Auchan: Revenues down 3%

ECONOMY: The interim results of Auchan, down, do not undermine the confidence of its leaders … The interim results of Auchan Holding were made public on Wednesday. These show that from the first half of 2015 and the same period in 2016, giant turnover of supermarkets has decreased by 3%, from 26.9 to 26,100,000,000 euros. At …

Airbus: Three Vietnamese Companies Order 40 Aircraft

AEROSPACE: Three quarters of these aircraft will be for low-cost airlines, thriving in Southeast Asia … The contracts are estimated to total $ 6.5 billion.  Airbus announced Tuesday the sale of 40 aircraft to three Vietnamese companies sidelines of a two-day visit of François Hollande in the communist country. The low-cost vietjet air company will buy twenty Airbus …

Alpes-Maritimes: An Earthquake Measuring 3.7 Shook the Department

A brief but relatively intense earthquake tremor was felt Saturday evening in eastern Alpes-Maritimes including Nice … This earthquake occurred at 9.14pm local time, had a magnitude of 3.7 and its epicenter was between the towns of Sospel and Breil-sur-Roya, Menton in the hinterland, in the automatic readings by the Network of the National earthquake monitoring …

Mosquitoes proliferate in the Nantes region

Regional Health Agency (ARS) reports that mosquitoes abound now in the Nantes region. “Following the recent strong tidal coefficients, a moderate outbreak of mosquito Aedes eggs caspius was observed by the Atlantic EID (interdepartmental facility for mosquito control the Atlantic coast in the estuary of the Loire). Current climatic conditions favoured the increase and migration …