Rioja president: ‘We will stand behind our wine producers’ in EU-US tariff war

By |oktober 14th, 2019|Airbus, Concha Andreu, News, Rioja, trade war, wine industry|

Concha Andreu, the President of La Rioja region, made her first visit to Brussels last week, just after the US announced fresh tariffs on European exports, including wine produced in her region. She told EURACTIV.com she is confident that Europe will s...

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WTO allows US to hit EU exports with record tariffs over Airbus case

By |oktober 3rd, 2019|Airbus, Boeing, EU-US relations, News, trade war, WTO|

The World Trade Organisation authorised the United States on Wednesday (2 October) to impose tariffs on EU goods worth up to $7.5 billion (€6.8 billion), as a response to illegal subsidies given by European governments to aerospace giant Airbus.

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Europe launches last-ditch effort to avoid US tariffs

By |september 17th, 2019|Airbus, Boeing, EU-US relations, News, trade war|

The European Commission has dangled the prospect of limiting its public subsidies to the US administration in an attempt to avoid further tariffs from Washington that could come as early as next month in the context of the Airbus-Boeing dispute.

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Macron wraps ‘very unifying’ G7 summit with Trump

By |avgust 27th, 2019|digital tax, Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, G7, G7 summit, Iran, News, trade war, WTO reform|

French president Emmanuel Macron steered a tense G7 summit towards a happy conclusion yesterday (26 August), in what will be reminded as one of the most conciliatory gatherings since Donald Trump took over the US Presidency.

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EU to retaliate if Trump slaps tariffs on French wine

By |avgust 24th, 2019|Amazon, Brexit, Donald Trump, G7, G7 summit, News, Russia, trade war|

The EU will react with new tariffs against US products if Donald Trump decides to impose duties on French wine, European Council President Donald Tusk said hours before the opening of what is likely to be a heated G7 summit on Saturday (24 August).

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G7 leaders to rethink capitalism as risk of recession looms

By |avgust 23rd, 2019|capitalism, Emmanuel Macron, G7, G7 summit, multilateralism, News, trade war|

The leaders of the G7 nations will not sign a final comuniqué when they gather in Biarritz (France) this weekend, and will instead discuss how to rethink capitalism and multilateralism amid the persistent inequalities and the risk of a new recession. 

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One year after the US-EU joint statement, how are transatlantic trade relations doing?

By |julij 26th, 2019|Cecilia Malmström, Donald Trump, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, tariffs, trade, trade war, US, WTO reform|

In July 2018, European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker travelled to the US to meet Donald Trump in a bid to ease trade tensions. A year on from the EU-US joint statement, commercial negotiations are at a stalemate.

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US-EU trade negotiations in stalemate, Malmström says

By |julij 24th, 2019|Airbus, Boeign, car tariffs, Cecilia Malmström, Donald Trump, News, Tarrifs, trade war, TTIP, US, WTO|

Almost a year after the joint US-EU statement, “there is a stalemate” in trade negotiations, Commissioner Cecilia Malmström conceded on Tuesday (23 July) speaking before the European Parliament. The talks on a trade agreement concerning the elimination of tariffs on...

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ECB ponders further monetary stimulus to counter trade, Brexit risks

By |junij 6th, 2019|Asset purchase programme (APP), Brexit, ECB, Mario Draghi, Monetary policy, News, trade war|

The European Central Bank decided on Thursday (6 June) to keep the low interest rates unchanged at least until mid-2020, and confirmed that it is considering further monetary stimulus, including further rate cuts and restarting the asset purchasing pro...

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EU braces for impact in final chapter of Airbus-Boeing dispute

By |maj 30th, 2019|Airbus, Boeing, Donald Trump, News, trade war|

Despite the European efforts to find a negotiated solution, Washington is expected to introduce fresh tariffs against European products in the context of the long-standing Airbus-Boeing dispute, an EU official told EURACTIV.com

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