Wall Street unscrews again, technology and energy in mind

The New York Stock Exchange fell again on Monday May 9, weighed down by technology and energy stocks, reflecting concerns about inflation, the response of the American central bank (Fed) and a possible recession. According to final results, the Dow Jones index dropped 1.99% to 32,245.70 points. Read alsoAccording to INSEE, inflation will soar to … Read more

Inflation, Ukraine and China, risks for financial stability in the United States, worries the Fed

The risks for financial stability in the United States have increased over the past six months, the American central bank (Fed) warned on Monday May 9 in a report, citing inflation, the war in Ukraine or the difficulties of the real estate sector. in China. Read alsoAccording to INSEE, inflation will soar to 5.4% over … Read more

20 internet service providers pledge to cut costs

The White House announced Monday that it has reached an agreement with 20 internet providers, including AT&T, Comcast and Verizon, to reduce subscription costs and guarantee broadband access to low-income households. Read alsoEmmanuel Macron wants to impose automatic parental controls on Internet service providers “The Biden-Harris administration has obtained commitments from the top 20 internet … Read more

Elon Musk accused of disrupting China in space

Billionaire Elon Musk was taken to task on Chinese social networks on Tuesday after two of his satellites narrowly missed, according to Beijing, colliding with the Asian giant’s space station. The richest man in the world, who has just been elected personality of the year by the American magazine Time, is well known in China … Read more

the United States Sanctions a Cryptocurrency “Mixer” for the First Time

Published on : 05/06/2022 – 23:49 The United States imposed Friday, May 6 “ for the first time “financial penalties to a” cryptocurrency mixer ”, a sophisticated service accused of involvement in virtual money laundering by North Korea. This “blender”, Blender.io, is accused by the US Treasury of helping to launder part of the loot … Read more

the United States Sanctions a Cryptocurrency “Mixer” for the First Time

Published on : 05/06/2022 – 23:49 The United States imposed Friday, May 6 “ for the first time “financial penalties to a” cryptocurrency mixer ”, a sophisticated service accused of involvement in virtual money laundering by North Korea. This “blender”, Blender.io, is accused by the US Treasury of helping to launder part of the loot … Read more

More plethora of job creations in April in the United States

Joe Biden welcomes this movement of business leaders, which promotes post-Covid economic recovery. American companies continued in April to increase hiring, a trend welcomed by Joe Biden who sees it as the result of his economic policy. Read alsoUnited States: increase in job creation in the private sector in September Despite higher costs due to … Read more

Lactalis relaunches the yogurt war in the United States

Ingleside (CANADA) and Londonderry (USA) Fifteen years after the Chobani phenomenon and the wave of Greek yoghurts on American shelves, Lactalis is trying its luck. However, the market is struggling to progress. If the growth in yogurt sales reached 2% in 2021, Americans remain small fans (8 kg per year and per person) compared to … Read more

the TurboTax platform will have to reimburse millions of taxpayers

An American platform used to complete the tax return will have to reimburse 4.4 million people it charged for a free service, the New York Attorney General announced on Wednesday May 4. In all, the online financial services specialist Intuit “will have to pay $141 million in damages to the millions of consumers who were … Read more

half a point increase in key rates, a first since 2000

Published on : 05/04/2022 – 23:29 Announcement by the US Federal Reserve, the FED, this Wednesday, May 4, 2022: increase in key rates by half a percentage point. A way to fight inflation and stabilize the economy. The United States is not alone. Central banks in emerging countries are also working to limit these inflationary … Read more