Retailer Tesco has announced that it has cut its freight transport emissions by 14% over the past two years by turning to sea and rail travel across Europe instead of travelling eight million miles by road.
Visiting London's Olympic Park last week, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe signed a Memorandum of Cooperation paving the way for close collaboration between the UK and Japan on the planning of major sports events.
Negotiations over removing barriers to trade between the EU and the United States, which commenced in July last year, have prompted the shadow health secretary to call for an exemption for the NHS in order to protect it from market forces and international competition law.
Bahrain has become the 74th country to implement the ATA Carnet system that allows for the temporary duty and tax-free export or import of goods for up to one year, the International Chamber of Commerce has confirmed.
The owners of London Distribution Park (LDP) — Forth Ports Ltd and Roxhill Developments Ltd — have announced the completion of the infrastructure works for their 70-acre warehousing development located beside the Port of Tilbury.