AJ Impact

Trump: US-EU trade deal could be 'very close'

Americans signal readiness for broad agreement, but German and Italian leaders say much remains to be done.

Trump: US-EU trade deal could be 'very close'

AJ Impact

Trump says he won't jeopardise US wealth on climate dreams

US president has reversed environmental protections put in place by his Democratic predecessor.

Trump says he won't jeopardise US wealth on climate dreams

AJ Impact

Bienvenidos a Miami: Trump proposes his own resort for next G7

Location, location, location: US president extols benefits - and ethics - of hosting 2020 summit at Doral golf club.

Bienvenidos a Miami: Trump proposes his own resort for next G7

Emmanuel Macron

Macron slams Bolsonaro's 'rude' comment about wife

French president condemns 'extraordinarily rude' comments made about his wife, Brigitte, by his Brazilian counterpart.

Macron slams Bolsonaro's 'rude' comment about wife

News

G7 pledges $20m to fight record Amazon fires

Brazil's president says G7 plan to combat fires in the Amazon rainforest treats his country 'like a colony'.

G7 pledges $20m to fight record Amazon fires

AJ Impact

US and France strike compromise over taxing tech giants

France will refund any taxes paid to it above a threshold set to be instated by OECD nations.

G7: US and France strike compromise over taxing tech giants

AJ IMPACT

'I didn't want to': Trump says it's too soon to meet Iran FM

Iran's top diplomat was at the G7 meeting at the invitation of French president Macron.

'I didn't want to': Trump says it's too soon to meet Iran FM

AJ Impact

Japan denies giving away too much in trade talks with US

Japan's chief cabinet secretary says negotiations, based on last September's joint agreement, are still under way.

Japan denies giving away too much in trade talks with US

France

Macron: G7 nations close to agreement on tackling Amazon fires

French president says bloc finalising a possible deal on 'technical and financial help' to fight the forest fires.

Macron: G7 nations close to agreement on tackling Amazon fires

AJ Impact

Asian shares fall sharply on global trade uncertainty

Markets in China and Japan fall steeply after mixed signals from US on trade tariffs.

Asian shares fall sharply on global trade uncertainty

France

Iran's Zarif holds surprise talks with Macron at G7 summit

Unannounced visit comes as France ramps up efforts to ease tensions between Iran and US over Tehran's nuclear programme.

Iran's Zarif holds surprise talks with Macron at G7 summit

Inside Story

G7: A summit for unity or dispute?

The G7 summit in France has been overshadowed by trade threats and worries of another global recession.

AJ IMPACT

World leaders gather for G7 summit in France

Summit takes place against backdrop of US-China trade war, UK's impending exit from EU, and concern over Amazon fires.

World leaders gather for G7 summit in France

Europe

G7 Summit: Divisions expected at global meet

As trade war looms large, G7 leaders gather in France for their annual summit. Global challenges up for discussion range from economy, to climate change.

Environment

Brazil's Bolsonaro sends army to fight Amazon fires

As EU threatens trade retaliation, the far-right leader announces he has authorised troops to help contain raging fires.

Amazon fires: Bolsonaro sends army after EU threat on trade deal