On Friday 4 June we were delighted to hear that the UK had concluded a Free Trade Agreement with the three EFTA Countries that participate in the European Economic Area (Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein). So what did the parties have… Read More »The UK-EFTA Trade Agreement — A Sign of Hope?
Writing in The Spectator following the breakdown in treaty negotiations between Switzerland and the EU, the financial journalist Matthew Lynn makes an interesting suggestion — namely that Britain should seek “to form a common market” with Switzerland. We at EFTA4UK would… Read More »Reinventing the Wheel?
Switzerland has done a reverse De Gaulle and said “nein, non, no” to a framework agreement with the EU. For the Swiss the EU had made it clear that this means harder times for trade ahead as they have signalled… Read More »Switzerland says “Nein, Non, No” to an EU Framework