The last time there was a trade war it coincided with an economic depression in the US, and didn’t end until World War 2 broke out. Now there is a war of words between the UK and US over a trade dispute involving Bombardier and Boeing. But this could be the first sign of a […]
David Davis the Brexit secretary wants the EU to revisit the way Brexit negotiations proceed. And an economics professor from Cardiff University has claimed that the UK would see a £135 billion boost if it chose the hard Brexit option. Do either Mr Davis or the economics professor have a point?
According to a new study, lack of diversity in the boardrooms of UK companies could hamper post Brexit trade talks with countries outside of the EU.
One of the first acts from US president, Donald Trump was to pull out of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), his latest act is to call in on the Middle East, dance with the odd sword, and do lots of deals with his good friends the Saudis. But are both acts in danger of back-firing?
What are the advantages that exporting could bring to your company and how do get started? Peter Hunt from OSE European has some answers.
The National Institute of Economics and Social Research (NIESR) has claimed that predicted fall in migration from the EU to the UK will hit the economy hard, but that lower paid workers will be mildly better off.
Over 6,000 UK businesses have been able to start trading overseas so far this year with help from Lloyds Banking Group, who pledged to help 5,000 first time exporters in 2016.
The upturn in the UK manufacturing sector extended into its fourth month running during November, as rates of expansion for output and new orders both remained solid, despite growth easing further from the highs reached in September.
It may boil down to free speech versus accusations of xenophobia. But things are getting nasty between the UK and EU, and they are getting nasty within the UK itself. Brexit is beginning to have a hard tinge to it.