# Economy

Der Stahlabstich im Hüttenwerk Krupp Mannesmann (HKM) beleuchtet die Wolken über Duisburg. Unternehmen aus den EU-Ländern müssen künftig Strafzölle auf Exporte von Stahl und Aluminium in die USA zahlen. (zu dpa «USA verhängen Strafzölle auf Stahl und Aluminium gegen EU-Länder» vom 31.05.2018)
Der Stahlabstich im Hüttenwerk Krupp Ma […]

EU announces retaliatory tariffs on US from July

The European Union on Wednesday announced it will start imposing duties from July on a list of U.S. products in response to President Donald Trump's decision to slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Europe.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and French President Emmanuel Macron stand behind a model of the Humboldt Forum in the Berlin Palace before talks in Berlin on April 19, 2018. Photo: Kay Nietfeld / POOL / AFP
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and […]

Germany hits brakes on Macron’s European dreams

French President Emmanuel Macron's vision for a stronger EU may be under threat as a growing rift emerges with Germany on everything from defence to his plans for deeper eurozone integration.
ARCHIVE - 07.08.2014, Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart: A construction worker works on a construction site on a cement tank. (to dpa: "Construction boom: Baden-Württemberg must trash waste in other countries" from 30.01.2018) Photo: Sebastian Kahnert / dpa +++ (c) dpa - Bildfunk +++
ARCHIVE - 07.08.2014, Baden-Württemberg […]

Eurozone unemployment fell further to 8.5 per cent in February

Europe's economic recovery is rolling ahead, driving down unemployment to the lowest in nearly a decade.