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Google Facing Long, Uncertain Appeal of Record EU Fine

The move maybe be little more than a Hail Mary pass to protect advertising revenue.

EU Seeing More Online Shopping, but Cross-Border Challenges Remain

European shoppers are still somewhat wary of e-commerce and retailers may be their biggest obstacle.

Google Advertising Revenue Jumps 16%

The search engine is still making major inroads in advertising and is looking to keep growing.

EU Caught €670M Worth of Counterfeit Goods Last Year

The number of seized items grew and counterfeit beauty products, apparel and accessories made up about half…

Despite Record €2.4B Fine, Google Seen Pressing On

The fine over Google's alleged manipulation of comparative pricing results wasn't enough to send investors…

British Prime Minister Theresa May Lays Out Brexit Plans

May laid out her initiatives pertaining to Brexit in a speech held in central London.

WTO Trade Partners Hail U.S. Economy Amid Concern Over Protectionist Talk

A number of top WTO envoys used the session to voice their apprehensions about growing antitrade sentiment.

Inditex Tax Structure Attacked in Brussels

Green Party deputies called out "aggressive tax avoidance" by the Zara group.

U.K. Consumer Confidence Hits 12-Month Low Following Brexit Vote

Britain's Verdict Retail has published figures for June.

Moody’s Unveils Gloomy Forecasts for U.K., EU

The Brexit vote will continue to have a major impact in the coming months.

Brexit Impacts Chinese Tourism

Chinese travelers are seen taking advantage of a weak pound in the wake of the Brexit vote to book trips to…

U.S. Senators Urge EU Not to Grant China Market Economy Status

Senators dispute whether there is a looming deadline for WTO members to treat China as a market economy.

EU Trash-2-Cash Project Aims at Recycling Textile Waste

More than 3 million tons of textiles are thrown away in the EU every year, a growing problem that…

U.S., EU Remain Committed to Completing T-TIP This Year

U.S., EU negotiators cite progress in talks on tariff elimination, regulatory harmony and customs and trade…

Spending Shifts at Lineapelle New York In Light of Weak Euro

Exhibitors at Lineapelle New York reported a shift in attendees' spending — fallout from a weak euro and…