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# trade-war - Friday 14 February, 2020

US charges Chinese company Huawei with plotting to steal trade secrets

Donald Trump has repeatedly raised national security concerns about Huawei.

# trade-war - Saturday 24 August, 2019

EU's Tusk warns 'trade wars will lead to recession' as world leaders meet in France for G7 summit

13,000 members of the French security forces have been deployed to Biarritz ahead of the summit.

# trade-war - Friday 23 August, 2019

'Better off without them': Trump issues 'order' for US companies to pull out of China

Trump’s series of angry tweets came after China announced a new set of tariffs to the tune of $75 billion.

# trade-war - Friday 26 July, 2019

'American wine is better than French wine!' - Trump threatens tariffs on France and 'foolish' Macron

The US President was responding to France’s new a digital services tax.

# trade-war - Monday 20 May, 2019

Google to cut ties with Huawei as it's set to restrict access to Android

Google said it was complying with a US government order.

# trade-war - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Trump says 'China should not retaliate' in trade war... it retaliates anyway with tariffs on $60 billion worth of exports

Both sides have left the door open, however, to try to reach a deal.

# trade-war - Friday 10 May, 2019

US more than doubles tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods

China has pledged “necessary countermeasures” to the 25% tariffs.

# trade-war - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Trump accuses China of meddling in US elections as payback for their growing trade war

A gavel-wielding Trump at the UN Security Council accused Beijing of working against his Republican Party in upcoming midterm elections.

# trade-war - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Trump slaps tariffs on another $200bn worth of Chinese imports

The tariffs include a bewildering variety of products from baseball gloves to bamboo mats.

# trade-war - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Tariffs and tiffs - Trump's many trade wars explained

His trade war with China escalated with tit-for-tat steps on Thursday.

# trade-war - Thursday 23 August, 2018

US imposes steep tariffs on $16 billion of Chinese goods

China said it will “continue to make the necessary counter-attacks”.

# trade-war - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Trump and Juncker announce 'deal' to defuse US-EU trade row

Trump has also delayed a meeting with Vladimir Putin.

# trade-war - Friday 6 July, 2018

Trump's kicks off 'largest trade war in economic history' with China

Beijing said it was “forced to take necessary countermeasures”.

# trade-war - Monday 25 June, 2018

Harley-Davidson to move some production out of the US over EU tariffs

The iconic American brand was hit with retaliatory tariffs by the EU.

# trade-war - Friday 22 June, 2018

Whiskey, jeans and motorbikes: EU tariffs on US goods come into effect

The move comes after US President Donald Trump imposed 25% tariffs on steel imports and 10% on aluminium.

Whiskey sales are surging but the threat of US tariffs is souring the industry's high spirits

Nearly 120 million bottles of Irish whiskey were sold around the world last year.

# trade-war - Friday 15 June, 2018

EU approves tariffs on US motorcycles, bourbon and blue jeans as trade war grows

Europe’s move fuels a growing transatlantic trade war just days after a disastrous G7 summit in Canada.

# trade-war - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Bullish Trump issues warning at G7 summit, says US would win trade war '1,000 times'

He also said that readmitting Russia to the group of nations would be “an asset”.

# trade-war - Friday 8 June, 2018

Donald Trump fights with 'indignant' Trudeau and Macron on Twitter before meeting G7 leaders

It’s another tense meeting of world leaders today after Trump enforced tariffs that could spark a trade war.

# trade-war - Friday 1 June, 2018

Trump's 'illegal', 'unacceptable' steel and aluminium tariffs will kick in today, and US allies are not happy

Stock prices slumped amid fears of a trade war between the nations.

# trade-war - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

US-EU trade war on hold - for now - as Trump pulls back on controversial tariffs

The deadline for the new steel and aluminium tariffs has been extended for a month.

# trade-war - Monday 2 April, 2018

China slaps tit-for-tat tariffs on 128 US products

The tariffs follow weeks of rhetoric that has raised fears of a trade war between the world’s two biggest economies.

# trade-war - Friday 23 March, 2018

'We're not afraid of a trade war': China hits back and threatens US with tariffs

Yesterday, Donald Trump hit China with tariffs of up to $60 billion of imports.

# trade-war - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Taoiseach says no one will gain from a trade war between US and Europe

The Taoiseach told an audience in Washington DC that Ireland is a “global country” at the centre of a “rapidly changing world”.

# trade-war - Saturday 10 March, 2018

After crunch trade talks, EU attacks US for failing to provide 'full clarity' on tariffs

The EU has lined up counter measures against Trump’s tariffs on steel and aluminium.

# trade-war - Friday 9 March, 2018

US trading partners condemn Trump tariffs as trade war fears grow

The EU has threatened retaliatory tariffs on items from steel to peanut butter, bourbon and denim.

# trade-war - Thursday 8 March, 2018

Trump risks trade war with EU and China over steel tariff but will be flexible to 'real friends'

Trump said today that new tariffs on steel and aluminium imports was a “promise kept”.

# trade-war - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Trump claims EU has made it 'almost impossible' for US firms to trade

Meanwhile, the US is “subsidising” Europe militarily, he said.

# trade-war - Sunday 28 July, 2013

China and EU settle burgeoning trade war

The solar panel dispute had threatened a full-blown trade war between two of the world’s largest trading powers.