The President of France Emmanuel macron appointed Jean Castex the new Prime Minister of the country. About it it is reported on the website of the Elysee Palace.
“The President of the Republic appointed Mr. Castex Prime Minister and instructed him to form a government”, – stated in the message.
The new head of government was appointed hours later , after the resignation of Edouard Philippe, who was elected mayor of Le Havre.
How to write RFI, Castex is the representative of the right-wing “Republicans”, the mayor of the town of Prades in the Eastern Pyrenees. He coordinated the government program of the country’s exit from quarantine and has “a reputation as a skilled and effective Manager”.