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EU – China Trade Deal crumbles. Germany ready to go solo & trade with China

EU – China Trade Deal crumbles. Germany ready to go solo & trade with China
The Duran: Episode 964

EU denies it has suspended efforts to ratify China investment deal

EU denies it has suspended efforts to ratify China investment deal

Fate of proposed treaty suffers another blow as EU trade chief is reported saying ‘the environment is not conducive to the ratification of the agreement’.

EU puts up guard to Chinese firms, cools on trade deal

EU puts up guard to Chinese firms, cools on trade deal

The European Union took steps on Wednesday to guard against economic competition from China that it deems unfair, a sign of growing distrust after Western sanctions over rights abuses and Chinese retaliation.

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The Road to Ruin
The Road to Ruin
May 9, 2021

Germans as pragmatists. They will NOT be left out of the evolving world economic order, so they are saying in clear and precise words and actions.

That said, since they’ve been down the road of militarism multiple times in their history as the driving force of economic development, they know full well its potential for disastrous consequences, whereas the British and Americans have yet to experience that epiphany, much to the world’s consternation.

Dwight Clark
Dwight Clark
May 9, 2021

Greetings, if one keeps in mind the make up of Europe- Sky Goddess Nut Mother of the Gods Greece, Rome, Europe and Discovery of The World. Then the inherent capabilities are put in proper perspective. Current EU emphasis is ongoing with Brussels and member states can feel stifled and rightly so. Your observation of the numerous options afforded to Greece is a example of what a more independent Europe can achieve. I have a intuition of Europe centralizing, pooling resources and obtaining a comprehensive vision. If EU could start a yearly centralization, a get together, then decentralize to National Interests,… Read more »

Helga I. Fellay
Helga I. Fellay
May 10, 2021

did Mutti finally make the correct choice? Better late than never, I guess.

Beatus
Beatus
Reply to  Helga I. Fellay
May 10, 2021

Macron will probably follow, and the EU’s division and irrelevance grows.

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