Aukus fallout: EU-Australia trade talks postponed as submarine row rumbles on

Published Oct 01 2021 at 5:00 AM GMT
  • A long-planned round of Australia-EU free-trade talks have been postponed, a European official confirmed on Friday, after fury over Canberra’s decision to cancel a major French submarine contract.“The FTA trade round has been postponed for a month until November,” an EU official in Canberra said, throwing the future of the far-reaching pact into doubt.
  • Australia last month abruptly cancelled a multibillion-dollar contract for 12 French submarines, opting to buy nuclear-powered US-designed….



  • Published Oct 1, 2021 5:00 AM GMT