MEP Axel Voss publishes EU digital manifesto, warns of EU’s ‘digital dependency’

By |januar 22nd, 2020|5G, Axel Voss, China, digital sovereignty, digital tax, European People's Party, Germany, Huawei, News, USA|

Conservative German MEP Axel Voss, also known as the father of the controversial copyright reform, has published a manifesto on European digital policy in which he warns that Europe should not become a "digital colony" of other powers. EURACTIV Germany...

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Don’t shun China, urges Merkel at American prize ceremony

By |januar 22nd, 2020|5G, Angela Merkel, China, Henry Kissinger, Huawei, News, trade wars, United States|

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday (21 January) urged Western global powers to include China in their multilateral system and treat Beijing equally rather than freeze it out and risk slipping into a Cold War-style bipolar order.

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Croatian Presidency praises Kazakhstan for readiness to host ‘difficult’ WTO ministerial

By |januar 21st, 2020|Airbus, Boeing, China, Croatian Presidency, Donald Trump, Eurasian economic union, Kazakhstan, News, Subsidies, tariffs, trade wars, WTO|

The Croatian Presidency of the Council of the EU on Monday (20 January) praised Kazakhstan for its initiative to host a ministerial conference of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), at a time when this largest economic body is undergoing a deep crisis.

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China confirms spread of coronavirus as new cases surge

By |januar 20th, 2020|China, coronavirus, News|

An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday (20 January), as the number of patients tripled and a third person died, stoking concerns about the containment of the virus.

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European firms get ‘crumbs’ from China’s Belt and Road

By |januar 16th, 2020|Belt and Road Initiative, Central Asia, China, News|

China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), an investment plan aiming to connect Europe with Asia, is sidelining European companies and Brussels should review its competition law to level the playing field, a business lobby said on Thursday (16 January).

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EU, US, Japan agree on proposals to limit subsidies

By |januar 14th, 2020|China, forced technology transfers, industrial subsidies, News, WTO, WTO reform|

The EU, US and Japan put forward on Tuesday (14 January) a proposal to limit industrial subsidies among WTO members and explored ways to address forced technology transfers, two issues at the core of ongoing trade frictions with China.

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EU powers to trigger Iran nuclear deal dispute mechanism

By |januar 14th, 2020|#jcpoa, Boris Johnson, China, Donald Trump, France, Germany, Iran nuclear deal, News, Russia, UK, US sanctions|

Britain, France and Germany will trigger the dispute resolution mechanism in the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, two European diplomats said on Tuesday (14 January), the biggest step the Europeans have taken in response as Tehran has backed off nuclear co...

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US officials to visit Britain, pushing for Huawei 5G ban

By |januar 13th, 2020|5G, China, Donald Trump, espionage, News, United Kingdom, United States|

A delegation of US officials will arrive in Britain on Monday (13 January) to try to persuade Britain not to use Huawei equipment in the upgrade of its telecoms network, two people with knowledge of the matter said on Sunday.

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‘Shot across the bow’: U.S. steps up pressure on UK ahead of Huawei decision

By |januar 8th, 2020|5G, China, Huawei, News, UK|

The United States is making a final pitch to Britain ahead of a UK decision on whether to upgrade its telecoms network with Huawei equipment, amid threats to cut intelligence-sharing ties, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. Britain...

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Eurozone growth driven by services, weighed down by industry slump

By |januar 7th, 2020|China, Economy, Eurozone, France, Germany, Growth, Italy, Markit, News, private sector, Stagnation, Tertiary sector, US|

While the eurozone's private sector stagnated until December 2019, the manufacturing sector saw a prolonged slump. It is the services sector that continues to drive the Eurozone's growth. EURACTIV's partner La Tribune reports.

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