What's Next: March 01, 2018

British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Council President Donald Tusk shake hands as they pose ahead of a meeting in Brussels, on Dec 4, 2017.
British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Council President Donald Tusk shake hands as they pose ahead of a meeting in Brussels, on Dec 4, 2017. PHOTO: REUTERS

Tusk and May in Brexit talks

European Council President Donald Tusk meets British Prime Minister Theresa May in London today in what he called a "critical week" for Brexit talks. European Union negotiator Michel Barnier unveiled a long-awaited draft Brexit divorce treaty yesterday which threatened to trigger new arguments with Britain on key issues.


Budget feedback on Facebook

National feedback unit Reach is holding a live chat session on Facebook tonight from 8pm to 9pm.

The public can chat with Ms Rahayu Mahzam, a Reach supervisory panel member, as well as Mr Henry Kwek, who is a member of the Government Parliamentary Committee for Finance, Trade and Industry.


Key manufacturing data

The start of a new month will see a slew of manufacturing data coming from Singapore’s key trading partners – Japan, China, euro zone, Britain and the United States.

These numbers will show where the global manufacturing engines are headed.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 01, 2018, with the headline 'What's Next'. Print Edition | Subscribe