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Buffett's warning from 20 years ago - more relevant today than ever?

Wednesday  10:21,   02 september 2020

Recently a quote from Warren Buffett, who is now 20 years old, surfaced again and was compared by investors with the current stock market environment. © Provided by Finanz.net DANIEL ROLAND / AFP / Getty Images • Buffett warns investors of the... >>>

Fire in e-cars: Huge amount of soot and meter-high jet flame

Tuesday  21:45,   01 september 2020

How dangerous is an e-car fire? Swiss researchers have made spectacular experiments on this. © Photo: dpa battery modules from electric cars develop large amounts of toxic soot in a fire. What happens if an electric car burns down in an underground >>>

Marco Höger in an interview: “At 30, I'm more of the old iron”

Tuesday  20:40,   01 september 2020

© Herbert Bucco Marco Höger was temporarily on the field as captain in the test of 1. FC Köln against Wolfsburg. Mr. Höger, the preparation is going well for you, so far you have not missed a training session. Marco Höger: Yes, although that's not... >>>

Boulogne-Billancourt: two families relocated after a fire

Tuesday  20:35,   01 september 2020

© LP / Olivier Boitet Illustration. About fifty firefighters responded to the Boulogne apartment fire on Monday afternoon. Two families had to be relocated after the fire, which completely destroyed an apartment and damaged a second, Monday... >>>

Opening of an investigation after a "suspicion of pollution of the Seine" by Lafarge, Hidalgo denounces an "ecological scandal"

Tuesday  20:05,   01 september 2020

© Supplied by La Tribune Illustrative photo. On Twitter, Barbara Pompili, Minister for the Ecological Transition, indicated that inspectors from her ministry were going to go there and that "those responsible will be... >>>

creditors' meeting approves Galeria rescue plan

Tuesday  20:00,   01 september 2020


Consumer prices: weak inflation puts the ECB under pressure

Tuesday  16:05,   01 september 2020

© dpa The ECB is aiming for almost two percent inflation as the ideal value for the economy. Consumer prices fell in August compared to the same period last year. This means that euro inflation is negative for the first time since 2016. The... >>>

Poetry. François de Cornière swims in the early morning

Tuesday  14:25,   01 september 2020

© Studio Phoenix François de Cornière, who evokes the coast so well. Very simple poems, without fuss, totally poignant. This poet is a real revelation. In 2015, François de Cornière published Nageur du petit matin, a poetic tribute to his wife, who >>>

Dolberg leads the train from Nice to Strasbourg

Sunday  03:29,   30 august 2020

© Supplied by Sofoot The Gym only needed to make light genuflections to keep Strasbourg residents who were not yet ready to go. And thanks to a clinical Dolberg, the Niçois are leading the championship tonight. RC Strasbourg 0-2 OGC Nice Goals:... >>>

Great Britain: Johnson wants employees to return to office, according to Telegraph

Saturday  21:21,   29 august 2020

HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS-GB-EMPLOYMENT: Great Britain: Johnson wants employees to return to office, according to Telegraph © Reuters / POOL GREAT BRITAIN: JOHNSON WANTS WORKERS TO RETURN TO OFFICE, TELEGRAPH Says (Reuters) - UK Prime Minister Boris... >>>

Virus: Hungary closes its borders, France and Germany rely on

Saturday  15:49,   29 august 2020

masks © Provided by Le Point While the pandemic toll is close to 120,000 deaths in Brazil , the second most affected country in the world, Hungary will prohibit access to its territory to non-residents to cope with the increase in contaminations,... >>>

Investing sustainably: Investors are increasingly paying attention to the environment and social issues

Wednesday  18:16,   26 august 2020

© Romolo Tavani / Shutterstock Sustainability also plays a role in investments. For many private investors, the return is no longer the most important criterion. Other factors come to the fore. Since the beginning of the corona crisis, security and >>>

Flood of cheap money supports: Dow Jones starts stable - tech stocks continue in rally mode

Wednesday  17:27,   26 august 2020

The latest developments in new corona infections in the USA, the presidential election campaign, the upcoming central bank meeting in Jackson Hole and the hurricane season are causing Dow investors to pause. © Provided by Finanz.net DANIEL ROLAND / >>>

Hauts-de-France: Record gusts at 126 km / h on the northern coast

Wednesday  14:51,   26 august 2020

It blew very hard on the northern coast, this Tuesday © DAMIEN MEYER / AFP The wind will blow hard on the northern coasts WEATHER - It blew very hard on the northern coast, this Tuesday Storm Francis blew hard in Hauts-de-France. If gusts of wind... >>>

Prices for residential real estate rise in the Corona recession

Wednesday  10:46,   26 august 2020

© Reuters / AXEL SCHMIDT Facades of apartment buildings are pictured at Mitte district in Berlin Berlin (Reuters) - The prices for residential real estate in Germany have risen despite the worst recession of the post-war period. In the second... >>>