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Inflation picks up slightly in November, according to INSEE

Consumer prices rose slightly year on year in November, to 0.2%, after remaining stable the previous two months, INSEE reported on Tuesday, confirming its initial provisional estimate. Over one month, prices also rose by 0.2%, after having also been stable in October, adds the National Institute of Statistics. This “slight rebound in inflation (over one

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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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Halloween: the French always more fond of sweets

Even if Halloween celebrations in France have never reached Anglo-Saxon proportions, the candy hunt remains an unmissable event for distributors, according to a Nielsen study. Halloween, candy festival… and confectioners. All Saints’ Eve, as this Anglo-Saxon celebration translates, is often decried in France as being nothing more than a marketing operation. A feeling validated by

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Succession: bank rates could start rising again in 2020

If the banks had to freeze their tariffs this year at the request of the government, an increase in fees could take place in 2020. “These banks where not to die” headlined in 2018, with a certain black humor, concerning its investigation of the most expensive banks in terms of inheritance costs. The rule is

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All Saints holidays: more French people to leave in 2019

The holidays begin this Saturday for two weeks. Departures abroad are on the rise. The All Saints holidays begin this Saturday, October 19 and end on Sunday, November 3. , the number of French people going on holiday is on the rise, according to the Mondial Assistance/Opinion Way barometer*. They are 22% to want to

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