European Union

Brexit: Outline of deal could be reached this week, Irish Taoiseach says

But the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier said "time is short" for a deal to be reached, and "fundamental divergence" remains between both sides.

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French Europe minister Clement Beaune 'optimistic' about Brexit fishing talks

Mr Beaune said he is not only optimistic about productive talks with the UK dismissing the argument that the fishing issue could derail a deal.

Boris Johnson and EU chief to 'redouble' efforts for post-Brexit trade deal

The conversation comes amid remaining gaps between the EU and UK over a potential deal.