German Minister of Economic Affairs Peter Altmaier cannot predict the outcome of the EU-US trade dispute. But time is running out – the EU states are only exempt from the tariffs on steel and aluminum imposed by US President Trump until June 1st.
Profound anti-Americanism lies behind Western Europe's distaste for Trump. Boris Kalnoky explains why Trump enjoys greater popularity in "new Europe."
G7 finance ministers have sent "a message of regret and disappointment" to President Donald Trump over his tariff decision. Meeting ahead of the main summit, they said there was still time to avoid a trade war.
Over nearly 10 years, the world economy has been growing by a moderate but steady clip. In 2019 though, risks such as Brexit, trade wars and higher interest rates could spell the end to an unprecedented economic boom.
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.
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