Italy’s green transition: Terna presents the 2021 Development Plan

18.1 billion euros in investments, over the next 10 years, to enable the energy transition in Italy: on 7 July 2021, during a press conference attended by Terna Chairwoman Valentina Bosetti, CEO and General Manager Stefano Donnarumma, the Italian Minister for Ecological Transition Roberto Cingolani, […]

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Sebastien Clamorgan (Venia International): perspectives on the African maritime transport sector

Maritime transport is one the most important modes of shipping used nowadays and is particularly important for landlocked countries, which rely heavily on shipping as their connectivity is strongly influenced by geography. Although its significance to the global maritime transport sector is not huge, Africa […]

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Google: fine by the Antitrust Authority

The companies Alphabet Inc., Google LLC and Google Italy were fined € 102 million for violating art. 102 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union. According to the Authority, in fact, Google has a dominant position thanks to the Android operating system […]

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International Monetary Fund: solidarity tax to mitigate inequalities

The International Monetary Fund (an international public organization of a universal nature, which today includes 190 countries) proposes an idea that would have the objective of supporting the economic crisis caused by Covid, that is, a solidarity tax to finance expenses. The IMF, in its […]

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Pinduoduo is now China’s top e-commerce platform

On March 17, the Chinese company Pinduoduo released its fourth-quarter financial results for 2020, confirming itself as the largest e-commerce in terms of active users, even overtaking the giant Alibaba Group Holdings.  “Pinduoduo was founded in 2015 with a focus on agriculture and has grown to become China’s largest agriculture platform, handling more […]

Nokia: up to 10,000 jobs at risk

The Finnish telecommunications giant Nokia announced that between 5 thousand and 10 thousand jobs are currently at risk and in an official statement published on March 16 2021, it confirmed its decision to reduce the company’s costs.  The reduction in the number of employees is part of a restructuring program that also includes a large […]