Delivery delay: “my package was delivered to the other side of the world…”

Delivery delay: "my package was delivered to the other side of the world..."

Reading time: 2 minutes Who has never had problems with package delivery? More than three-quarters of people who took part in a recent OpinionWay survey for Shopopop received their order late, damaged, broken or even stolen. © andresr/Getty Images – In 2023, e-commerce recorded a turnover of 159.4 million euros, according to the Federation of … Read more

Focus on the 3 levers BOAD uses to optimize its balance sheet

Focus on the 3 levers BOAD uses to optimize its balance sheet

“It’s a product that has an equity flavor, that has a color, but it’s not one in the sense that it doesn’t change the shareholding.” This is how Serge Ekué, president of the West African Development Bank (BOAD), spoke on May 14, 2024, explaining to a limited number of journalists the strategy that the development … Read more

Uranium from Niger: the Chinese company starts up again

Uranium from Niger: the Chinese company starts up again

Uraniumkey element in current contextgains in importance with the war in Ukraine and challenges energy transition. This heavy metal is crucial for productionnuclear energyan alternative that is increasingly being considered for reduction greenhouse gas emissions. The stability of uranium supply became a question geostrategic, especially due to international tensions and the volatility of energy markets. … Read more

Stock market: winners and losers on May 14

Stock Exchange: Winners and Losers May 9

(Illustration: Camille Charbonneau) Canada’s main stock index fell slightly on Tuesday, led by weaker energy shares, while U.S. markets rose and the Nasdaq hit a new record. “I think the market consensus may be a bit lower than the economist consensus for tomorrow’s (US) CPI,” said Jules Boudreau, chief economist at Mackenzie Investments. The report … Read more

Stock market: “US stocks have potential, financials and health should be prioritized”

Stock market: "US stocks have potential, financials and health should be prioritized"

Reading Time: 4 minutes In the stock market, the US stock market saw a decline in April, but from the perspective of technical analysis, the uptrend remains intact. According to Jay Woods, chief strategist at Freedom Capital Markets (Freedom24), in an interview with Capital, the financial and healthcare sectors are among those they prefer. US … Read more

Ryanair closes its Bordeaux base: 3 aircraft moved, 40 routes canceled since November

Ryanair closes its Bordeaux base: 3 aircraft moved, 40 routes canceled since November

Reading Time: 1 minute Ryanair announced this Tuesday, May 14, that it will close its Gironde base in November following the failure of negotiations with Bordeaux Airport over the amount of passenger fees the airlines levy on tickets. © Markus Winkler – Unsplash – From November, Ryanair will no longer serve Bordeaux airport Due to … Read more

One to watch: Premium Brands Holding, Wesdome and GDI

One to watch: Premium Brands Holding, Wesdome and GDI

Premium Brands Holdings reported a profit of $6.3 million in the first quarter, compared with $5.9 million in the same period last year. (Photo: 123RF) What to do with Premium Brands Holding, Wesdome and GDI titles? Here are some analyst recommendations that are likely to change prices soon. Note: the author may have a completely … Read more

Partially satisfactory health benefits

Partially satisfactory health benefits

Only four in ten employees (40%) believe their employer’s health care plan fully meets their needs. (Photo: 123RF) More than one in two Canadian workers feel that their employer’s health benefits plan is not fully meeting their needs. Health benefits offered by employers do not fully meet the needs of more than half of employees … Read more

Market news for Tuesday, May 14

Market news for Tuesday, May 14

(Illustration: Camille Charbonneau) BASIC NEWS • Joe Biden sharply raises US tariffs on billions of Chinese chips and cars. US President Joe Biden has unveiled a series of sharp tariff increases on a range of Chinese imports, including electric vehicles, microchips and medical products, risking a confrontation with Beijing at the end of this year’s … Read more