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Chinese spend $1 billion in 68 seconds on Alibaba

This milestone was reached in 85 seconds last year, for “Singles’ Day” in China. 27 billion euros had been spent in 24 hours. Sixty-eight seconds: this is the time that Chinese consumers took overnight from Sunday to Monday to spend their first billion dollars online during the traditional “singles party“, considered the largest global operation

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The price of tolls will increase further in 2020

Faced with this increase, the Secretary of State for Transport Jean-Baptiste Djebbari says he does not refrain from thinking about a return of the management of the motorways in the hands of the State once the contracts with the concessionaires have expired. No gift for motorists this year again. The Secretary of State in charge

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Agreement with China: what is a Protected Geographical Indication?

Emmanuel Macron announced that he had reached an agreement on Protected Geographical Indications during his trip to China. What is this label and how does it protect French and European terroir? During the , Emmanuel Macron announced the signing of an agreement on the protection of protected geographical indications (PGI) between Beijing and the European

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UFC-Que Choisir pins the rates of funeral directors

The consumer association, which has compared hundreds of companies, denounces high and variable prices, as well as certain opaque practices. Funeral directors, a very lucrative market? This is what the French Consumers’ Union (UFC) denounces – What to choose, before All Saints’ Day. , conducted from March 23 to April 6, the association combed through

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