U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said that the United States was requesting China to enter into a consultation over Chinese duties on U.S. high-tech steel exports following a World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute.
The Foreign Ministry of Argentina assesses the possibility of including new regulations in the Fisheries Act implementing heavy fines on companies that benefit economically from the simultaneous fishing in Argentine and South Atlantic waters, which are under dispute with the United Kingdom.
Water and who should provide itm the public or private sectorm has become the first issue to be pushed onto Brussels' policy agenda via a new mechanism meant to involve ordinary people in EU decision-making.
Tuesday is the last day when it is allowed to use the lat, Latvia's currency, to pay for purchases in the country. On Wednesday the euro becomes the only legal tender in Latvia. A week ago, 91 percent of cash payments in shops were made in euros only, the EU said.
The Energy and Mines Ministry asked the Private Investment Promotion Agency (ProInversion) to move ahead with projects worth $7.3 billion, with an additional $800 million in investment expected for rural electrification projects.