Trump and Merkel meet for tense trade talks – European finance ministers discuss Greek debt - North and South Korea could tighten economic ties
American-German businessman Martin Richenhagen is far from happy about the Trump administration's aggressive trade policies. "We are surprised on a daily basis by strange initiatives," he told DW.
The EU’s top trade official Cecilia Malmstrom spoke with her US opposite number ahead of a deadline that could see tariffs imposed on EU metal exports. Brussels could impose levies of its own on some US products.
President Donald Trump has harshly criticized Iran in a speech at the United Nations, saying Tehran must change its behavior or face further consequences. Trump administration officials have also upped their rhetoric.
Global share markets have been hit hard after US President Donald Trump announced hefty tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, sparking concerns of retaliatory moves that could lead to a trade war.
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