now, you cannot touch anything!

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The air quality monitoring organization in Ile de France Airparif confirms it: thanks to lockdown, the air quality trult improved in Ile-de-France.

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For several weeks, a connection has been made by dosctors between the coronavirus infection and the Kawasaki disease in children leading to heart failures. This Tuesday May 12th, the Health general management announced 125 Kawasaki cases have been reported in France these past few weeks. A genetic factor could explain the link between the two diseases.

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Are we living transition towards a different lifestyle? Mobility, consummation, tourism, here are how our habits could be changed over the coronavirus crisis.

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The first union trade for private doctors – the CSMF – has joined Anne Hidalgo’s request as for the reopening of parks and gardens in Paris. According to this group, as Parisians’ mental health is at stake.

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This Thursday May 28, 2020 Edouard Philippe presented measures related to phase two of the containment exit plan. French people can go on summer vacation everywhere across France and even Europe on some conditions.

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Restaurants, cafés and bars will reopen from Tuesday June 2 in all departments, but with "temporary restrictions" in orange areas. So, in Paris and Île-d-eFrance, only terraces will be allowed to reopen. This is what Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said this Thursday May 28 as he was presenting the phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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Now allowed to reopens, Galeries Lafayette have adapted to the health situation with the "Exclusive Live Shopping", an online and live video shopping service.

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In France, the fight against the coronavirus epidemic led to the creation of the Sl-DEP and Contact Covid tools in order to carry on health investigations to find contact cases. They will be implemented this Wednesday May 13, 2020 and the French Data Protection Authority, or CNIL, will control the files to make sure there is no abuse as on sensitive data.

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La Tour d’Argent is one of the most iconic restaurants in Paris. This starred restaurant turns the stoves back on and makes its cuisine available in delivery or Click & Collect while waiting for its official grand reopening.

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Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Drawing Now Art Fair, or the contemporary drawing fair, will finally be back from March 24 to 28, 2021 instead of March 25 to 29, 2020 at Paris Carreau du Temple for a 14th edition full of surprises and discoveries.

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Anne Hidalgo confirmed free cloth and washable facemasks will be given to each Parisian. Interviewed by LCI this May 5, Paris mayor says that these reusable masks will be available from May 11th in pharmacies. She said that "500,000 surgical msks will be avaialble this week given by arorndissement mayors to the most fragile people". Anne Hidalgo promised earlier in April that “two million cloth facemasks” will be “given” to Parisians in order to fight against the coronavirus epidemic.

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Back in April, the City of Paris released a press release announcing the use of non-potable water was suspended after traces of covid-19 in some sampling points have been found. Recent news say the virus has disappeared from the Paris non-potable water.

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To fight against coronavirus, laboratories are working even harder to find a vaccine and this is what may have discovered scientists from the University Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Where’s the research is at today? Let’s have a look on breakthrough and other promising discoveries.

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Pastry chef Cédric Grolet reopens his Opéra store with a click & collect service and on the occasion, he launches a new e-store. Novelties are also available on the menu!

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On the 2nd day of deconfinement, this Tuesday May 12th, the Sacred Heart parvis has been evacuated by the police. According to State Secretary for Transportation, Jean-Baptiste Djebbari, “it requires trust, pedagogy and control”.

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Because of the current health crisis, initially planned on August 29, 30 and September 1, 2020 at the Domaine National du Parc de Saint Cloud, Rock en Seine is cancelled and postponed to 2021. Rage Against the Machine were scheduled so were Run The Jewels.

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As containment exit is upon us, how are national monuments preparing to reopen? In an interview with the AFP, Centre des Monuments Nationaux president Philippe Bélaval gives an update on the reopening of the French heritage. Museums, monuments and other cultural venues, here are how they are getting ready to exit the crisis. Green light is given for June 2, 2020.

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As France is exiting containment, Anne Hidalgo announced this Tuesday May 12th she wanted facemasks to be mandatory in the streets of Paris. A declaration made on Twitter in order to secure Parisians and reopen parks and gardens.

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On this first deconfinement day, the Canal Saint Martin has been evacuated by the police at around 8 p.m. as dozens of Parisians gathered there.

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The health emergency officially extended up to July 10th, 2020 after the Senate and the National Assembly validated it this Saturday May 9th has just been validated, this Monday May 11th, by the Constitutional Council. Yet, some elements have been censored by the latter, suck as traking and isolating sick.

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It's official, with the end of confinement, this Monday May 11th, you can now enjoy the Seine riverbanks, the Esplanade des Invalides and the Champ-de-Mars pitches in Paris and all the way to the Bois de Vincennes and the Bois de Boulogne woods. Careful though, gatherings over 10 people remain banned!

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France has officially exited containment this May 11th, 2020. To be ready in case a second Covid-19 wave happens, Jean Castex – entrusted with deconfinement at the government – has proposed a re-containment plan. And prudence is required. The senior civil servant warns that "emergency re-containment should be anticipated" and implemented "if the number of positive cases per day was to double up in comparison with what it is today".

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Could Orly airport reopen for summer? According to Jean-Baptiste Djebbari, interviewed by RTL, reopning the airport on June 26th, 2020 could be possible if the health situation allow it.

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The SNCF is getting ready for a difficult containment exit starting from May 11th, 2020. Jean-Baptiste Djebbari and SNCF group CEO Christophe Fanichet presented the train company's deconfinement plan. Mandatory facemasks, filtering system and even details as for the inflow forecasted, everything has been thought up so that the passengers can travel the best way possible. Note that the SNCF says 50% of the TER and 60% of the Transilien trains will be working from Monday May 11th.

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The health emergency officially extended up to July 10th, 2020 after the Senate and the National Assembly validated it this Saturday May 9th has just been validated, this Monday May 11th, by the Constitutional Council. Yet, some elements have been censored by the latter, suck as traking and isolating sick.

