France slaps quarantine on travellers from coronavirus hotspots

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “France slaps quarantine on travellers from coronavirus hotspots” – below is their description. French Prime Minister Jean Castex has announced France will progressively ease coronavirus restrictions, lifting limits on domestic travel from May 3. New quarantine measures will come into force on Saturday for travellers arriving from … Read more France slaps quarantine on travellers from coronavirus hotspots

Coronavirus pandemic: French Guiana reinforces measures over variant fears

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus pandemic: French Guiana reinforces measures over variant fears” – below is their description. New #coronavirus #restrictions are being implemented in the French overseas territory of #Guiana. Nearly 84% of coronavirus infections detected there are linked to the Brazilian #variant of the virus. FRANCE 24 English YouTube … Read more Coronavirus pandemic: French Guiana reinforces measures over variant fears

French Guiana, a lush green land in need of protection

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “French Guiana, a lush green land in need of protection” – below is their description. In France’s overseas department of French Guiana, the Amazon rainforest covers 90 percent of land. It’s teeming with wildlife, but this unique biodiversity is in danger. Researchers and locals are doing their … Read more French Guiana, a lush green land in need of protection

South America travel ban amid fears over Brazil Covid variant | ITV News

ITV News published this video item, entitled “South America travel ban amid fears over Brazil Covid variant | ITV News” – below is their description. A travel ban on Brazil and a number of other South American countries has been imposed by the government in a bid to stop the spread of a new coronavirus … Read more South America travel ban amid fears over Brazil Covid variant | ITV News

The refugees feeding a nation – BBC News

BBC News published this video item, entitled “The refugees feeding a nation – BBC News” – below is their description. After the Vietnam War, France relocated a small group of 45 Hmong refugees from Laos to its overseas territory in South America, called French Guiana. The Hmong people were fleeing persecution from the communists, because … Read more The refugees feeding a nation – BBC News

From Laos to French Guiana: The story of the Hmong people

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “From Laos to French Guiana: The story of the Hmong people” – below is their description. After fighting alongside the French in the Indochina war and the Americans during the Vietnam War, the Hmong people were forced to flee Laos when the Communists took power. On their arrival in … Read more From Laos to French Guiana: The story of the Hmong people

Back to the launch pad | Arianespace launch first rocket since pandemic

Ariane 5 rocket took off from Guiana Space Centre near to Kourou in French Guiana, carrying a space tug and two broadban communication satellites. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow … Read more Back to the launch pad | Arianespace launch first rocket since pandemic

France’s new PM vows help for Covid 19-hit French Guiana

As virus numbers soar in French Guiana, France’s new prime minister traveled Sunday to the South American territory and promised not to ignore its suffering. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on … Read more France’s new PM vows help for Covid 19-hit French Guiana

Field hospitals and evacuations: The part of France where Covid-19 continues to rage

Military aircraft began evacuating Covid-19 patients from French Guiana on Sunday in the latest sign that health services in the French overseas department are struggling to cope with a soaring number of coronaviruses cases. Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN … Visit our website: … Read more Field hospitals and evacuations: The part of France where Covid-19 continues to rage

French Guiana: ‘A powder keg abandoned by the state’

FRENCH PAPERS – Mon. 27.03.17: The situation in French Guiana is making headlines. The overseas territory in South America has seen social unrest over the past week and there are calls for a general strike today. Meanwhile, less than a month before round one, many French people still don’t know who to vote for in … Read more French Guiana: ‘A powder keg abandoned by the state’

Ariane 5 ECA rocket blasts off from French Guiana

The launch is the 77th succcessful Ariane rocket launch and the first of a series of Ariane missions scheduled for this year. The 55m tall Ariane 5 rocket carried the Sky Brasil 1 and Telkom 3S spacecraft inside its nose. COURTESY: RT’s RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE – FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT http://ruptly.tv … Read more Ariane 5 ECA rocket blasts off from French Guiana

Satellites Launch Successfully Aboard Ariane 5 from French Guiana

The ASTRA 1N and BSAT-3c/JCSAT-110R satellites have launched successfully aboard the Ariane 5. The launch took place in Kourou, French Guiana, on August 6th at 19:52 pm local time. The rocket lifted a payload of more than 9000kg through  a 38 minute flight into geostationary transfer orbit. Arianespace Chairman & CEO Jean-Yves Le Gall proudly recounted … Read more Satellites Launch Successfully Aboard Ariane 5 from French Guiana

Space: Intelsat New Dawn Launched Successfully in French Guiana

The Intelsat New Dawn Satellite has lifted off successfully from Kourou, French Guiana at 5:37 p.m (EDT) on 22nd April 2011. The Ariane 5 vehicle separated successfully at 6:12 p.m. and a signal was acquired at 6:29 p.m. The satellite has 28 C-band and 24 Ku-band 36 MHz transponder units.  Utilising a geostationary orbital slot … Read more Space: Intelsat New Dawn Launched Successfully in French Guiana

French Guiana: Intelsat New Dawn Satellite Launch on 29th March 2011

The Intelsat New Dawn Satellite is set to be launched from the Arianespace launch site in Kourou, French Guiana on 29th March 2011. Convergence Partners and Intelsat S.A. are paying for the New Dawn satellite and its 28 C-band and 24 Ku-band 36 MHz transponder units to be launched into a geostationary orbital slot at … Read more French Guiana: Intelsat New Dawn Satellite Launch on 29th March 2011