Tag: Ansa Mediterranean

France: 1000+ factories shut down in 2009-2012

  Cars, food, pharmaceuticals down, luxury sectors up, Les Echos 05 February, 16:44   (ANSAmed) – PARIS, FEBRUARY 5 – Between 2009-2012, more than 1,000 French factories shut down and over 120,000 jobs were lost in manufacturing alone, Les Echos business daily reported Tuesday. ”A symbolic ceiling has […]

Egypt: Morsi decree, security powers to military

(ANSAmed) – CAIRO – Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has charged the armed forces with maintaining security and protecting state institutions until results of a referendum on a draft constitution scheduled on Saturday are announced. The army is also entitled to arrest civilians to maintain security. The presidential decree […]