Coronavirus: two weeks of confinement erased five years of growth

Coronavirus: two weeks of confinement erased five years of growth

The Banque de France estimates that the French economy is running at two-thirds of its productive capacity and that the GDP has already fallen by 6% in the first quarter. The debate on the trade-off between health cost and the economic cost of containment will necessarily intensify. The violence of the fall is now known. It remains to be seen what the pace and timing of the ascent will be. The Banque de France published…

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Holland and Mohammed VI draw a line on the quarrel

Holland and Mohammed VI draw a line on the quarrel

The two heads of state consolidated their relationship during a two-day visit by the French president. France intends to enter into trade agreements with Morocco. François Hollande and King Mohammed VI worked to consolidate Franco-Moroccan reconciliation during a two-day visit by the French president to Tangier, drawing a line over the quarrel between Paris and Rabat. François Hollande took off from Tangier around 9:00 p.m. local time, after two days during which he multiplied with…

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2018 World Cup: Saudi Arabia and Russia, the great rapprochement

2018 World Cup: Saudi Arabia and Russia, the great rapprochement

While Russia receives Saudi Arabia, Thursday, June 14, for the opening of the 2018 World Cup, the two countries have come together considerably in recent months. Convergences that annoy Washington, a historic ally of the Wahhabi kingdom. It is an opposition with a very strong geopolitical connotation. The opening match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, which takes place this Thursday, June 14 in Moscow, will see Russia, the host country of the event, face…

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New Zealand: perpetrator of Christchurch carnage charged with murder

New Zealand: perpetrator of Christchurch carnage charged with murder

The Australian extremist who killed 49 people in two Christchurch mosques on Friday in a carnage broadcast live on social media was indicted on Saturday by a New Zealand city court, where he waved his hand as a supremacist sign white. The Australian extremist who killed 49 people in two Christchurch mosques on Friday in a carnage broadcast live on social media was indicted on Saturday by a New Zealand city court, where he waved…

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