Investment in European retail is rising fast, despite tough times for the sector in many countries, with investment in some surging ahead of the pack. And it seems that the online revolution, which is having a major impact on the fashion sector, is driving investment in certain key markets. Meanwhile, the slower adoption of e-tail by some other countries means investment is still pouring into physical retail.
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European officials are considering holding talks on a tariff-cutting deal between the world’s largest car exporters, according to the Financial Times. Trump threatened to impose a 20 percent on all car imports from the EU sending shares. The EU had threatened retaliatory tariffs. European officials are considering holding talks on a tariff-cutting deal between the world’s largest car exporters to prevent an all-out trade war with the U.S., according to the Financial Times who
BEIJING (Kyodo) -- China and the European Union agreed Monday to work in tandem to tackle trade protectionism, with U.S. President Donald Trump starting to impose higher tariffs on imports from those areas in a bid to protect domestic firms. "Both sides agree to firmly oppose unilateralism and protectionism and prevent such practices from impacting the world economy or even dragging the world economy into recession," China's State Council Vice Premier Liu He said in a speech.
The European Union (EU)-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) have boosted foreign direct investment (FDI) in textile-garment projects in Vietnam, according to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS). FDI had dipped early last year, when the United States withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
FDI then had shifted to other markets, such as Cambodia, Myanmar and Bang