EU trade negotiations: No deal is back on the agenda as the UK sets out its red lines The British government is billing a no deal trade agreement with the EU as an "Australian-style arrangement".

The British government is billing a no deal trade agreement with the EU as an "Australian-style arrangement".

The Brexit message is clear today - prepare for no deal in four months' time.

The words "no deal Brexit" appear to have been banned by Number 10. Instead cabinet ministers refer to a "Canada-style deal" or an "Australian-style arrangement".

As expected, Canada is the model the UK government wants, a trade deal the EU took seven years to negotiate and ratify and which has eliminated most tariffs on goods, but that is all it covers.

The EU says the UK's geographical proximity...
source: The Sky News

2020-02-27 15:45
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