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31 minutes ago, gearbox said:

Competition between the Oz/NZ lamb and the UK lamb is like competition between Toyota and Tata. 

 

"Aussie Lamb is enjoyed in more than 100 countries all over the world. Why? Because Lamb from Australia has the ‘all-natural advantage’ and is available in a wide array of product lines and cuts. It’s pasture-raised, grassfed, and free of artificial additives as well as hormone growth promotants - a pure product of its pure environment."

 

 

and free of physical exercise and very fatty

same as the lamb from the islands down the road

 

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Start with Marmite then the Aussies wouldn't have to eat that Vegemite sh!t.

Hopefully he didn't have a jetlag after so many hours of flights and time differences.    EU is also visiting Australia for trade talks. I wonder which one Australia considers more important

Given the ant-British vitriol pouring from Irish politicians I would make sure the first trade deal with Australia is for products that Ireland used to provide.

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4 hours ago, lungbing said:

Given the ant-British vitriol pouring from Irish politicians I would make sure the first trade deal with Australia is for products that Ireland used to provide.

Fosters Guinness.

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5 hours ago, gearbox said:

So AussieBob, what's in for us? We have a FTA with Japan but still the Japanese single malt is so bloody expensive... 

Sorry - we dont make single malt - got some good wine though 🙂

 

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16 hours ago, JWRC said:

It's a big But, they couldn't even agree on a reciprocal agreement for pensioners and pensions.

It depends on who you think "they" are.

 

https://www.google.co.uk/search?sxsrf=ACYBGNT-dLCUawTewL4pxVmSMHAuR0In2Q%3A1581049403298&ei=O-Y8Xor2EYXez7sPzcCmyAg&q=history+of+frozen+uk+pensions&oq=history+offrozen+uk+pensions&gs_l=psy-ab.1.0.33i10.8222.13817..16393...0.2..0.103.870.9j1......0....1..gws-wiz.......0i71j35i304i39j0i13j0i8i13i30j0i8i13i10i30.TUjtO3oY7Xk

 

I googled 'history of frozen UK pensions and came up with this. It is a pdf document 37 pages long.

 

It goes back to 1925 when pensions were first introduced, amended in 1929, amended again in 1946, again in 1973, again in 1995.

 

I read the first 4 or 5 pages before my eyes started to glaze over and boredom set in. It is written in civil service gobbledy gook.

 

Basically successive governments have said that it would cost too much half a billion GDP I read somewhere so it won't happen in my lifetime (I am 75).

Froozen overseas pensions.pdf

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