Francine Lacqua

Boeing a ‘Subsidy Junkie,’ U.K.’s Labour Says in Bombardier Spat

Boeing Co. is the “king of corporate welfare,” the U.K.’s main opposition Labour Party said, accusing the U.S. aerospace giant of “egregious hypocrisy” in pursuing an illegal-subsidies claim against Bombardier Inc. that threatens thousands of jobs in Northern Ireland.

ANC Must Decide on Zuma's Future, South Africa's Mkhize Says

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress must decide whether Jacob Zuma should see out the remaining two years of his term as the nation’s president, said party Treasurer-General Zweli Mkhize, a top contender to succeed Zuma as ANC leader in December.

Trump Isn’t a Symbol of Western Values, German Envoy Says

Donald Trump doesn’t embody western values in the way that previous presidents such as John F. Kennedy and Barack Obama did, according to Wolfgang Ischinger, a former German ambassador to the U.S. who now heads the Munich Security Conference.