SpaceX overtakes Boeing as NASA supplier

The Falcon 9 launch vehicle equipped with the Crew Dragon capsule in the NASA Assembly Center. Photography: SpaceX For the first time, SpaceX has moved ahead of Boeing in NASA’s ranking of lucrative suppliers. Further proof of the growing importance of Elon Musk’s company in the space sector. What’s next after this ad For many … Read more

Brussels opens investigation into Microsoft takeover of Activision Blizzard

Brussels announced Tuesday to open an in-depth investigation into the proposed takeover of the American video game publisher Activision Blizzard by Microsoft, judging that this operation at 69 billion dollars could “significantly reduce» competition in this market. The European Commission expressed particular concern that Microsoft could “lock access to Activision Blizzard video games for consoles … Read more

Microsoft avoids taxes in several countries

According to a study, the American computer giant would transfer its profits to companies domiciled in tax havens, Bermuda or Puerto Rico. In the United Kingdom, Australia or New Zealand: the American computer giant Microsoft avoids, thanks to a complex structure, paying taxes on billions of dollars in countries where it nevertheless holds lucrative public … Read more

Why take out travel cancellation insurance?

Here are 5 good reasons why taking out such insurance is useful: When you book a trip well in advance The more one books in advance, the more one increases the probability that an unforeseen event occurs between the date of reservation and travel. This guarantee covers you in the event of serious damage, illness … Read more

VALEURS ASSURANCES, presents the “ZEN COVER”

Comprehensive cancellation cover with appropriate deductibles: – Epidemic guarantee with a deductible of €30 • Quarantine of the Insured in the 14 days prior to departure following contamination with COVID-19 justified by a medical authority. Proof will be required. • Refusal of boarding by the Insured following a temperature measurement, or a positive result for … Read more

Life insurance still skates in September

Life insurance contracts recorded net inflows of 0.5 billion euros in September, three times less than in the same month last year, according to figures released on Friday by France Assureurs. It is however a little better than the month of August 2022, when life insurance had recorded a net outflow: the amounts disbursed had … Read more

(CSR) Corporate Social Responsibility in insurance

Today, the environmental concerns of citizens are obviously very present. On the other hand, the responsible dimension is a little less so, despite expectations of strong commitment on the part of companies. Insurance is no exception, even if, like banking, the projection exercise is even more complicated than for other categories (transport, tourism and distribution) … Read more

How Elon Musk conquered space with SpaceX

The topic of the day. Twenty years ago, Elon Musk set himself a major challenge: that of aerospace conquest. If the beginnings of his private company SpaceX were difficult, this tech boss, who became a multi-billionaire after notably reselling PayPal to EBay, quickly established himself as a key player in space. “SpaceX’s goal is to … Read more

Côte d’Ivoire: How will the digitization of car insurance certificates be done from January 1, 2023

© Koaci.com – Tuesday, October 18, 2022 – 4:09 PM A revolution is coming in the insurance automobiles from 1 January 2023 with the digitization of insurance certificates. For the Association of Insurance Companies of Côte d’Ivoire (ASA-CI), it is a project that will revolutionize the industry of insurance in Ivory Coast. The benefits for … Read more

Strike Insurance

Object of the guarantee The Insurer compensates the Subscriber for pecuniary losses, in the event that the trip mentioned in the Special Conditions is cancelled, shortened or postponed due to the occurrence of any contingency (or case of force majeure) not expressly excluded, occurring beyond its control. or that of his insured client. The Subscriber … Read more