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Brexit Britain stuck in the middle as US and EU go to war over trade - POLITICO

Brexit Britain stuck in the middle as US and EU go to war over trade – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. LONDON — Three years after leaving the EU to chart its own course, Britain finds itself caught between two economic behemoths in a brewing transatlantic trade war. In one corner is the United States, whose Congress passed the Biden administration’s vaunted $369 billion green …

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Debt ceiling fights are nothing new.  The Next Could Trigger 'Armageddon'

Debt ceiling fights are nothing new. The Next Could Trigger ‘Armageddon’

London CNN Business — The US Treasury bond market, worth around $24 trillion, is considered the largest in the world. Its smooth operation has a direct impact on both America’s ability to run its government and the health of the wider financial system, which depends on traders’ view that US debt is a safe bet. …

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France plays bad cop as transatlantic trade tensions escalate - POLITICO

France plays bad cop as transatlantic trade tensions escalate – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article PARIS – US President Joe Biden must be careful; France is resuming its traditional role as Europe’s troublemaker on the transatlantic trade front. It had seemed the bad blood between Brussels and Washington was easing under Biden’s watch. Facing a common enemy in China, the EU and the …

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