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

Inflation, Ukraine and China, risks for financial stability in the United States, worries the Fed

The risks for financial stability in the United States have increased over the past six months, the American central bank (Fed) warned on Monday May 9 in a report, citing inflation, the war in Ukraine or the difficulties of the real estate sector. in China. Read alsoAccording to INSEE, inflation will soar to 5.4% over … Read more

20 internet service providers pledge to cut costs

The White House announced Monday that it has reached an agreement with 20 internet providers, including AT&T, Comcast and Verizon, to reduce subscription costs and guarantee broadband access to low-income households. Read alsoEmmanuel Macron wants to impose automatic parental controls on Internet service providers “The Biden-Harris administration has obtained commitments from the top 20 internet … Read more

In Canada, dogs invite themselves to their master’s office

AFP, published on Monday, May 09, 2022 at 08:49 Standing on all fours, her tail wagging as visitors arrive, Daisy looks after the well-being of the team at Tungsten Collaborative. The dog, like many other pets, has the right to come to the office with her master, who worked from home during the pandemic. The … 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

Four new starred restaurants in the city of Washington

The famous Michelin guide awarded four new restaurants in the American capital on Wednesday, May 4, illustrating the dynamism of the American capital’s gastronomic scene, where only one establishment shines in the firmament. Read alsoMichelin Guide 2022: who are the starred in Paris? In the prestigious three-star category, the “Inn at Little Washington”, by American … Read more

the TurboTax platform will have to reimburse millions of taxpayers

An American platform used to complete the tax return will have to reimburse 4.4 million people it charged for a free service, the New York Attorney General announced on Wednesday May 4. In all, the online financial services specialist Intuit “will have to pay $141 million in damages to the millions of consumers who were … Read more

Faced with geopolitical risk, Volkswagen wants to strengthen in the United States

The German car giant Volkswagen confirmed on Wednesday its ambition to more than double its market share in the United States, a region neglected in recent years but which is gaining importance in a “increasingly polarized world“. Read alsoWar in Ukraine disrupts BMW and Volkswagen After a first quarter marked by a 100% jump in … Read more

customs tariffs against Beijing expiring in July, a consultation is launched to extend them

Tariffs put in place in 2018 on imports from China could automatically expire on July 6 if no American company asks to maintain them, the Biden administration announced on Tuesday, which has launched a consultation process. In total, the tariffs, put in place under former President Donald Trump, concern the equivalent of 350 billion dollars … Read more