Switzerland’s energy situation is “serious”, warns the Minister of Energy

The country is in negotiations with Germany and Italy to guarantee its gas supply next winter. The energy situation isthe fallfor Switzerland, which is negotiating with Germany and Italy to guarantee its gas supply next winter, in the face of falling Russian deliveries, the Swiss energy minister said on Sunday. “Why do we have a … Read more

“Big Business” N°80: role-playing games

By Bertille Bayart Posted on 01/26/2022 at 1:20 p.m., Update on 01/26/2022 at 1:20 p.m. Bertille Bayart Le Figaro EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – Strike at EDF. The Saturday visit to the Élysée. Taxonomy still in crisis. Dear subscribers, Three years ago almost to the day, I wrote a column whose title was: “What do we … Read more

panic and energy mess

By Bertille Bayart Posted on 09/21/2021 at 6:15 p.m., Update on 09/25/2021 at 09:48 “Big Business”, by Bertille Bayart Le Figaro EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – Soaring prices are shaking politicians and throwing statistics into a panic. Dear subscribers, Feverish atmosphere in recent days, and I’m not talking about diplomacy and submarines. No, another subject of … Read more

Behind the “.org”, the business of domain names on the Internet

“org” or “.fr” or even “.com”: these three small letters joined to the end of the name of a website are what is called a “domain name extension”, much like a postal code. The domain name is the entire address, for example “la-croix.com”. → READ. ICANN, an “Internet government” under influence If the “.fr” logically … Read more

Hot day at Houndé Gold Operation

It’s been hot at Houndé Gold Operation, a subsidiary of the Canadian group Endeavor Mining, since May 17, 2022. The city is in turmoil. Spontaneous protests erupted between miners and gold mine workers. What’s next after this ad According to information from Burkina24, traditional gold miners blame mine officials for having monopolized their sites. Indeed, … Read more

French reserves are 80% full, says government

The storage will be completely filled on November 1, the Minister for Energy Transition, Agnès Pannier-Runacher, said on Wednesday. “We are now at 80% filling of our strategic gas stocks, we are ahead of our objectives, this means that we will fill to 100% before November 1, which was not our objective.“said Agnès Pannier-Runacher on … Read more

Business France’s action must better adapt to changing markets

An import-export container Kalyakan / stock.adobe.com France’s trade deficit should once again deteriorate in 2021 . Creating a French international team has never been easy. The Court of Auditors has decided to delve into the establishment which is the bridgehead of this policy, Business France – the agency created in 2015 from the merger of … Read more

In Sudan, gold leaves behind disease and pollution

At four years old, Taleb can neither walk nor see: the gold from the subsoil which was to enrich his village has ruined his health, assures his mother, with mercury and other cyanide now encrusted in the earth and bodies in Sudan . In Banate, a village of 8,000 inhabitants 360 kilometers north of the … Read more