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Île-de-France inhabitants will need an “employer’s certificate”, or “Attestion employeur” in French, to ride public transit at peak hours and go to work starting from May 11th. Ile-de-France region President has had this proposition listed in a charter signed this Wednesday with the State, the local authorities, employers, union trades and public transit operators and validated by the government. This certificate will be mandatory at peak hours between 6:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. and between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. upon penalization. The Police Prefecture confirmed tolerance will be shown until Tuesday May 12th.

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This Sunday May 10th, 2020 at 9 p.m., the city of Paris will thank Parisian volunteers and professionals who have been “mobilized throughout confinement” with portraits shows on the Eiffel Tower. This symbolical operation will air online and on social networks as confinement is still implemented!

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Because of the coronavirus epidemic, the 11th edition of Paris Games Week, or PGW, said to be back from October 23 to 27, 2020 has been cancelled by the organizers and announced in a releace. This big event was to be the occasion to try many games before anyone else, to meet influencers and professional players and to discover video-game training, to turn your passion into your calling!

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To face coronavirus and the economic crisis, Paris deputy mayor for Culture Christophe Girard has announced a few weeks ago that museums depending on the city will be allowed to partially open again mid-June regarding post-confinement health measures are upheld. What museums are concerned? We tell you everything!

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This Thursday May 7th Edouard Philippe presented the government’s deconfinement plan to French. Statements have been made as for people who tested positive for Covid-19? Discover the details of this protocol.

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EU inner borders and French borders will remain shut until June 15th, 2020, Edouard Philippe announced as he was presenting phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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Île-de-France inhabitants will need an “employer’s certificate”, or “Attestion employeur” in French, to ride public transit at peak hours and go to work starting from May 11th. Ile-de-France region President has had this proposition listed in a charter signed this Wednesday with the State, the local authorities, employers, union trades and public transit operators and validated by the government. This certificate will be mandatory at peak hours between 6:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. and between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. upon penalization. The Police Prefecture confirmed tolerance will be shown until Tuesday May 12th.

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A decree released in the night from May 22 to 23 in the Journal Officiel now authorizes religious ceremonies to resume from now on, but in compliance with strict rules.

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Since this past March 17th, the culture world is seriously hit by the health crisis. In order to support this sector and artists that keep it alive, on Wednesday May 6th, French President Emmanuel Macron met several culture players. Reopening museums and bookstores, rehearsals resuming, creation of a temporary compensation fund for shots cancelled and extension of temporary show business workers' rights to August 2021... Here's an update.

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As deconfinement is upon us, the Tunnel de l'Etoilet is said to reopen to welcome a bike lane under the Arc de Triomphe. This is a study launched to think about the underground spaces set underneath the Place de l’Etoile. The coronavirus epidemic and the necessity to increase the number of bikeways at the end of confinement enabled to speed this project up.

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While RATP has announced that 75% of the Ile-de-France trains will resume from May 11th, employees and travelers are worried about distancing on an already overcrowded network. This April 28, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced facemasks will be mandatory in public transit. He also gave a few measures to implement for phasing out.

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The SNCF is getting ready for a difficult containment exit starting from May 11th, 2020. Jean-Baptiste Djebbari and SNCF group CEO Christophe Fanichet presented the train company's deconfinement plan. Mandatory facemasks, filtering system and even details as for the inflow forecasted, everything has been thought up so that the passengers can travel the best way possible. Note that the SNCF says 50% of the TER and 60% of the Transilien trains will be working from Monday May 11th.

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White Night 2020 will happen in Paris. Paris deputy mayor for Culture Christophe Girard has said he was working on a new shape for this free event in order to keep the necessary social distancing because of coronavirus. Here are the latest news.

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The institut Giacometti reopens this Friday May 15, 2020! The museum is finally allowed to exit containment and invites the fans of the artist to come and discover their latest exhibitions, In Search of Lost Works, from February 25 to June 17, 2020. A fascinating investigation on the clues left by Giacometti to discover never-seen-before works! Don’t miss it!

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Since May 11th, first day of the containment exit, the public transportation public in Paris and Ile-de-France has improved with 75% of the traffic working. Yet, State Secretary for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said in a press conference that about 62 metro stations were still closed. Here are the stations shut and the traffic forecast for Wednesday June 3, in Paris and Ile-de-France.

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While RATP has announced that 75% of the Ile-de-France trains will resume from May 11th, employees and travelers are worried about distancing on an already overcrowded network. This April 28, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced facemasks will be mandatory in public transit. He also gave a few measures to implement for phasing out.

Coronavirus: Un "soutien massif" pour Air France de la part de l’EtatCoronavirus: Un "soutien massif" pour Air France de la part de l’EtatCoronavirus: Un "soutien massif" pour Air France de la part de l’EtatCoronavirus: Un "soutien massif" pour Air France de la part de l’Etat The European Commission validates the French government's 7 billion-euro aid to Air France
Minister of the Economy Bruno Le Maire guarantees Air France will enjoy a 7billion euro support from the French government to help the airline recover from the crisis. This Monday May 4, the European Commission validated this support.

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Where is the Discovery trial at, this European clinical trial testing four experimental treatments against coronavirus? Let's have an update!

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This Sunday May 3, 2020, the Minister of the National Education released the health protocol to reopen kindergartens and elementary schools. A health protocol we got to look at...

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French DJ Bob Sinclar was to perform this Monday May 4, 2020 at 8:02 p.m. (CEST) from the top of the Arc de Triomphe, facing the Champs Elysées for a show said to air live. A performance for a good cause as all funds collected will be donated to charities. Yet, the show has been postponed to a later date.

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Could Orly airport reopen for summer? According to Jean-Baptiste Djebbari, interviewed by RTL, reopning the airport on June 26th, 2020 could be possible if the health situation allow it.

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In Paris, the Samaritaine is very awaited. Initially said to reopen in April 2020, the reopening is postponed and could take place in 2021 only. Paris will have to wait a little bit longer before discover the new face of the famous department store.

