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WTO orders U.S. to halt Boeing subsidies

GENEVA — The World Trade Organization ordered Monday the United States to halt unfair subsidies and tax breaks to planemaker Boeing, judging them to have damaged European rival Airbus. The WTO’s Appellate Body said that it found that certain subsidies and tax breaks “caused, through their effects on Boeing’s prices,…

Carbon tax controversy may spark trade war: Airbus boss

A widening split in the global aviation industry over an unpopular European carbon tax may trigger a trade war, the head of plane manufacturer Airbus said Monday. “I have to say I’m really worried also as a manufacturer about the consequences,” Airbus Chief Executive Thomas Enders told a conference on…