Royer shoe group plans to cut 200 jobs

Coronavirus: Royer Shoe Group Plans to Cut 200 Jobs

Based in Fougères in Ille-et-Vilaine, the Royer shoe group employs 750 people worldwide The clothing sector is currently in the midst of a storm with increasing social plans. The most recent could concern the Royer group, which specializes in the footwear trade. The group, based in Fougères (Ille-et-Vilaine) will thus initiate a restructuring plan which should lead to the elimination of some […]

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Boris Johnson ready to ratify No Deal Brexit

Brexit: Boris Johnson Ready to “Move On” for Lack of Agreement on October 15th

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson “will not question the foundations of the country’s independence” to reach an agreement on Brexit by October 15th, affirms the British daily The Telegraph on Sunday. Boris Johnson will tell the European Union that in the absence of an agreement on Brexit by October 15th, the United Kingdom will ratify a “no deal” and “move on” , says the British daily  The […]

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The Government delays its coronavirus recovery plan until September

Coronavirus: The Government Postpones the Presentation of the Recovery Plan for a Week

ECONOMY: The Government has postponed the presentation of its coronavirus recovery plan for France until September The government will postpone to “the first week of September” the presentation scheduled for Tuesday, August 25th of its recovery plan, in order to devote itself more completely to the deadlines of the re-entry on the health plan, announced Saturday […]

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Marks & Spencer chain announces cut of 7,000 jobs worldwide

Coronavirus: Marks and Spencer Announces 7,000 Job Cuts

ECONOMIC CRISIS: The job cuts at Marks and Spencer will mainly affect stores in the UK or supervisory staff British retail chain Marks and Spencer on Tuesday announced it would cut 7,000 jobs over the next three months due to the impact of the pandemic and a drop in-store visits. The group, which employs more than 80,000 people around the […]

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United Kingdom: The country sinks into recession with a "record" drop of 20.4% of its GDP in the second quarter

United Kingdom: The Country Sinks into Recession with a “Record” Drop of 20.4% of its GDP in the Second Quarter

ECONOMIC CRISIS: Like its European neighbours, the economy of the United Kingdom has been hit hard by the coronavirus epidemic The country had never experienced such an economic downturn. Like its European neighbours, the United Kingdom saw its economy suffer a “record” contraction of 20.4% in the second quarter, hit by the coronavirus crisis. Officially faced with its worst […]

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The record rise in the price of gold, a reflection of the pessimism linked to the economic crisis

The Record Rise in the Price of Gold, a Reflection of the Pessimism Linked to the Economic Crisis

At the beginning of August, the ounce of gold passed the symbolic mark of 2,000 dollars. Investors and individuals rely on this safe haven in times of crisis, even if there is a risk of falling prices. In August, the price of an ounce of gold broke the $ 2,000 mark, breaking a previous record in […]

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The coronavirus Covid-19 reproduction rate in France is rising

Covid-19 Reproduction Rate Climbs to More than 1.3 in France: Warning to Young People – More Deaths in the United States and Brazil

New reports, new measures and highlights: an update on the latest developments in the Coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic in France and the world this Thursday. The Coronavirus Covid-19 epidemic killed 15 new people in 24 hours in hospitals in France, the Directorate General of Health (DGS) announced on Wednesday, which warns of an increase in positive […]

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The Covid-19 pandemic has cost global tourism $ 320 billion since January. In recent days, several countries have taken new restrictive measures.

Covid-19: Global Tourism in Free Fall, More Than 100 Million Jobs Threatened

The Covid-19 pandemic has cost global tourism $ 320 billion since January. In recent days, several countries have taken new restrictive measures. Travel restrictions in Europe, a narrowed “contact bubble” in Belgium, beaches closed for part of the day in France, restricted travel in Morocco: many countries are tightening their health measures in an attempt to curb the Covid-19 pandemic. Faced with […]

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The price of gold soars to new levels

Gold Soars and Hits Historic Records

Coronavirus pandemic, China-U.S. Tensions and depreciation of the dollar are more than ever prompting investors to buy gold Faced with the coronavirus pandemic and Sino-American tensions, the yellow metal is aptly named as a safe haven. The gold price thus reached a new record level on Monday, also helped by the depreciation of the dollar. An ounce was trading at […]

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The summer sales begin in a completely new context in France on July 15, 2020.

Coronavirus: The Summer Sales Begin Today, in a Completely New Context

DISCOUNT: After more than two months of store closures due to the confinement decided to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, stocks are at a “particularly high level” They are far from the images of people rushing into stores when they open to grab the best deals. The summer sales, which begin this Wednesday and end on August 11, […]

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