US and EU discuss ban on Russian oil imports

So far, the energy sector has been largely spared by the measures taken by the West in order not to destabilize the markets. The United States and the European Uniondiscuss very activelyof the possibility of banning imports of Russian oil in response to the invasion of Ukraine, said Sunday the head of the American diplomacy […]

the United States is ramping up production

DECRYPTION – Faced with soaring prices and the recovery in demand, American oil companies have been increasing their production for a year. Washington Correspondent Over the past year, in response to soaring oil prices, the number of wells in operation in the United States has already increased by more than 60%. Some 650 wells are […]

The business climate rebounded strongly in February, according to INSEE

The indicator gained 5 points in February to reach 112 points, well above its long-term average. The business climate rebounded sharply in February in France, after two months of decline linked to health restrictions which had accompanied the spread of the Omicron variant, INSEE reported on Wednesday. The indicator that summarizes this business climate, calculated […]

High inflation in the United States is “not tolerable”, says Janet Yellen

The rise in prices reached 7.5% on a national average over one year in January, its fastest pace in nearly 40 years. The surge in prices in the United States is not “not tolerable”, acknowledges Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, while praising Joe Biden’s policy. The minister is now turning to the central bank to slow […]

Detroit, victim of Canadian trucks

The antivaxes block a sensitive border for the automobile. On the borders of Ontario and Michigan, a huge 2.3 kilometer long bridge, the Ambassador Bridge, overlooks the Detroit River. The truckers Canadian antivax besieged the place, strategically located between Detroit, United States, and Windsor, Ontario. More than 323 million dollars of goods, 8,000 to 10,000 […]

airlines are alarmed at ‘chaos’ if 5G isn’t restricted near airports

At the center of concerns, the possible disturbances on the on-board instruments and their consequences on the planes. The bosses of ten American airlines expressed alarm to United States authorities on Monday about the potential «chaos» what the deployment of ultra-fast 5G mobile internet technology around airports would represent, in a letter obtained by AFP. […]

Foreign companies seduced by a France with renewed attractiveness

DECRYPTION – The Choose France summit in Versailles is postponed, but investment projects are piling up. The Choose France event, which since the beginning of the five-year term in January has brought together the greatest international leaders under the gold of the Château de Versailles, may have been postponed once again for health reasons – […]

Record of tests and stability of work stoppages for 2021, according to Health Insurance

Nearly 170 million tests have been reimbursed with a volume of work stoppages “Almost stable” compared to the past year at more than 30 million. A name “extremely high“of tests reimbursed, nearly 170 million, and a volume of work stoppages”almost stable“Compared to the year spent at more than 30 million: Health Insurance drew the first […]

In the United States, inflation is driving up the price of used cars

Due to the shortage of microchips, new cars are scarce. Individuals who resell their car do good business. Sell ​​your used car at the same price, or even more expensive despite a higher mileage? This is the unprecedented consequence of soaring prices in the United States. “It’s a totally new trend” which is not about […]

Hospitals and clinics are struggling to adapt to the 5th wave

Public and private phosphorize with the approach of the presidential election to propose an overhaul of the health system. With 23,300 Covid patients currently treated in health establishments, including 4,000 patients in intensive care, the situation remains tense. “Hospital pressure remains very strong and could exceed in magnitude that of the first wave, alerted Wednesday […]