A Danish site sues Google in Brussels for abuse of a dominant position

A Danish job search site announced on Monday that it was filing a complaint against Google with the European Commission, accusing the American giant of “abuse of dominant position“. Read alsoAWS, Microsoft and Google take over the cloud market in France Jobindex is calling on Brussels to take legal action against Google after the launch … Read more

Google ordered to pay 245 million dollars to an individual for “moral damage”

Google was ordered in Mexico to pay nearly $245 million for “moral prejudice” to an individual, the American search engine giant said on Friday, June 17, announcing its intention to appeal. Read also125 American newspapers attack Google and Facebook Google was ordered on June 13 to pay five billion pesos in favor of lawyer Ulrich … Read more

US recession not ‘inevitable’, says Treasury Secretary

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Sunday that a recession is not “inevitablein the United States, a few days after a new increase in the key rates of the American central bank which raises fears of the prospect of an economic contraction. “I don’t think a recession is inevitable“, said Janet Yellen on the … Read more

industrial production slows more than expected in May

The pace of industrial production in the United States slowed in May, more than expected, according to data released Friday by the American Central Bank (Fed), which also showed a contraction in manufacturing production. The increase in total production was 0.2% compared to April, the data for which was revised upwards (+1.4% against 1.1% initially … Read more

more than 19 million dollars for a last charity lunch with Warren Buffett

A person will shell out $19 million to have lunch with US billionaire Warren Buffett after winning the 21st and final annual auction to benefit an NGO that helps the homeless in San Francisco. Read alsoWarren Buffett bets big on the markets and mocks Wall Street The sale opened last Sunday with a base price … Read more

contaminations, complaints, pizzas concerned… Update on the health scandal

56 people were infected with E.coli bacteria after eating “Fraîch’Up” pizzas, according to Santé Publique France. Two new ranges are now in question. While the massive recall of Buitoni pizzas from the “Fresh’Uphas been worrying consumers for nearly two months, investigations are continuing. Number of confirmed cases, legal follow-up, new ranges called into question… Le … Read more

prohibited pizzas still on sale in Franprix stores

Despite the March 18 product recall, Fraich’Up pizzas were found in Franprix stores in Paris. Buitoni pizzas banned from sale are still present on the shelves of some Franprix stores, according to information from RMC. The brand’s Fraich’Up range had made dozens of people seriously ill, and caused the death of two children. Read alsoBuitoni … Read more

Oil resists inflation in the United States and the rise of the dollar

Oil prices resisted Monday, June 13 despite the rise of the dollar and the rout of stock markets, weighed down by fears of economic recession and galloping inflation in major crude-consuming countries such as the United States. Brent crude from the North Sea for August delivery climbed 0.21% to 122.27 dollars. A barrel of US … Read more

Inflation rises in the United States, so do Fed rates

Faced with inflation that continues to climb in the United States, even becoming Joe Biden’s economic priority, the American central bank is preparing to raise its key rates for the third time on Wednesday, and could accelerate the movement. The monetary policy committee, the decision-making body of the Fed, meets on Tuesday and Wednesday. A … Read more

regulator expands probe into Tesla collisions with emergency vehicles

The US Highway Traffic Safety Agency (NHTSA) has expanded the investigation it opened last summer into Tesla’s driver assistance system being responsible for a series of crashes with emergency vehicles, according to released documents. Thursday, June 9. The investigation has moved from the preliminary evaluation stage to that of engineering analysis, the last stage before … Read more