the Autorité de la concurrence closes the dispute with Google

The Competition Authority announces Tuesday, June 21 to end the litigation procedure between the French media and Google in the neighboring rights file, by accepting the commitments made by the American Internet giant. “The Autorité considers that the commitments proposed by Google are such as to put an end to the competition concerns. » This … Read more

in Brandenburg, the future Tesla factory is skating

In the rural and wooded region of the Land of Brandenburg, near Berlin, a haven of peace for holidaymakers, hikers and other cyclists, a gigantic industrial site has emerged in less than a year. The first buildings of the future Tesla factory have already come out of the ground. Placed on some 300 hectares of … Read more

Tesla wants to divide its share by three to attract employees and small shareholders

Other stock market giants, such as Amazon, whose stock has exploded recently, have carried out similar operations. The electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla will split its share on Wall Street by three to make the title more accessible to its employees and small shareholders, thus imitating several big names in tech. The company led by Elon … Read more

Nitin Gajria, Google’s “Mr. Africa”

Published on : 06/10/2022 – 08:02 Nitin Gajria… This name surely means nothing to you, and yet he is Google’s “Mr. Africa”. Nitin Gajria is spearheading a billion dollar digital project on the continent. He is the head of one of the web giants… The boss of Google Africa has been based in Johannesburg for … Read more

Nitin Gajria, Google’s “Mr. Africa”

Published on : 06/10/2022 – 08:02 Nitin Gajria… This name surely means nothing to you, and yet he is Google’s “Mr. Africa”. Nitin Gajria is spearheading a billion dollar digital project on the continent. He is the head of one of the web giants… The boss of Google Africa has been based in Johannesburg for … Read more

the local health insurance scheme lowers its contributions

The local health insurance scheme of Alsace-Moselle has announced that it will lower the employee contribution of its policyholders from 1.5% to 1.3% in 2022. This compulsory complementary health insurance, specific to the departments of Haut-Rhin , Bas-Rhin and Moselle, and inherited from the very generous German social legislation of the beginning of the 20th … Read more

the still uncertain effects of the reform

Return to surpluses for Unédic. After a Covid crisis which will have marked the unemployment insurance scheme financially, by almost doubling its debt (from 37 billion euros in 2019 to 64 billion in 2021), the improvement in the economic situation is felt in the accounts, with a projected surplus of 2.5 billion in 2022. The … Read more

too few insured, pending the 2023 reform

“It’s too expensive», «it doesn’t cover all my losses“: farmers, on the front line in the face of climatic hazards, are still reluctant to insure themselves against the loss of their crops, while new, better adapted systems will come into force at the beginning of 2023. A chopped vine, wheat bent by hailstones of the … Read more

How to change your home loan insurance at any time

The breakthrough was eagerly awaited by consumer protection associations. Thanks to the adoption of the Lemoine law on February 17, 2022, the French will be able to terminate their borrower insurance at any time, as soon as they take out another one with at least equivalent conditions. The interest is twofold: to obtain a more … Read more

The “laser” to quit smoking: beware of smoking

AFP, published on Sunday, May 29, 2022 at 10:53 am With the laser, “stop smoking in one session”, “success rate of 85%”: these enticing promises swarm on the internet in France. But beware, this technique, like other supposedly miracle methods, is not scientifically validated, warn doctors and authorities. “1 year warranty & no weight gain”, … Read more