La Libra, Facebook's digital currency, announced for 2021 in reduced format

The launch of Facebook's digital currency, Libra , could take place in 2021. The project may benefit from favorable factors in the global economy, but regulators will have to be convinced first.  Facebook could launch Libra, its digital currency in 2021, we learn from the British media Financial Times, which quotes people close to the process. The product is expected to arrive in a limited version, after the project has met with great aversion from regulators, including in the United States, the country where the headquarters of the social media management company are located. The stakeholder association behind this digital currency project is now planning to launch a single version of Libra that will itself be pegged to the dollar, at the rate of one unit of US currency for each Facebook digital currency . “The other forms of currencies will be deployed at a later stage,” the FT source added. The exact launch date will depend on when the project

Work stoppage for childcare or for people vulnerable to the virus: what is changing in France?

Concern has grown among a number of employees in recent days. With the lengthening of the confinement period, those placed on sick leave for work or considered particularly vulnerable to coronavirus (cancer, with a cardiovascular history, etc.) were at risk of losing their compensation.
Work stoppage for childcare or for people vulnerable to the virus

Compensation until April 30 up to 90% of salary

Unless there is a more favorable collective agreement, employees with less than five years of service and who have benefited from the scheme from mid-March 2020 were to fall in mid-April to compensation equivalent to 66% of their salary, compared to 90% currently. Those with between five and ten years of service would have been affected ten days later. And the others, at the beginning of May (after fifty days of compensation).

What changes? These employees, and those living with a person considered vulnerable, will be compensated until April 30, 2020 up to 90% of their salary. Whatever their seniority. Those who have less than one year of seniority will see their compensation retroactively increased from 50% to 90%, for the days taken from March 12. The Government recalls that the waiting period usually applicable before the payment of daily social security benefits (three days) and the employer supplement (seven days) is abolished.

Partial unemployment from May 1

From May 1, new device. These judgments will turn into partial unemployment. Employees will receive compensation equivalent to 70% of their gross salary (84% of the net) and at least equal to the minimum wage. What lighten the accounts of Social Security but further increase the bill of partial unemployment.