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Transavia reinforces its programme in France with the opening of five routes - 09/16/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. Transavia France launches five new routes serving the South of France from Paris-Orly and Nantes-Atlantique.

Flight cancellations and delays in France this summer could cost airlines €26 million - 09/11/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. According to a survey conducted by Flightright, between July and August 2020, just over 65,000 flights were operated out of France, down 60% from 2019. version française

The port of Beirut suffered less than expected - 08/27/2020 - Gérard Tur

LEBANON. "The port is once again operating at 100%, for imports and exports" according to the new director of the port.

A new shipping line between France, Italy and Tunisia - 08/18/2020 - Gérard Tur

MEDITERRANEAN. It serves from August 22nd the ports of Sète, Marina Di Carrara and Sousse.

The Port of Marseille maintains its 2020 investments, despite a 15% drop in its traffic - 07/09/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE. Impacted by the health crisis, the Grand Port Maritime de Marseille will maintain the €57m of investments planned for 2020 and will even add more than €6.5m of commercial measures to revive port activities.

The dismissal of Tunisair's CEO is causing a stir - 07/08/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

TUNISIA. After refusing a rescue plan for the airline, the Tunisian Transport Minister dismissed Tunisair's CEO under conditions deemed unconstitutional.

Israeli airline El Al to receive a $250m state-guaranteed loan - 07/07/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

ISRAEL. The airline company El Al accepted the rescue plan proposed by the Israeli government and could be nationalised again.

The Portuguese government nationalises the airline TAP - 07/03/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

PORTUGAL. To save it, the Portuguese Prime Minister raises the State's share in the airline TAP from 50 to 72.5%.

Covid-19 crisis leads Airbus to cut 15,000 jobs and Air France 7,585 - 07/01/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

FRANCE / SPAIN. Airbus is planning to reduce its workforce by 15,000 employees, including 5,000 in France and 900 in Spain. Air France will cut nearly 7,600.

The Port of Barcelona launches a new service to Turkey - 06/11/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

SPAIN. JSV Logistics now connects the port of Barcelona with the Turkish ports of Gebze and Ambarli in five days.

European airports do not envisage a return to pre-Covid-19 air traffic until 2023 - 06/08/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

EUROPEAN UNION. Despite the lifting of the restrictive measures taken on transport, ACI Europe, the association of European airports, does not envisage a return to traffic in 2019 until 2023. It also complains that, unlike the main airlines, it has not benefited from government aid. EUROPEAN UNION. Despite the ongoing lifting...

European Commission authorises €7bn special aid to Air France - 05/04/2020

FRANCE. The European Commission authorises the emergency cash support granted by the French State to Air France for €7 billion.

Air France to open reservations for Maghreb in June - 04/29/2020 - Frédéric Dubessy

MAGHREB / FRANCE. Air France is preparing to strengthen its domestic routes and is reopening bookings for Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco.
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