US companies only have a few days’ supply of semiconductors

The Biden administration on Tuesday urged Congress to pass legislation to help US manufacturing of essential products such as semiconductors, pointing out that manufacturers have seen their reserves dwindle to an alarming level. Read alsoThe lack of chips, a blow for Volkswagen and Stellantis The Commerce Department conducted a survey of manufacturers including automakers and […]

Are you sure there isn’t something more important?

Ceuta Now! will ask in the next Plenary of Control about the implementation of the rate of occupation of public roads to ATMs. A measure approved unanimously in the Assembly in October 2016, at the proposal of the Ciudadanos group, and of which more than five years later nothing is known. The localist formation wants […]

A treasure composed of 239 gold coins discovered in a Finistère mansion

It is a real treasure, made up of 239 gold coins, minted during the reigns of Louis XIII and Louis XIV, which were discovered during work in a manor house in Finistère, we learned Thursday from the house Ivoire Angers which will auction them at the end of September. The discovery of these royal coins […]

Aramis Auto posts sales exceeding expectations in 2021

The internet vehicle sales platform Aramis Auto recorded a turnover for the whole of its fiscal year postponed to 2021 higher than its objectives, according to figures published on Tuesday. By weighting the acquisition of the British site CarSupermarket.com (pro forma data), Aramis Auto posted revenues up 25.9% to 1.361 billion euros for the fiscal […]

“A lot of work to do” to develop district heating, say professionals

To exploit the potential of district heating networks and catch up on renewable targets, existing networks will need to be decarbonized and densified, new ones will have to be created and, above all, public awareness has to be raised, say representatives of the sector. Read alsoThe French favor wood heating Of the 671 terawatt-hours of […]

Torrelavega is the eighth city with the lowest activity rate in the country

Torrelavega and Santander are among the cities with more than 20,000 inhabitants in Spain with the lowest activity rate, as published this Wednesday by the National Institute of Statistics (INE). The statistics of urban indicators of the INE places Torrelavega as the eighth city with the lowest activity rate in the country, 51.2 percent, and […]

Repaired after a fire, the nuclear submarine Perle returned to Toulon

The nuclear attack submarine Perle, ravaged in 2020 by a fire and repaired in Cherbourg, returned to its Toulon base on Sunday for the resumption of maintenance work interrupted by the disaster, before its return to “the operational cycle” in the first half of 2023. The semi-submersible ship “Rolldock storm” which conveyed the submarine from […]

German economy in slow motion, puzzle of the future government

Sluggish recovery, private component factories, skyrocketing energy costs, the future of public spending: the new German government has not even taken office yet and economic challenges are already on its agenda. The outgoing government of Angela Merkel on Wednesday revised its growth forecast sharply downward for 2021, to 2.6% against 3.5% still expected in the […]

More money for 51,000 carpenters

More money for employees in the carpentry trade in north-west Germany (Bremen, Hamburg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Lower Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein): After the collective bargaining agreement, wages and salaries will rise by 2.5 percent on April 1, 2022. Employees will also benefit from a one-off payment of 300 euros, payable by February 28, 2022 at the latest. […]