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Meta wins battle in bid to buy virtual reality startup

Meta wins battle in bid to buy virtual reality startup

Meta received the green light from a court on Wednesday to buy virtual reality (VR) startup Within Unlimited, according to the Bloomberg news agency, but the US competition authority (FTC), opposed to the acquisition, could appeal the decision. The federal agency had launched legal proceedings against Meta (Facebook, Instagram) at the end of July, considering …

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Nicolas Dufourcq, financier at the service of start-ups and innovation

Nicolas Dufourcq, financier at the service of start-ups and innovation

Nicolas Dufourcq, chief executive of Bpifrance, was proposed on Tuesday for a third term in the post he has held for a decade, with the ambition of making the public bank the nerve center of the French start-up and business ecosystem. entrepreneurial innovation. Bpifrance has become under his leadership the heart of a system of …

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Bercy validates the monthly payment of the wear rate, as requested by the brokers

Bercy validates the monthly payment of the wear rate, as requested by the brokers

The temporary adjustment will allow this rate to be reassessed every month, whereas until now it was only done every quarter. It’s a source of constant concern for the real estate sector. The wear rate, which represents the ceiling above which a bank can no longer lend money to its customers, will experience an adjustment. …

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“Monetary stabilization” in 2023 with a peak in rates by the summer, according to the governor of the Banque de France

“Monetary stabilization” in 2023 with a peak in rates by the summer, according to the governor of the Banque de France

The institution also called for better regulation of cryptocurrencies. “Less inflation and more stabilization” : the Governor of the Banque de France François Villeroy de Galhau estimated on Thursday that a period “monetary stabilization” opened and that the European Central Bank’s key interest rates would have to peak by the summer. In an attempt to …

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the CFDT discovers “with amazement” the government’s draft decree

the CFDT discovers “with amazement” the government’s draft decree

The executive plans to reduce the duration of compensation for job seekers by 40% instead of 25% when the unemployment rate is below 6% at the national level. It did not take long to see the first reactions to the draft decree on theunemployment insurance. This Friday, the Ministry of Labor discussed with the social …

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615 million euros wagered in France during the World Cup, a record

615 million euros wagered in France during the World Cup, a record

According to the ANJ, this sum exceeds the 366 million euros wagered in total for the previous competition of 2018. Some 615 million euros were placed online in France during the FIFA World Cup 2022, a higher amount than expected, the National Gaming Authority (ANJ) told AFP on Saturday. The France-Argentina final alone generated 55 …

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Thanks to cost cuts, Twitter ‘will be fine’ next year: Musk

Thanks to cost cuts, Twitter ‘will be fine’ next year: Musk

Twitter “will be fine” next year thanks to the drastic cost-saving measures implemented by Elon Musk since his takeover of Twitter, the entrepreneur said on Wednesday. “With the changes we’re making, massively cutting expenses and increasing revenue from subscriptions, I think Twitter is going to be okay next year,” the platform owner told a conference …

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