The French leader's position is angering the British and creating tensions even among his allies within the EU.
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The leadership under Xi Jinping believes China is now strong enough that it can forcefully assert its agenda both at home and abroad.
European governments are pushing for bitcoin regulation as alarm grows that the world's most popular digital currency is being used by money launderers, drug traffickers and terrorists. French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said he will ask his counterparts in the Group of 20 nations ...