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This April 28, Edouard Philippe presented the government's deconfinement plan to the National Assembly. In his speech, the Prime Minister said facemasks will be compulsory in public transit starting from May 11. Invited on Europe 1 radio station on April 29, Minister of Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said "there will be sanctions if you were no mask in public transit". Statements confirmed by Christophe Castaner this May 2, at the end of the council of Ministers.

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Throughout lockdown, Paris Opera delighted us with a very beautiful selection of shows available online and for free. We enjoyed Carmen, Swan Lake and even the Barber of Seville. And big news, new shows are scheduled until late May.

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The definitive deconfinement map by department in France for the second phase is available this Thursday May 28, 2020. If France is almost entirely green, Île-de-France, Mayotte and French Guiana remain an orange point of vigilence.

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Trating patients with plasma from cured patients is finally authorized in France. Already used since April 7th, as part of clinical trials, plasma will be used to cure patients in a serious state, even though results are not guaranteed!

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What to do this Friday May 1, 2020 ? Even in lockdown, there are many thinks to do or discover on this a bank holiday. If like many people you are working from home since the beginning of the health crisis, you can enjoy the French Labor Day to breath. Are you looking for how to spend a good day? Check our ideas to clear your mind.

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Christo will wrap the Paris Arc de Triomphe in Fall 2021 only because of the coronavirus epidemic. The monumental work is said to make the Parisian monument disappear under 25,000 sqm of recyclable polypropylene silver and blue fabric and 7,000 m of red rope from Septembre 19 to October, 4 2020, in partnership with Centre Pompidou and the Centre des Monuments Nationaux (National Monuments Center).

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In Paris, the Samaritaine is very awaited. Initially said to reopen in April 2020, the reopening is postponed and could take place in 2021 only. Paris will have to wait a little bit longer before discover the new face of the famous department store.

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French DJ Bob Sinclar was to perform this Monday May 4, 2020 at 8:02 p.m. (CEST) from the top of the Arc de Triomphe, facing the Champs Elysées for a show said to air live. A performance for a good cause as all funds collected will be donated to charities. Yet, the show has been postponed to a later date.

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The Palace of Versailles can also be visited from home. As it cannot open for months, the world’s most famous palace opens for a video guided tour and virtual exhibitions.

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In a memo checked by Le Point, Aéroports de Paris group unveils measures considered for a safe deconfinement.

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For several weeks, a connection has been made by dosctors between the coronavirus infection and the Kawasaki disease in children leading to heart failures. This Tuesday May 12th, the Health general management announced 125 Kawasaki cases have been reported in France these past few weeks. A genetic factor could explain the link between the two diseases.

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This April 28, Edouard Philippe presented the government's deconfinement plan to the National Assembly. In his speech, the Prime Minister said facemasks will be compulsory in public transit starting from May 11. Invited on Europe 1 radio station on April 29, Minister of Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said "there will be sanctions if you were no mask in public transit". Statements confirmed by Christophe Castaner this May 2, at the end of the council of Ministers.

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The health emergency officially extended up to July 10th, 2020 after the Senate and the National Assembly validated it this Saturday May 9th has just been validated, this Monday May 11th, by the Constitutional Council. Yet, some elements have been censored by the latter, suck as traking and isolating sick.

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As Tokyo Olympics 2020 are officially postponed to 2021, many questions are still without an answer as for the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic on Paris 2024. Work sites shut down, sponsoring contracts, new budget: somes voices are getting louder among the IOC to "rethink" the Olympics.

Coronavirus : un test pour mesurer le degré d'immunité ?Coronavirus : un test pour mesurer le degré d'immunité ?Coronavirus : un test pour mesurer le degré d'immunité ?Coronavirus : un test pour mesurer le degré d'immunité ? Coronavirus: a test to assess immunity
A test able to assess immunity to coronavirus is said to have been developed in a French laboratory. This is the first test of this kind to have been developed amid this epidemic context.

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Non-surgical masks given for free to Parisians? This is what offers African pagne store Barakatou. Starting from Monday April 27, this store nestled in Paris 18th arrondissement will give 500 masks in order to help Paris inhabitants to be protected from covid-19.

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While deconfinement is said to start on May 11, 2020, Ile-de-France president Valérie Pécresse announces two million facemasks will be given for free to Ile-de-France train travelers. They will be given from Monday May 11 in 400 stations in Ile-de-France.

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This is now official; pharmacies are allowed to sell surgical and non-surgical facemasks to be protected against Covid-19.

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Edouard Philippe and 6 other Ministers presented the government's deconfinement plan this Thursday afternoon to the French. They revealed at the same time the latest red-green area map by department. Here is what we already know about the strategy proposed.

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According to the Institut Pasteur, a vaccine against coronavirus could be available “in February or March 2021” in light of the progress of the research in France and in the world. Good news that sticks to the deadline given by the government for mid-2021.

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The SNCF is getting ready for a difficult containment exit starting from May 11th, 2020. Jean-Baptiste Djebbari and SNCF group CEO Christophe Fanichet presented the train company's deconfinement plan. Mandatory facemasks, filtering system and even details as for the inflow forecasted, everything has been thought up so that the passengers can travel the best way possible. Note that the SNCF says 50% of the TER and 60% of the Transilien trains will be working from Monday May 11th.

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Restaurants, cafés and bars will reopen from Tuesday June 2 in all departments, but with "temporary restrictions" in orange areas. So, in Paris and Île-d-eFrance, only terraces will be allowed to reopen. This is what Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said this Thursday May 28 as he was presenting the phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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Because of the coronavirus epidemic, organizers of the 43rd edition of the Paris-Versailles race have decided to postpone the race initially planned fon September 27, 2020 to September 26, 2021.

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Restaurants, cafés and bars will reopen from Tuesday June 2 in all departments, but with "temporary restrictions" in orange areas. So, in Paris and Île-d-eFrance, only terraces will be allowed to reopen. This is what Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said this Thursday May 28 as he was presenting the phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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Could Orly airport reopen for summer? According to Jean-Baptiste Djebbari, interviewed by RTL, reopning the airport on June 26th, 2020 could be possible if the health situation allow it.

