01262020

Brexit: Zero tariff, zero quota aim for trade talks, says Barclay

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The UK leaves the EU on Friday The government is aiming to secure a “zero tariff, [...]

HS2: Cabinet minister has 'gut feeling' rail project will be cleared

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBrexit secretary Stephen Barclay was questioned about HS2 by the BBC’s Andrew Marr A cabinet minister has told the BBC it is his gut feeling that the HS2 high-speed [...]

Coronavirus: Could it damage the global economy?

Image copyright Getty Images China is struggling with a new virus that has already killed more than 20 people. It is a serious health issue. The World Health Organization has called it an emergency [...]

Davos 2020: Quarrels, but little consensus

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Bosses set out immigration priorities after Brexit

Image copyright AFP The UK’s largest business, trade and education bodies have set out their priorities for a post-Brexit immigration system. They called for flexibility for skilled workers [...]

Tesco chief executive on getting rid of multi-wrap plastic use

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China's travel industry counts cost of coronavirus

Image copyright Getty Images As public health concerns rise over a new virus, the impact is being felt by China’s travel and tourism sector. More than 400m Chinese were expected to travel [...]

HS2 risks misjudged from the start, says watchdog

Image copyright Siemens/ PA Image caption A proposed design for an HS2 train No-one took full account of how complex and risky [...]

Davos 2020: Algae proposed as an alternative to plastic

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How the energy drink became a million dollar idea

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