UK Export Finance unlocks trade to Egypt and supports UK jobs with £1.7bn guarantee

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 04:46 GMT

International Trade Secretary Liz Truss announced the government guarantee, which will support highly skilled jobs in Derbyshire as the UK builds back better in the aftermath of coronavirus.

Egypt, Bombardier sign 2 monorail contracts

Mon, 05 Aug 2019 - 01:03 GMT

A monorail is a rail transportation system based on a single rail, which acts as its sole support and its guide way, according to rail system.

Britain funds export of CSeries jets in aftermath of trade row

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 - 07:24 GMT

Britain has thrown financial support for the first time behind exports of Bombardier CSeries jets part-built by Northern Ireland workers caught up in a recent trade row.

At NAFTA talks, Canada hails jet case as victory for free trade

Sat, 27 Jan 2018 - 10:24 GMT

Canadian plane maker Bombardier won a major U.S. case on Friday, which government officials said showed the importance of free trade.

British PM May welcomes Bombardier's trade victory over Boeing

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 - 10:00 GMT

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday welcomed Bombardier's unexpected trade victory against U.S. planemaker Boeing Co as good news for British industry.

EgyptAir signs $1.1bln deal to buy 12 jets from Bombardier

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 - 12:00 GMT

EgyptAir signed a $1.1 billion letter of intent with Head of Canada's Bombardier Inc. Fred Cromer to buy 12 C Series jets during the period from 2018 till 2020.

Swedish prosecutor appeals Bombardier employee acquittal

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 11:54 GMT

Swedish prosecutors appealed a court ruling earlier in October that an employee at Canadian aircraft and train maker Bombardier was innocent of bribery.

Airbus turmoil overshadows bid to rescue CSeries

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 - 12:59 GMT

Airbus’s coup in buying a $6 billion Canadian jetliner project for a dollar stunned investors and took the spotlight off a growing ethics row last week.

U.S. backs %300 in duties on Bombardier after Boeing complaint

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 03:37 GMT

The U.S. Commerce Department has notched up proposed trade duties on Bombardier Inc CSeries jets to nearly 300 percent.

UK minister calls on Boeing to hold talks to end Bombardier dispute

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 - 04:40 GMT

Boeing needs to get around the table with Bombardier and find a solution to its trade dispute that has put more than 4,200 jobs at risk in Northern Ireland.

Bombardier overshadows NAFTA talks as Britain threaten retaliation

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 - 05:30 GMT

Stiff U.S. duties imposed on Bombardier Inc's CSeries jet sparked retaliation threats from Britain and Canada's Quebec province on Wednesday as the dispute.

British PM asks Trump to help over Boeing's Bombardier challenge

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 - 04:06 GMT

Theresa May has asked President Donald Trump to intervene in a dispute between Boeing Co and Canadian Bombardier to help secure jobs in Northern Ireland.

Britain pushes Boeing to drop its Bombardier challenge

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 - 05:40 GMT

Britain is pressing for U.S. plane maker Boeing to drop its trade challenge against Canadian rival Bombardier and seek a negotiated settlement.