Australia signs agreement with US and UK

Australia officially embarked on Monday, November 22 in a much contested program to equip itself with nuclear-powered submarines as part of a new defense alliance with the United Kingdom and the United States. Defense Minister Peter Dutton signed an agreement with British and American diplomats authorizing the exchange of“Information on naval nuclear propulsion” between their […]

for the WTO, the taxes imposed by the United States violate trade rules

The US decision to impose significant taxes on Spanish olives, on the grounds that they benefited from subsidies, constitutes a violation of international trade rules, the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled on Friday (November 19th). The administration of former US President Donald Trump imposed additional tariffs on this product in 2018, considering that these were […]

Wall Street opens in scattered order, concerned about health restrictions

The Dow Jones index fell at the opening on Wall Street on Friday for the third session in a row, worried about the rise in restrictions in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic, while the technology-dominated Nasdaq continued to beat. new records. At 2:30 p.m. GMT, the Dow Jones index lost 0.61%, the Nasdaq advanced […]

unemployment benefit claims remain close to their pre-pandemic level

Unemployment claims in the United States fell very slightly last week, continuing to evolve at levels close to pre-pandemic levels. Read alsoUnited States: haro on unemployment benefits For the week ended November 13, 268,000 people registered as unemployed to receive an allowance, just 1,000 less than the previous week, according to data released Thursday by […]

oil stocks drop unexpectedly

Commercial crude oil reserves in the United States fell significantly last week, surprising analysts who expected a further rise, according to figures released Wednesday by the US Energy Information Agency (EIA). During the week ended Nov. 12, crude inventories fell 2.1 million barrels to 433 million barrels, as analysts forecast an increase of 1.2 million […]

a broker and manager who is reinventing life and health insurance

The subjects inherent in insurance and health weigh heavily in business. Due to lack of time, but also given the technical nature of these subjects, managers and HR departments increasingly need trusted third parties to manage them. For 50 years, the COLONNA group has delivered its know-how in social protection while injecting new energy into […]

At the New York Stock Exchange, brokers will need to be vaccinated against Covid-19

The New York Stock Exchange will require from September 13 that brokers be vaccinated against Covid-19 to access its trading floor. Read alsoAnti-Covid vaccine: why the third dose for those over 80 is not unanimous Traders and other staff walking the stock market will need to be fully vaccinated by September 13, barring medical contravention […]

towards a reduction in customs duties on vaccines against Covid

The leaders of the countries of the Asia-Pacific region gathered at a virtual summit agreed on Saturday to reduce customs duties on vaccines against Covid-19, but did not achieve significant progress on climate change. The participants in this annual meeting at the highest level of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC) also reserved a very […]

consumer prices “remain too high”, admits Biden

Joe Biden acknowledged on Wednesday that consumer prices “Remained too high” in the United States, an inflationary surge which relegates to the background the large investments dear to the American president. Read alsoFor Joe Biden, reversing the trend of inflation is “a top priority” “A lot of people remain confused about the economy and we […]

hearing aid professionals warn of a “risk of slippage” in “100% health”

The main union of hearing care professionals warned on Tuesday of “growing slippages” in the implementation of the “100% health” reform, offering full reimbursement of certain medical devices, which would give rise to “an explosion of intolerable advertising and commercial practices »At the expense of the Social Security. Read alsoSocial security: four recommendations of the […]