France records highest one-day tally in COVID-19 cases since April

France records highest one-day tally in COVID-19 cases since April

A COVID-19 patient connected to a ventilator tube in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at the Centre Cardiologique du Nord private hospital in Saint-Denis, near Paris, amid the coronavirus disease pandemic in France, May 4, 2021. REUTERS/Benoit TessierRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterPARIS, Nov 30 (Reuters) – France has registered 47,177 new confirmed … Read more

China study warns of ‘colossal’ COVID outbreak if it opens up like U.S., France

China study warns of 'colossal' COVID outbreak if it opens up like U.S., France

A security guard blocks an exit as he directs people to scan a QR code to track their health status at Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station, following new cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Shanghai, China, November 25, 2021. Picture taken November 25, 2021. REUTERS/Aly SongRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterBEIJING, Nov 28 … Read more

France to announce COVID-19 booster shots for all adults – sources

France to announce COVID-19 booster shots for all adults - sources

A medical worker talks to a patient at a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination center in Ancenis-Saint-Gereon, France, November 17, 2021. REUTERS/Stephane MaheRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterPARIS, Nov 25 (Reuters) – France is set to announce that COVID-19 booster shots will be made available to all adults, along with stricter rules on wearing … Read more

France tests crypto assets in series of government bond deals

France tests crypto assets in series of government bond deals

France has used digital assets and blockchain technology in a series of bond transactions, marking one of the most significant trials to date of cryptocurrencies in a leading established market.A consortium of France’s biggest financial market participants utilised a digital currency issued by the Banque de France as part of the 10-month experiment in the country’s … Read more

France Wrestles With Crypto-Regulation | PYMNTS.com

France Wrestles With Crypto-Regulation

France is among countries increasingly grappling with the challenges of regulating cryptocurrencies, Euronews reported. The country has “several billion” dollars sitting in crypto wallets, and one of the goals of some policymakers is to encourage the spending of those funds, according to the report. One proposal is to establish a flat tax rate of 30% … Read more