UK-EU negotiations

Brexit & UK trade UK-EU negotiations United States & TTIP

Brexit: Commission in drive to stick to business as usual on trade agreements

The Commission has vowed to stick to its current trade policy plans despite the challenge to its unity and to its resources posed by the pending withdrawal of Britain from the EU.   In a defiant statement on Monday, trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström responded to questions about whether the United …

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Brexit: UK government wants to see TTIP talks finished in 2016, with Britain in EU – official

The UK referendum over its EU membership planned for June looms large in the British debate over TTIP. “The government position is to stay within the European Union, a reformed European Union”, Verity Threlfell, Assistant Director at the Transatlantic and International Unit from the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills, …