French ski resorts suffer losses as COVID rules hit winter sports

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    In France, as a third national lockdown looms, the government has conceded that ski resorts will probably remain closed for the rest of the season.

    The French winter sports industry employs 400,000 people and brings in $12bn, but the pandemic has devastated the sector.

    Al Jazeera’s Natacha Butler reports from Flaine, in the Haute Savoie region of the French Alps.

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