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The European Union will experience a recession this winter

The European Union will experience a recession this winter

The new forecasts of the European Commission point to a moderate recovery in spring. Brussels With winter comes recession. This Friday, the European Commission sharply revised down its forecasts for the European economy, harassed by energy prices and high levels of inflation. It foresees an entry into recession in the last quarter of the year …

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Fight against fraud catches four distributors for 'abusive practices' with their suppliers

Fight against fraud catches four distributors for ‘abusive practices’ with their suppliers

A DGCCRF survey revealed “abusive practices” committed by “several retail brands”. The authorities raise their voices against the abuses of large distribution. In a press release, this Friday, the General Directorate of Competition, Consumption and Fraud Repression (DGCCRF) indicates that it has indicated “abuse of logistics sanctions by several large retailers“Four of them are also …

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Challenged by Greenpeace over its greenhouse gas emissions, TotalEnergies strikes back

Challenged by Greenpeace over its greenhouse gas emissions, TotalEnergies strikes back

Accused of underestimating its carbon footprint, the energy company decided to “take legal action” against the NGO. After the strike that interfered with the proper functioning of its refineries and fuel depots, and the long debate -still ongoing- about the “super-profits” accumulated in recent months, a new controversy has arrived that TotalEnergies would have dispensed …

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China: zero Covid makes manufacturing activity cough

China: zero Covid makes manufacturing activity cough

Despite its effects on the economy, President Xi Jinping does not intend to change his health strategy. Manufacturing activity in China fell in October due to anti-Covid restrictions, despite a pickup in growth in the third quarter, official figures showed on Monday. After a brief recovery last month, manufacturing activity, a key indicator of a …

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Between inflation and explosion of energy prices, very worried businessmen

Between inflation and explosion of energy prices, very worried businessmen

According to the latest CPME business survey, published by the sunday paperbusiness leaders are greatly affected. Inflation, energy cost explosion, drop in activity… Entrepreneurs are concerned about these three trends. This follows from the latest business survey of the Confederation of Small and Medium Enterprises (CPME), revealed by the JDD, but that was carried out …

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Energy rehabilitation of buildings: the Court of Auditors stops the Government

Energy rehabilitation of buildings: the Court of Auditors stops the Government

Prime Minister Élisabeth Borne promised in response to comply with the Court’s severe interim note. Insufficient, imprecise, difficult to understand, even incoherent: the Court of Auditors published on Friday, July 28, a severe intermediate note in which it addresses the Government’s policy in terms of energy renovation of buildings, to which the President of the …

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ECB: new strong rate hike of 0.75 points in the face of record inflation

ECB: new strong rate hike of 0.75 points in the face of record inflation

The president of the ECB, Christine Lagarde, asks the governments of the eurozone to “reduce” their public debt. The European Central Bank on Thursday gave a new twist to its monetary policy to fight rampant inflation, by sharply raising its rates despite the risk of fueling the threatening recession. As expected, the 25-member ECB Governing …

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