European stock exchanges close to their lowest of the year

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PARIS/London (Reuters) - the main European stock exchanges finished Friday at their more year, Frankfurt low returning even to its level of October 2013, still sealed by the growing concerns of the market on German growth and the global economy more generally. The CAC 40 fell 1.64 percent to 4.073,71 points. The index fell in session to its lowest level since mid-December 2013 and saves on the week his most poor performance since end September 2012 with a decline of 4.86%. The British ..

Difficult to tax the motorway companies, according to Michel Sapin

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"Highway corporations benefited [...] extremely advantageous contracts [...], extremely well-made, they provide that if there is an increase of taxation [...] there must be compensation." Thus, try to tax the motorway companies to compensate for the suspension of the ecotax may be complicated due to the strength of the concession contracts signed by the highway groups, warned Thursday, October 9 at Washington Finance Minister Michel Sapin. According to him, the taxed motorway companies ..

Tesla launches the double electric motorization

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Tesla continues to amaze the automotive world. Founded a decade ago, the American automobile manufacturer has just announced the launch of three new cars on the basis of its "Model S" sedan launched in n/a They will be given a suffix, the letter "D" for "Dual engine" (both engines). These cars will be so equipped with an engine at the front and one in the rear and will conduct on four-wheel drive. Powerful and autonomous The Model S 60 D, the Model S 85 D and the Model S P 85 D to ..

The Symantec software Editor is divided into two

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(Reuters) - Symantec, manufacturer of the Norton anti-virus, announced Thursday its split into two companies, one dedicated to security software and the other specializes in data management. "Symantec separation into two independent companies will bring them flexibility and specialization needed to develop their growth and increase shareholder value," the US group said in a statement. Symantec trolling sector of software security for several quarters, was victim in part of the erosion ..

When the German ideology blocks the release of crisis in Europe

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On the occasion of the last gathering of the Finance Ministers of the G20 that was held in Australia, the United States Treasury Secretary Jack Lew pointed out several "philosophical compared with some friendly European countries differences», before encourage Europeans to do more to boost their anemic growth rate. There is a terminology unequivocal, which underlines the difficulty for Europe to find a way out of its current malaise. The Canadian Minister of finance, Joe Oliver, ..

Thales is not retained by Finmeccanica to acquire rail freight operations

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It is finished for Thales and the Spanish rail manufacturer CAF. According to our information, they were not invited by Finmeccanica to submit binding offers to acquire the rail subsidiary of the Italian group AnsaldoBreda. Which is not the case of the consortium of China CNR and Insigma and Japanese Hitachi. In a statement issued Thursday evening, the Italian group invited Thursday night groups interested in its rail subsidiary AnsaldoBreda to submit binding offers. The advocacy group says ..

Redirecting to

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A new french arms contract is in the sights of Berlin, according to several sources. The Germany is currently thinking about if it blocks the delivery of helicopters manufactured by Airbus Helicopters to the Uzbekistan. Berlin "will head," says one close to the folder. "The Germans will probably do," says another source. The constructor of Marignane had a contract with Tashkent relating to the purchase of 10 Fennec and 6 Cougar for an amount of EUR 180 million. Contacted by "La Tribune", ..

Record nominations for the Nobel Peace 2014

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OSLO (Reuters) - A few hours of delivery, Friday, of the Nobel Prize for peace 2014 forecasts rife among the 278 names retained in the pre-listing, among them François Pope. The name of the successor to the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons (OPCW), crowned last year, will be announced Friday around 11: n/a h 00 GMT) by the Chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, Thorbjorn Jagland. The Congolese Doctor Denis Mukwege, involved in the fight against violence against ..

Futuremag: the challenges of big data, participatory habitat

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Future explores the promises offered by the latest discoveries and inventions, and discusses two topics per issue. Contents of this issue: The big data For a decade, the volume and variety of data we produce as well as the speed with which we store have literally exploded. This is what is called the Big Data - officially translated by 'mega data' in french. Our daily life generates a flood of information, via email or our credit card transactions. Called these massive digital data ..

“Late 2014, Air France-KLM will have completed its recovery, the priority will be the development” (Juniac)

The Tribune: even if the net result has been negative for technical reasons in 2013, Air France-KLM posted an operating profit of EUR 130 million. Is the Group better? Alexandre Juniac: we are on the right track, but the road ahead is still long. Our restructuring Transform 2015 plan, which aims to improve our economic efficiency by 20% and to reduce our debt by 2015 from 2012, EUR two billion goes exactly as planned. For 2014, we remain cautious in forecasting of activity. Nevertheless, ..