Spoon-bending psychic Uri Geller has called on Dominic Cummings to hire him - because he thinks he can secure post-Brexit trade deals.
Democracy dies in darkness. Today I'm fighting to preserve it as Boris Johnson turns off the lights 08/01/2020
The PM's EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill not only drives the hardest Brexit of all, it shuts MPs out of negotiations on the UK's future relationship with the EU
‘On both sides, we should seriously consider whether the negotiations are feasible in such a short time,’ says Ursula von der Leyen
Britain was a traditional obstacle to an agreement, because of immigration and Scotch whisky.
Tokyo and London seek to quickly seal a post-Brexit deal to take effect 2021.
Sajid Javid: The only thing leaving the EU guarantees is a lost decade for British business 14/05/2016
No deal Brexit: Losing control to the WTO 11/10/2019
No deal Brexit is not the end. It’s only the beginning. To the no-deal Brexiters who say, ‘I just want to leave” or “leave means leave”: you do realise that we will be trying to get a new deals the minute we leave, don’t you?
Philip Hammond - Tariff free trade deals would only contribute a tiny amount to our GDP... so we must quash "this myth that third country trade deals will solve all our problems"
"I do worry that people are starting to imagine that a trade deal with Australia is somehow a substitute for being on the doorstep of a market with 500 million people, it's not" says former Australian PM Julia Gillard.
German chancellor warns of economic threat if UK fails to match EU standards.
France and Ireland say they will not ratify a huge trade deal with South American nations unless Brazil does more to fight fires in the Amazon.
Brazil’s handling of forest fires set to top agenda of G7 countries at meeting in Biarritz this weekend
Far-right president Bolsonaro's response to fires criticised around the world.
Amazon fire: Ireland threatens to block EU trade deal with Latin American states if Brazil doesn’t ‘honour environmental commitments’ 23/08/2019
'There is no way Ireland will vote for the EU-Mercosur agreement if Brazil does not honour its environmental commitments' Leo Varadkar said.
UK signs £15bn trade deal with South Korea in bid to soften blow of losing £634bn in free trade with EU after Brexit 22/08/2019
The agreement is equivalent to roughly 2 per cent of business with the bloc.
Ex-cabinet minister says there's no point in striking a bilateral trade deal at this point.
What trade deals has the UK done so far? 22/07/2019
As a European Union member, the UK is automatically part of about 40 trade agreements which the EU has with more than 70 countries. If the UK leaves the EU without a deal it would lose these trade deals immediately - worth about 11% of total UK trade.
A British-American trade deal won’t be easily agreed after Brexit because the U.K. wouldn’t accept the punitive terms on offer, according to former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers.
An NHS sell-off, lower food standards and secretive corporate courts: the battles facing Britain's new trade secretary 26/07/2019
Boris Johnson’s new trade secretary will be tasked with negotiating as many new trade deals as possible. Here are some fault-lines expected to emerge over the coming months.
'Is this a red line for us?' $15b European trade deal doomed if Australia dodges Paris pledge 31/08/2018
The Coalition's internal climate war risks damaging the economy after Europe declared it would reject a $15 billion trade deal with Australia unless the Morrison government keeps its pledge to cut pollution under the Paris accord.
"We've thrown away 50 trade deals (totalling 70 countries). That sort of thing is what makes us prosperous, greatest in world"
Canada 'hedging their bets' on trade agreement with UK while they wait to see how Brexit turns out 03/07/2019
Labour has warned that UK exporters risk being frozen out of key markets after a no-deal Brexit, after international trade secretary Liam Fox admitted that talks on rolling over an EU trade deal with Canada have stalled.