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The Paris Council will exceptionally meet this upcoming April 28 to debate and talk about the managing of the current health crisis.

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While RATP has announced that 75% of the Ile-de-France trains will resume from May 11th, employees and travelers are worried about distancing on an already overcrowded network. This April 28, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced facemasks will be mandatory in public transit. He also gave a few measures to implement for phasing out.

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Washable and reusable masks will be available on sale in tobacco stores starting from April 30 for priority professionals and from May 4 for the general public.

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Since May 11th, first day of the containment exit, the public transportation public in Paris and Ile-de-France has improved with 75% of the traffic working. Yet, State Secretary for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said in a press conference that about 62 metro stations were still closed. Here are the stations shut and the traffic forecast for Wednesday June 3, in Paris and Ile-de-France.

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Restaurants, cafés and bars will reopen from Tuesday June 2 in all departments, but with "temporary restrictions" in orange areas. So, in Paris and Île-d-eFrance, only terraces will be allowed to reopen. This is what Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said this Thursday May 28 as he was presenting the phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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The Champs-Elysées Film Festival is coming back from June 9 to 16, 2020 for its 9th edition. A very special edition as it will take place online and will be 100% free of charge. On the menu of this independent French and American film festival: feature and short films, premieres, masterclasses, showcases on one of the most beautiful terraces in Paris and more!

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The Institut Pasteur released a sero-epidemiologic study based on tests detecting antibodies in a high school in Oise. Results show the immunity threshold is currently not enough to consider herd immunity in France while deconfinement is getting just around the corner.

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This Wednesday April 22, 2020 the Academy of Medicine demanded anti-projection face masks to be “mandatory in public space” in order to fight against the covid-19 epidemic. The institution insists on the urge to go further than an “average recommendation” as encouraged by the government.

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Edouard Philippe and 6 other Ministers presented the government's deconfinement plan this Thursday afternoon to the French. They revealed at the same time the latest red-green area map by department. Here is what we already know about the strategy proposed.

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Restaurants, cafés and bars will reopen from Tuesday June 2 in all departments, but with "temporary restrictions" in orange areas. So, in Paris and Île-d-eFrance, only terraces will be allowed to reopen. This is what Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said this Thursday May 28 as he was presenting the phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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While the coronavirus epidemic is slightly slowing down and governments are getting ready for gradual deconfinement, scientists think the public should return to stadiums not before Fall 2021. A hypothesis that is not an option now for the world soccer governing bodies.

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Taste of Paris, The chefs and foodies festival planned at the Grand Palais from May 14 to 17, 2020 is postponed to December 10 to 13, 2020. For 4 days, let's enjoy the best of gastronomy in one and only place. The most famous Parisian chefs will be gathered in the French capital's most beautiful setting: the Grand Palais. A show sustained despite the coronavirus outbreak, but with a limited access to 4200 people per session.

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The City of Paris keeps on fighting against covid-19 and announces the massive and gradual deployment of hand sanitizer distributors in public spaces and in the hall of municipal places welcoming people.

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Edouard Philippe's address on Thursday May 28, 2020 gives further details as for the phase 2 of the containment exit scheme. Technical college are said to reopen from June 2 for at least one of the three levels. As for students in general sections, they will enjoy meetings in small groups with their teacher to assess the situation and the followup for seniors.

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The air quality monitoring organization in Ile de France Airparif confirms it: thanks to lockdown, the air quality trult improved in Ile-de-France.

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Because of the coronavirus epidemic, the House of Dior - that celebrated its 70th anniversary in 2017 - at the Musée des Arts décoratifs has decided to reopen a wonderful exhibition about Christian Dior (1905-1957), but digitally speaking through a guided tour available on YouTube.

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Edouard Philippe and 6 other Ministers presented the government's deconfinement plan this Thursday afternoon to the French. They revealed at the same time the latest red-green area map by department. Here is what we already know about the strategy proposed.

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Because of the coronavirus epidemic, Ramadan 2020 said to start circa April 23rd, 2020 will happen in a special way. The World Health Organization (WHO) has unveiled recommendations as for this month of fasting.

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This April 28, Edouard Philippe presented the government's deconfinement plan to the National Assembly. In his speech, the Prime Minister said facemasks will be compulsory in public transit starting from May 11. Invited on Europe 1 radio station on April 29, Minister of Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said "there will be sanctions if you were no mask in public transit". Statements confirmed by Christophe Castaner this May 2, at the end of the council of Ministers.

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This Tuesday April 28, Edouard Philippe spoke to the National Assembly to present the government's deconfinement plan. As for testing, the Prime Minister announces 700,000 virologic tests per week starting from May 11, along with a motto: "Protecting, testing, isolating".

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Edouard Philippe's address on Thursday May 28, 2020 gives further details as for the phase 2 of the containment exit scheme. Technical college are said to reopen from June 2 for at least one of the three levels. As for students in general sections, they will enjoy meetings in small groups with their teacher to assess the situation and the followup for seniors.

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While confinement is extended to May 11th, 2020, this Sunday April 19, 2020, Edouard Philippe gave an update on the government’s strategy against the coronavirus epidemic.

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This May 5th, interviewed by Le Parisien, Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo detailed her propositions to lift confinement. Bikeways, reopening parks, gardens and woods in town, gradual reopening of schools on May 14th... Paris Mayor already said 2 million cloth facemasks to be given for free, massive screening testing, remote working extended beyond May 11. Let's have an update.

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Anne Hidalgo confirmed free cloth and washable facemasks will be given to each Parisian. Interviewed by LCI this May 5, Paris mayor says that these reusable masks will be available from May 11th in pharmacies. She said that "500,000 surgical msks will be avaialble this week given by arorndissement mayors to the most fragile people". Anne Hidalgo promised earlier in April that “two million cloth facemasks” will be “given” to Parisians in order to fight against the coronavirus epidemic.

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While deconfinement is said to start on May 11, 2020, Ile-de-France president Valérie Pécresse announces two million facemasks will be given for free to Ile-de-France train travelers. They will be given from Monday May 11 in 400 stations in Ile-de-France.

