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Vaccination of caregivers, Pont-Scorff zoo, Smic: mid-day update – Brittany




Two injured, including one serious, in a road accident in Languenan

At around 5 a.m., the firefighters were alerted by a witness to the presence of a vehicle involved in an accident on a road near Languenan (22). On the spot, they discovered two young men of 19 injured: one in serious condition, imprisoned in the car; the other, less seriously affected, outside the vehicle. The two victims were transported by firefighters to the Saint-Malo hospital center. [Plus d’infos ici]


The new Pont-Scorff zoo will be called Les Terres de Nataé

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Three months later the takeover of the old Pont-Scorff zoo by the Breton entrepreneur Sébastien Musset, the new name of the animal park of the country of Lorient has been revealed: it is the Terres de Nataé, named after a Celtic deity, associated with protection and renewal. For the president of the new park, “moving from the Pont-Scorff zoo to the Terres de Nataé is not a simple name change, but the renewal of a strong approach to preservation and animal welfare”. [Plus d’infos ici]

The “Brittany” section


Vaccination obligation: the moment of truth for the healthcare system

The ultimatum has expired. Two months later his announcement by Emmanuel Macron, the vaccine obligation against covid-19 came into force on Wednesday for 2.7 million professionals in hospitals, retirement homes … But a small minority has still not received a first dose. What does not worry too much Professor François-René Pruvot, who was interviewed by franceinfo. According to the president of the Conference of Presidents of Medical Commissions of University Hospital Center Establishments, “the hospital will hold up.” [Suivez notre direct]


Thunderstorms in the Gard: the missing person found safe and sound

The person reported missing since this Tuesday afternoon in the town of Aimargues, south-west of Nîmes, following the violent storms which hit the Gard, was found safe and sound this Wednesday morning by the gendarmes. This 65-year-old man, “initially supposed to have fallen into the Rhony”, a tributary of the Vistre, had in fact “found refuge at the time of the rising waters”, explained the prefecture. [Plus d’infos ici]

The “France” section


Minimum wage: automatic increase of 2.2%, or nearly € 35 gross per month on October 1

On October 1, the minimum wage will increase automatically, due to inflation figures published on Wednesday by INSEE, with an increase of nearly € 35 gross per month, according to AFP calculations. Currently at 1,554.58 € gross per month, it will thus be raised to approximately 1,589 €, the gross hourly minimum wage should rise from 10.25 € to 10.48 €. The consumer price index having increased by 2.2% compared to November 2020, the reference month for the last revaluation of the minimum wage, this increase is mechanical because the Labor Code provides for an increase of at least 2% must result in a revaluation. [Plus d’infos ici]