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Week in London: EU-UK, UK-US, CPTPP accession, Down Under, agriculture

EU-UK – Still no breakthrough With just 56 days to go until the UK’s post-Brexit transition period comes to an end, Britain and the EU remain far apart on all the key issues in the negotiations on the future EU-UK relationship. Two weeks of virtually non-stop negotiations came to a …

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Tensions over role of devolved administrations rise as UK national trade policy takes shape

Exit from the European Union has not only changed the external trade policy landscape for British businesses, but also thrown up some significant challenges in terms of internal trade relations within the United Kingdom. With the overarching framework of the EU’s single market stripped away, the potential has arisen for …

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UK revamps trade advisory groups amidst controversial recruitment of Aussie ex-premier

The British government has announced a revamp of its trade policy consultative bodies, amid strong indications that controversial former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott is set to become a United Kingdom trade ambassador. As London steps up its engagement with trading partners in advance of the ending of the post-Brexit …