Sunday, 28 November 2021
UK eases foreign trucker rules to tackle supply chain crisis
Britain on Friday announced it was easing rules on how many deliveries foreign lorry drivers can make, in an attempt to ease a supply chain crisis before Christmas.
15 Oct 2021, 15:32
UK to offer 10,500 post-Brexit visas
Britain will issue up to 10,500 temporary work visas to lorry drivers and poultry workers to ease chronic staff shortages.
26 Sep 2021, 13:27
Britain, Australia announce free trade deal
Britain and Australia announced a trade deal on Tuesday that will eliminate tariffs and red tape
15 Jun 2021, 15:23
Biden and Johnson hold first meeting, but N Ireland casts shadow
Biden has ordered US diplomats to scold Johnson over his handling of Brexit and its effects on the Northern Ireland peace process
10 Jun 2021, 14:19
UK adds India to Covid travel ‘red list’ as PM cancels trip
Boris Johnson's tour to India had initially been heralded as an opportunity for Britain to refocus its international trade policy in the wake of Brexit as it pursues a so-called “global Britain” ...
20 Apr 2021, 14:49
UK downplays risk of EU poaching City of London business
Britain on Sunday downplayed the risk of the European Union taking business away from the city of London after Brexit, saying the real challenges come from New York, Tokyo and other areas.
14 Feb 2021, 20:38
Brexit deal’s ‘rules of origin’ spark trade confusion
Many British businesses are swiftly discovering that they must now pay duties on exports bound for the European Union, despite the breakthrough Brexit free trade deal clinched over Christmas
10 Jan 2021, 10:06
EU and UK clinch narrow Brexit accord
Britain clinched a narrow Brexit trade deal with the European Union on Thursday, just seven days before it exits one of the world's biggest trading blocs in its most significant global shift since ...
24 Dec 2020, 23:17
France's Macron tests positive for COVID-19
Macron is one of several world leaders who have contracted COVID-19, including British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and US President Donald Trump
17 Dec 2020, 18:06
Brexit deal hopes dim as Johnson says failure ‘very likely’
Prime minister Boris Johnson and European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen have given their negotiators until Sunday before a decision is made on whether to keep talking or give up
12 Dec 2020, 15:19