Keyword: exodus

Huge traffic jams as Paris residents flee city lockdown for the country

Traffic jams in and around the French capital on Sunday were estimated to stretch to a cumulative total of at least 700 kilometres as residents who could fled the city for a rural environment before new national lockdown measures came into force as of midnight on Thursday.

Top executives join France exodus

New evidence of senior managers leaving the country emerges as President François Hollande battles stalling economy and tumbling approval ratings.