Christian Le Squer, the starry Breton reconnects with his roots

PORTRAIT – Crowned with three stars for twenty years, the chef of the Five (George V hotel, in Paris) also cultivates his Armorican roots in association with a group anchored from Ille-et-Vilaine to Finistère. You should always be wary of a man who says to you: “I was born happy.” Usually, a few minutes later, … Read more

two sons of ex-president of Panama sentenced to 3 years in prison

A New York court sentenced Luis Enrique and Ricardo Martinelli, sons of former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli, to three years in prison on Friday, May 20, accusing them of being at the origin of the corruption system set up in Panama. with the Brazilian multinational Odebrecht. Read alsoThe fall of Odebrecht, a giant of Brazilian … Read more

Six months firm against a seller of European goldfinches

A trafficker in European goldfinches, a protected species, was sentenced to six months in prison following his arrest at a flea market in Marseille. Read alsoSquats evacuated in Marseille: the sadness of a French scene The criminal court which ruled Thursday in immediate appearance also pronounced a ban for five years on the sale of … Read more

United States and Taiwan want to strengthen their economic ties

The United States and Taiwan have decided to strengthen their commercial relations which for the moment are not sealed by a bilateral agreement, the Biden administration announced on Friday. US Trade Representative (USTR) Katherine Tai and Taiwanese Minister John Deng met and “instructed their teams to explore concrete ways to deepen the U.S.-Taiwan trade and … Read more

A 100% local menu is possible

ARM-PANON FAIR. The Chamber of Agriculture organized, yesterday, a first meal 100% péi, from appetizer to dessert, from products harvested, processed and cooked in Reunion. A way to demonstrate that eating péi is (already) possible and always more tomorrow provided that communities, supermarkets and consumers also play the game. Fresh guava or pei pineapple juice, … Read more

the number of unemployment benefits paid is at its lowest since 1969

The number of jobless claimants in the United States in early May hit its lowest level since December 1969, but jobless claims have been climbing since early April, according to Labor Department data released Thursday. Read alsoCovid-19: the Canadian government wants to suspend unemployment benefits for those who have not been vaccinated From May 1 … Read more

A wallaby lost in the Rhône

A motorist had a funny encounter overnight from Tuesday to Wednesday around 1 a.m. On the road to Sain-Bel, in Saint-Pierre-la-Palud, he found himself face to face with a wallaby. It’s no longer worth going to the other side of the world to come across a wallaby in the wild… In the Rhône too, it’s … Read more

the share of workers born outside the United States has returned to its 2019 level

The share of foreign-born workers in the U.S. workforce in 2021 returned to pre-pandemic 2019 levels as the country faces a significant labor shortage. “In 2021, the foreign-born share of the U.S. civilian workforce returned to pre-pandemic levels of 17.4% in 2019 from 17.0% in 2020”the Department of Labor (BLS) said in a statement on … Read more

Elon Musk announces that the takeover of Twitter cannot be done without guarantee on fake accounts

Tesla’s CEO wants assurances that less than 5% of Twitter accounts are fake. The social network claims to want to go through with the transaction, at the agreed price. Tesla boss Elon Musk said on Tuesday that the takeover of Twitter would not be completed until he was guaranteed that less than 5% of the … Read more

10 of the most colorful species in the world

Birds with multicolored plumage are not confined to exotic environments, they can also be observed in France or Europe. Le Figaro offers you a list of 10 species to which nature has offered a mix of colors. A recent study, carried out jointly by the universities of Debrecen (Hungary) and Sheffield (United Kingdom), revealed that … Read more