health protocols begin to be tested in French factories

To reconcile resumption of activity and compliance with health rules, numerous measures have been implemented in industries. By Véronique Guillermard and Valérie Collet On assembly lines, workers had to get used, in addition to conventional equipment (masks, gloves, glasses, visors) to Plexiglass walls (here Renault). MARTIN BUREAU / AFP Since May 11, the date of […]

Weakened by the Covid-19 crisis, French aeronautics needs help

The industry hopes to set up support funds plentiful to the tune of at least a billion euros. By Véronique Guillermard Aircraft engine assembly line at the Safran factory in Villaroche, in Seine-et-Marne. Jean-Christophe MARMARA / Le Figaro General mobilization for the aeronautics sector. The call is launched by the Group of French aeronautical and […]

Behind the scenes of Brussels – Containment: the debate prohibited

It only took a few moments, on March 16, for the Head of State and his government, in the name of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, to place the French under house arrest and deprive them of most of their freedoms civil, political and social that we thought inalienable: freedom to come and go, […]

Safran ready to fly to the rescue of struggling aeronautics SMEs

The French engine manufacturer does not rule out purchasing some of its suppliers and undertakes the reconfiguration of its industrial base. By Véronique Guillermard A Safran employee works on an aircraft engine in Colomiers near Toulouse. The group, which saw its sales fall 6.4% in the first quarter and 20.4% in the month of March […]

Fashion week: fashion tales and legends

The invitation to the parade Loewe took the form of a vinyl on which appears the grinning face of Megan Rapinoe, contemporary heroine (she is one of the first sportsmen to come out), famous American football player (Ballon d’Or 2019) and muse of the season. Nothing really shows from this exchange in the latest collection […]