INTERVIEW – If the weakened British Prime Minister have been to get replaced, the Labor Get together can be the large winner, believes Tristan de Bourbon-Parme, a correspondent journalist in the UK for twelve years.
A eager observer of British politics, Tristan de Bourbon-Parme has been a correspondent journalist in the UK for twelve years and writer of a exceptional survey of relations between England and Europe by means of the life and profession of Boris Johnson. (Boris Johnson. A annoyed European, Les Pérégrines, 310 p., € 20).
LE FIGARO. – Boris Johnson based mostly his seizure of energy on his capability to make Brexit a hit. Can he nonetheless play on this legitimacy?
Tristan from BOURBON-PARME. – A 12 months after Brexit, the image is just not encouraging. From a commerce perspective, commerce with the EU has decreased and the rise in commerce with the remainder of the world doesn’t compensate for these losses. The brand new free commerce agreements, principally renewals of agreements already signed by the European Union, won’t change that. From an inner perspective, its chief monetary officer, Rishi Sunak, has determined to speculate lower than anticipated in infrastructure and …