Le Premier ministre a bien spécifié que l’objectif ces prochains mois sera de prendre des décisions progressives toutes les 3 semaines, selon l’évolution de la maladie. Bars, gyms and swimming pools will all be closed for two weeks in a bid to curb the spread of the virus, the city's police chief said. Latest news, analysis and comment on defense in Europe and beyond. There are now "3,500 new confirmed cases every day [which] is three and a half times more than a month ago," Rousseau added. PARIS — Officials in Paris announced on Monday new restrictions for the city and its suburbs as the area reached the highest coronavirus alert level. .css-1xgx53b-Link{font-family:ReithSans,Helvetica,Arial,freesans,sans-serif;font-weight:700;-webkit-text-decoration:none;text-decoration:none;color:#FFFFFF;}.css-1xgx53b-Link:hover,.css-1xgx53b-Link:focus{-webkit-text-decoration:underline;text-decoration:underline;}Read about our approach to external linking. "The epidemic is moving too fast, we need to put the brakes on now before the health care system is overwhelmed," added Lallement. Coronavirus: hygiene measures and recommended precautions All you need to know about the Covid-19 virus in Paris To avoid spreading the Covid-19 virus, it is recommended that a few basic, easy-to-apply protective measures be followed : The Marais – a trendy district with a village feel – has become a Paris must-see. © 2020 BBC. .css-14iz86j-BoldText{font-weight:bold;}Paris will shut all bars completely from Tuesday after the French government raised the city's coronavirus alert to maximum following a period of high infection rates. Answer 1 of 417: Hi, This may sound like a silly question and maybe I’m worrying about nothing, but is Disneyland Paris safe at the moment regarding the outbreak of the coronavirus in places like Italy etc? 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"We have to slow it down so that our health system is not overwhelmed," he added. France reported nearly 17,000 infections on Saturday, its highest rate since the country started widespread testing. Restaurants and bars in the French capital offering delivery and takeout services must close at 10pm as of Friday 6 November in a further attempt to curb the spiralling coronavirus pandemic. Restaurants may stay open if they put in place strict protection measures that will be detailed later in the day, Paris police prefect Didier Lallement said during a press conference with Mayor Anne Hidalgo and Aurélien Rousseau, head of the regional health authority. France has been struggling to contain a rising rate of infection which started to grow exponentially in late August. The restrictions will come into force on Tuesday in Paris and three adjacent districts and will be in force initially for two weeks and could be extended if the health situation doesn't improve. Video. 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Bars in Paris will be forced to shut under tightened coronavirus measures, after the French prime minister said the capital will be moved to the highest Covid -19 alert level. Paris’s Louvre museum reopened on Wednesday after closing for three days due to fears of the spreading coronavirus.. PARIS — French authorities placed the Paris region on maximum coronavirus alert Monday, banning festive gatherings and ordering bars to close but allowing restaurants to remain open. By logging in, you confirm acceptance of our POLITICO Privacy Policy. The government says it doesn't want to order another nationwide lockdown, but will enforce tougher measures in those cities where the virus is concentrated, BBC Paris correspondent Hugh Schofield explains. All outdoor facilities will remain open with a limit of 1,000 people per event or 50 percent of their maximum capacity if it is less than 1,000 people. The French capital will limit public gatherings as infection rates keep increasing. On Sunday France reported 12,565 cases of Covid-19. France's maximum alert level comes into force when the infection rate in a locality exceeds 250 infections per 100,000 people and at least 30% of intensive care beds are reserved for Covid-19 patients. Tony Vargas in Nebraska: The human cost of political inaction on Covid, How bad information went viral in 2020. Bars in Paris could close for two weeks and restaurants will have to put in place new sanitary protocols as the capital prepares to be placed on maximum COVID-19 … Other restrictions, including occupancy limits in university dormitories, will also be … Working from home must be prioritised "now more than ever", the statement said. Latest news, analysis and comment on elections in Europe and beyond. Email [email protected] to request a complimentary trial. The coronavirus has now shattered their world. Bars and restaurants in France have been shut since March 14, three days before a wider stay-at-home order came into force to prevent the … Michael Collins. France announces new coronavirus restrictions as covid-19 cases rise A market in Marseille, France. La date du 11 mai correspond à un assouplissement des règles de confinement, progressif et contrôlé. The incidence rate in Paris is now at 500 per 100,000 inhabitants in the 20 to 30 age group and COVID-19 patients represent 36 percent of ICU beds, said Rousseau. Campaigning, lobbying and political influence in the EU. 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Discover the incomparable charm of the Montmartre district and its museums, vineyards,windmills, Sacré-Cœur…! the capital Madrid entered a local lockdown over the weekend. Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin acknowledged closing bars would be difficult for Parisians. Working from home must be prioritized. VideoWhat impact has Covid had on global climate? An unusual stroll through the Père-Lachaise cemetery Montmartre, an authentic village in the heart of Paris. The order will come into effect from Tuesday and last for fifteen days. Universities are limited to 50 percent of their capacity and shops and malls must ensure density is limited to 4 square meters per customer. PARIS — Officials in Paris announced on Monday new restrictions for the city and its suburbs as the area reached the highest coronavirus alert level. 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French authorities placed the Paris region on maximum coronavirus alert on Monday, banning festive gatherings and requiring all bars to close but allowing restaurants to remain open, as numbers of infections increased rapidly. The measure prompted anger from local officials who said they were not consulted. Trump signs Covid relief and spending package, The measure restores unemployment benefits and averts a partial US government shutdown.™, Police name Nashville camper van blast suspect, Your post-Christmas guide to staying positive this winter, 'She is very beautiful and intelligent but she is Indian', .css-q4by3k-IconContainer{display:none;height:1em;width:1em;vertical-align:-0.125em;margin-right:0.25em;}playHow bad information went viral in 2020. All bars must close, as well as indoor sports areas such as swimming pools and gyms (with limited exceptions, including for children). Want more analysis from POLITICO? Bars in Paris will be ordered to close after the French capital reached all the criteria for being placed on the highest level of emergency amid a second wave of coronavirus. Thank you for any answers. Latest news, analysis and comment on migration in Europe and beyond. Read about our approach to external linking. Covid symptoms: What are they and how do I protect myself? How pandemic sparked European cycling revolution. Tracking the global pandemic: Where is hardest-hit? In-depth reporting, data and actionable intelligence for policy professionals – all in one place. A state of “heightened alert” means Paris bars are already forced to close early, at 10pm. "We are French, we love to drink, to eat, to live, to smile and to kiss each other," he told French TV channel LCI and Europe 1 on Sunday. 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But restaurants and bistros that serve food as well as alcohol can stay open, as long as they register contact details from customers and shut their doors at 22:00. Paris will shut all bars and cafes completely from Tuesday as the French government raises the capital's coronavirus alert to maximum. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. The cash reserves that he squirreled away over decades for a rainy day when the restaurant was thriving have carried the business through this disastrous year. Bref, les informations listées ci-dessous sont à prendre … “A sledgehammer blow,” Michel Solignac says. POLITICO Pro is our premium intelligence service for professionals. The move comes as the French government is trying to avoid another nationwide lockdown, using instead various levels of restriction in different areas of the country.