Beijing acknowledges that the variant complicates the Winter Olympics, warning from Moderna CEO

A notice regarding Covid-19 security measures at Narita International Airport on the first day of the closure of Japanese borders to prevent the spread of the new variant of the Omicron coronavirus, on November 30, 2021. KIM KYUNG-HOON / REUTERS In the aftermath of the alert from the health ministers of the G7 countries declaring … Read more

Winter in Switzerland winks at the young target, between safety and sustainability

New and different initiatives aimed at winning back a young and Italian audience in particular “considering that also for this winter season – and perhaps even beyond – long-range tourism continues to be canceled out by the pandemic”. Christina Glaeser, director of Switzerland Tourism in Italy, thus introduces initiatives and innovations that will characterize the … Read more

no risk of “black-out” in France, even if winter promises to be “under vigilance”, according to RTE

In Quedillac (Ille-et-Vilaine), February 12, 2021. DAMIEN MEYER / AFP In prospect of snowflakes and extreme cold, the question has something to shudder: would France have to fear an electricity shortage? Reassuring answer: even in the worst scenario, the national manager of the Electricity Transmission Network (RTE) always excludes any risk of “black-out” and of … Read more

The Restos du cœur launch their 37th winter campaign, marked by “the worsening of precariousness” due to the health crisis

The entrance to a Restos du cœur distribution center, in Nice, on November 22, 2021. ERIC GAILLARD / REUTERS Tens of thousands of volunteers are launching the new Restos du cœur winter campaign on Tuesday, November 23. For the 37e year in a row, distribution centers will be opened to the poorest to eat and, … Read more

“Winter promises to be a difficult period but we know how to curb the virus”

Children accompanied by their parents go to a medical center to be vaccinated against the Covid-19 vaccine, in Vienna, on November 15, 2021. JOE KLAMAR / AFP As the number of Covid cases skyrockets in Europe – with an incidence of 400 cases per 100,000 inhabitants – several countries have taken or are planning to … Read more

Tensions will remain high on the gas market this winter

The construction site of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline in Lubmin, Germany, March 26, 2019. TOBIAS SCHWARZ / AFP Work has been completed since September, but the big pipe will not carry gas between Russia and northern Germany for several months. The suspension of the approval procedure for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline … Read more

Eight reasons to visit Malta in winter

Autumn sleet announces the arrival of inclement and creepy weather, which we prefer to spend huddled in a blanket, ideally with a hot drink and quality music in the player. Nevertheless, some of us itch in autumn and winter the need to travel, ideally to warm countries. Pleasant temperatures, interesting culture and a Christmas mood … Read more

two weekly flights throughout the winter

Vueling today inaugurated the new connection between Turin and Paris Orly airport, which will be operational throughout the winter season with two frequencies per week, on Tuesdays and Saturdays. The service further increases the connections between Italy and France and is the second operating from the Turin base, already connected with Barcelona, with two weekly … Read more