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After following Paris' example, most of Ile-de-France is allowing workout during the day again. The ban of running between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. remains yet in force in some cities in Val-de-Marne and in Paris.

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In an interview for Franceinter, hotel group Accor president Sébastien Bazin said that several hotels will welcome from April 16 as of evening covid-19 sick, “asymptomatic or weak carriers” but contagious.

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"Given the on-going health crisis related to Covid-19, the extension of the confinement and the adjournment until mid-July of all events gathering people", Gay Pride 2020, also known as the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people (LGBT) pride March, initially planned on Saturday June 27 in PAris is postponed.

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Anne Hidalgo confirmed free cloth and washable facemasks will be given to each Parisian. Interviewed by LCI this May 5, Paris mayor says that these reusable masks will be available from May 11th in pharmacies. She said that "500,000 surgical msks will be avaialble this week given by arorndissement mayors to the most fragile people". Anne Hidalgo promised earlier in April that “two million cloth facemasks” will be “given” to Parisians in order to fight against the coronavirus epidemic.

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Due to the ongoing health crisis and following the ban of festivals in France until mid-July 2020, the 10th edition of the free Fnac Live Festival - expected to take place from July 1 to 3, 2020 in front of Paris City Hall - is cancelled.

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After President Macron’s statements as of the extension of confinement and ban of events with an audience until the summer, postponing the Tour de France 2020 was even more obvious. It's now official, the Great Loop will kick off in Nice on August 29, 2020 to finish on September 20 on the Champs-Elysées.

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This Monday April 13, 2020 French President Emmanuel Macron addressed to French people in a televised address airing at 8 p.m. In addition to extending confinement to May 11, 2020, the Head of State gave the mainlines of his “post May-11 plan” and his commitment to help the most vulnerable people and those the most impacted by the pandemic.

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In the fight against coronavirus, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe reminded, as he was presenting this Tuesday April 28 the "deconfinement plan" at the National Assembly, that many places like museums, movie theaters, venues, restaurants and cafés will remain shut on May 11 and beyond, at least until early June. A statement going the same way as what French President Emmanuel Macron announced this past April 13 in his televised address.

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Monday April 13 as of evening, French President announced on a televised address that confinement will be extended up to May 11th in France. An annoucement made along with several measures as for resuming activities.

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In his televised address on April 13, 2020, French President Emmanuel Macron asked elderly people as well as vulnerable people and those suffering from chronic disease to stay confined home even after May 11th, the day confinement is said to be lifted in France. What age category is it about? Here are answers!

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EU inner borders and French borders will remain shut until June 15th, 2020, Edouard Philippe announced as he was presenting phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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Edouard Philippe's address on Thursday May 28, 2020 gives further details as for the phase 2 of the containment exit scheme. Technical college are said to reopen from June 2 for at least one of the three levels. As for students in general sections, they will enjoy meetings in small groups with their teacher to assess the situation and the followup for seniors.

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This Tuesday April 28, Edouard Philippe spoke to the National Assembly to present the government's deconfinement plan. As for testing, the Prime Minister announces 700,000 virologic tests per week starting from May 11, along with a motto: "Protecting, testing, isolating".

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In Paris, over 4000 students from all over the world are confined in the International University Campus. How’s life getting organized during the coronavirus epidemic?

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In France, the coronavirus epidemic seems to reach a long epidemic plateau. What does it mean and why this situation is said to last?

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Due to the ongoing health crisis and confinement measures implemented to curb the coronavirus propagation, the edition 2020 of Solidays, initially planned in June at the Hippodrome de Longchamp, on Friday 19, Saturday 20 and Sunday 21, 2020 is cancelled. This 22nd edition was expected to welcome talented artists such as Justice with a DJ set, PNL, Sean Paul along with -M-, Aya Nakamura, Niska, Rilès and even Boris Brejcha and Videoclub.

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In his televised address on April 13, 2020, French President Emmanuel Macron asked elderly people as well as vulnerable people and those suffering from chronic disease to stay confined home even after May 11th, the day confinement is said to be lifted in France. What age category is it about? Here are answers!

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In Europe, pharmaceutical company Bayer is said to boost its production of medicines based on chloroquine in order to give them for free to governments as long as the crisis lasts.

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EU inner borders and French borders will remain shut until June 15th, 2020, Edouard Philippe announced as he was presenting phase 2 of the containment exit plan.

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WHO director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreysus, who already alerted on a brutal deconfinement that could lead to a second coronavirus wave, sounds the alarm again and says this Monday: "We want to re-emphasize that easing restrictions is not the end of the epidemic in any country"

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A team from the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) has developed a new saliva test to guarantee a faster test requiring less means. If trials are conclusive, this test will be commercialized to health caregivers in June.

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Amid the coronavirus pandemic that caused an unprecedented economic crisis, France is getting organized to save its economy. Forecasting an even bigger recession, the government doubles, from €45 billion to €100 billion its emergency plan and delivers their first estimations.

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French President Emmanuel Macron has met French infectious disease specialist and Professor of Microbiology Didier Raoult in Marseilles this Thursday April 9, 2020 in the afternoon. The meeting – that lasted 3 hours – was the opportunity for the controversial professor to present the results of his latest studies to the French President.

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Age, tobacco, chronic diseases, as well as gender and blood type… What are the factors likely to aggravate the state of health of a patient tested positive for coronavirus? Let’s have a look with the latest studies released by searchers and doctors.

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Should France get ready to face medicines shortage? In an interview with Le Figaro, published on April 7, the Agence Nationale de Sécurité du Médicament or French Agency for the Safety of Medicine has said they only have a “fifteen-day” window of visibility for some products. Let’s have a look on the situation.

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Chinese searchers have released a study proving the effectiveness of plasma transfusion in severe coronavirus patients. Hope for many patients across the globe, while waiting for a vaccine.

