By Alistair Smout and Tim Hepher. LONDON (Reuters) -Britain and United States agreed on Thursday to resolve a long-running trade dispute over Airbus and Boeing and turn their attention to tackling Chinese subsidies, echoing a five-year tariff truce announced by Washington and Brussels... Schneps Connects ... Subscribe..RSS iTunes Spotify Stitcher ... deal ... .
An investigation into the Mexico City metro disaster has revealed a series of construction flaws in the overpass that collapsed, killing 26 people and prompting angry demands for justice ...Line 12, also known as the Golden Line, was built at a cost of approximately $1.2bn – 70 percent more than originally planned ... .
A day after China flew 28 warplanes into the Taiwanese airspace in what was the largest incursion till date, Beijing has said that it will not tolerate intervention of foreign forces in Taiwan issues. The Chinese air force fleet included fighters and nuclear-capable bombers and entered the air defence identification zone (ADIZ) of Taiwan on June 15.
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Hunt admitted the move would "challenge" the country's already badly stalled vaccine rollout, which has seen just three percent of its population of 25 million fully inoculated so far ... Several venues around the famed Bondi beach have been labelled potential virus hotspots, with anyone visiting told to get tested and stay at home for two weeks ... AFP) ... .