The European Union will not accept a “pig in a poke” deal from Boris Johnson, European Council president Charles Michel has said following high-level talks with the prime minister.
Mr Michel said that the EU’s demands for a level playing field on post-Brexit rules and regulations - which have been flatly rejected by the prime minister - were “essential” to an agreement on future trade and security relations.
Germany began on Monday to ease lockdown restrictions and take small steps towards reopening its economy, but confusion among business owners over the policy meant several shops remained closed in the capital.
Last Wednesday, Angela Merkel announced that shops could reopen on 20 April as long as they are smaller than 800m sq, after the country achieved “fragile interim success” in containing the coronavirus outbreak.
The European Union has rejected a request from the British government for a Brexit deal without a Irish backstop in.
Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay on Thursday said the UK should be given until the end of 2020 to come up with a replacement for the policy – instead of the end of September deadline set by EU leaders.
The minister travelled to Brussels on Friday to meet with Michel Barnier, the EU's chief negotiator – but was told that...
Sky Mobile and Three have become the first mobile operators to promise Huawei’s smartphones on the UK’s new 5G mobile networks, despite security fears about the Chinese technology company.
Huawei’s Mate 20 X 5G device is one of a limited number of phones capable of utilising 5G, the fifth generation of mobile networking technology that allows significantly faster connections than its predecessors.
Ford Motor Company issued four safety recalls in North America on Wednesday, including one covering more than 1.2m SUVs.
Approximately 1.2 million 2011-2019 model-year Ford Explorers, built between May 17, 2010 and January 26, 2017 in Chicago, will be recalled in the US after the automaker discovered a defect that puts drivers at risk of crashing. The error concerns loss of steering control.