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This May 5th, interviewed by Le Parisien, Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo detailed her propositions to lift confinement. Bikeways, reopening parks, gardens and woods in town, gradual reopening of schools on May 14th... Paris Mayor already said 2 million cloth facemasks to be given for free, massive screening testing, remote working extended beyond May 11. Let's have an update.

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After following Paris' example, most of Ile-de-France is allowing workout during the day again. The ban of running between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. remains yet in force in some cities in Val-de-Marne and in Paris.

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Because of the coronavirus pandemic, confinement has been ordered until at least April 15th… But could it last up to early May? This is what recommends Covid-19 Scientific Committee head Jean-François Delfraissy.

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Institut Pasteur scientifc head Christophe Denfert was invited this Sunday April 5 on France Info. He was really positive as for the current research for a vaccine against coronavirus, explaining clinical trials could happen quicker than expected.

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Despite coronavirus, children and adults can be amazed by Disneyland Paris magic from their home… And for good reason, the Parisian theme park invites them to discover a new and free platform called Disneyland Paris at home providing games, entertainments and other videos to develop creativity. The park also offers the possibility to discover - or rediscover - parades and shows on their social networks: the best way to wait and enjoy the atmosphere of the resort before being able to return to the park.

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Despite confinement, Good Friday will be celebrated in Notre-Dame de Paris in very restricted committee.

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Frostbites, red patches and even nettle rashes… The National Union of Dermatologists and Venereologists has announced some cutaneous signs could be symptoms of Covid-19.

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In this unprecedented health context, France tries to make as many tests as possible. A biotechnological company commercializes from Monday April 6, 2020 a new screening test for Covid-19 approved by the Institut Pasteur.

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Trating patients with plasma from cured patients is finally authorized in France. Already used since April 7th, as part of clinical trials, plasma will be used to cure patients in a serious state, even though results are not guaranteed!

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After about twenty days on lockdown in France, different deconfinement scenarios are being considered. Among them is the one about a deconfinement by age group: the youngest and least vulnerable would be the first ones allowed out.

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Starting April 6, 2020, you can present your new derogatory trip certificate on your Smartphone. We tell you everything about this new digital “simple and safe (certificate) developed by the Ministry of the Interior teams”.

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This Saturday April 4, 2020, Health Minister Olivier Véran and Secretary of State Sophie Cluzel hosted a digital press conference to give details on the actions from the government to support people with disabilities.

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While the epidemic keeps on spreading, with over 10,000 people hospitalized (including 2,301 in ICU), as of today, in Ile-de-France, the epidemic is said to peak circa April 6th.

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In order to answer the exponential demand from Paris hospitals in terms of medical equipment, the Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP) has decided to produce facemasks, protective visor or incubation tool with a 3D printer. Quickly validated by a scientific committee, the measure could provide up to 3,000 health items a week.

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Will the Tour de France be held in camera only, without any spectator lining the road because of the coronavirus epidemic? This is the idea considered by Minister of Sport Roxana Maracineanu, quickly waved off by competition head Christian Prudhomme.

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If other kind of viruses such as flue are generally outbreaking in the winter, is it the same for Covid 19? To find out if heat can stop the epidemic, searchers keep on studying this question. Let’s see what the first results have to say.

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Many cities in Ile-de-France have started to disinfect streets and urban furniture to curb the coronavirus propagation.

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When and how will deconfinement happen in France? This is the question everyone is asking while confinement is said to be extended, at least until April 15th, 2020. Heard during a fact-finding mission of the National Assembly, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said the end of confinement will surely not happen “in one go, everywhere and for everyone”.

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A study carried out on 1,420 patients in 18 hospitals in Europe shows losing your sense of smell really is a major coronavirus infection symptom.

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Jazz Festival at Saint-Germain-des-Prés will finally be back in Paris in October, 2020 for a new and 20th edition full of music and very jazzy discoveries!

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Since May 11th, first day of the containment exit, the public transportation public in Paris and Ile-de-France has improved with 75% of the traffic working. Yet, State Secretary for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said in a press conference that about 62 metro stations were still closed. Here are the stations shut and the traffic forecast for Wednesday June 3, in Paris and Ile-de-France.

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The Foire du Trône should have been back from March 27 to May 24, 2020 on the Reuilly Pitch in Paris. The 1,062nd edition will unfortunately not take place because of the coronavirus outbreak spreading in the world.

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Following the new address on March 28th at Matignon, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and Health Minister Olivier Véran have unveiled their strategy to fight against coronavirus in France. In addition to ordering a billion facemasks to China, the government also announces the multiplication of tests in the country with a goal of “50,000 tests a day by late April” thanks to RT-PCR tests. Here’s an update.

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To help vulnerable and isolated people, Facebook unveils a tool to help people, “Coronavirus Community Hub”, to be set up soon to ask or offer help in these difficult confinement times.

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According to the latest new from Le Parisien, Racing 92’s stadium has been chosen by the health authorities to house an emergency health center to help sick people. Amid the health crisis, this possibility would be a new solution to unclog overcrowd Parisian hospitals on the frontlines in the fight against the epidemic.

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Could Orly airport reopen for summer? According to Jean-Baptiste Djebbari, interviewed by RTL, reopning the airport on June 26th, 2020 could be possible if the health situation allow it.

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During an address on Saturday March 28th, 2020 on the coronavirus delivered by Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and Health Minister Olivier Véran, the latter announced he ordered over a billion facemasks to China. Good news for the medical staff and all those for whom using a facemask is vital to keep working. During a visit in a facemask factory this March 31st in Angers, the French President explained he wanted “to produce more in France”.

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Since France has started exiting containment, many people are turning to serological tests. Able to find antibodies and find out if we have caught Covid-19 or not, are these tests as effective as we think they are?

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With containment exit, the Bois de Vincennes and Boulogne woods will welcome Parisians and Ile-de-France inhabitants again starting this May 11th, 2020.

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To fight against the coronavirus, the French Regional Health Agency – or Agence Régionale de Santé (ARS) – has announced to open ambulatory consultation centers in all regions of France in order to allow hospital and other medical centers to empty out a little, but also to better orientate patients suffering from COVID-19. A necessary and welcome measure in Île-de-France, the second biggest epidemic center in France.

