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Michel-Anddouard Leclerc brandishes the threat of double-digit inflation • Michel-Édouard Leclerc seemed feverish, indeed worried, on Tuesday, November 8, at the microphone of the RMC morning. This proud Breton, who has just opened his first Parisian shop in Montparnasse, is a devilish volunteer. His stated goal: to reduce prices for the French, especially as the holidays approach … E-MAIL he is convinced of this: “Inflation will be double-digit at the beginning of the year. Worse: “We are heading towards a recession in 2023”. Leclerc continues: “Meat consumption is down by 7.6%. The French buy 10% less dairy products, 14% less fish. From now on, the great shopkeeper fears anger at the checkout and movements of protest in shops …
Malongo coffees produce their new machine in Vendée • What is the secret of the Vendée? This proud French region is proof that no decline is unstoppable. Despite its rather rural character, the department enjoys full employment, the economic dynamism is lively, the industry thrives. The proof is with the brand Malongo, a big name in organic coffee and fair trade, which now produces its new machine in La-Roche-sur-Yon, the imperial city which is also the capital of the Vendée. 320 copies leave the production site every day. An economically viable challenge: the purchase cost is 119 euros. Nice pickaxe for the Made in Francewhich is currently holding its major annual meeting, Porte de Versailles!
Hidalgo betrays his promise and doubles the property tax • The Parisian owners find themselves Gros-Jean as before. Despite what she always assured during her 2020 municipal campaign, Anne Hidalgo has decided to increase property tax by 52%. The capital must in fact fill the hole of a widening debt: over 8 billion euros. The first city in France unable to balance its budget … So the taxpayer is called to help, and not a little. Not happy, Anna Hidalgo he blames the state, which would not help Paris enough to pull it off. So what about small rural communities? Gabriel Attal, Minister of the Budget, replied curtly: “As often happens with Madame Hidalgo, the state has a good back! The state cannot remedy the management problems of the city of Paris and its lack of structural reforms. To give just one example, the communication department of the Hôtel-de-Ville is a lot 471 public employees.
The tale of the communist and the earthworm • Here is the Ch’ti again. Fabien Roussel, the head of the Communist Party, former presidential candidate and current deputy from the North, has embarked on a grand tour of France. Objective: to appear as a hero of a popular France, far from the wanderings of the Nupes. Talk about everyday life, with people, at home. He was at the beginning of the week in Mayenne, in Laval, to chat for a bit. In front of the 200 people who came to listen to him in this non-electoral period. Everything is fine: Ukraine, refugees, salaries, culture … And earthworms! A man rightly explains the importance of the worm. Roussel he answers, too happy: “Thank you sir! Earthworms are our friends, they are as important as bees. If we want to keep the soils rich and fertile, we need to protect them. “ But astonished, the brave citizen got angry and left the room, visibly dissatisfied with the answer… “I’m outraged, you took off. “More and more of a worm!
Thursday 10 November, a black day in Ile-de-France transport • Zero goal. Zero meter, zero RER. This is the strange slogan that federates the unions. They are preparing to block, on Thursday 10 November, the entire region of the capital. “The traffic was very seriously cut off this Thursday on the whole network,” already indicates the RATP, fearful of what will happen. CGT-RATP, FO Pôle Traction, Unsa, Solidaires RATP and La Base: here is the list of recalcitrant. At stake is the salary increase.