Ireland’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD visited the UK today for the start of a three-country trade mission focused on greater trade collaboration which goes on to France and Germany. With London being the first leg of the trade mission, it signifies the importance of the partnership with the UK as the neighbouring market to Ireland and the strength of the long-standing trading relationship in place between the two countries. Continue reading
LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (JUNE 14, 2017) (UK POOL) – Fire engulfed a 24-storey housing block in central London in the early hours on Wednesday (June 14), killing at least six people and injuring 70 others in an inferno that trapped residents as they slept.
As Britain’s Brexit debate heats up, the UK finance minister George Osborne faces tough questioning by parliament on “The economic and financial costs and benefits of UK’s EU membership”. Ivor Bennett reports. Continue reading
The UK government deploys the army to build flood defences in the northern England as more flooding is anticipated around Christmas.