Mar 31

Earlier this year, the head of state went to Mayotte in anticipation of the creation of the 101st French department. For the 186,000 inhabitants of the island, the promise became a reality this Thursday, March 31.
If 2010 has prepared the process of departmentalization, Mayotte has a long way to go. The economic [...]

Mar 29

If dairy products are our friends for life, the industrial sector are not always soft. Ken Powell, CEO of General Mills, which came a week ago in exclusive talks to buy 51% of Yoplait, can thank Emmanuel Besnier, head of Lactalis. Nestle could indeed have become co-shareholder of Yoplait, associated with Lactalis, its partner [...]

Mar 25

The crazy gamble Jean-Philippe Pare? Finding ways of Philadelphia cream cheese Nutella cream cheese. After eighteen months of preparation, the president of the French subsidiary of Kraft Foods will launch next month with great fanfare Philadelphia, one of the blockbusters of the group, one of eleven brands "billionaires" (1.4 billion EUR 2 billion worth [...]

Mar 24

Under the triple pressure of the market, the Brussels and its parliament, the Portuguese government saw its final hours. Minority, the Socialist Prime Minister Jose Socrates has failed to pass in Parliament on Wednesday afternoon, a fourth level of rigor in one year. The disparate opposition, including the establishment of Communists and Social Democrats [...]

Mar 22
Wall Street up sharply
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At the opening of U.S. stock markets, the Dow Jones advance of 0.73% at 11,947 points, the Standard & Poor's 500 and Nasdaq 100 rise respectively from 1.09% to 1293 points and 1.29% to 2678 points. A new session is so bullish on. Already on Friday, U.S. markets had ended the week up, encouraged [...]

Mar 20
Tokyo ready to release $ 127 billion
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Faced with the triple disaster (earthquake, tsunami, nuclear accident) that affects Japan, the Japanese government is studying the establishment of an emergency plan to help Island businesses to continue their activities , reported Saturday the Nikkei Newspaper. In total, the emergency budget specially created and distributed in the form of loans at low interest [...]

Mar 18

Pushing the age of retirement is the best tool available to states to stay afloat financing system without having to reduce pensions and impoverished pensioners, J. OECD.
In France, longer working lives, either through raising the retirement age or by extending the contribution period, a strategy is "paying", says the Organization for Economic [...]

Mar 17
Wall Street stumbles
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U.S. stock markets opened lower in early Wednesday, then stumbled in early afternoon after starting down by 0.49%, the Dow Jones back at the close of 2.04% to 11,613 points, the Standard & Poor's 500 fell 1.95% to 1257 points and the Nasdaq 100 yields 1.89% to 2617 points.
The trust is far [...]

Mar 15

Difficult to imagine sitting in the green Monday in the Paris Bourse. Already upset Friday by the earthquake and tsunami that hit on Japan, the Cac 40 does not go up the slope: the meeting starts on a decline of 0.37% to 3914.03 points. In London, the decline was less marked: the FTSE-100 lost [...]

Mar 13

The noose is tightening around the Renault. One of the three security officials of the automotive group into custody-to-view this weekend, Dominique Gevrey, was referred Sunday to the Paris prosecutor, while a judicial inquiry was opened for "scam organized gang ", following the dismissal last January three group executives for espionage.
Dominique was [...]

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