Tag: trade

Trade talks in balance at Southeast Asian leaders summit

Plans to finalise an Asia-wide trade deal at a summit in Bangkok this weekend were uncertain after new demands raised by India...

Merkel hopes China-U.S. trade problems will be over soon

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said at the start of a visit to Beijing on Friday that the China-U.S. trade war was affecting the whole...

As EU threatens trade retaliation, Brazil sends army to fight Amazon...

European leaders on Friday threatened to tear up a trade deal with South America, reflecting growing international anger at Brazil as a record number...

Japan, Malta’s biggest ‘extra-EU’ export market in 2018

Malta exported more to Japan last year than any other trading partner outside of the European Union, new figures show.According to Eurostat figures for...

EU regulations for businesses trading online pass key hurdle

MEP Francis Zammit Dimech has praised the European Parliament and EU Council’s agreement on a regulation enhancing fairness for businesses trading through online platforms.The...

MEP’s proposals for SME trading online, adopted at EU

Proposals for SMEs, made by MEP Francis Zammit Dimech, have been endorsed by the European Parliament’s Committee for Internal Market and Consumer Protection (IMCO).The...

Cambodia’s Hun Sen defiant despite EU trade threat

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen has taken a defiant stance following a European Union announcement last week that it would ramp up trade pressure...