France to rapidly ramp up production of face masks and respirators, Macron says

France plans to quickly ramp up domestic production of face masks and respirators to respond to urgent needs of hospitals and caregivers during the coronavirus epidemic, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday.  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 … Read more France to rapidly ramp up production of face masks and respirators, Macron says

Coronavirus – Covid-19: French president Macron visits mask factory

Macron’s visit comes as countries around the world are racing to boost production of protective gear for key workers on the coronavirus frontline, and competing for imports of masks from China. FRANCE 24’s Robert Parsons latest analysis. 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 … Read more Coronavirus – Covid-19: French president Macron visits mask factory

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’

Macron to visit mask factory as French health workers complain of acute shortage

French President Emmanuel Macron was to visit a mask factory in western France on Tuesday amid a continuing row over the acute shortage of masks for health workers battling the coronavirus epidemic that has killed more than 3,000 people in the country. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest … Read more Macron to visit mask factory as French health workers complain of acute shortage

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

Macron launches ‘Resilience’ military op to battle COVID-19

French President Emmanuel #Macron has announced the launch of a military operation called ‘Resilience’ to help with “health, logistics and protection” as the country battles an increasing level of #coronavirus infections. During a visit to a military hospital on Wednesday, Macron revealed the plan, saying it “will be entirely devoted to helping and supporting the … Read more Macron launches ‘Resilience’ military op to battle COVID-19

Covid-19 – France: Macron promised a ‘massive’ new investment plan for public hospitals

French President Macron promised a ‘massive’ new investment plan for public hospitals, after years of cuts in the country’s renowned health care system that have complicated efforts to stem the spread of the virus. ‘Once this crisis is over, a massive investment plan and an upgrade of the career paths will be put in place … Read more Covid-19 – France: Macron promised a ‘massive’ new investment plan for public hospitals

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