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By in Europe on September 5, 2016
EUROPE • Business
Consumers will pay the price of a global trade war, Daimler executive says
September 19, 2018
The escalating trade spat between the United States and China is impacting the autos sector with car-makers finding it tough to plan longer-term projects, Martin Daum told CNBC.
Italy edges toward spending less but the 'power-struggle' in government is growing
September 19, 2018
Italy's coalition government looks like it will be sticking to European fiscal rules but tense relations and rivalries are fast developing within the cabinet.
Business News

Sainsbury's-Asda merger referred for investigation
September 19, 2018
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is referring the proposed merger between Sainsbury's and Asda for a further "in-depth investigation".
Car industry demands 'no-deal' Brexit ruled out
September 18, 2018
The UK car industry has demanded Brexit negotiators rule out a "no-deal" scenario immediately, to avoid costly damage to the sector across Europe.
Meet Jack's - Tesco's answer to Aldi and Lidl
September 18, 2018
Tesco has unveiled its new concept store Jack's, as it seeks a slice of the growth achieved by budget grocery chains Aldi and Lidl.
Eurozone Business
US announces further tariffs on Chinese imports - Euro currency news daily
September 18, 2018
US President Trump yesterday announced tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods, adding that if China retaliated he'd impose a further $267 billion of tariffs on imports. If anything though, the USD has recovered slightly as risk is sold.
Banking in Europe: EBF publishes 2018 Facts & Figures
September 14, 2018
The European Banking Federation today has published Banking in Europe; the 2018 Facts & Figures, its annual update on the banking sector in Europe.
Business Report
Hungary begins ECJ challenge to rule-of-law censure
September 19, 2018
Article 7 process triggered by MEPs threatens to strip Budapest of EU voting rights
UK brokerage Trading 212 offers fee-free trading
September 19, 2018
Group aims to expand customer base with promise of unlimited zero-commission trades
Italy’s League brings defamation case against MEP
September 19, 2018
Cécile Kyenge faced abuse when she became minister in previous government
May to bypass Barnier in drive to win over EU leaders
September 19, 2018
PM will use Salzburg meeting to seek Brexit compromise solution for Irish border