These are external links and will open in a new window The US is preparing tariffs on $2.4bn £1.85bn worth of French exports as retaliation against the country new digital services tax. The top US trade official said the new tax, which France approved in July, unfairly targets American tech giants. He said the potential tariffs were intended to deter other countries from taking similar steps. The items that could face tariffs at rates up to 100% include cheese, sparkling wine, make up and...

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