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Brussels finds itself on a back foot as the Tories miraculously unite

Jan 31, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

Economic growth across the eurozone core has dropped to stall speed. This is the price that Europe pays for clinging to a mercantilist trade model.

If you depend on perpetual surpluses and the rest of the world's consumer demand to stay afloat, you become acutely vulnerable in a Sino-led global trade slump.

Italy has been in recession for the last six months. Credible forecasts are warning of outright contraction for the whole 2019 as well, posing a lethal threat to Italy's fragile d...