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Tim Hepher

U.S., Britain upbeat as trade talks enter new round

1:20am IST

LONDON The United States and Britain expressed optimism about the prospects of a trade deal on Tuesday as they launched the latest round of talks focused on goods and tariffs.

Exclusive: U.S. offers tariff truce if Airbus repays billions in aid - sources

16 Oct 2020

PARIS/WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS The United States has offered to settle a long-running aircraft subsidy dispute with the European Union and remove tariffs on wine, whisky and other products if Airbus repays billions of dollars in aid to European governments, several sources close to the matter told Reuters. | Video

EXCLUSIVE-U.S. offers tariff truce if Airbus repays billions in aid -sources

15 Oct 2020

* U.S. has started imposing tariffs on $7.5 bln of EU goods (Adds background and quote from former U.S. official)

EXCLUSIVE-U.S. offers tariff truce if Airbus repays billions in aid -sources

15 Oct 2020

PARIS/WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS, Oct 15 The United States has offered to settle a long-running aircraft subsidy dispute with the European Union and remove tariffs on wine, whisky and other products if Airbus repays billions of dollars in aid to European governments, several sources close to the matter told Reuters

EU wins tariff clearance on $4 billion of U.S. imports in Boeing case

14 Oct 2020

BRUSSELS/PARIS/WASHINGTON The European Union on Tuesday won the right to impose tariffs on $4 billion of U.S. goods in retaliation against subsidies for planemaker Boeing - deepening a record trade spat that has already prompted Washington to slap duties on EU imports. | Video

Britain on trade tightrope as fresh tariffs loom in aircraft spat

12 Oct 2020

PARIS Britain's push away from Europe and its courting of closer trade ties with the United States have landed London in a growing dilemma over billions of dollars in looming Brussels tariffs in response to U.S. subsidies for Boeing , trade sources say.

UPDATE 1-Lessors oppose Malaysia Airlines restructuring plan -letter

10 Oct 2020

SINGAPORE/PARIS, Oct 10 A group of leasing companies has rejected a restructuring plan put forward by Malaysia Airlines, bringing the state carrier closer to a showdown over its future.

World News

Thai royalists rally to counter surging protests

A few dozen Thai royalists held a rally in Bangkok on Wednesday in the face of protests against the government and the monarchy that have drawn tens of thousands of people to the streets in defiance of an official ban.