NASA is hiring two companies to make future suits for the moon

NASA announced Wednesday, June 1, that it has contracted two companies, Axiom Space and Collins Aerospace, to develop the spacesuits that will be worn by future astronauts on the moon. These suits are also used for the International Space Station (ISS), replacing the current ones that have been in service for around forty years. “History … Read more

Sales of new cars in France down for the twelfth consecutive month

The auto industry recorded 126,813 registrations in May, down 10.09% in a year. New car sales fell 10% again in May in France, a 12th straight month of decline in a market paralyzed by a shortage of electronic chips, according to figures released by Automotive Platform on Wednesday. The sector saw 126,813 registrations, down 10.09% … Read more

Sales of new cars in France down for the twelfth consecutive month

The auto industry registered 126,813 registrations in May, down 10.09% in a year. New car sales fell 10% again in May in France, a 12th consecutive month of decline in a market paralyzed by a shortage of electronic chips, according to figures released by Automotive Platform on Wednesday. The sector saw 126,813 registrations, down 10.09% … Read more

Life insurance, mortgages, right to a bank account… what will change on June 1st

The arrival of the month of June is accompanied by many new features. Le figaro takes stock of the measures that have come into force. The month of June also marks the start of new measures that could directly affect you. What will change from 01.01 More transparent management fees for retirement plans and life … Read more

stricter regulations come into force

Planned actions include: E-commerce players need to verify that published opinions actually come from people who bought the product. Abusive advertising, false ads on the Internet or door-to-door advertising: a European directive will come into force in France on Saturday to better regulate certain business practices. Adopted by the European Parliament and the European Council … Read more

The town hall wants to offer a pass for motorized two-wheelers

The Paris Council will examine this proposal, which is intended to accompany the end of free surface parking planned for September. The deadline for submission is approaching. From September 2022, two-wheelers will no longer be allowed to park for free in Paris. Accompanying this purpose of free admission, an advisory draft published by the town … Read more

End of an era, New York shuts down its last phone booth

New York City opened its last coin-operated phone kiosk, the famous “pay phone booth», replaced by free Wi-Fi hotspots a few years ago. But rest assured Superman fans: Manhattan will keep four phone booths closed, the ones in which journalist Clark Kent transforms into a superhero. also readCalling while driving, death at the turn? On … Read more

Accor CEO urges hotel owners to ‘openly raise their prices’

Accor’s CEO urged the hoteliers who manage the group’s operations to “openly raise their prices“, to the “regain financial viability” after two years of health crisis and to adapt to “highly inflationary operating costsassociated with rising wages and energy prices. Present Friday”Highlights 2021During the group’s general meeting, Sébastien Bazin mentioned “the desire to travel (which) … Read more

What is the impact of inflation on French consumption?

A study by Ipsos for the Observatory of New Consumption by E.Leclerc shows how the inflationary shock has disrupted the consumption habits of the French. For 85% of the French, quality food would be too expensive. The E.Leclerc Observatory of New Consumption presents its large-scale survey, which is intended to provide an overview of the … Read more

Netflix is ​​laying off to deal with slowing growth

Almost 150 employees were laid off, most of them in the USA. A few weeks before this decision, Netflix reported a loss of subscribers for the first time in more than a decade. Netflix announced on Tuesday (May 17) that it had laid off around 2% of its employees to save money after slowing growth … Read more