Asian shares gain as Trump fuels trade deal optimism

Asian stocks gained on Friday as investors took heart from U.S. President Donald Trump saying trade…

Britain must respect EU rules to get trade deal, says Luxembourg

Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Xavier Bettel on Wednesday urged Britain to accept the rules of the EU…

Stocks slump after Trump says no deadline for China trade deal

Stocks sank on Tuesday after President Donald Trump suggested a long-awaited trade deal with China could…

Italy’s Divided Populists Unite Over EU Bailout Fund Reform

The coalition — made up of the populist 5Star Movement, the center-left Democratic Party (PD), former…

US could increase tariffs after WTO rejects EU denials over Airbus subsidies

The US has said it may increase tariffs after the EU lost its case at the…

FTSE 100 closes in the red as Trump’s tariffs spook investors

Tariffs are to be imposed on steel and aluminium imported from Canada, Mexico and the European…

As Europe builds its 5G network, security – not cost – must come first

EU communications ministers will gather in Brussels on Tuesday to discuss how to safeguard emerging fifth-generation…

European stocks close mixed on dampened trade hopes, Hong Kong escalations

• The pan-European Stoxx 600 index closed provisionally virtually unchanged. Basic resources stocks — with their…

US, Mexico, Canada negotiators making final USMCA push

On Sept 30, 2018, the governments of the United States, Canada, and Mexico announced they had…

China says CO2 border tax will damage global climate change efforts

Proposals by the European Union to establish a “carbon border tax” will damage the global community’s…