Peers call for continuation of Northern Ireland Protocol grace periods

11 August 2022

The European Commission is said to be watching the passage of the Northern Ireland Protocol Bill through Parliament with growing concern as it believes that the proposed legislation will allow the UK to unilaterally alter the requirements of the Protocol with regard to trade between Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Hydrogen refuelling service stations for HGVs

10 August 2022

Aiming to serve key roads in the north of England, the UK’s leading hydrogen refuelling business has announced its partnership with Exelby Services to develop hydrogen refuelling stations at its Coneygarth and Golden Fleece service station locations along the A1(M) and M6 motorways.

WTO issues new edition of World Tariff Profiles

9 August 2022

Jointly prepared with the International Trade Centre and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the 2022 edition of World Tariff Profiles has been issued by the World Trade Organisation (WTO).

Over £3 billion in unspent apprenticeship levy goes to Treasury

9 August 2022

More than £3.3 billion has returned to the Treasury in the last three years under the Government’s use-it-or-lose-it apprenticeship levy rules, according to new data collected by apprenticeships experts, the London Progression Collaboration (LPC).