EU leaders call for permanent exemption from additional US tariffs

Map. History of Trade Wars conflict

19 August 2018
China says it will `counterattack with great strength' if Trump acts on new tariff threat, says negotiations impossible
Trump says 'we've already lost the trade war'
China says will fight back 'at any cost' against U.S. trade tariffs
4 month ago
UK PM May: The EU council was clear that Trump's tariffs aren't justifiable on safety grounds and aren't a solution to the problem of overproduction. We welcome the temporary exclusion for the EU and hope to make it permanent
Facebook down more than 5% to new session low after FTC says it is probing the company's privacy practices.
Stocks jump on optimism that China and U.S. are set to begin trade negotiations: Dow up 400 points
The European Commission is today formally launching an investigation into what "safeguard measures" for EU products may be warranted, despite the EU's temporary reprieve from US steel tariffs. The investigation itself will take 9 months
4 month ago
Chinese envoy tells WTO meeting: U.S. previously agreed not to apply such tariffs without WTO approval, WTO members should jointly 'lock this beast back into the cage of the WTO rules'
EU leaders call for permanent exemption from additional US tariffs
China willing to hold talks with U.S. to resolve trade differences
Israeli police question Netanyahu in telecom corruption case
4 month ago
Arrested Koreas ex-President Lee rejects questioning
4 month ago
South Korea further opens auto market in return for U.S. steel tariff exemption
4 month ago
U.S. exempts South Korea from steel tariffs, revises free trade deal: South Korea
China weighs ending some restrictions on foreign stakes - vice commerce minister
Apple's Tim Cook calls for calm heads on China, U.S. trade
White House official: Trump to sign $1.3 trillion spending bill hours after tweeting he was considering veto
4 month ago
World Trade Organization chief encourages WTO members to work within the WTO, cites risk of confrontation with no winners and leading to a less stable trading system - statement
The Board of Directors of Gazprom has included Putin's nephew, Mikhail Putin, in the company's board for a period of 5 years
On @realDonaldTrump's May 1 expiry date for steel tariff exemptions, @EU_Commission President @JunckerEU says, "it doesn't seem to me that this date is a very realistic one given the broad issues we need to discuss`'
No common project for eurozone yet EUCO, but Merkel and Macron face Trump and Putin side by side. Against US protectionism and threat from Russia
Bill Browder: Estonian government to sanction 49 Russian officials responsible for the torture and murder of Sergei Magnitsky under the Estonian Magnitsky Act
Sky Sources: EU leaders have discussed the possibility of UK-U.S. trade negotiations threatening a post-Brexit trade deal
4 month ago
No tariffs until May - happy and relieved. Window of opportunity to talk with the US about problems in world trade, says German Economics Minister @peteraltmaier
EU says Trump putting 'gun to our head', seeks permanent tariff exemption
US launches WTO challenge against China over patents breach: statement
U.S. has not given China a list of trade remedy actions: U.S. official
The EUCO "regrets the decision by the US to impose import tariffs on steel and aluminium, takes note that shipments of steel and aluminium from the EU have been temporarily exempted from such measures, and calls for that exemption to be made permanent"
Belgium's @CharlesMichel is not convinced by @realDonaldTrump 's offer of a steel tariff exemption to the EU: "We have the impression that Donald Trump wants to negotiate with us with a revolver at our head," the Belgian PM said on his way into EUCO
China's Commerce Ministry has released a "counter-attack" list of 128 US imports that could be subject to retaliatory tariffs online.
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