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To help health caregivers amid this health crisis, a Parisian pharmacist has created a temporary laboratory set in a street in Paris 6th arrondissement. At this point, this outdoor laboratory is able to produce 10,000 liters of hand sanitizer a day.

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Since May 11th, first day of the containment exit, the public transportation public in Paris and Ile-de-France has improved with 75% of the traffic working. Yet, State Secretary for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said in a press conference that about 62 metro stations were still closed. Here are the stations shut and the traffic forecast for Wednesday June 3, in Paris and Ile-de-France.

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While the coronavirus epidemic keeps spreading in France, the lockdown fine is assessed again. From now on the fine is of €200 and will go up to €3750 and liable to six months' imprisonment for persistently recidivists. Other local government officers are now allowed to fine people in addition to the police.

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In Neuilly-sur-Seine and in Lisses, health professionals and vulnerable people can be tested for coronavirus in two drive-through testing sites provided they have a prescription. In Paris, the drive is reserved for health professionals. Several other drive-through testing centers have opened to the general public in Saint-Ouen-L'Aumône, L'Isle-Adam and even Eragny and Cergy in Val d'Oise.

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While the epidemic keeps on spreading, with over 10,000 people hospitalized (including 2,301 in ICU), as of today, in Ile-de-France, the epidemic is said to peak circa April 6th.

Coronavirus : vers une saturation des hôpitaux franciliens ?Coronavirus : vers une saturation des hôpitaux franciliens ?Coronavirus : vers une saturation des hôpitaux franciliens ?Coronavirus : vers une saturation des hôpitaux franciliens ? Coronavirus: Île-de-France hospitals soon to be overcrowded?
Are Île-de-France and Parisian hospitals soon to be crowded because of coronavirus? This is what seem to be suggesting several health professionals already figuring out solutions to address the problem… Let’s have a look on the situation!

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Can you change your place of confinement? While it’s said to be extended, many French people wish to change of confinement place to join their families, live in a bigger place or go to their main home. This is what the French government says about it.

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Starting tonight, Friday March 27th, 2002, the Eiffel Tower pays tribute to people rallying around amid the covid-19 crisis by playing thank-you notes and encouragements to stay home.

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Since May 11th, first day of the containment exit, the public transportation public in Paris and Ile-de-France has improved with 75% of the traffic working. Yet, State Secretary for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said in a press conference that about 62 metro stations were still closed. Here are the stations shut and the traffic forecast for Wednesday June 3, in Paris and Ile-de-France.

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Since the coronavirus broke out and this health crisis characterized as “the world’s major health crisis of our time”, searches and health professionals have been working hard to try and find a vaccine or an effective medication to erase COVID-19. If anti-malaria medication chloroquine is more and more spoken about in France, other trails are also considered in the world. Let’s give you an update on the medical breakthroughs giving us hope.

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The Foire de Paris was said to be back from April 30 to May 11, 2020, has been first postponed to from July 4 to 15, 2020. But, the Foire de Paris will ultimately take place from Friday October 23 to Sunday November 1, 2020 at the same time as the Foire d'Automne.

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Following the announcements made by Prime Minister Edouard Philippe this past March 23rd, a new derogatory trip certificate is available online. You shall have with you at any time. This new certificate gives precision as for outings limited within a 1-kilometer perimeter around your house and for 1 hour maximum.

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Monday April 13 as of evening, French President announced on a televised address that confinement will be extended up to May 11th in France. An annoucement made along with several measures as for resuming activities.

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French President Emmanuel Macron announces to create a scientific committee at the Elysée Palace this Tuesday March 24th, 2020 in order to help the government to fight against the coronavirus epidemic.

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The air quality monitoring organization in Ile de France Airparif confirms it: thanks to lockdown, the air quality trult improved in Ile-de-France.

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Confined, Parisians will now have to stay at home as much as possible and limit trips, even though they're allowed to go out and work out a bit. This Monday March 23rd, Edouard Philippe clarified rules. You have to tick some conditions: be alone, for a short period of time, by your place (up to 1 kilometer maximum), for 1 hour maximum, and respect barrier gestures. As for bike riders, there are still some grey areas.

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This Monday March 23rd, 2020, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe gave explanations as for the confinement regulations implemented for a week, in order to curb the Covid-19 propagation. From now on, outing restrictive measures are stricter, especially as it comes for sport and food markets.

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Currently into lockdown in France, the medical staff keeps fighting against coronavirus, and a cure based on chloroquine is at the heart of the debate. This Monday March 23rd, 2020, Olivier Véran announces to supervise the medication as a cure to Covid-19.

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While health measures during the confinement are toughened up, the question about implementing a curfew to limit the propagation of the coronavirus is asked. Some cities have already set up curfews in Île-de-France. It's the case in Colombes, Puteaux and Asnières sur Seine.

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Amid the coronavirus propagation in France, the City of Paris has unveiled new measures to fight against the pandemic. In addition to free residential parking, the closure of parks and gardens and the banned access to the Seine riverbanks, the Esplanade des Invalides and the Champ-de-Mars, the City of Paris has announced to make Velib bikes free for the hospital staff.

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The coronavirus epidemic has been hitting France since January 2020 and if you have any doubts about the symptoms of this virus, here’s everything you should know and do in case of contamination if you happen to be in France.

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Priority access to health caregivers, hours for elderly people, early opening and late closing, without forgetting a security guard to make sure health safety distances are respected… As we are confined, supermarkets have to adapt and take new measures to face the influx of clients.

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In Neuilly-sur-Seine and in Lisses, health professionals and vulnerable people can be tested for coronavirus in two drive-through testing sites provided they have a prescription. In Paris, the drive is reserved for health professionals. Several other drive-through testing centers have opened to the general public in Saint-Ouen-L'Aumône, L'Isle-Adam and even Eragny and Cergy in Val d'Oise.

