The US has ramped up its trade war with China, listing $200bn (£150bn) worth of additional products it plans to place tariffs on as soon as September.

The move comes just days after the two countries imposed tit-for-tat tariffs of $34bn on each other’s goods.

President Donald Trump had already threatened to impose additional tariffs against China if it retaliated.


Facebook has been hit with its first financial penalty over the massive data leak to Cambridge Analytica after a UK watchdog accused the social network of breaking the law.

The fine was issued as part of a stinging report from Britain’s Information Commissioner’s Office, which issued the maximum fine allowable under old data protection laws, £500,000.