The president of the Republic must apply to the French, Sunday, 14 June at 20 hours. A speech expected on many points and that will set the tone for the summer : to end the state of emergency, relaxation of sanitary measures in schools, measures to support employment and the industry… What will be the main announcements of Emmanuel Macron ?
Emmanuel Macron, addressed the nation Sunday, June 14, for the fourth time since the beginning of the epidemic Covid-19 : an official speech scheduled for 20 hours, during which the President of the Republic should evoke the third step of the déconfinement, to make an assessment of the health crisis and to speak about the economic crisis, to which France will be confronted in the coming months.
The déconfinement must proceed… but with caution !
While many policy-makers and industry call to accelerate the déconfinement, given the positive evolution of the health situation, the president prefers to move forward ” with great caution and serious “.
This Sunday, however, Emmanuel Macron is expected to confirm the end of the state of emergency , a priori, announced for the 10th of July. But, as was revealed in the daily World Wednesday, this lifting of the state of emergency should be accompanied by a transitional period of four months. The latter, approved by the scientific council, will allow to impose restrictions in some areas, such as limitations or health measures, in particular in public transport, for example.
For the time being, the third step of the déconfinement is scheduled for June 22. It should in particular allow the re-opening of the restaurants and bars located in the orange zone, either in the Île-de-France, Guyana and Mayotte. Up to now, in these departments, only the terraces can be exploited.
This date will also mark the reopening of the theatres and cinemas.
To to a relaxation of sanitary measures in the school ?
In his speech Sunday, Emmanuel Macron says may be more about easing the possible health measures in schools, claimed by many actors of the society. For the time being, only 1.8 million students in a total of $ 6.7 million, are returned in class, most of them part-time.
Announcements Emmanuel Macron will undoubtedly also raises economic and social necessary in the months to come. The head of State is also expected to discuss support for jobs, businesses and workers, but also the decisions taken by the government to support the automotive, tourism and aviation.