[Bloomberg] U.S. Proposes Duties on $2.4 Billion of French Goods Over Tech Tax

Potential targets for duties include wine, cheese, handbags USTR exploring similar probes of Austria, Italy and Turkey www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-12-02/u-s-proposes-2-4-billion-in-tariffs-on-france-over-digital-tax?srnd=premium-europe Edit: additional Link for Reuters: www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-france/u-s-vows-100-tariffs-on-2-4-billion-of-french-products-over-digital-services-tax-idUSKBN1Y62HC?utm_source=reddit.com  

Macron to deploy French army against “yellow vest” protests — This is the first time since the 1954–1962 Algerian war that the army is to be mobilized in policing operations on French soil against the population.

by User_Name13 So the French government, lead by Prime Minister Emmanuel Macron, is going to send the French military into the streets of France this weekend to quell the Yellow … Read more