Économie

Donald Tusk: Special place in hell for Brexiteers without a plan

Donald Tusk: Special place in hell for Brexiteers without a plan With less than two months before Britain is scheduled to leave the EU, Tusk, who has an Irish speechwriter, said the priority is now to prevent a no-deal Brexit . The Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), which has propped up May's government since she lost her parliamentary majority in a 2017 snap election, said it wanted to get a deal agreed but the border backstop had to be rep... [Full Article...]

Venezuela UPRISING: Maduro on brink over aid block - 'Everyone is hungry!'

Venezuela UPRISING: Maduro on brink over aid block - 'Everyone is hungry!' Subsequently, Guaido, on January 23, proclaimed himself to be the President, despite Maduro winning the presidential elections a year ago. Maduro, though, said humanitarian aid would be the forerunner of a US-led invasion, insisting that "no one will enter, not one invading soldier". [Full Article...]

La Commission européenne rejette la fusion Alstom-Siemens, le projet est enterré

La Commission européenne rejette la fusion Alstom-Siemens, le projet est enterré La Danoise Margrethe Vestager, commissaire européenne à la Concurrence, n'aura donc pas hésité à se mettre à dos les deux Etats les plus influents aux sein de l'Union, au nom de la protection des consommateurs européens. En près de trente ans, plus de 6.000 fusions ont été approuvées et moins d'une trentaine ont été bloquées. "Il y aurait pu y avoir une autre interprétation des règles européennes ... [Full Article...]

State of the Union: Here's What to Expect from President Trump

State of the Union: Here's What to Expect from President Trump Last December, Joshua and his family made headlines after his parents, Megan Trump Berto and Bobby Berto chose to go public with their story. Expect a chilly response in the chamber from Democrats as he talks about what he again says would be a "wall". [Full Article...]

Messe de clôture du pape François aux Émirats

Messe de clôture du pape François aux Émirats Les deux leaders religieux ont publié un texte appelant en particulier à la liberté de croyance et d'expression, à la protection des lieux de culte et prônant audacieusement une pleine citoyenneté pour les "minorités" discriminées . Encerclée par des cavaliers munis de bannières du Vatican et des Émirats arabes unis , la voiture du pontife s'est engagée dans la cour d'honneur tandis que des av... [Full Article...]

Panicked investors can't get their US$190m after crypto exchange CEO dies

Panicked investors can't get their US$190m after crypto exchange CEO dies In this scenario, it appears that the exchange's CEO was the only one with the passwords to the cold wallets . Virtual currency exchanges suffered at least five major attacks previous year. "For the past weeks, we have worked extensively to address our liquidity issues", a letter to customers on the QuadrigaCX website reads, "which include attempting to locate and secure our very significant cr... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump salue "une lettre magnifique" de Xi Jinping — Commerce

Donald Trump salue Ces pourparlers, qui se dérouleront sur deux jours, représentent une étape significative dans la mise en œuvre de l'important consensus de vues atteint par le président chinois Xi Jinping et le président américain Donald Trump lors d'un dîner de travail à Buenos Aires, en Argentine, le 1er décembre dernier. [Full Article...]

United States employers add robust 304K jobs; joblessness up to 4 pct

United States employers add robust 304K jobs; joblessness up to 4 pct Over the year, average hourly earnings have increased by a total of 85 cents, or about 3.2 percent. The partial shutdown of federal agencies may have ended (for at least a couple more weeks), but the effects of that episode are still being observed. [Full Article...]

Insolite : il commande un maillot de bain et reçoit des Louis d’or

Insolite : il commande un maillot de bain et reçoit des Louis d’or L'histoire est racontée par le site de Ouest-France . De petits lingots et des Louis d'or d'un montant total de 20.000 euros: telle a été l'avantageuse substitution à un maillot de bain commandé sur le Net par un habitant de Vannes. "La facture jointe s'élevait à environ 20 000 euros", raconte-t-il encore à Ouest France . Décidément très serviable, le Vannetais s'y rend, mais trouve porte clos... [Full Article...]

Foxconn Damage Control: Promises to Stick by Factory Plans in Wisconsin

Foxconn Damage Control: Promises to Stick by Factory Plans in Wisconsin Nikkei said it had obtained a document that showed Foxconn reached its decision to after negotiations with Evers. Trump tweeted that it was "great news" for Wisconsin . President Donald Trump takes a tour of Foxconn with Foxconn chairman Terry Gou, right, and CEO of SoftBank Masayoshi Son in Mt. Not since President Ronald Reagan in 1984 had a Republican carried Wisconsin in a presidential ... [Full Article...]

