Amazon broke the law in its anti-union campaign, judge rules

By Le Figaro with AFP Posted 1 hour ago, Update 1 hour ago The company then indicated its intention to appeal. BRENDAN MCDERMID / REUTERS Representatives of the company had indeed illegally suggested, in the event of prolonged negotiations, that unionized employees would see their wages frozen while non-unionized would receive raises. A judge from … Read more

first strike at Amazon in the UK

Hundreds of Amazon workers walk out on Wednesday at an American giant warehouse in Coventry, central England, to demand better wages, a first for the company in the United Kingdom. “Hundreds of Amazon workers go on strike today in Coventry, more than 98% of them support the social movement“, tweeted the GMB union, with a … Read more

Elon Musk supports Emmanuel Macron

By Le Figaro Published 1 hour ago, Update 52 minutes ago Elon Musk highlights the increasing life expectancy in France. ANDREW KELLY/REUTERS “Macron is doing a difficult, but fair thing,” said the boss of Twitter on his social network. An unexpected supporter of pension reform. Elon Musk supported the government and Emmanuel Macron on Friday … Read more

SpaceX pushes all the boundaries of space

SpaceX’s Starship has been chosen by NASA as the lunar lander for its Artemis 3 mission and an upgraded version has already been ordered for the future Artemis 4 mission. Press service DECRYPTION – Elon Musk’s company, which plans 100 launches in 2023, dominates the market for orbital flights thanks to the Falcon 9 rocket … Read more

Amazon fined 90,000 euros per day for “unbalanced” clauses

The DGCCRF also ordered the platform to comply with the European regulation “promoting fairness and transparency for companies using online intermediation services”. Amazon is penalized with a fine of 90,000 euros per day for not having complied with an injunction from the repression of Fraud concerning the presence of clauses “unbalancedin its contracts with traders … Read more

Indexia to be tried for ‘deceptive marketing practices’

An investigation by the DGCCRF revealed that the company made its customers believe that their subscriptions were terminated, when this was not the case. The Indexia group will be tried by the Paris Criminal Court for “misleading business practices “After overcharging for insurance for telephones and computers, the Paris prosecutor’s office said on Saturday, confirming … Read more

SantéVet wants to be the European leader in animal insurance

By Daniele Guinot Posted on 02/16/2022 at 6:55 p.m., Update on 02/16/2022 at 6:56 p.m. SantéVet designs and distributes its animal health insurance contracts, but does not insure the risk. Family Veldman/famveldman – stock.adobe.com The French broker raises 150 million euros to finance its expansion and take advantage of the boom in this market. This … Read more

Amazon closes bookstores and 4-Star stores in the United States

However, the American group intends to continue to develop its food businesses. Amazon is cleaning up its physical stores. The online sales giant has just announced that it will close all of its bookstores, but also its Amazon 4-Star outlets where the best-rated products are sold by online customers, and its pop-ups. up stores located … Read more

Health Insurance calls for a call for tenders for the Health Data Hub

The Health Data Hub, a megafile of French health data, must be the subject of a “call for tenders with the establishment of an independent commissionto choose its new host to replace Microsoft, said the Board of Directors of Health Insurance in a notice published Thursday. “Deprecatedby the controversy, the Health Data Hub needs to … Read more

record first-half profitability in non-life insurance

Swiss insurer Zurich Insurance reported record profitability in its non-life insurance business in the first half of the year on Thursday, driven by business insurance contracts and agricultural crop coverage. Read alsoZurich Insurance sells life insurance business in Germany Its combined ratio, the reference indicator for assessing the profitability of insurers, stood at 91.9%, the … Read more