While US President Donald Trump keeps stoking the trade dispute with the EU and China, German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the EU is determined to counter any US tariffs and calls the situation ‘very serious’
US officials are in China on Monday for the start of fresh trade negotiations. What's on the agenda — and what progress could be made as another deadline looms in the trade battle between Beijing and Washington?
With just 10 weeks left until the UK is scheduled to leave the EU, the prospect of a no-deal exit remains firmly on the table. That’s bad news for the UK car industry, which is already planning for the worst.
Despite Washington's efforts, China's trade surplus with the US grew by more than 17 percent in 2018, according to data provided by Beijing. US exports to China grew by less than one percent last year.
US President Donald Trump isn't interested in international cooperation, but the other G20 members take a different stance. A clash seems unavoidable at the group's summit. Bernd Riegert reports from Buenos Aires.
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