SIMON WALTERS: Only Macron stands in the way of PM’s triumph on Brexit deal and Covid vaccine

By Monday morning, Boris Johnson could have earned his place in history.  Securing a Brexit trade deal in the blink of an eye, just days after Britain became the first country in the world to approve a Covid vaccine, would be an achievement to rival Sir Robert Walpole’s record of 20 years, 315 days in … Read more SIMON WALTERS: Only Macron stands in the way of PM’s triumph on Brexit deal and Covid vaccine

SIMON WALTERS: Only Macron stands in the way of PM’s triumph on Brexit deal and Covid vaccine

By Monday morning, Boris Johnson could have earned his place in history.  Securing a Brexit trade deal in the blink of an eye, just days after Britain became the first country in the world to approve a Covid vaccine, would be an achievement to rival Sir Robert Walpole’s record of 20 years, 315 days in … Read more SIMON WALTERS: Only Macron stands in the way of PM’s triumph on Brexit deal and Covid vaccine

Michel Barnier says post-Brexit trade deal talks with Lord Frost have been ‘paused’

Michel Barnier has said he and Lord Frost have agreed to ‘pause’ talks on a post-Brexit trade deal while they brief their principals on the state of play of the negotiations. Michel Barnier said that after a week of ‘intense negotiations’ in London, he and Lord Frost had agreed ‘the conditions for an agreement are … Read more Michel Barnier says post-Brexit trade deal talks with Lord Frost have been ‘paused’

Michel Barnier says post-Brexit trade deal talks with Lord Frost have been ‘paused’

Still no deal! Michel Barnier says post-Brexit trade deal talks with Lord Frost have been ‘paused’ after a week of ‘intense negotiations’ in London By Joe Davies For Mailonline Published: 19:37 GMT, 4 December 2020 | Updated: 19:37 GMT, 4 December 2020 Michel Barnier has said he and Lord Frost have agreed to ‘pause’ talks … Read more Michel Barnier says post-Brexit trade deal talks with Lord Frost have been ‘paused’

France threatens to VETO ‘bad’ Brexit deal as talks teeter on the brink

France publicly threatened to veto a ‘bad’ Brexit deal today as negotiations teeter on the brink of collapse. Paris has emerged as the major obstacle to a pact amid warnings that just 48 hours are left to break the bitter deadlock over fishing rights and level playing field rules. However, with confusion mounting there are … Read more France threatens to VETO ‘bad’ Brexit deal as talks teeter on the brink

France threatens to VETO ‘bad’ Brexit deal as talks teeter on the brink

France publicly threatened to veto a ‘bad’ Brexit deal today as negotiations teeter on the brink of collapse. Paris has emerged as the major obstacle to a pact amid warning that just 48 hours are left to break the bitter deadlock over fishing rights and level playing field rules. UK negotiators had believed they were … Read more France threatens to VETO ‘bad’ Brexit deal as talks teeter on the brink

Ryanair strikes multi-billion pound deal to buy 75 scandal-hit Boeing 737 Max jets

Ryanair strikes multi-billion pound deal to buy 75 scandal-hit Boeing 737 Max jets The airline’s order is the first since the aircraft was given the all-clear to fly again  All 737 Max planes were grounded in March 2019 following two crashes  Ryanair’s order has a list value of almost £7bn – but the firm didn’t … Read more Ryanair strikes multi-billion pound deal to buy 75 scandal-hit Boeing 737 Max jets

MARKET REPORT: Investors enjoy Flutter Entertainment on news of £3bn U.S. deal

MARKET REPORT: Investors put their money on gambling giant Flutter Entertainment as it splashes out £3bn to up its stake in U.S. betting site By Francesca Washtell City Correspondent For The Daily Mail Published: 21:56 GMT, 3 December 2020 | Updated: 21:56 GMT, 3 December 2020 Investors put their money on Flutter Entertainment after the … Read more MARKET REPORT: Investors enjoy Flutter Entertainment on news of £3bn U.S. deal

Brexit: UK makes fishing concessions as hopes of EU trade deal grow

Hopes of a post-Brexit trade deal were fading tonight as the UK accused the EU of slamming fresh demands on the negotiating table at the last minute.  With the clock ticking to strike an agreement before Britain severs ties with the bloc on December 31, talks in London are going right down to the wire. … Read more Brexit: UK makes fishing concessions as hopes of EU trade deal grow

Brexit: UK makes fishing concessions as hopes of EU trade deal grow

Brexit trade talks fuelled by takeaway pizza lasted long into the night yesterday amid growing hopes a deal between the UK and the EU could be imminent.  A large stack of pizza boxes was delivered to the two negotiating teams as talks dragged on and they tried to break the deadlock on crunch issues. The … Read more Brexit: UK makes fishing concessions as hopes of EU trade deal grow