20 internet service providers pledge to cut costs

The White House announced Monday that it has reached an agreement with 20 internet providers, including AT&T, Comcast and Verizon, to reduce subscription costs and guarantee broadband access to low-income households. Read alsoEmmanuel Macron wants to impose automatic parental controls on Internet service providers «The Biden-Harris administration has obtained commitments from the top 20 internet […]

the TurboTax platform will have to reimburse millions of taxpayers

An American platform used to complete the tax return will have to reimburse 4.4 million people it charged for a free service, the New York Attorney General announced on Wednesday May 4. In all, the online financial services specialist Intuit “will have to pay $141 million in damages to the millions of consumers who were […]

direct flights from Sydney to London and New York by the end of 2025

Australian airline Qantas announced on Monday that it will launch the world’s first commercial non-stop flights linking Sydney with London and New York by the end of 2025. Read alsoQantas confirms its switch to Airbus It will order 12 Airbus A350-1000 to ensure the flights of the “Project Sunriseto cities such as London and New […]

Faced with geopolitical risk, Volkswagen wants to strengthen in the United States

The German car giant Volkswagen confirmed on Wednesday its ambition to more than double its market share in the United States, a region neglected in recent years but which is gaining importance in a “increasingly polarized world». Read alsoWar in Ukraine disrupts BMW and Volkswagen After a first quarter marked by a 100% jump in […]

New York Mayor Promotes Local Cryptocurrency Launch

New York Mayor-elect Eric Adams on Monday promoted a new cryptocurrency in his city’s colors that is set to launch on Wednesday, giving another token of his commitment to digital currencies. Read alsoThe keys to understanding the great contagion of cryptocurrencies During his campaign, the former policeman said in June that under his leadership, New […]

favorable opinion of the commission of inquiry

The commission of inquiry issued a favorable opinion on the modernization and extension of Lille-Lesquin airport, a project denounced as “anachronisticby his opponents, but made a reservation and five recommendations, according to his conclusions consulted on Wednesday by AFP. Read alsoLille airport: flights will resume no later than June 15 Favorable opinions were issued tothe […]

a half-percentage-point rate hike “on the table” for the next Fed meeting

The American central bank (Fed) could, during the next meeting of its monetary committee at the beginning of May, raise its key rates more quickly than it had done in March, in the face of high inflation, indicated Thursday, April 21 its President, Jerome Powell. Read alsoJoe Biden announces $800 million in new military aid […]

high prices do not deter demand for airline tickets

Sales of plane tickets, after a soft spot linked to the Omicron variant at the start of the year, rebounded strongly despite high prices and American companies hope to return frankly to the green despite the rise in the cost of kerosene. Read alsoThe price of plane tickets between mainland France and the Overseas territories […]

surprise rebound in consumer confidence in April

U.S. consumer confidence unexpectedly rebounded in April as the outlook for jobs and wages was positive, but the level remains very low, according to the University of Michigan survey’s preliminary estimate released Thursday. The index measuring confidence jumped 10.6% in April from March, and climbed to 65.7 points, surprising analysts who expected a further drop […]