Trade Deal

LONDON | UK’s National Health Service making post-Brexit plans

LONDON — Britain’s National Health Service is making plans to ensure that medical supplies will be available if Britain leaves the European Union without a trade deal. NHS chief Simon Stevens says Sunday there’s “significant planning” underway to make sure the NHS can cope with a no-deal Brexit without a disruption in services.  He told … Continue reading LONDON | UK’s National Health Service making post-Brexit plans

Deal to streamline world trade takes effect

GENEVA/February 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The first multilateral trade agreement reached under the World Trade Organization since it was created over a generation ago has taken force, aiming to streamline cross-border trade to the benefit of the developing world in particular. WTO Director-General Roberto Azevedo said Wednesday that the required two-thirds of member states have … Continue reading Deal to streamline world trade takes effect