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Robert Lighthizer, US trade representative at Wednesday’s Senate Finance Committee hearing in the US. Photographer: Bloomberg

The suspension of talks between Europe and the US on new international tax rules for tech giants such as Apple, Facebook and Google could be deeply pr(...)

Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel announce their historic €500bn EU recovery plan at a videoconference on May 18th.  Photograph: Kay Nietfeld via Getty Images

When German chancellor Angela Merkel announced one of the biggest U-turns of her career this week, the declaration was both emphatic and unexpected. (...)

 French president Emmanuel Macron: Germany and France have proposed a €500 billion fund for European economies hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. Photograph: Francois Mori

A joint Franco-German plan for a recovery fund to dig Europe out of the economic crash caused by the coronavirus pandemic may constitute a breakthroug(...)

Wall Street surged on encouraging early data about  a potential coronavirus vaccine, with investors also counting on more stimulus to rescue the US economy. Photograph: Getty Images

Global equity markets surged yesterday and oil rallied to highs last seen in mid-April as data from a potential Covid-19 vaccine trial by US grou(...)

Protective covers on the engines of a  plane operated by Air France-KLM at Blagnac Airport in Toulouse, France. Photograph: Balint Porneczi/Bloomberg

Air France-KLM has won EU approval for a €7 billion French state aid package that finance minister Bruno Le Maire said would lead to cutbacks in domes(...)

Renault employees work on a vehicle assembly line at a factory in northern France. Photograph: Ludovic Marin/AFP via Getty Images

Renault chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said the French carmaker is seeking as much as €5 billion in government-backed loans to weather the coronavirus(...)

French Economy and Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire checks his phone during a break in a videoconference meeting of the Eurogroup of eurozone finance ministers

The 19 finance ministers of the euro zone failed to reach agreement in marathon overnight talks on how to rescue the continent from a steep downturn e(...)

French finance minister Bruno Le Maire said there was room for compromise at forthcoming meetings of EU members. Photograph: AFP via Getty

France is pushing for a common EU fund to help Europe through the coronavirus crisis, but is proposing that it be limited to five or 10 years and focu(...)

A woman works on a table with face masks and hand sanitiser inside a Paris public hospital. Photograph: Geoffroy van der Hasselt/AFP via Getty

The coronavirus epidemic is severely testing fundamental principles of European integration, including the notion of solidarity and the free movement (...)

There are renewed concerns that Irish whiskey could be in line for new US tariffs, as the Trump administration expands its trade war against European (...)

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