the main part President Macron announced the closure of most non-essential businesses on Friday. The list of those that will be allowed to remain open is the same as the list for the first containment in the spring.
“The economy must neither stop nor collapse”: it is with these words that Emmanuel Macron announced on Wednesday 28 October during a child speech the closure of businesses deemed non-essential in the context of a new national containment But which are the businesses that should remain open even after Friday? Prime Minister Jean Castex will make more specific announcements Thursday evening at 6:30 p.m.
President Macron has already specified that the shops authorised to open would a priori be the same as those on the list published in the decree of 23 March last, “apart from a few changes”. Here is the list:
- Maintenance, repair and control strategies for motor vehicles, agricultural vehicles, machinery and equipment
- Commerce d’équipements