Australia to Spend $50b on French Submarines

Australia formally signed a $50 billion contract with France to build 12 state of the art submarines Monday, a signal of the country’s willingness to project power across the Pacific. Prime Minister Scott Morrison hailed th.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 11th, 2019

Australian prime minister boasts security credentials

Australia's prime minister has cast his government as stronger on national security than the opposition after signing an agreement with the French government to deliver a fleet of submarines and ahead of federal elections expected to be held in May......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 10th, 2019

Facebook to Give Special Access to French Regulators

A team of French regulators will spend six months monitoring how Facebook removes certain kinds of illicit content as part of a pilot program between the social media giant and the French government......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 13th, 2018

French Racing: Lady Athena Australia to Arcachon

French Racing: Lady Athena Australia to Arcachon Lady Athena (Redoute’s Choice), trained at La Teste by Yan Durepaire, carries the Australian colours of John Hutchins. For those au fait with .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 15th, 2018

The leaders of France and Australia just took aim at China with pointed comments about following the rule of law

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and French President Emmanuel Macron together warned China to follow the rule of law in the Asia Pacific.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 2nd, 2018

Australia is going to spend $379 million trying to save the Great Barrier Reef

Shutterstock The Australian government has pledged A$500 million ($379.10 million) in funding to the Great Barrier Reef. UNESCO considered putting it on the "in danger" list last year.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 29th, 2018

Key Words: Trump is ‘uninformed’ but also ‘right’ on China and trade, says departing French ambassador

In exit interviews with several publications, Gerard Araud has offered a harsh assessment of President Donald Trump, but also expressed some approval......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch7 hr. 22 min. ago

Saving for retirement is hard. Knowing how to spend it down is harder.

A million bucks sounds like a lot, but is it really?.....»»

Category: topSource: washpost9 hr. 37 min. ago

The banana industry is in danger with return of Panama disease

Banana plants have been infected with Panama disease across Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Africa. Veuer's Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral11 hr. 37 min. ago

French Conservatives Furious Over Plans To Rebuild Notre Dame With Modern Materials

French Conservatives Furious Over Plans To Rebuild Notre Dame With Modern Materials.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge13 hr. 22 min. ago

The Navy is starting to put up real money for robot submarines

The U.S. naval fleet of the future may one day i.....»»

Category: topSource: latimes13 hr. 52 min. ago

The Conversation: You spend more on your dog than on your cat because your dog lets you be in charge

A fresh take on the dogs-vs.-cats debate......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch16 hr. 37 min. ago

Exclusive: Banks shun Tereos attempt to secure wider funding - sources

An attempt by French sugar group Tereos to spread risk on a 250 million euro ($281 million) loan secured earlier this year has failed to attract bidders, leaving three main creditor banks with exposure, sources familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 18th, 2019

Green Bay Packers rank among NFL teams with best brand equity: Slideshow

This season, fans will spend millions of dollars to see the Green Bay Packers play, either in Green Bay or on the road. But where do the Packers rank in terms of how much fans are willing to pay to attend their games? Michael Lewis, a professor at.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

France to rebuild the Notre Dame Cathedral

French president Emmanual Macron has said he wants the Notre Dame Cathedral to be rebuilt within five years, according to the Washington Post......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 18th, 2019

Hermes CEO steps down from L"Oreal board over competing make-up line

French beauty group L'Oreal said on Thursday that Axel Dumas, the CEO of Birkin-bag maker Hermes, had resigned as a board member as the luxury group starts work on its own line of cosmetics......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 18th, 2019

Adtran management "feels good" about Australia over long-term

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 18th, 2019

Uber, Pinterest, Zoom, Slack IPOs have San Franciso bracing for new tech boom

The Bay Area could see up to 10,000 newly minted millionaires with money to spend......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 18th, 2019

How robots helped the French save Notre Dame Cathedral

Drones and a firefighting robot named Colossus help extinguish the dramatic bl.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 18th, 2019

Schlumberger profit falls in first quarter as revenue tops estimates

French oil giant Schlumberger Ltd. said Thursday it had net income of $421 million, or 30 cents a share, in the first quarter, down from $525 mi.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 18th, 2019

Firefighters had a secret weapon when Notre Dame caught fire: A robot named ‘Colossus’

French officials say a robot named Colossus played a crucial role in saving the Notre Dame from complete destruction. The robot is part of a new wave of firefighting machines that are being used to keep people out of harms way when fires break out......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 17th, 2019