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

Confinement: "Not a single Orange employee was partially unemployed, the company assumed all of its employees", specifies Stéphane Richard, CEO of Orange

The coronavirus crisis has had serious consequences for the economy. Many employees have been placed on partial unemployment, which represents a significant cost for the State. "Not a single Orange employee was partially unemployed, the company has assumed all of its employees," said Thursday May 28 on franceinfo Stéphane Richard, CEO of Orange. "Orange does not use any public funding," he continues. "We did not use short-time working, we paid all of our employees and we guaranteed them all of their remuneration including in the variable part . "
 
Confinement: "Not a single Orange employee was partially unemployed, the company assumed all of its employees", specifies Stéphane Richard, CEO of Orange

Everyone who works in our stores continued to be paid in full. We felt that we owed this solidarity to all our employees.
Stéphane Richard




Several big bosses announced that they were going to lower their remuneration as a sign of support. "I have not made this decision yet," said Stéphane Richard, CEO of Orange, who says he is also the last in the CAC 40 in terms of compensation. "I want to have more visibility. If I feel I have to do it I will do it."