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North American trade talks begin today: what is Nafta?

Representatives from the US, Canada, and Mexico are set to meet today in the first round of the North American…

Japan and EU create the world’s biggest open economic area

Japan and the European Union (EU) signed a free-trade deal on Thursday,¬†creating the world's biggest open economic area. On the…

Brexit: Where is public opinion now?

How do we interpret the British public's vote on 23 June to leave the European Union (EU)? Public opinion has…