News Government Manufacturing Economy
August 6, 2020  

Bank of England says economy will take time to heal

U.K. GDP probably shrank by 23% in the second quarter

News Government General
July 20, 2020  

UK coronavirus vaccine prompts immune response in early test

There might be sufficient data by year-end to decide if the vaccine should be adopted for mass vaccination campaigns.

News Government Economy General
June 29, 2020  

Boris Johnson says COVID-19 has been a disaster for Britain

Big-money pledges for schools, housing and infrastructure in an attempt to move on from the pandemic.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
May 20, 2020  

Rolls-Royce cuts 9,000 jobs as aviation reels

CEO says most of the cuts will take place in the civil aerospace business.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 2, 2020  

EU-UK trade talks kick off amid threats and deadlines

Must be concluded by the end of this year, or Prime Minister Johnson threatens to walk.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 11, 2020  

Canada-UK free trade: A post-Brexit opportunity

Needs to complete a deal with the EU first and foremost, but a deal with Canada should be its second priority.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 4, 2020  

UK and EU clash over trade with 11 months to make a deal

The European Union insists there can be no trade deal if Britain undercuts bloc regulations.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 4, 2020  

Canada not rushing to post-Brexit deal with UK, business urges calm

Britain still bound by the continent’s sweeping free trade deal with Canada on goods and services.

News Government Manufacturing Technology
January 29, 2020  

Canada eyes UK’s decision to grant Huawei partial access to 5G network

Last of the “Five Eyes” intelligence allies to decide the companies that will provide the equipment for its 5G network.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 21, 2020  

CETA can serve as template for post Brexit Canada-UK trade deal

UK has traditionally been Canada’s second-largest export market after the United States.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 20, 2019  

UK lawmakers OK Johnson’s Brexit bill, pave way to exit EU

Also has to be approved by Parliament’s upper chamber.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 17, 2019  

UK’s Johnson seeks to rule out Brexit trade pact delay

Johnson’s Conservatives won an 80-strong majority in Parliament in last week’s general election.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 14, 2019  

Brexit Party rejects tactical voting pact with Conservatives

Farage said the party has to contest the seats to keep pressure on Johnson.

News Metals General
November 11, 2019  

China’s Jingye comes to the rescue of British Steel

Rescue deal potentially protects some 4,000 jobs and safeguards a strategic asset as Britain prepares to leave the EU.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 7, 2019  

Bank of England keeps rates on hold ahead of UK election

The central bank appears to be waiting for more clarity over Britain’s departure from the European Union.