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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Paris, France

Health Alert U.S. Embassy Paris, France January 15, 2021 Location:  France Event: The U.S. Embassy in Paris is sending regular updates to ensure that all U.S. citizens in France have the latest information on COVID-19, and local security conditions in France.  The following includes measures announced by French Prime Minister Castex on January 14 and has been updated on the  U.S. Embassy Paris COVID-19 information page: ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Paris, France

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Paris, France January 15, 2021 Location:  Paris, from Place Daumesnil/Place Felix Eboue to Place de la Bastille.  Also, Place de la République.  Other demonstrations throughout France. Event:  Marche des Libertés expected to take place on Saturday January 16, 2021, beginning at noon.  The group intends to protest loss of liberties.  ...
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CDC Expands Negative COVID-19 Test Requirement to All Air Passengers Entering the United States

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Media Statement For Immediate Release January 12, 2021   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expanding the requirement for a negative COVID-19 test to all air passengers entering the United States.  Testing before and after travel is a critical layer to slow the introduction and spread of ...
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Suspension of Tariff Action in France Digital Services Tax Investigation

Office of the United States Trade Representative FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 7, 2021 Contact: USTR Public & Media Affairs media@ustr.eop.gov Washington, DC – The U.S. Trade Representative has determined to suspend the tariff action in the Section 301 investigation of France’s Digital Services Tax (DST).  The additional tariffs on certain products of France were announced in July ...
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United States Modifies Tariffs on EU Products in Large Civil Aircraft Dispute

Press Release from the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) 12/30/2020 The United States is adjusting tariffs on certain products imported from the European Union.  The U.S. was authorized in October 2019 to impose additional duties on approximately $7.5 billion in EU products as a result of the WTO Large Civil Aircraft litigation.  The ...
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