Posted on Oct 30, 2020

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The French President, Emmanuel Macron, spoke this week to inform the country of the upcoming restrictions due to COVID. Here is a summary of what was communicated to the country on October 28, 2020:
• Confinement will be in effect from Thursday, October 29, 2020 at midnight.
• Schools will remain open and kids will attend school. This includes day-care, elementary school, junior high and high school grades.
• Universities will teach online.
• Teleworking will be enforced wherever possible 5 days out of 5. If not possible to work from home then people must carry justification papers.
• All non-essential businesses will close.
• All bars and restaurants will be closed.
• No circulating between regions within France.
• No gatherings of any kind.
• Gyms, stadiums and sporting facilities will be closed. No team sports practices permitted.
• People will be able to go outside for fresh air and exercise however the exact details have not yet been communicated.
• The confinement will most likely be until December 1, 2020.
• A re-opening will be considered in 15 days time once the situation has been evaluated.
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