The 1,200 page-long document lays out detail on trade, law enforcement and dispute settlement among other arrangements after the UK leaves the EU.
Britain and the European Union have struck a provisional free-trade agreement that should avert New Year’s chaos for cross-border commerce and bring a measure of certainty to businesses after years of Brexit turmoil.
British and European negotiators have found a way forward on most issues, EU chief Ursula von der Leyen says as talks on a post-Brexit trade deal continue.
New draft rules were announced as regulatory scrutiny has been growing worldwide of tech giants and their power following a string of scandals over privacy and misinformation.
The complex cases involves interchange fees and Mastercard had lost an appeal against a 2007 European Commission ruling that said the fees were anti-competitive
Both sides say they want to agree arrangements to cover nearly $1 trillion in annual trade but talks are at an impasse, with Britain standing to lose zero-tariff and zero-quota access to huge European single market.
Three main issues remain unresolved: fisheries, ensuring fair competition guarantees and ways to solve future disputes.
"Our vaccine therefore costs about the same as a flu shot" Moderna's Chief Executive Stephane Bancel said to German weekly Welt am Sonntag.
President Alexander Lukashenko's government announces that it has drawn up a list of people banned from entering Belarus in retaliation for sanctions on 40 Belarus officials imposed by the European Union.
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen tells lawmakers her new ambitious plan of cutting 55 percent emissions by 2030 should help the European Union achieve climate neutrality by 2050.
As European criticism of China mounts over human rights, will there be an increasing political price to pay for economic engagement?
The initiative is called COVAX and aims to purchase two billion doses by the end of 2021.
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