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Rishi Sunak: The ‘whatever it takes’ chancellor

Image caption Rishi Sunak rolled up his sleeves to encourage the British public to eat out again He’s been dubbed “Dishy Rishi”, “Britain’s economic Jedi” and “Santa Claus in hazmat” in recent months, but most often he is referred to as a “possible future prime minister”.Rishi Sunak’s star has been rising steadily since he became…

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UK investment in OneWeb satellite firm ‘geopolitical,’ Cabinet minister says

Business Secretary Alok Sharma | Tolga Akmen/AFP via Getty Images UK investment in OneWeb satellite firm ‘geopolitical,’ Cabinet minister says ‘The UK has an ambition to be a world leader in the space sector,’ said Business Secretary Alok Sharma. By Joshua Posaner 7/9/20, 4:00 PM CET Updated 7/9/20, 4:24 PM CET The U.K. government’s decision…

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‘Significant divergences’ in UK-EU talks – Michel Barnier

Image copyright EPA Image caption EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier attended talks in Downing Street “Significant divergences” remain between the EU and the UK on a post-Brexit trade deal after informal talks in London, Michel Barnier has said.The EU’s chief negotiator said his team would “continue working with patience, respect and determination” following talks with…

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Liz Truss warns UK post-Brexit border plans could face WTO challenge

Liz Truss wrote to Chancellor Rishi Sunak and Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove to set out four concerns about plans to manage the border with the EU | Leon Neal/Getty Images Liz Truss warns UK post-Brexit border plans could face WTO challenge International trade secretary’s letter shows the tension between government departments over the plans.…