G-7 SUMMIT: FINAL DAY

US President Donald Trump on Monday offered an olive branch to China after days of intense feuding over trade that has spooked financial markets. He also opened the door to diplomacy with Iran,...

[PARIS] French President Emmanuel Macron, who will defend a global tax on tech giants at this weekend's G-7 meeting, on Wednesday criticised a "crazy" system that gives firms a "permanent tax...

[WASHINGTON] American tech giants Amazon, Facebook and Google joined forces on Monday to decry the French digital tax as retroactive and discriminatory.

[PARIS] Amazon plans to pass on the costs of France's new digital tax on internet giants to the businesses that use its Marketplace platform for finding customers, instead of taking the hit itself...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump said on Friday the United States would hit France shortly with a "substantial reciprocal action" - and warned a new American tax on French wine was possible...

[TOKYO] Top financial policymakers from the world's 20 most powerful nations gather this weekend in Japan as a protracted US-China trade war clouds the global economy with no end in sight.

[PARIS] France will introduce a bill Wednesday to tax internet and technology giants on their digital sales, and thus curb efforts to pay global levies in countries with lower tax rates.

THERE is supposedly an ancient Chinese anecdote that translates to "May you live in interesting times". The implication is that it is far better to live a staid, peaceful life than to...

[PARIS] France will push ahead with its own tax on large internet and technology companies from January 1, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Monday, as the European Union struggles to...

[BRUSSELS] France and Germany jointly agreed a scaled-back version of an EU digital tax Tuesday, that they hoped would break significant opposition to the plan amongst bloc partners.