Eiffel Tower to reopen after longest closure since WWII

PARIS (AP) — Workers are preparing the Eiffel Tower for reopening next week, after the coronavirus pandemic led to the iconic Paris landmark’s longest closure since World War II. France’s tourism industry is opening back up, but the 324-metre tall wrought-iron tower will not immediately welcome visitors the way it did before the country went into lockdown in March. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin