The Government Wants to Welcome More Foreign Patients in France

It hopes economic benefits … Ministers Marisol Touraine (Health) and Laurent Fabius (Foreign Affairs) announced earlier today, Friday, measures to develop the increase of foreign patients in France, a promising market in terms of economic benefits and job creation. These measures should be implemented “by the end of the year” include in particular the administrative relief …

Commercial Court of Paris : Vet’Affaires in receivership

The Nantes textile hard discount group filed for bankruptcy. It has a hundred stores in France, five in Loire-Atlantique. The stock website Cercle finance announced placement into receivership Vet’Affaires the group by the Paris Commercial Court. This company, specialized in cheap clothing, was orginally started in Nantes, at the end of the 80 Group, which …

Yvelines: Birth of an Endangered Donkey in Thoiry Zoo

The Thoiry Park Zoo welcomes a newcomer, a small Somalia donkey … The Thoiry Zoological Park (Yvelines) posted on earlier today, Tuesday, the exceptional birth of a Somalia donkey, an endangered animal, according to information from the Parisien newspaper.  A happy rare event, as there are only forty of these animals in captivity in Europe. Called …

An Earthquake in Saint Nazaire

The earth shook Tuesday afternoon, 72 km off St Nazaire according to the Central Seismological Bureau It was at 1.36pm when the earthquake struck earlier today, Tuesday just off the coast of Saint-Nazaire on the west of France.  According to the Central Seismological Bureau.  The epicenter was located in the sea, 72 km southwest of Saint-Nazaire. The …

Forest Fires : Five Basic Rules

Six hundred hectares have gone up in smoke since Friday with the Forest Fires in the Southwest of France.  The President in the Var region earlier today, Monday called for everyone “to be vigilant everywhere in France” and launched a “call for common sense behaviour  […] because it’s  carelessness and stupidity that explains most often …