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EU to take retaliatory measures in response to US tariffs

Germany Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says European Union ‘will have to react’.

Airbus says Trump tariffs will cost US jobs

Two-fifths of components making up an Airbus jet comes from American suppliers.

US to strike EU with US$7.5 bil in tariffs over Airbus...

President Trump hails the decision, calling it a 'big win' for the US amid a 15-year-old battle.

Signs of new US-China trade discussions emerge as increased tariffs loom

A new round of US tariffs on some Chinese goods is scheduled to take effect on Sunday, threatening to escalate an already bitter trade war.

Apple may be relying more on China as Trump’s tariffs loom

As US President Donald Trump wages a trade war and promises more tariffs against China, Apple's contract manufacturers get caught in the middle of the crossfire.

The US-China trade war is ruining Christmas for toymakers

US shoppers are likely to see fewer new items in stores during the holiday season as retailers limit purchasing to reduce stock toward normal levels.

US receives 130-plus licence requests to sell to Huawei after blacklisting

The standstill coincides with mixed messages from Trump in the US-China trade war, which have dimmed hopes for prompt decisions on license applications to sell to Huawei.

Trump’s only regret on China is ‘not raising tariffs higher’

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.

US ‘very close’ to ‘major’ trade deal with Japan, says Trump

The two sides enjoy close ties but US President Donald Trump has frequently claimed that Tokyo has an unfair advantage in bilateral trade.

China to fight back against US tariff move

The US will not win the trade war because of the plight faced by its farmers and businesses, according to China's People's Daily.

What tools could Trump use to get US firms to quit...

President Trump has called on American companies to make their own products at home rather than rely on China.

UK’s Johnson ‘very worried’ about trade tensions, tariff hikes

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.

China warns US to stop ‘wrong’ trade actions or face consequences

The year-long trade war between the world's two largest economies has roiled financial markets and shaken the global economy.

EU will respond to US tariffs on French wine, says Tusk

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.

China vows to retaliate if US imposes new levies

China says it hopes the United States will stop its wrong tariff action, adding that any new tariffs would lead to escalation.

It’s not working, IMF says to Trump

With the IMF warning that his trade war is slowing global growth and as recession alarm bells ring, US President Donald Trump doubles down on his attacks on the Federal Reserve and on China.

Huawei says US law denies it due process, judicial review

The litigation in Texas involves Huawei’s ability to sell equipment into the US market and is separate from the US government’s blacklisting of Huawei.

Amid floods and trade war, US farmers struggle to stay afloat

US farmers are facing a tough year and worry about their future, yet some still trust President Donald Trump.

World markets bounce back as Trump delays China tariff

Global share markets and equities rallied, government bonds and the yen pulled back, but worries over the US-China trade conflict and other political and economic turmoil remain.

Huawei launches first product with own operating system

Huawei unveils a new smart television, the first product to use its own HarmonyOS operating system.

IMF warns increasing US tariffs could harm China’s growth

In an intensifying trade war, US tariffs on China imports could take a huge toll on its economic growth.

Huawei unveils own operating system to compete with Android

The first version of the OS would be launched later this year in its smart screen products, says Huawei.

As trade war runs hot, China grabs more gold for reserves

Gold rallies to hit a six-year high.

Wall Street stocks tumble on worsening US-China trade war

About 20 minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down about 500 points, or 1.9%, at 25,983.81.