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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 after 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 was 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 after its 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 first dose. This does not unduly worry 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 Tuesday afternoon in the town of Aimargues, southwest of Nîmes, following the violent storms that 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 this 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]