Accused of sexual harassment and exhibitionism, Elon Musk responds on Twitter

By Baptiste Renault Posted on 05/20/2022 at 1:21 p.m., Update on 05/20/2022 at 14:51 Elon Musk during a press conference at the SpaceX launch pad in Texas on February 10, 2022. JIM WATSON / AFP SpaceX reportedly paid one of its flight attendants $250,000 not to sue Elon Musk after he made sexual advances to … Read more

Elon Musk’s outburst against telecommuting for Tesla employees

In a vitriolic email sent to his employees, the boss of Tesla asks them for 40 hours “minimum” of weekly presence in the office, otherwise they will be considered as “having resigned”. Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has asked employees to return to the office or leave the company, according to an email sent to … Read more

Elon Musk presses the brakes hard at Tesla

By Jean-Yves Guérin Posted on 06/03/2022 at 6:25 p.m., Update on 06/03/2022 at 6:25 p.m. Elon Musk (right) at the inauguration of the Tesla Gigafactory in Grünheide on March 22, Germany. POOL/via REUTERS DECRYPTION – The entrepreneur, who believes in the recession, asks the leaders of the manufacturer to reduce the workforce by 10%. Elon … Read more

Robinhood, the brutal fall of a popular trading platform

By Tom Kerkour Published on 04/29/2022 at 6:06 p.m., Update on 04/29/2022 at 7:17 p.m. With the pandemic, to escape boredom and make some money, some have turned to applications like Robinhood, promising finance open to all in a few clicks. Riccardo Milani/Hans Lucas STORY – The new broker was one of the stars of … Read more

Elon Musk’s outburst against telecommuting for Tesla employees

In a vitriolic email sent to his employees, the boss of Tesla asks them for 40 hours “minimum” of weekly presence in the office, otherwise they will be considered as “having resigned”. Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has asked employees to return to the office or leave the company, according to an email sent to … Read more

McDonald’s is working to eliminate its disposable packaging

By Gildas Briand Posted 4 hours ago, Update 4 hours ago The brand has designed ceramic cones for fries and for burgers, recyclable paper packaging will replace disposable boxes. Credit: McDonald’s From next January 1, the Agec law will ban single-use tableware for on-site catering. Farewell cones of fries, glasses of Coke, cups of sundae … Read more

Europe denounces the American car bonus

Brussels denounces American protectionism on its automobile industry. Alexander Filon/Oleksandr – stock.adobe.com Brussels is concerned about the bill which provides up to 7,500 dollars in tax credit for the purchase of an electric vehicle coming from an American factory and equipped with a battery produced in the United States. After being pleased to see the … Read more

Stock markets down after US unemployment figures

Stock markets fell after the announcement of better than expected employment figures in the United States, this dynamism raising fears that the American central bank will raise its rates further sharply to fight against inflation. Read alsoTokyo Stock Exchange closes at two-month high European stock markets ended in the red, after hovering around equilibrium for … Read more

Eutelsat challenges Elon Musk’s space ambitions

DECRYPTION – The French satellite operator merges with OneWeb and aims to participate in the future European constellation. Europe is taking a giant step towards becoming a world leader in space internet. And do not give up in the face of the irresistible rise in power of Starlink, the high-speed internet constellation of the American … Read more

McDonald’s continues to attract customers despite menu price hikes

Although sales increased by 9.7% in the second quarter, turnover fell by 3%, in particular due to store closures in Russia and Ukraine. Fast food chain McDonald’s continues to attract customers despite price hikes for its products. Its profits, however, were dented by the closure of its stores in Russia and Ukraine and higher costs. … Read more