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French PM Édouard Philippe confirms €1.3 billion investment plan to aid tourism industry

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Issued on: 14/05/2020 – 12:23Modified: 14/05/2020 – 12:23

The French government on Thursday unveiled a 1.3 billion euros ($1.4 billion) investment plan for the country's tourism sector, which has been hit hard by the coronavirus crisis and the resulting shutdown in tourist attractions and hotels.

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"What is good for the tourism industry, is often good for the whole of France," said Prime Minister Edouard Philippe.

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