In his speech in Brussels, Mr Frost said the UK would be able to be far more nimble than the EU in the future and take better advantage of new developments in the global economy. … [Read more...] about Brexit: How do you negotiate a trade agreement?
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Rutte had looked to have a comfortable majority when the deal was negotiated, but since then Dutch elections have realigned the makeup of his coalition. The Labour Party that helped negotiate the deal while in the ruling coalition is now in opposition and has withdrawn its support. … [Read more...] about In tight vote, Dutch lawmakers approve EU-Canada trade deal
Yet the EU has responded by moving the goalposts, claiming that because the UK is close to the EU, and enjoys a significant trading relationship with it, it must therefore adopt LPF obligations to prevent divergence on social, environmental tax, state aid and consumer protection rules. There is even talk of "dynamic alignment", meaning that whenever the EU changed laws, the UK would be expected to follow suit in perpetuity. … [Read more...] about The EU’s absurd and ever-changing position reminds us why Britain voted to leave
The American president has spoken of the rally several times and with much excitement. He expects to see “millions” of people from the airport to the stadium, as promised to him, he has said, by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He has seemed impressed with the numbers, how they compared with the crowds of 50,000 he is managing at home. … [Read more...] about ‘May make tremendous deal or…’: Trump’s teaser on trade pact with India
"There's a lot of time lost now and going to be lost because of the coronavirus. A lot of meetings have been cancelled," Hogan said. "If we were going to get a deal by the Leipzig summit we would have to largely have it completed by July." … [Read more...] about EU trade Chief Downbeat on China Accord, Other Asian Deals