This replaced the Brexit transition deal and restored Britain’s place as a fully independent trading nation. The UK withdrew from the European single market and stopped implementing laws made in Brussels. However Boris Johnson agreed to some customs checks between Northern Ireland and
The CPTPP is a high-quality free trade agreement which binds together Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Japan, Singapore, Vietnam, Mexico, Malaysia, Peru, Chile and Brunei. It covers nearly 14 percent of the global economy. The earlier incarnation of the partnership, the TPP, was
BREXIT could see the UK and Switzerland enjoy a close relationship after the country’s incoming President warned the EU Bern could work with London instead of Brussels.
Professor Wendy Barclay, head of G2P-UK National Virology Consortium, a new project set up to study the effects of emerging coronavirus mutations, said one Brazilian variant of coronavirus has been traced i Britain. She said: “There are two different types of Brazilian
Fingerprint, DNA and arrest history records were all deleted from the Police National Computer database due to a technological glitch. The police may now be hindered in their ability to reopen investigations of closed cases if more evidence appears in the future.
The UK is trying to broaden its horizons post-Brexit, as International Trade Secretary Liz Truss tries to secure free trade deals with countries around the world. Deals have been struck with a variety of countries, with Vietnam and Turkey two of the
After almost a year of negotiations and multiple missed deadlines, Britain and the EU secured a post-Brexit trade deal at the end of December. Announced on Christmas Eve, Prime Minister Boris Johnson described it as a “jumbo Canada-style” deal, as he declared:
The system, like London’s Oyster scheme, would have let public transport users in Northern England make single-fare contactless journeys. Government office Transport for the North (TfN) had aimed to roll out the technology on trains, buses and trams – but regional leaders
All over-70s, frontline health and care workers and the clinically extremely vulnerable are due to be vaccinated within the next four weeks. Everyone over 50 will then be prioritised, as the first phase of the plan – which is expected to run
Andrew Marr asks Keir Starmer if he’d reintroduce free movement Labour leader since April 2020, Sir Keir’s politics “instinctively” mirror those of former Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron, Express.co.uk has been told. It will come as a blow to the politician who
Two lanes have now been closed causing slow-moving traffic on the motorway currently. A Highways England spokesman said: “M6 southbound J17 to J16, 2 lanes remain closed following a collision involving a car and a lorry. “The recovery operation is now under-way