GDPR — the time to act is now!

28 February 2018

GDPR — it’s been in the news and on websites, discussed on social media for months, but what does it mean? Crucially, what do companies who trade internationally need to do? Tim Hiscock reports.

Country Profile — India

15 February 2018

Home to some of the world’s most ancient surviving civilisations, the birthplace of yoga and now a rising economic powerhouse, India is limbering up for a bright future. Martin Clark reports.

Brexit Watch: Here we go again

31 January 2018

The Brexit wheels are turning again, Paul Clarke updates us on the latest happenings in the world of EU withdrawal.

Country Profile — Australia

15 January 2018

While the distance presents a challenge, Australia is familiar territory for thousands of UK businesses. And for good reason too. Martin Clark reports.

EU regulatory news 2017

18 December 2017

A regularly updated article featuring recent and forthcoming legislation affecting the EU, compiled by Paul Clarke.

Country Profile — Nicaragua

8 December 2017

A small Central American republic but with big plans, Nicaragua may soon be worth a closer inspection for British exporters. Martin Clark reports.

Brexit Watch — Winter is coming

4 December 2017

News that the EU has set up a unit to prepare for the possibility that no deal will be reached with the UK before the end of the Brexit negotiations has done nothing to lift the mood of pessimism as 2017 nears its end and there still seems to have been little progress on the key sticking points. The EU’s assertion that this unit is deliberately separate from Michel Barnier’s team so that he can focus on a positive result hardly helps: if Mr Barnier is the poster boy for positivity then the talks really are in trouble. Paul Clarke reports.

Country profile — Trinidad and Tobago

23 November 2017

A twin-island state in the far southern Caribbean, Trinidad and Tobago holds plenty of appeal for UK businesses above and beyond the lucrative energy sector. Martin Clark reports.