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General Election 2019: Johnson insists no NI-GB goods checks after Brexit

Image copyright Getty Images Boris Johnson has insisted there will not be any checks for goods travelling from Northern Ireland to Great Britain under his Brexit deal.He told Sky News that a leaked Treasury analysis document was "wrong" to suggest this would be the case.His Brexit deal means there will be goods checks from GB…

China exports fall again as US trade war continues

Image copyright Getty Images China's exports fell in November as shipments to the US slowed sharply, adding to concerns about the effects of the two nations' trade war. November exports from the world's second largest economy fell 1.1% from a year earlier, the fourth straight fall.Exports to the US were down 23%, the worst such…

Trade disputes settlement system facing crisis

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The WTO's appeal "court" will soon have only one judge left The World Trade Organization is facing a crisis in its system for resolving disputes between its members. It has an appeal "court" that is the final arbiter on such disputes and which is about to become unable to…

Avanti starts running West Coast Main Line after Virgin franchise ends

Image copyright Avanti West Coast Avanti West Coast has taken over from Virgin Trains as the operator running the West Coast Main Line.The new operator's parent company is a partnership between Aberdeen-based company FirstGroup and Italian firm Trenitalia.Avanti's first train left London Euston for Manchester Piccadilly on Sunday at 08:10 GMT.It replaces Virgin Trains, which…

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President of Kazakhstan visits pioneering Center of Tomotherapy and Nuclear Medicine, program managed by...

(Astana, Kazakhstan)Yesterday, August 29th, President Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan visited a newly opened Center of Tomography and Nuclear  Medicine at the National Research Hospital in Astana the capital of Kazakhstan. Prime Minister...

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