The armaments giants spared by the economic crisis due to Covid-19

Two US Air Force Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jets fly over Houlgate beach (Calvados), June 6, 2021. JOEL SAGET / AFP The global arms giants were largely spared last year by the effects of the economic crisis caused by Covid-19, with a new sales record up for the sixth consecutive year. The turnover of the … Read more

sectors weakened by the crisis ask for the “vaccination obligation”

Vaccination center of the town hall of the 10th arrondissement of Paris, December 2, 2021. BENJAMIN GIRETTE FOR “THE WORLD” The hotel and catering, tourism, events and sports sectors want to avoid being subject to new restrictions. While a health defense council is due to take place on Monday, several employers’ organizations in these sectors … Read more

Faced with a “vocation crisis”, clothing stores are struggling to recruit

A Zara store, in Paris, in May 2020. THOMAS COEX / AFP A glance at the Indeed search engine is enough to grasp the magnitude of the crisis. Dozens of job offers are available online for sales positions in Ile-de-France. Louis Vuitton, Petit Bateau, Primark, Maje, Fleux, Nike and other Etam seek to fill sales … Read more

The Restos du cœur launch their 37th winter campaign, marked by “the worsening of precariousness” due to the health crisis

The entrance to a Restos du cœur distribution center, in Nice, on November 22, 2021. ERIC GAILLARD / REUTERS Tens of thousands of volunteers are launching the new Restos du cœur winter campaign on Tuesday, November 23. For the 37e year in a row, distribution centers will be opened to the poorest to eat and, … Read more

Diplomatic crisis between China and Lithuania following establishment of Taiwan representative office in Vilnius

Entrance to the Taiwanese representative office in Vilnius, November 18, 2021. PETRAS MALUKAS / AFP The crisis was brewing between the two countries, it is now open. China officially downgraded diplomatic relations with Lithuania to the rank of “Charge d’affaires”, said Sunday, November 21, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Beijing protests against the establishment of … Read more

Shaken by the health crisis, PGM Couesnon, almost a hundred-year-old brass manufacturer, still has breath

By Aline Leclerc Posted today at 3:00 p.m. Reserved for our subscribers FactualAlthough heckled by decades of globalization, the trumpet maker was able to avoid laying off workers. At the helm of the company created in 1827, three women – the grandmother, her daughter and her granddaughter – determined to orchestrate the takeover. Perhaps your … Read more

The Belarusian crisis invites itself into the presidential campaign in France

Polish soldiers and police monitor migrants at the Belarusian border on November 12, 2021. HANDOUT / VIA REUTERS Jean-Yves Le Drian was to express, Monday, November 15, during a meeting with his counterparts from the European Union (EU), “France’s total solidarity with Poland, Lithuania and Latvia in the face of the unacceptable instrumentalisation of migratory … Read more

Belen, Antonino Spinalbese confirms the crisis? His answer (about the children) is a detective story

The rumors of a break between Belen Rodriguez and Antonino Spinalbese they become more and more insistent. From inseparable boyfriends, to super parents in July of little Luna Marì, now the two boys are no longer seen together. The parents of Santiago’s little sister appear distant and in crisis. No confirmation comes from those directly … Read more

After the shock of the health crisis, their new life with the dead

By Fabrice Tassel Posted today at 4:17 p.m. Reserved for our subscribers ReportageMoved by the dehumanized burials and the images of coffins piled up in Rungis at the height of the coronavirus pandemic, they converted to the funeral sector. By vocation, desire to “repair” the trauma, but above all with the ambition to reinvent the … Read more