Ebola: Libreville relaxes its ban on maritime trade with affected countries

After a meeting with a WHO representative, the Gabonese Ministry of Health announced the relaxation of its ban on maritime trade with countries affected by the Ebola virus. “The total ban on trade with countries affected by the epidemic is counterproductive for our economy,” Gabonese Minister of Health, Fidèle Mengué M ‘Egouang, told reporters after […]

Record sale for artist Georgia O’Keeffe

A painting by late American painter Georgia O’Keeffe sold for over $ 44.4 million in New York City today, setting a new world record at an auction for a female artist. According to the auction house Sotheby’s, the previous record for a female artist belonged to the American artist of the abstract Joan Mitchell’s, for […]

Apprenticeship as a metal technician

SCHÄRDING. There is now a great opportunity for those young people who are registered as job seekers at the Schärding Public Employment Service (AMS). From now on you can start a demanding apprenticeship – namely that of a metal technician. “This apprenticeship training is the basis for a promising and secure job,” emphasizes Wilhelm Hinterberger, […]

Being gay in Tennessee

5:09 a.m. on November 16, 2014, modified at 11:55 a.m. on June 20, 2017 In Martin, Tennessee, everything is rolling for little Chip, 6, a kid already endowed with good humor and, above all, two dads who love him and who love each other. The situation seems well established and accepted until the day when […]

Saft completes its lithium-ion battery plant in Jacksonville, Florida

The French battery champion is in the process of finalizing a third production line at its lithium-ion site in Jacksonville, in northern Florida. With a production capacity of 2 million cells per year, or 6 times that of its “mother” factory in Nersac (Charente), “it is the largest factory in the group, and the most […]

“We want to have everything cleaned up in five years”

Face to face, two buildings of about twenty floors vanish and burn on the arid soil. Under the blows of cranes and excavators, their red bricks are shattered. Water cannons find it difficult to contain the clouds of dust that emanate from the debris, making the atmosphere even heavier. In the streets of Detroit, the […]

Ivory Coast: The price of fuel increases by 15 FCFA

The price at the pump of “ super unleaded ” gasoline increased by 15 FCFA, from 735 FCFA to 750 FCFA per liter, while that of diesel remains unchanged at 615 FCFA, noted on Wednesday. APA, in service stations in the Ivorian economic capital. An increase that comes after a drop, at the beginning of […]

Charlotte Gainsbourg and Catherine Deneuve: ultrachic Frenchies in New York

Charlotte Gainsbourg takes on her role as Louis Vuitton’s muse to perfection! She did it again this weekend, for a dinner celebrating the release of a new collection from the prestigious French brand. Surrounded by Frenchies, the chic 43-year-old actress made This dinner took place at MoMA, New York Museum of Modern Art, on Friday, […]

Justice approves the plan for Detroit to exit bankruptcy

Detroit, which has close to $ 18 billion of debt, was officially became the largest american city in bankruptcy. REUTERS/JOSHUA LOTT “What happened in Detroit must never happen again “. It is by this sentence in the end, judge Steven Rhodes on Friday 7 November, concluded the chapter of the most painful parts of the […]