WASHINGTON, Aug 26 — RIA Novosti. Trump refused to answer the question, reached an agreement with France over taxes on digital companies and wine, he said this at a joint press conference with President of France Emmanuel Macron at the end of the G7 summit.
“I can confirm that the first lady liked your wine,” said trump, answering a question from a French journalist about whether he is ready to abandon threats to impose duties on French wine, and be requested to confirm the agreement between the United States and France on tax on American digital companies. The journalist prefaced his question with the comment that the first lady of the United States love to drink French wine.
More detail to answer the question, trump did not.
On Monday, the President of France Emmanuel macron told reporters that between Paris and Washington reached agreement on French tax for large digital companies.
In mid-July, the French Parliament adopted a law on the tax on services to the largest digital companies such as Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google. This law has caused strong criticism from the United States. The American leader Donald trump even stated that, in response, may impose a tax on French wine.
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