Prime minister stresses ‘enormous benefits and opportunities’ of Brexit before business leaders

Rishi Sunak has kept open the door to closer ties with the European Union but tried to pacify angry Brexiters in his own party by laying down a red line that the UK must remain free to set its own standards and regulation.

The UK prime minister tried to dampen down speculation that senior government figures were considering a “Swiss-style” deal with Brussels, which would require alignment, at least temporarily, on food and agriculture standards.

Continue reading…

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: