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German manufacturing recovery remains on track in August: PMI

German manufacturing recovery remains on track in August: PMI

Published 01/09/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - German manufacturers’ recovery from lockdown measures continued last month, with output growing at the fastest pace since February 2018, a survey showed [more…]

China agrees with U.S. to push forward implementation of Phase 1 trade deal

China agrees with U.S. to push forward implementation of Phase 1 trade deal

Published 25/08/2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Tuesday it agreed with the United States to continue pushing forward the implementation of the bilateral Phase 1 trade [more…]

British trade minister pledges to fight ‘unfair’ U.S. tariffs – The Telegraph

British trade minister pledges to fight ‘unfair’ U.S. tariffs – The Telegraph

Published 16/08/2020

(Reuters) - British Trade Secretary Liz Truss pledged to fight U.S tariffs on Scotch whisky, calling them “unacceptable and unfair” in an op-ed in the [more…]

G20 finance officials eye solution to digital tax row this year

G20 finance officials eye solution to digital tax row this year

Published 18/07/2020

WASHINGTON/BERLIN (Reuters) - Finance officials from the Group of 20 major economies on Saturday vowed to resolve major differences over taxing big tech companies and [more…]

Acting DHS head says U.S. doing ‘great job’ getting economy back up

Acting DHS head says U.S. doing ‘great job’ getting economy back up

Published 21/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is doing “a great job” reopening the country after lockdowns to contain the novel coronavirus outbreak, Acting Homeland Security [more…]

Japan, UK agree to work on swift trade agreement: Japan government statement

Japan, UK agree to work on swift trade agreement: Japan government statement

Published 09/06/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan and the United Kingdom agreed to start negotiations for a swift agreement on an economic partnership to secure business continuity for [more…]

German economy to shrink by at least 10%: DIHK

German economy to shrink by at least 10%: DIHK

Published 19/05/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s DIHK chambers of industry and commerce expect Europe’s largest economy to shrink at least 10% this year due to the coronavirus [more…]

China announces new tariff waivers for some U.S. imports

China announces new tariff waivers for some U.S. imports

Published 12/05/2020

BEIJING (Reuters) - China announced on Tuesday a new list of 79 U.S. products eligible for waivers from retaliatory tariffs imposed at the height of [more…]

Euro zone investor morale hits all-time low on coronavirus – Sentix

Euro zone investor morale hits all-time low on coronavirus – Sentix

Published 06/04/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Investor morale in the euro zone fell to an all-time low in April and the bloc’s economy is in deep recession due [more…]

White House not considering three-month tariff deferral: Navarro

White House not considering three-month tariff deferral: Navarro

Published 25/03/2020

(Reuters) - The White House’s top trade advisor denied on Tuesday that the Trump administration was considering a three-month deferral of tariff payments on imported [more…]