EU dismisses Trump's car threats, vows to 'stand up to bullies'March 13
The EU's trade chief dismissed President Donald Trump's threat to impose tariffs on car imports, and vowed to "stand up to bullies," adding to signs that a widening transatlantic rift over protectionism could escalate into an all-out trade war.
NAFTA talks soured, hamstrung by Trump steel trade war threatsMarch 2
President Donald Trump's threats to unleash a trade war over steel crushed any hopes of substantial progress in talks to rework NAFTA, pitching negotiators into a political maelstrom and heightening fears for the trade deal's future.
VW German production at risk as wage dispute intensifiesFeb. 1
Audi resolves dispute with former engineer in diesel-emissions caseOct. 2, 2017
Audi has resolved a legal dispute with a former engineer who sued the carmaker for wrongful dismissal, the automaker said. Ulrich Weiss was fired amid investigations into the company's diesel-emissions cheating scandal.
Canadian CEOs brace for NAFTA changes as Trump and Trudeau meetFeb. 13, 2017
Canada and the U.S. have knitted together one of the world's most integrated economies since signing free trade agreements 30 years ago, trading everything from fertilizer to oil, auto parts to drugs. As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau heads to Washington to meet President Donald Trump on Monday, Canadian companies are hoping it doesn't all unravel in a trade war.