Trade in goods between Australia and the EU could increase by 37 per cent in the case of an ambitious trade deal and the trade in services could increase by 8 per cent.
Greece and Macedonia sign a preliminary agreement to rename the small Balkan nation the Republic of North Macedonia, taking a step towards ending a row that has rumbled on since 1991.
The British government faces another nerve-rattling test this week as its flagship Brexit legislation is picked over once again by a restive parliament.
US President Trump's threat to tax imported cars in the name of national security risks weakening domestic manufacturers, but could accelerate renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
A proposed deal to resolve a 27-year name row with Macedonia kicks up a storm in Greece, with the government under fire over a compromise the opposition has rejected as a "national retreat".