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WTO mulling intellectual property waivers for vaccines

JAMEY KEATEN | AP | 05/05/2021

GENEVA (AP) — Ambassadors from World Trade Organization countries on Wednesday resumed discussions on trade rules protecting the technological know-how behind COVID-19 vaccines amid growing pressure on rich nations to…

EU Investment Deal With China Held Up by Beijing’s Sanctions

Aoife White and John Follain | Bloomberg | 05/05/2021

The European Union signaled it won’t ratify a...

U.S. trade chief encouraged by European ‘signals’ over aircraft subsidies

Reuters Staff | Reuters | 05/05/2021

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Trade...

Michigan Wants to Close Oil Pipeline Under the Great Lakes. Canada Says No.

Vipal Monga and Paul Vieira | WSJ | 05/05/2021

TORONTO—Canada is fighting to stop U.S...

Stellantis says car chip shortage worsening, disruption could linger into 2022

The Irish Times | 05/05/2021

Stellantis expects a global semiconductor chip shortag...

Biden’s shore thing: American windfarms finally take off

Matthew Knott | Sydney Morning Herald | 05/05/2021

Ocean City, New Jersey: As Suzanne Hornick gazes out...

French fishers threaten to blockade Jersey ports as row escalates

Lisa O'Carroll and Daniel Boffey | The Guardian | 05/05/2021

French fishers are threatening to b...


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