“Saskia, Annalena’s turn”: Ampel presents coalition agreement in Berlin

VRepresentatives of the SPD, Greens and FDP presented their coalition agreement on Wednesday afternoon in Berlin. The most important message, said SPD Chancellor candidate Olaf Scholz at the beginning of the press conference: “The traffic light is on.” It is “not about a policy of the lowest common denominator”. As soon as they arrived, the … Read more

Traffic light negotiations: Working groups leave questions unanswered for the top round

BAccording to information from the German Press Agency, there are still important unanswered questions in the negotiations on a traffic light coalition. There has been progress in areas such as climate, finance, transport, and foreign and defense policy, but the papers of the working groups have brackets – this means that there is still no … Read more

Ortega calls political prisoners “sons of bitches of Yankee imperialism”

The dictator Daniel Ortega called Nicaragua’s political prisoners “sons of bitches” on Monday, a day after the country’s general voting, questioned by almost forty American and European countries. He also suggested that they be taken to the United States, “to work for their master.” “Those who are imprisoned there are the sons of bitches of … Read more

Survey. Portuguese blame socialists and left for political crisis, but PS can win legislative

This is a first reading of the political-partisan panorama after the earthquake that hit Portugal last week, with the lead of the State Budget for 2022. The Portuguese Catholic University survey for RTP, Antena 1 and newspaper Public, held from October 29th to November 4th, analyzes various parameters of the national political spectrum, from the … Read more

A 103rd very political congress for the Association of Mayors of France

André Laignel, the first deputy vice-president of the AMF, during the 102nd congress of mayors of France, in Paris, on November 21, 2019. THOMAS SAMSON / AFP After a year of interruption due to a health crisis, the Association of Mayors of France (AMF) will hold in Paris, from November 16 to 18, its 103e … Read more

“Pfizer’s commercial performance bears the mark of scientific, industrial and political success”

Pfizer’s market share, which was already around 50% in the spring in the United States, now exceeds 70% across the Atlantic, and even 80% in Europe. CINDY ORD / GETTY IMAGES VIA AFP Lhe health crisis has made at least one clear winner. The Pfizer group now plans to sell $ 36 billion (31 billion … Read more

Amazon Sets Wi-Fi Satellite Launch. The Rocket Doesn’t Belong to Jeff Bezos.

Text size Amazon’s Project Kuiper wants to deliver high-speed internet access from space. Nicoelnino / Dreamstime Amazon.com ‘s space-based Wi-Fi project, Kuiper, gets off the ground next year. But the tech giant isn’t using rockets from founder Jeff Bezos to carry the first satellites. Amazon plans to launch two satellites on a new rocket, the … Read more

Political crisis. “There is something here that seems to escape us”: Santana Lopes considers it “rapid” to move towards elections

For Pedro Santana Lopes, the current situation in the country does not recommend early legislative elections. the former prime minister considers, in an interview to SIC, that the President of the Republic should rethink and avoid dissolving the Parliament. Like leftist parties, the former PSD leader argues that a lead in the State Budget does … Read more

“The president of the Ile-de-France region, Valérie Pécresse, has made transport a political weapon”

The president of the Ile-de-France region, Valérie Pécresse, and the CEO of Alstom, Henri Poupart-Lafarge, in Petite-Forêt (Nord), in February 2019. PHILIPPE HUGUEN / AFP Pertes & profits. Valérie Pécresse took her most beautiful pen and dipped it in the blackest ink to tell the CEO of Alstom her story: you are responsible for a … Read more

Political crisis. PCP with vote against State Budget in general

In a statement shortly after noon, Jerónimo de Sousa stated that “in this context, given the framework of commitments and signals given, the PCP will vote against this State Budget”. The secretary general of the PCP said that “Portugal does not need any Budget, it needs answers to the existing problems that increase as they … Read more