Debutant Ntamack among Toulouse trio for Six Nations opener

Debutant Ntamack among Toulouse trio for Six Nations opener The victor was full-back Jessy Tremouliere , who was injured towards the end of past year, and it will be a blow to the French squad that she is unavailable, along with a number of their other leading players who will be on sevens duty. "We know they have a formidable defence, and unfortunately we didn't start the second half well and they did". Well they might, given the former is ranked 15th i... [Full Article...]

L'UE accuse huit grandes banques d'entente sur le marché obligataire

L'UE accuse huit grandes banques d'entente sur le marché obligataire La Commission européenne annonce avoir informé huit banques de son avis préliminaire pour avoir enfreint les règles de concurrence de l'UE en s'entendant, par périodes entre 2007 à 2012, pour fausser la concurrence lors de l'acquisition et du trading d'obligations d'État européennes. [Full Article...]

800 kilos retrouvés en France dans 9 entreprises — Viande avariée polonaise

800 kilos retrouvés en France dans 9 entreprises — Viande avariée polonaise Comme l'a précisé vendredi 1er février le ministre de l'Agriculture Didier Guillaume sur CNews , 795 kilos de viande frauduleuse polonaise ont été importés en France depuis un abattoir illégal du nord-est de la Pologne . Sur ce total, 513 kilogrammes ont été récupérés dans ces entreprises de négoce de viande en France à la mi-journée, selon nos informations. Varsovie a fermé l'entrepri... [Full Article...]

US Fed keeps interest rate unchanged, says will be ‘patient’

US Fed keeps interest rate unchanged, says will be ‘patient’ Investing, trading and speculation in any financial markets may involve high risk of loss. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, which had already been up strongly, surged about 200 points once the Fed statement was released and was up about 460 points almost an hour later. [Full Article...]

Amazon’s fourth-quarter sales hit a record $72 billion

Amazon’s fourth-quarter sales hit a record $72 billion Shares were down 4 percent in pre-market trading at 7:32 a.m.in New York Friday. Analysts projected US$71.9 billion. The company's "other" revenue category, which is mostly advertising, grew 95 percent to $3.39 billion in the quarter. Net income for the quarter was $3 billion, up from $1.9 billion in the year-ago quarter. Amazon's earnings-per-share came in at $6.04 in Q4, beating average estima... [Full Article...]

Des milliers de retraités dans les rues pour défendre leur pouvoir d'achat

Des milliers de retraités dans les rues pour défendre leur pouvoir d'achat Ainsi, 70 % des retraités ne seront pas assujettis à la hausse de cet impôt - entrée en vigueur en janvier 2018 pour compenser la suppression des cotisations maladie et chômage des salariés du privé -, contre 40 % avant, selon le gouvernement. [Full Article...]

Alibaba’s Revenue Jumps Despite China Slowdown

Alibaba’s Revenue Jumps Despite China Slowdown Businesses worldwide are bearing the brunt of slowing growth in China , which has generated a third of global growth in recent years. Much anticipated regulation of e-commerce in China isn't likely to be very disruptive, and the economy is poised to improve a bit later this year, according to a note from UBS analysts emailed to Retail Dive. [Full Article...]

GM halts operations at 11 Michigan plants after utility's urgent appeal

GM halts operations at 11 Michigan plants after utility's urgent appeal In a live Facebook video, CMS Energy CEO Patti Poppe thanked companies for the cutbacks but also urged 1.8 million non-corporate MI customers to use as little natural gas as possible so that places like hospitals and nursing homes would not be without power. [Full Article...]

Here’s What Modi Govt Said on Unemployment Data Row

Here’s What Modi Govt Said on Unemployment Data Row The NSC, the final adjudicating authority, had approved this report in December 2018. Kant added that India is creating enough jobs for new entrants but may not be creating enough good quality jobs. Himanshu, associate professor at Jawaharlal Nehru University, told HuffPost India that the PLFS has two parts, rural and urban, with different reporting frequencies-annual for rural and annual pl... [Full Article...]

No US-China Trade Deal until I Meet with Xi Jinping

No US-China Trade Deal until I Meet with Xi Jinping For the U.S., presidential involvement is needed to break the "bureaucratic logjam" between hardliners such as U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Trump advisors who fear the trade war's impact upon the U.S. Meanwhile, Mr Trump, a self-described "Tariff Man", rejected a previous proposal from Beijing to resolve the dispute with increased purchases of U.S. [Full Article...]


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