Coronavirus – Macron: ‘Now we’re producing 10 million masks’

French President Emmanuel Macron said on March 31: ‘Before this crisis, we produced in France 3.3 million masks a week. Now we’re producing 10 million – we have more than tripled production in just a few weeks. “And we’re going to continue this big increase in our production.’ Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE … Read more Coronavirus – Macron: ‘Now we’re producing 10 million masks’

Emmanuel Macron drafts French military into ‘coronavirus war’

The French president has launched a special military operation to help fight the coronavirus pandemic in France. Speaking at a military field hospital in the city of Mulhouse, he paid tribute to medics on the frontlines of the pandemic and promised to boost spending on hospitals after years of cuts Coronavirus – latest updates See … Read more Emmanuel Macron drafts French military into ‘coronavirus war’

Coronavirus – Covid-19: French President Macron orders military to join virus fight

French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday announced the launch of army Operation Resilience to provide support in the fight against Covid-19 along with ‘massive investments’ in the country’s public health system as France’s coronavirus death toll rose to 1,331 with 25,233 confirmed cases. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all … Read more Coronavirus – Covid-19: French President Macron orders military to join virus fight

Coronavirus – Covid-19: ‘almost 3,000 additional places’ created for the homeless in France

‘There is a nationwide effort to take in these men and women who live on the street. Today there are around 160 thousand people housed in these establishments. And we have, in the whole of France, in the last few days, created almost 3,000 additional places’, said French President Emmanuel Macron. Subscribe to France 24 … Read more Coronavirus – Covid-19: ‘almost 3,000 additional places’ created for the homeless in France

President Xi holds phone calls with Egyptian, French presidents and UK PM

Chinese President Xi Jinping held phone calls with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, French President Emmanuel Macron, and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the coronavirus pandemic. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ … Read more President Xi holds phone calls with Egyptian, French presidents and UK PM

Xi Jinping sends messages of sympathy and support to world leaders

Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent messages of sympathy and support to French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Spanish King Felipe VI and Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic over the COVID-19 situation in their countries. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google … Read more Xi Jinping sends messages of sympathy and support to world leaders

Emmanuel Macron: “It’s a race against time to fight the virus”

We’re at the start of this crisis, we’ve taken exceptional measures to counter this first wave. It’s a race against time to fight the virus, and even though it’s only the start we must still be ready to make any changes necessary.We must be ready to react to any new incidents and unforeseen events that … Read more Emmanuel Macron: “It’s a race against time to fight the virus”

COVID-19 | Empty streets of Paris after virus lockdown

#Paris’ streets were empty on Thursday as the French government imposed a #lockdown in the entire country and for at least 15 days to tackle the spread of new #coronavirus. Gatherings with family and friends are prohibited and workers should only commute to their jobs if working from home isn’t feasible. French president Emmanuel Macron … Read more COVID-19 | Empty streets of Paris after virus lockdown

France goes into lockdown

Stay home, or face punishment. The words of French president Emmanuel Macron on Monday as the French government ramped up its lockdown restrictions across the country.SOT MacronAs of Tuesday at noon, and for the next 15 days, our movement will have to be severely limited. That means outdoor gatherings, with family, and friends, will not … Read more France goes into lockdown