Employment forum in Nice

A forum that aims to bring the Côte D'Azur unemployed into contact with potential employers and organisations will take place on Thursday the 9th at the Nice Acropolis.Read more

Drugs Bust on the A8

314kg of Cannabis seizedRead more

IKEA to come to Mougins

Swedish furniture giants Ikea are reportedly planning on opening a new store in Mougins within the first few months of 2007.Read more

Unemployed to be recruited in to SNCF

Louis Gallois, the president of the SNCF, last night announced the intended recruitment of 800 unemployed youths to work on the trains in 2006. This follows the announcement of Transport Minister Dominque Perben, who intends to recruit around a hundred to work in security for trains, which would increase the number to around 2300.Read more

Government Announces Unemployment Measures

French Prime Minister Minister Dominque de Villepin announced new measures yesterday to combat youth unemployment. They include offering benefits to those unemployed under the age of 26 whilst they are searching for work. Many temporary workers in this age group are not entitled to any state help.Read more

Speed Cameras

State plans on using money earned by radars only for road safetyRead more

Mayor of Nice meeting on Urban Renovation

Nice Méridia, Plan du Var and Moulins areas to be refurbishedRead more

Sarkozy announces train security plans

Security force to be extendedRead more

Airports report record figures

Nigh on ten million passengers passed through Nice Côte d'Azur airport in 2005, setting a new record for France's second biggest airport.Read more