Trump's latest threat to impose taxes on vehicles made in Europe cast a shadow over this year's car show in Geneva. EU officials fear the US president could impose protectionist measures in other sectors, too.
Barbados has been struggling with weak economic growth over the past decade, putting strains on its public debt and deficit. The ailing economy offers a cautionary tale for other small island nation states in the region.
In what is viewed as a major win for German consumers in the wake of the diesel emissions scandal rocking the nation’s mighty auto industry, the German parliament has passed legislation enabling class-action lawsuits.
The head of one of Germany's business groups warns that Britain and the EU could "sink into insignificance" if they stay divided. Businesses fear that Britain could crash out of the bloc in March 2019.
British engineering company Rolls-Royce has said it's slashing thousands more jobs primarily in the UK. The firm said the move was necessary to "simplify its business" and save millions of pounds by 2021.
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