Digital footprint: Government publications generate little interaction on social networks

The government’s digital footprint*, a quantitative measure of presence on social networks, in the first quarter of 2022 is estimated at 190,000 publications. These touched closely 1.4 billion peopleaccording to the latest barometer published by the Observatory for Digital Public Opinion. The head of government comes first in the government’s digital footprint. It co-dominates the … Read more

In Burkina Faso, haute couture meets international standards

Published on : 04/19/2022 – 00:15 In Burkina Faso, designers and couturiers are benefiting from government support to bring themselves up to par with the international market. Stylist Sébastien Bazemo has therefore received support from the Culture and Tourism Development Fund to train his teams. In total, the Creative Industries Support Program received 11 billion … Read more

“Belgian companies’ interest in Africa is driven by the diaspora” – Jeune Afrique

It was an important meeting for the Belgian private sector, its first economic mission to the African continent since the beginning of the pandemic. Despite the cancellation of King Philippe and Queen Mathilde’s planned visit to Kinshasa in early March – due to the war in Ukraine – business leaders were able to travel to … Read more

Youth, a golden age for the sharing economy?

Coworking, coliving, participatory living, carpooling, community gardens… the collaborative is at the cutting edge. Two out of three French people have already experienced the collaborative economy, and 65% are willing to share the items they use, according to a survey of more than 1,000 French people aged 18+ conducted by Odoxa for AlloVoisins. A lifestyle … Read more

New promotions, trends and forecasts in the energy saving solutions market 2030

Global Energy Saving Solutions Market Overview The Energy Saving Solutions market reports provide a comprehensive overview of the market size and share. The Energy Saving Solutions market data reports also provide historical and forecast 5-year data for the industry along with socio-economic data. Key partners can reflect on the insights, charts and figures referenced in … Read more

European Union | Zelensky hopes to gain candidate status in “weeks.”

(Kyiv) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said on Monday he hopes his country can obtain candidate status for European Union membership “in the coming weeks”, thanking Brussels for its speed. Posted at 1:56 p.m During a meeting in Kyiv, Mr. Zelensky submitted two voluminous files representing the application for entry into the EU to the EU … Read more

Browsing a buoyant market, Deezer is preparing for an IPO at the end of July

This time should be the right one. Music streaming platform Deezer attempted an IPO in 2015 before abandoning it at the last minute, citing “Market Conditions” unfavorable. I2PO is co-owner of Artemis, the holding company of the family of François Pinault – founder of the luxury group Kering -, the investment banker Matthieu Pigasse (single … Read more

Emerging market banks’ government bond holdings pose risks to financial stability

Emerging market banks’ government bond holdings pose risks to financial stability (Image: Ilgor Kutyaev/iStock from Getty Images) Andrea Deghi, Fabio Natalucci, and Mahvash S. Qureshi April 18, 2022 Treasury stocks held by banks are reaching unprecedented levels as authorities spend public money to mitigate the impact of the pandemic. Due to the pandemic, holdings of … Read more