US invites ASEAN chiefs to try to counter Chinese influence

Published on : 05/13/2022 – 17:28 US President Joe Biden welcomed Asean leaders to the White House on Thursday, May 12, in a charm operation. For two days, the United States and the leaders of Southeast Asian countries are to discuss ways to strengthen their economic and security relations. The Biden administration wants to show … Read more

In the United States, employees in a position of strength

American companies are short of manpower. The ILWU, one of the strongest unions in the country, is in a strong position to win higher wages and better working conditions. Washington Correspondent The negotiations which have just opened between the union of 22,000 dockworkers on the west coast and the operators of the largest American ports … Read more

In the United States, the dismay of parents faced with the shortage of baby milk

In question, the supply problems accentuated by the closure of a factory of the manufacturer Abbott. The case took a political turn. “Creepy”, “frustrating”. It’s an unimaginable stressful situation for many American parents: The United States is experiencing a very rare shortage of baby milk. In question, the supply problems accentuated by the closure of … Read more

US mulls letting Russia continue to repay dollar debt

The United States is considering whether to let expire or extend a sanctions waiver that allows Russia to continue to repay its debt and thus escape default, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Tuesday. Read alsoRussia finally escapes default in confusion It is “something we are actively looking at right now. We want to make … Read more

rain of sales on the art market in New York

Published on : 08/05/2022 – 08:49Modified : 08/05/2022 – 08:51 The art market is booming in New York in May 2022. Auction houses Christie’s and Sotheby’s are hoping for a shower of new records in the coming days. Christie’s even describes this season as a unique moment that only happens once a decade. Christie’s opens … Read more

rain of sales on the art market in New York

Published on : 08/05/2022 – 08:49Modified : 08/05/2022 – 08:51 The art market is booming in New York in May 2022. Auction houses Christie’s and Sotheby’s are hoping for a shower of new records in the coming days. Christie’s even describes this season as a unique moment that only happens once a decade. Christie’s opens … Read more

the United States Sanctions a Cryptocurrency “Mixer” for the First Time

Published on : 05/06/2022 – 23:49 The United States imposed Friday, May 6 “ for the first time “financial penalties to a” cryptocurrency mixer ”, a sophisticated service accused of involvement in virtual money laundering by North Korea. This “blender”, Blender.io, is accused by the US Treasury of helping to launder part of the loot … Read more

More plethora of job creations in April in the United States

Joe Biden welcomes this movement of business leaders, which promotes post-Covid economic recovery. American companies continued in April to increase hiring, a trend welcomed by Joe Biden who sees it as the result of his economic policy. Read alsoUnited States: increase in job creation in the private sector in September Despite higher costs due to … Read more

Major agricultural powers promise food security despite war in Ukraine

The European Union, the United States, Canada and Australia have pledged to work together to produce food “for everyone”. Major agricultural powers, including the European Union, the United States, Canada and Australia pledged on Friday to ensure world food security despite the shocks caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Read alsoCan the World Trade Organization … Read more

half a point increase in key rates, a first since 2000

Published on : 05/04/2022 – 23:29 Announcement by the US Federal Reserve, the FED, this Wednesday, May 4, 2022: increase in key rates by half a percentage point. A way to fight inflation and stabilize the economy. The United States is not alone. Central banks in emerging countries are also working to limit these inflationary … Read more