Tag: G7 summit
The US is investigating a new French digital tax that could lead to import tariffs on French wine and other goods.
It is unclear on whether any conclusive decisions were made during Javid Zarif's talks with Macron and other world leaders over the United States sanctions on Iran's economy.
Negotiators agree on Japan placing tariffs on US agricultural products up to levels that apply to members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership pact, according to reports.
North Korea's official news agency describes the weapon as a 'super-large multiple rocket launcher.'
Central banks have asked politicians for years to use fiscal policy more constructively and address structural problems plaguing economies.
US President Donald Trump earlier appeared to brush aside French efforts to mediate with Iran.
Ahead of the gathering, French President Emmanuel Macron called on world leaders to hold urgent talks on the wildfires.
US President Donald Trump earlier appeared to signal he might be considering a softening of his position in the trade war, which has seen Washington impose steep levies on all Chinese imports.
EU leaders have struggled to tamp down the brewing confrontation between Iran and the US since President Donald Trump pulled his country out of Iran's 2015 nuclear deal.
Australia and New Zealand have increased scrutiny of websites and social media companies in the wake of the Christchurch massacre in March.
A new US-UK trade deal after Britain leaves the EU was at the heart of their meeting and both men appeared upbeat about the chances of success.
The two sides enjoy close ties but US President Donald Trump has frequently claimed that Tokyo has an unfair advantage in bilateral trade.
A new BoE governor will be chosen by Britain's finance minister, Sajid Javid as current governor Mark Carney is due to step down in early 2020.
Boris Johnson and Donald Trump are expected to talk about bilateral trade between the two countries on trade barriers.
There were sharp differences on global trade tensions, Britain's exit from the EU and how to respond to the fires raging in the Amazon rainforest among the nations.
The fires in the world's largest rainforest have triggered a global outcry and are dominating the G7 meeting in Biarritz in southern France.
The question of tariffs is of particular concern for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson as he prepares to lead Britain out of the EU with the prospect of a no-deal Brexit.
The outcome of the tortuous Brexit crisis remains unclear three years after the United Kingdom voted to leave the EU.
US President Donald Trump flew into Biarritz after promising to impose punishing tariffs on French wine imports if French President Emmanuel Macron doesn't withdraw a tax on US tech giants.
Anti-capitalist activists, environmentalists and other anti-globalisation groups are flocking to southwestern France for a counter-summit which they insist will be peaceful.
US President Donald Trump's fresh threat was made in retaliation for Paris imposing a sales tax on US-based tech giants like Google, Facebook and Apple.
Thousands in Biarritz, France are set to march around 30 kilometres to denounce G7 leaders over poverty and environmental damage.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is coming under pressure from politicians across the political spectrum to prevent a disorderly departure from the EU.