Paris Mayor Swims in Seine to Show It’s Safe for Olympic Races – The Denver Post

Jenny Che (Bloomberg) — Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo swam in the Seine on Wednesday morning, seeking to show that the river was clean and ready for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games that kick off later this month.  France has earmarked €1.4 billion ($1.5 billion) for the river’s clean-up amid lingering concerns that the overflows … Read more

TVS Motor Company: Norton Motorcycles to ride in six models over three years

British bike maker Norton Motorcycles, part of the TVS Motor Company, on Wednesday said it plans to launch six new products over the next three years with an eye on increasing sales through sales partners in the US, Germany, France, Italy and India. TVS Motor has committed 200 million pounds in new product development, facilities, … Read more

Chelsea’s Wesley Fofana Labels Video Posted by Enzo Fernandez ‘Uninhibited Racism’

Published By: Ritayan Basu Last Updated: July 17, 2024, 09:04 IST London, United Kingdom (UK) Wesley Fofana and Enzo Fernandez at Chelsea (X) Enzo Fernandez apologised for the video that featured a song sung by some of the Argentina squad about France’s players. Chelsea defender Wesley Fofana has described a video posted on social media … Read more

France Football Federation to Take Legal Action Against Argentina for Alleged Racist Celebratory Chants

Kylian Mbappe with his teammates after France’s EURO 2024 exit (AFP) Players of the Argentina national team got into hot water online following their Copa America triumph for allegedly singing a racist chant for France. The silence has finally been broken, and it is the French Football Federation who have opted to make the first … Read more

Uber now lets riders see average wait times, costs in many cities

Rafael Henrique | SOPA Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Uber on Tuesday announced it’s rolling out a new feature that lets users see average wait times and costs for rides in more than 10,000 cities. The feature, which aims to make planning summer travel easier, comes as record numbers of travelers are passing through … Read more

stocks, news, data, earnings, Powell comments

U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks at a news conference on interest rates, the economy and monetary policy actions on June 15, 2022. Olivier Douliery- | Afp | Getty Images LONDON — European stocks opened lower Tuesday as investors assess the economic and political outlook in the region and beyond. So, “if you wait … Read more

France’s Leading Goalscorer Olivier Giroud Ends International Career

Last Updated: July 16, 2024, 08:20 IST France’s Olivier Giroud confirmed his international retirement (X) Olivier Giroud said he still had two good years in his legs but that he was starting to feel his age. France’s all-time leading goalscorer Olivier Giroud confirmed his international retirement on Monday, calling time on a career that saw … Read more

What Filipinos think of South China Sea row, Japan’s most common surname: 5 weekend reads

From how Filipinos feel about China to the film that saved Hong Kong cinema, here are five stories you may have missed over the weekend. FOLLOW US ON GOOGLE NEWS Read original article here Denial of responsibility! Trusted Bulletin is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the … Read more

France’s Bastille Day parade meets the Olympic torch relay in an exceptional year

Paris: Paris is hosting an extra-special guest for France’s national holiday Sunday – the Olympic flame lighting up the city’s grandiose military parade for Bastille Day. Just 12 days before the French capital hosts exceptionally ambitious and high-security Summer Games, the torch relay is joining up with thousands of soldiers, sailors, rescuers and medics marching … Read more

Balloons to hoist tourists 100,000 feet into the stratosphere

Commercial space flight is becoming more and more common, with companies including SpaceX, Blue Origin and Virgin Galactic all transporting paid customers into space over the last several years. People interested in seeing the earth from an unusual vantage point may soon have another option. CNBC spoke to three startups — France-based Zephalto, Florida-based Space … Read more