Withdrawal in sight in Europe with USA-China tensions – 08/02/2022 at 07:51

WITHDRAWAL IN VIEW IN EUROPE WITH USA-CHINA TENSIONS by Laetitia Volga PARIS (Reuters) – The main European stock markets are expected to fall on Tuesday at the opening in the wake of Asian markets due to renewed tensions between China and the United States over Taiwan and concerns about the slowdown. of the global economy, … Read more

United States: Congress approves a text to help the semiconductor sector – 07/28/2022 at 21:45

UNITED STATES: CONGRESS APPROVES TEXT TO HELP THE SEMICONDUCTOR SECTOR WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved a massive bill to subsidize the semiconductor industry, hoping to allow U.S. companies to compete with China and ease the recurring shortage of chips which affected many sectors. It is now up to President … Read more

USA: Former Republicans and Democrats form a new political party – 07/28/2022 at 08:16

USA: FORMER REPUBLICANS AND DEMOCRATS FORM NEW POLITICAL PARTY LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Former members of the Republican and Democratic parties announced on Wednesday the creation of a new political party, to appeal to millions of voters they say are grieving the existing political system in the United States. United. This third party, named “Forward” … Read more

South Korean giant SK to invest 22 billion USD in the United States (White House)

The South Korean giant SK (chemicals, industry, telecoms, finance, construction, hotels) must announce 22 billion dollars of new investments in the United States, before a meeting between its boss and American President Joe Biden, indicated Tuesday the White House. Read alsoSouth Korea’s SK Hynix to buy Intel memory chips for $9 billion “Ahead of virtual … Read more

McDonald’s continues to attract customers despite menu price hikes

Although sales increased by 9.7% in the second quarter, turnover fell by 3%, in particular due to store closures in Russia and Ukraine. Fast food chain McDonald’s continues to attract customers despite price hikes for its products. Its profits, however, were dented by the closure of its stores in Russia and Ukraine and higher costs. … Read more

France crowned against the USA – 07/24/2022 at 23:39

France crowned against the USA by Romain Strozza (iDalgo) A year after their coronation at the Olympic Games, French volleyball players won the Nations League this Sunday by beating the United States in five sets in Bologna, Italy. Largely superior to their opponent in the first two sets they won, the French saw the Americans … Read more

Ukraine-USA condemns Russian strike against Odessa port – 2022-07-23 at 23:05

WASHINGTON, July 23 (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Saturday the United States strongly condemns the Russian missile attack that targeted the Ukrainian port of Odessa earlier in the day, adding that it held Moscow responsible for the the escalation of the global food crisis. The attack “undermines the work of … Read more

United States: the price of gasoline continues to fall, a boon for Joe Biden – 07/19/2022 at 23:15

A gas station in Falls Church, Virginia, July 19, 2022 (AFP / SAUL LOEB) Gasoline prices in the United States have been falling steadily since a historic peak in mid-June, a welcome phenomenon for President Joe Biden, attributed to the slowdown in American demand as well as fears of recession. Since hitting an all-time high … Read more

USA: sharp increase in the overdose mortality rate among minorities during the pandemic – 07/19/2022 at 20:06

Used syringes, used for injecting drugs, on April 21, 2022 in Washington (AFP/Agnes BUN) The overdose death rate has increased disproportionately among minorities in the United States during the Covid-19 crisis, particularly among African Americans, a study by American health authorities showed on Tuesday. The pandemic, by disrupting access to prevention and care services, has … Read more

USA: sharp increase in the overdose mortality rate among minorities during the pandemic – 07/19/2022 at 20:06

Used syringes, used for injecting drugs, on April 21, 2022 in Washington (AFP/Agnes BUN) The overdose death rate has increased disproportionately among minorities in the United States during the Covid-19 crisis, particularly among African Americans, a study by American health authorities showed on Tuesday. The pandemic, by disrupting access to prevention and care services, has … Read more