It should actually read EU must move in critical stage of Brexit talks. So far the only deal on offer is worse than Canada or Australia. It's Germany that has a massive surplus in trade with the UK they need to get their skates on.
A German minister on Tuesday demanded “substantive” movement from Britain on fisheries, dispute settlement and fair competition in post-Brexit trade talks with the European Union, which he said were “at a very critical stage”.She added that the specific sensitivities of the bloc’s 27 member states needed more attention in EU-UK technical talks, including aviation, which is important for Finland. France, which sets great store by fisheries, has so far shown little sign of willing to compromise with the UK on future access to fishing waters and sharing out quotas, despite growing pressure from others in the ... (full story)