EU can move on Brexit, but needs UK to budge, EU trade chief says

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is willing to move in negotiations on future EU-UK relations, but Britain must make a bigger effort to do the same in talks next week, the EU trade chief said on Thursday.

EU trade commissioner Phil Hogan told EU lawmakers that the negotiations had not made much progress to date.

“Perhaps the United Kingdom has come to the conclusion that there’s not going to be a deal. I hope not because we want a deal, but speed is of the...
source: Reuters

2020-05-28 17:44
Latest news from Reuters
today 08:17 Sunak to map out next moves in COVID recovery plan
today 01:59 UK 'jobs crisis' is underway, recruiters warn
today 22:50 Sunak targets youth unemployment with £2 billion scheme
yesterday 21:47 British Gymnastics announces independent review after abuse allegations
yesterday 20:44 UK police call in watchdog over stop-and-search of two Black athletes
yesterday 19:41 Next coronavirus waves will determine UK economy's path - BoE's Haldane
yesterday 18:38 Actor Depp takes on UK tabloid in court battle over 'wife beater' claims
yesterday 17:35 Britain says it can restart Saudi Arabia arms export licences
yesterday 16:32 UK COVID-19 confirmed death toll rises by 155 to 44,391
yesterday 15:29 EU wants Brexit deal 'but not at any price' as teams head for dinner
yesterday 15:29 Actor Depp takes on UK tabloid in court battle over 'wife beater' claims
yesterday 14:26 Virus crisis exposes tensions over tighter controls for investment funds
yesterday 13:23 Private dinner kicks off latest Brexit talks
yesterday 12:20 Britain's, EU's negotiators to have dinner to kick off latest Brexit talks
yesterday 11:17 Actor Depp accuses ex-wife of lying in libel action against UK tabloid
yesterday 11:17 Viaro Energy to buy UK-based RockRose in 248 million pound deal
yesterday 10:14 Sunak to spend 3 billion pounds on green projects in economy plan
yesterday 10:14 UK COVID-19 death toll passes 55,000 including suspected cases - Reuters tally
yesterday 09:11 UK's Sunak to spend three billion pounds on green projects in economy plan
yesterday 09:11 Johnson under fire for reigniting care home deaths blame game
Latest news from Great Britain
today 09:02 JK Rowling and Salman Rushdie among 152 public figures to criticise 'cancel culture' Writers and academics have signed a letter saying the current "atmosphere will ultimately harm the most vital causes of our time".
today 08:59 UK may face another PPE shortage if there is a second wave of coronavirus
today 08:59 Argos 4K TV price slash: Samsung, LG and Sony TVs on offer in major summer sale
today 08:59 WhatsApp will never be the same again as Facebook prepares colossal changes
today 08:59 Royal reveal: Queen always takes THIS unusual item on her royal visits
today 08:59 Melania Trump’s shocking way of firing aide revealed in controversial tell-all book
today 08:59 Huawei latest: Top Army general in warning on China 'Authoritarian political warfare'
today 08:59 Space news: Mars to be visible to the naked eye in EXTREMELY rare astronomical event
today 08:59 Pound to euro exchange rate: GBP stuns with sudden surge - biggest one-day gain in a month
today 08:59 Child Benefit: One mistake could halt payments entirely - how to avoid it
today 08:59 Coronavirus likely to have brought forward deaths of elderly and vulnerable people
today 08:59 Marks & Spencer relaunches Sparks loyalty scheme - thousand pound gifts and free shops
today 08:59 NCIS real-life romance: Who is NCIS actor Michael Weatherly married to?
today 08:59 Micheal Martin crisis: Ireland's new leader ALREADY on brink days after replacing Varadkar
today 08:59 Holly Willoughby children: How many children does Holly have?
today 08:59 Queen heartbreak: Sick joke claiming the monarch is dead panics royal fans
today 08:59 Holidays 2020: Eurostar remains closed but new route is given the green light
today 08:59 Brexit bombshell: How Ireland is ‘set for tragedy’ after UK departure
today 08:59 Piers Morgan reveals jibe to Kate Garraway over marriage to Derek: 'Set the bar low'
today 08:59 Kate Garraway talks ‘desperate situation' in husband health update 'Utterly infuriating'
today 08:59 Trade deal blunder: Japan-UK talks could cause problems for post-Brexit deal
today 08:59 Life on Mars: Alien hunters find PROOF of aliens in NASA Mars images - claim
today 08:59 BBC Breakfast viewers outraged after 'irrelevant' Lib Dem leader Ed Davey sparks backlash
today 08:59 Kate Garraway fights back tears as she addresses future on GMB and husband Derek's health
today 08:59 Brexit showdown: Sturgeon threatens to reject Boris Johnson's new law in EU showdown
today 08:59 ITV GMB's Dr Hilary makes passionate plea for Boris to scrap NHS staff parking fees
today 08:59 Italy served as a wake-up call for the rest of us, says PROFESSOR KAROL SIKORA
today 08:59 How to live longer: The health drink proven to boost heart health and life longevity
today 08:59 Coronavirus map LIVE: Panic as second wave hits - hospital shut down as cases erupt
today 08:17 Sunak to map out next moves in COVID recovery plan
today 08:17 What caused TV signal blackout across Hull in early hours
today 08:17 What caused TV signal blackout across Hull in early hours
today 07:59 Hamilton Accies new boy's Celtic Scottish Premiership opener joy ahead of 'tough test'
today 07:59 SNP insist more action needs to be taken over North Lanarkshire rat problem
today 07:59 Offender told to stay away from partner after domestic lockdown row
today 07:59 "Idiots" vandalise two rainbow benches dedicated to memory of late Wishaw dad
today 07:59 Teen who stabbed dad with 'Rambo style' knife in Wishaw street avoids jail term
today 07:59 Fight is on yet again to save lifeline bus service in East Kilbride after axed amid pandemic
today 07:56 ‘I might not be here without them’: Photos help fight the stigma of antidepressants
today 07:56 Donald Trump shock secrets REVEALED: Niece spills on man she calls 'world's most dangerous
today 07:56 Egypt mystery: Why 'extraordinary' 3,000-year-old ‘SOS’ letter baffled archaeologists
today 07:56 Statin pills could save the lives of 8,000 over 75s a year, study finds
today 07:56 Rishi Sunak unveils new measures to avoid youth unemployment disaster
today 07:56 Melania Trump shows off model figure in monochrome dress and £525 heels with Donald
today 07:56 Your Sky TV box gets a blockbuster upgrade from today and here's what's changed
today 07:56 Dozens forced into quarantine in Mongolia amid bubonic plague fears
today 07:56 Free car parking service for NHS staff battling coronavirus ‘cannot continue’
today 07:56 Universal Credit UK: This is how claimants could receive additional benefit support
today 07:56 Nicole Scherzinger displays her peachy posterior in thong bikini during romantic getaway
today 07:56 Brexit LIVE: No10's VERY cheeky message for Barnier before Boris puts Merkel in her place
Watch the news from UK on Facebook