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After its rebound in the second quarter, the French economy is stabilizing

After exceeding expectations in the second quarter, the French economy stabilized in July-August. This is shown by the Banque de France’s monthly business survey of 8,500 companies, unveiled on Tuesday. “In a still difficult economic environment (tensions on the raw materials markets, supply and recruitment difficulties), activity continues to resist”, underlines the monetary institute. Driven […]

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Budget 2023: Bercy postpones the more painful measures

In presenting the arbitrations retained by the government, the Minister Delegate in charge of Public Accounts, Gabriel Attal, spoke of the Finance Bill (PLF) 2023 as the one opening “a phase of budgetary normalization”. In view of the budget documents sent to Parliament on Monday, this normalization will take place in measured steps: State expenditure […]

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“On the budget, we will have the same method of compromise, and the same red lines”

Will the 2023 budget devote the return to budgetary normality, after texts on purchasing power which have again resulted in significant expenditure? We are indeed going to begin, with the finance bill, a phase of budgetary normalization after whatever the cost linked to the Covid, the recovery plan and the anti-inflation shields. This phase should […]

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New impetus given to competitiveness clusters

The government is kicking off a new stage in the life of competitiveness clusters. While the labeling and funding of the 54 operating clusters (Cap Digital, Cosmetic Valley, Minalogic, etc.) expired at the end of the year, the Ministry of the Economy is launching this Tuesday the call for applications for the fifth phase of […]

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Purchasing power: the public deficit increased by 500 million after the vote in Parliament

The government copy on purchasing power appears significantly corrected after its passage through Parliament, with many measures added by deputies and senators. But the budgetary impact turns out, in the end, to be relatively limited. The main risk of skidding was fuel. The executive’s choice to give up a bonus targeted at large wheelers to […]

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Work: the dynamism of employment reinforces the government’s desire for reform

Crisis ? What crisis? Weighed down by inflation and supply difficulties, the French economy continues to hire… with a vengeance, which somewhat puts into perspective the recruitment difficulties of which employers complain. Payroll employment in the private sector increased further in the second quarter, even exceeding by far the forecasts. Between the end of March […]