Europe wants zero tolerance

Each year, more than 20,000 people lose their lives on the roads of the European Union (EU). In 2020, this represented an average rate of 42 deaths per million inhabitants. In addition, around 120,000 people are seriously injured. Figures that remain too high for the European Parliament, which stressed that the EU was far from … Read more

French MPs want to change taxation on cryptoassets

With the arrival on Monday of the 2022 Finance bill in the Assembly, Parliamentarians will debate several amendments tabled by LREM, LR and Agir. “Simplify the life of crypto-asset holders and strengthen the attractiveness of this sector in France”. This is the objective of the deputy of Paris, Pierre Person, by 2022. With the parliamentary … Read more

Bank cards want to be more “eco-responsible”

JAMES HARDY / PHOTOALTO / PHOTONONSTOP Who remembers that in 2014, Crédit Agricole was experimenting with corn starch-based bank cards? The lack of robustness of this bioplastic had however got the better of the project, and it took seven years for another large French banking network, Crédit Mutuel, to communicate again on a so-called “eco-responsible” … Read more

Diesel has never been so expensive in France

By exceeding 1.53 euros per liter, fuel for diesel vehicles broke a price record according to the Ministry of Ecological Transition. The fuel continues to climb. According to data from the Ministry of Ecological Transition relayed by Les Echos, diesel thus reached its all-time high last week at 1.5354 euros per liter. The previous record … Read more

Amazon highlights products made in France on its site

The American online sales giant Amazon launched a page dedicated to products made in France on its website on Monday, surfing a trend in local consumption accentuated by the pandemic. The page, or online “store”, is accessible from the home page of the amazon.fr site and includes some 230,000 product references in various categories, ranging … Read more

historic record for diesel!

We can really speak of a surge in prices in the resorts. On the rise since the start of the year, prices have been climbing at high speed since the start of the school year. Between 1 and 8 October alone, the dates of the last readings published by the Ministry of Ecological Transition, the … Read more