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Pandemic upsurge hits Europe recovery hopes
World

Pandemic upsurge hits Europe recovery hopes

  • Credit insurer Euler Hermes estimates that the EU is now seven weeks adrift of its target to have 70 percent of the population vaccinated by the end of the summer, compared with five weeks in February.
Updated 28 Mar, 2021 05:32pm
Macron to consult COVID advisors, says official, as infections spread
World

Macron to consult COVID advisors, says official, as infections spread

  • On Monday, shortly after announcing that France would pause its use of the AstraZeneca shot, Macron said decisions would doubtless have to be taken in the next few days.
  • A nationwide nightly curfew has been in place since mid-December and some regions in the north and southeast of the country are already under weekend lockdown.
Published 16 Mar, 2021 08:31pm
Macron seen beating Le Pen by smaller margin in 2022 French presidential poll
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Macron seen beating Le Pen by smaller margin in 2022 French presidential poll

  • Macron and Le Pen would easily qualify for the runoff after picking up about 25% each in the first round scheduled for April 2022, far ahead of other rivals. Macron would go on to defeat Le Pen with 53% of the votes versus 47%.
  • "Centre-left voters are disappointed, that's for sure," one minister, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Reuters.
Published 08 Mar, 2021 07:03pm
France eyes possible easing of COVID restrictions from mid-April
World

France eyes possible easing of COVID restrictions from mid-April

  • "We will still face hard times, it is true, but for the first time in months, the return to more normal living conditions is in sight," Attal told reporters following a meeting of the French cabinet.
  • "It is neither a distant nor uncertain horizon - it is an horizon that is getting closer and closer. We hope maybe from mid-April, and we are preparing for it," he said.
Published 03 Mar, 2021 07:46pm
Macron: Europe needs to be quicker and more efficient on COVID-19 vaccines
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Macron: Europe needs to be quicker and more efficient on COVID-19 vaccines

  • "We are in a race against time against the virus," said Macron, adding that his views on the matter were shared by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and EU President Ursula Von Der Leyen.
  • We, as Europeans, need to be more efficient on this matter. I know this is also the intention of Chancellor Merkel and President Von Der Leyen.
Published 01 Feb, 2021 07:20pm
France's curfew not slowing COVID-19 infections enough
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France's curfew not slowing COVID-19 infections enough

  • The data shows that at this time the curfew is not putting enough of a brake on the spread of the virus.
  • The different scenarios under discussion range from maintaining the status quo to a very strict lockdown, Attal said.
Updated 27 Jan, 2021 11:24pm
France's Macron showing no more COVID-19 symptoms, Elysee says
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France's Macron showing no more COVID-19 symptoms, Elysee says

  • Macron, 43, can now end his quarantine after he self-isolated for seven days at the presidential retreat of La Lanterne, close to the Palace of Versailles.
  • Macron suffered headaches, a dry cough and tiredness for several days and his health condition improved on Wednesday.
Published 24 Dec, 2020 06:03pm
Macron tests positive for COVID-19, European leaders rush for tests
World

Macron tests positive for COVID-19, European leaders rush for tests

  • Macron had numerous recent meetings with EU leaders.
  • Believed to have contracted virus at EU summit last week.
  • Said to be tired with cough, may move to palace retreat.
  • Wife Brigitte tested negative but is self-isolating
  • France among European nations hardest hit by COVID-19.
Published 18 Dec, 2020 12:37am