--Emmanuel Macron, the president of France, suggested two weeks ago to President Joe Biden that the countries pursue a negotiated settlement of the ongoing dispute between aircraft manufacturers Boeing Co. and Airbus SE, CNBC reported Wednesday, citing a person familiar with the matter.

--Mr. Biden said relevant teams would follow up but was noncommital on the outcome, CNBC said, citing the person familiar.

--Neither the official readout of the call from the U.S. nor from France included mention of the dispute, CNBC said.


Full story: https://www.cnbc.com/2021/02/10/frances-macron-floats-pursuing-airbus-boeing-settlement-in-call-with-biden-source-says-.html


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