UK-Australia trade deal will benefit British farmers, PM insists
Boris Johnson has insisted British farmers will benefit from the UK’s free trade deal with Australia, the first to be negotiated from scratch since Brexit.The Prime Minister said it was “good news” for services and manufacturers in the UK, with British products such as cars, Scotch whisky and confectionery set to be cheaper to sell to Australia because of the tariff-free agreement.
The Prime Minister said he was “proud” of the UK’s contribution to global education despite the country going through tough economic times during the Covid-19 pandemic.Boris Johnson opened his speech at the Global Education Summit by praising the impact of the coronavirus vaccines in allowing in-person international gatherings to resume.
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The prime minister has held three bilateral meetings with African leaders at the Global Education Summit in south-west London.
Boris Johnson met with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo and Somalian Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn