France, US agree to ex­tend tax row talks

Muscat Daily - - BUSINESS -

Pres­i­dents Em­manuel Macron and Don­ald Trump have agreed to ex­tend ne­go­ti­a­tions on a dis­pute over a French tax on dig­i­tal gi­ants to the end of the year.

French Fi­nance Min­is­ter Bruno Le Maire said, “Macron and Trump had a very con­struc­tive dis­cus­sion... and they agreed to avoid all es­ca­la­tion be­tween the US and France on this dig­i­tal tax is­sue."

Macron tweeted that he had had a ‘great dis­cus­sion’ with Trump on the is­sue.

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