Air Canada orders 30 regional electric planes from Heart Aerospace

The first Canadian airline also announced that it had invested US$5 million. Air Canada on Thursday ordered 30 hybrid electric aircraft from Swedish Heart Aerospace and announced an equity investment in the start-up. These planes will be intended for regional transport and should enter service by 2028, according to a press release from the airline. … Read more

France must save “right now” to face a possible very cold winter

“Situations of tension could develop during the winter,” warns Thierry Trouvou, CEO of GRTgaz. France has filled its gas stocks well and must be “able to cope“to an average winter while helping neighboring countries with imported gas, but must start saving”right nowto cope with a possible very cold winter, indicated GRTgaz, this Wednesday. “In an … Read more

in France, the discontent rises against the “dark stores”

Published on : 09/11/2022 – 21:27 In France, the explosion in the number of “dark stores” is making people cringe. So, to regulate their development, the government is preparing a decree, especially since local residents denounce the nuisances caused by these spaces. In the space of an hour, twenty motorcycles take turns in a continuous … Read more

those who have nothing, ordinary people and smart people

A food bank in Marseille. Credit: Yohanne Lamoulère/Tendance Floue CHRONICLE – Our political leaders struggle to correctly identify the different social classes and their specific needs. It is even difficult for them to name them without stigmatizing them. Where have the “high rollers” motorists gone for professional reasons? We only talked about them at the … Read more

France: the resurgence of chicken meat imports puts the poultry sector in difficulty

Published on : 09/09/2022 – 00:01 Still shaken by the devastation caused by avian flu, the French poultry sector is sounding the alarm. Chicken imports have increased sharply this year, a real concern for the profession. The year 2022 confirms the return to the rise in poultry imports in France, a real threat for the … Read more

Equifax: Total consumer debt increased in Canada in the 2nd quarter

Published ago 21 minutes Credit card spending has reached historic highs, according to Equifax Canada. (Photo: 123RF) Toronto — Total consumer debt rose again in Canada in the second quarter of this year, this time by 8.2% compared to last year, according to the latest report from the financial analysis firm EquifaxCanada. During the same … Read more

Olaf Scholz continues his quest for gas around the world in Canada

By Ludovic Hirtzmann Published on 08/19/2022 at 17:36, Update on 08/19/2022 at 17:36 The construction of the LNG terminal in Kitimat, British Columbia, in 2022. It was to deliver gas between 2023 and 2025 for Asian markets. LNG Canada Ottawa has huge oil and gas reserves but lacks the means to export them. To Montreal … Read more

A visa for elsewhere – By Naïm Kamal

We are witnessing rivers of whining about the refusal of French visas to Moroccans “offering all the guarantees” not to turn into illegal immigrants. These jeremiads conceal indecency, the first of which is the indifference that we have often had for the ordeal of the equally national “quidams” who, since the introduction of visas nearly … Read more

in France, Iberdrola encourages its customers to go elsewhere

About 10,000 French customers of Iberdrola have just had a very bad surprise. In mid-August, they received a letter from the Spanish energy giant warning them that their electricity contract would not be renewed. This expires in October, and Iberdrola is now asking them to “supply elsewhere”, because an automatic renewal would lead to a … Read more

Meta borrows 10 billion dollars, and goes into debt for the first time

After a fall in its turnover in the last quarter, Meta must seek funds to finance its projects. What’s next after this ad In the second quarter of 2022, Meta, the parent company of Facebook and Instagram, posted a 1% drop in its turnover, the first since its IPO in 2012. The current economic context … Read more