Employees standing in front of a screen displaying iPhones during a preview event in July at the new Apple Store in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The European Union told Ireland on Tuesday that it must collect $14.5 billion in back taxes from Apple.
Justin Trudeau, left, the prime minister of Canada, and Li Keqiang, the premier of China, during a ceremony in Beijing on Wednesday.
John Cryan, the chief executive of Deutsche Bank, said that the E.C.B. helped stabilize Europe after the financial crisis, but that monetary policy had since weighed on bank profits.
Between turf wars and competing interests, the government is having trouble devising a coherent plan for ending four decades of integration with Europe.