Russia will have to reorganize its hydrocarbon sector according to Vladimir Putin

The war in Ukraine, provoked by Vladimir Putin, puts Russia in a difficult situation, dependent on its sales of hydrocarbons. Russia will have to reorganize its energy sector in the…

The famous English fish and chips, collateral victims of the war in Ukraine

Soaring prices, shortage of ingredients from Russia… Fish and chip brands are suffering from the war in Ukraine. A third of them could close in the UK. It is one…

Bercy publishes the list of real estate companies controlled by oligarchs

Bercy pinpoints the real estate companies that serve as covers for the oligarchs. Objective: to block their activity and facilitate their tracking. Bercy hardens the hunt for the ets of…

Allianz to pay $6 billion to settle litigation over fraudulent practices in the United States

It is a colossal sanction that falls on the insurance group, Allianz. The policeman of the American Stock Exchange, the SEC, announced Tuesday that the giant of the insurance Allianz…

union officials mixed after the appointment of Elisabeth Borne

Philippe Martinez, secretary general of the CGT, for his part castigated the “very negative balance sheet” of Elisabeth Borne in the government. Most union officials consider the new Prime Minister…

in the face of shortages, Russia eases car manufacturing standards

Cars without ABS or airbags can now be produced. Russia has eased the standards for vehicle manufacturing on its territory, allowing the production of cars without ABS or airbags, because…

The unemployment rate down slightly in the 1st quarter of 2022, to the lowest since the beginning of 2008

The unemployment rate was almost stable in the first quarter of 2022 at 7.3% of the active population in France (excluding Mayotte) against 7.4% in the last quarter of 2021.…

the Covid undermines consumption and propels unemployment

Nearly 400 million Chinese have been subject to movement restrictions in recent weeks. Very strict confinements which have a devastating effect on the economy. Correspondent in Asia, The omicron effect…

Telecommuting increases productivity

For twenty years, France has been one of the countries where it is progressing the slowest. Despite the new industrial revolution around communication, productivity growth continues to slow in Western…

the United States and Europe are reconnecting

ANALYSIS – Faced with Russia and China, the transatlantic partners are strengthening their cooperation. The European Union and the United States are committed to “cooperate to mitigate the negative effects…

Who are the creditors of our 2813 billion euros of public debt?

ANALYSIS – France, which has never defaulted for 225 years, finances itself almost entirely on the capital markets around the world. We must face the facts: public debt is not…

The crisis halts French Tech fundraising

The plunge in the Nasdaq leads to a fall in the valuations of French start-ups in search of new money. “Return to normal”, “mini-crash”, “paradigm shift”… Whatever the chosen vocabulary,…

The controversy over the subjects of SES, a crisis that comes from afar

The students begin a baccalaureate test at the Diderot technical high school in Paris, on May 11, 2022. THOMAS SAMSON / AFP “You will show that innovation can help push…

Sri Lanka is running out of oil, says its prime minister

The political crisis is superimposed on an economic crisis: Sri Lanka is now deprived of oil. Crisis-hit Sri Lanka is running out of oil as it is unable to find…

sales accelerated further in Europe in the first quarter

The two-wheeler market seems to be resistant to inflation. The two-wheeler craze continues in Europe: sales of motorcycles and scooters accelerated further in the first quarter, the ociation of European…