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It's official, with the end of confinement, this Monday May 11th, you can now enjoy the Seine riverbanks, the Esplanade des Invalides and the Champ-de-Mars pitches in Paris and all the way to the Bois de Vincennes and the Bois de Boulogne woods. Careful though, gatherings over 10 people remain banned!

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As the coronavirus epidemic keeps on spreading in France, many people wish to remain united during the confinement. Hospitals, elderly people, how to help them during the pandemic?

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In France, many people are not thoroughly following the exceptional health instructions as for the confinement. The State Council has refused to decree, this Sunday March 22nd, 2020, total confinement with new and harsher measures in order to contain the coronavirus progression. Yet, it orders the Government to reassess some dispensations.

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A study carried out on 1,420 patients in 18 hospitals in Europe shows losing your sense of smell really is a major coronavirus infection symptom.

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Since May 11th, first day of the containment exit, the public transportation public in Paris and Ile-de-France has improved with 75% of the traffic working. Yet, State Secretary for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said in a press conference that about 62 metro stations were still closed. Here are the stations shut and the traffic forecast for Wednesday June 3, in Paris and Ile-de-France.

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As the coronavirus epidemic keeps on spreading in France, many people wish to remain united during the confinement. Hospitals, elderly people, how to help them during the pandemic?

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As we are confined because of the coronavirus epidemic, home delivery leader Amazon , as well as Fnac, Darty and even Cdiscount – as they saw orders increased dramatically – have announced to limit to delivering vital products. In concrete words, what does it mean?

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Currently into lockdown in France, the medical staff keeps fighting against coronavirus, and a cure based on chloroquine is at the heart of the debate. This Monday March 23rd, 2020, Olivier Véran announces to supervise the medication as a cure to Covid-19.

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While the coronavirus pandemic is spreading across the world and threatens the economy, major companies are uniting. Manufacturing hand sanitizers in perfume factories, call for donations, here are the solutions offered to contain the epidemic.

Amende confinement : les policiers ne sont plus les seuls à pouvoir sanctionnerAmende confinement : les policiers ne sont plus les seuls à pouvoir sanctionnerAmende confinement : les policiers ne sont plus les seuls à pouvoir sanctionnerAmende confinement : les policiers ne sont plus les seuls à pouvoir sanctionner Coronavirus: confinement fine reassessed
While the coronavirus epidemic keeps spreading in France, the lockdown fine is assessed again. From now on the fine is of €200 and will go up to €3750 and liable to six months' imprisonment for persistently recidivists. Other local government officers are now allowed to fine people in addition to the police.

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While health measures during the confinement are toughened up, the question about implementing a curfew to limit the propagation of the coronavirus is asked. Some cities have already set up curfews in Île-de-France. It's the case in Colombes, Puteaux and Asnières sur Seine.

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Since May 11th, first day of the containment exit, the public transportation public in Paris and Ile-de-France has improved with 75% of the traffic working. Yet, State Secretary for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said in a press conference that about 62 metro stations were still closed. Here are the stations shut and the traffic forecast for Wednesday June 3, in Paris and Ile-de-France.

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It's official, with the end of confinement, this Monday May 11th, you can now enjoy the Seine riverbanks, the Esplanade des Invalides and the Champ-de-Mars pitches in Paris and all the way to the Bois de Vincennes and the Bois de Boulogne woods. Careful though, gatherings over 10 people remain banned!

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While France is confined because of the coronavirus epidemic, the Police Headquarters announce to reinforce controls in Paris railway stations.

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Due to French people too little respectful of the confinement measures set up by the governement, Yvelines Prefet now bans roads to parks, public gardens, forests and paths by the water.

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Monday April 13 as of evening, French President announced on a televised address that confinement will be extended up to May 11th in France. An annoucement made along with several measures as for resuming activities.

Coronavirus : vers plus de métros sur la ligne 13 à Paris dès lundiCoronavirus : vers plus de métros sur la ligne 13 à Paris dès lundiCoronavirus : vers plus de métros sur la ligne 13 à Paris dès lundiCoronavirus : vers plus de métros sur la ligne 13 à Paris dès lundi Coronavirus: 62 metro stations closed, traffic forecast in Paris on June 3
Since May 11th, first day of the containment exit, the public transportation public in Paris and Ile-de-France has improved with 75% of the traffic working. Yet, State Secretary for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari said in a press conference that about 62 metro stations were still closed. Here are the stations shut and the traffic forecast for Wednesday June 3, in Paris and Ile-de-France.

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Following the Council of Ministers on Wednesday March 18th, Edouard Philippe has announced three bills submitted on Thursday and Friday to the Parliament including the implementation of a health emergency, a rectifying finance draft bill with strong measures for companies and a third organic project.

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The health emergency officially extended up to July 10th, 2020 after the Senate and the National Assembly validated it this Saturday May 9th has just been validated, this Monday May 11th, by the Constitutional Council. Yet, some elements have been censored by the latter, suck as traking and isolating sick.

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Priority access to health caregivers, hours for elderly people, early opening and late closing, without forgetting a security guard to make sure health safety distances are respected… As we are confined, supermarkets have to adapt and take new measures to face the influx of clients.

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With lockdown for at least 15 days, as asked by the French President on Monday March 16th, 2020 to curb the coronavirus epidemic spreading in the world, solidarity actions for the most fragile among us are increasing, especially this idea to put a red cloth at your window to inform you need help.

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Facing an even greater coronavirus pandemic, the city of Paris and the French government are setting up every measure possible to limit the risks of contagion in Île-de-France. And it involves health instructions and recommendations to follow. Let’s not forget it: we’re all involved.

The French government has set up a preventive measure via a special website, as well as a free phone number informing you about coronavirus: 800 130 000. Every day, at 7 p.m., the ministry of health and Health Executive Chief will hold a press conference and answer questions and keep us up to date about the evolution of the situation.


Practical information

Location

1er Arrondissement
75001 Paris 1

Official website
www.gouvernement.fr

Booking
0800 130 000

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