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Brexit Bulletin: Yoga for Brexiters – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

Brexit Bulletin: Yoga for Brexiters
Bloomberg
Sign up to receive the Brexit Bulletin in your inbox, and follow @Brexit on Twitter. The U.K. is adopting so many Brexit positions it might do well to start a yoga class. Details on at least three different topics are being lined up for next week

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Posted on 18 August 2017 | 7:06 am

UK Is Said to Set Out More Detailed Brexit Vision Next Week – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

UK Is Said to Set Out More Detailed Brexit Vision Next Week
Bloomberg
Publication of the positions follows accusations by the EU and critics in the U.K. that the government hadn't presented a clear idea of what it wants from the Brexit talks. Five months since the two-year process of Britain's withdrawal was formally
A united Ireland is the only practical solution to BrexitThe Independent
Brexit trade talks may be reduced to as little as 10 monthsThe Guardian
A short transition can help Britain make the best of BrexitFinancial Times
Telegraph.co.uk –BBC News –Irish Times
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Posted on 18 August 2017 | 5:12 am

‘No Deal’ With EU No Disaster for Post-Brexit UK, Says Report – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

'No Deal' With EU No Disaster for Post-Brexit UK, Says Report
Bloomberg
A U.K. trade deal with the European Union after Brexit is desirable but not essential, the Institute of Economic Affairs said, in support of Prime Minister Theresa May's repeated assertion that no deal is better than a bad deal. Britain should walk
Brexit timetable in doubt as experts dismiss need for new EU dealYorkshire Post
Leaving EU without deal would be no disaster, says thinktankThe Guardian

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Posted on 18 August 2017 | 12:34 am

EU migrants barred from claiming benefits after Brexit as Theresa May revives David Cameron pledge – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

EU migrants barred from claiming benefits after Brexit as Theresa May revives David Cameron pledge
Telegraph.co.uk
EU migrants will be barred from claiming in-work benefits unless they have been employed for at least four years after Brexit under plans to revive a pledge by David Cameron. The Telegraph understands that ministers are examining plans to bar migrants …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 8:30 pm

Enfarage: the Movie – will the Bad Boys of Brexit ever make it to the … – The Guardian


The Guardian

Enfarage: the Movie – will the Bad Boys of Brexit ever make it to the …
The Guardian
Nigel and chums have already broken America, or at least Fox News. But they need to conquer Hollywood. The role of a lifetime beckons for Cumberbatch.
Casting the Brexit movie that is definitely real and will totally happenNew Statesman

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 3:00 pm

The Brexit Beartraps, #2: Could dropping out of the open skies agreement cancel your holiday? – New Statesman


The Brexit Beartraps, #2: Could dropping out of the open skies agreement cancel your holiday?
New Statesman
So what is it this time, eh? Brexit is going to wipe out every banana planet on the entire planet? Brexit will get the Last Night of the Proms cancelled? Brexit will bring about World War Three? To be honest, I think we're pretty well covered already

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 12:08 pm

UK consumer spending is hit by rising inflation and Brexit uncertainty – The Independent


The Independent

UK consumer spending is hit by rising inflation and Brexit uncertainty
The Independent
Retail sales, a key barometer of the strength of the UK consumer, was weak again in July, reflecting the hit to spending power from spiking inflation and fragile household confidence that is marking the build-up to Brexit. Sales volumes were up 0.3 per

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 8:58 am

EU citizens will not need visas to visit UK after Brexit, say sources … – The Guardian


The Guardian

EU citizens will not need visas to visit UK after Brexit, say sources …
The Guardian
Post-Brexit system will allow EU citizens to enter freely, but to work they will need to comply with new immigration restrictions.

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 7:54 am

Brexit is a chance for farming reform – but we must get the policy right – The Guardian


The Guardian

Brexit is a chance for farming reform – but we must get the policy right
The Guardian
Once freed from the flawed CAP, Brexit's proponents argue, the UK will be able to build a more competitive agricultural sector that better serves farmers and agricultural workers, including by reducing dependence on distorting subsidies. And they could

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 7:09 am

Number of EU nationals working in Britain hits record high despite Brexit – CNBC


CNBC

Number of EU nationals working in Britain hits record high despite Brexit
CNBC
The number of EU nationals working in the U.K. has hit a record high despite concerns of a post-Brexit exodus. An estimated 2.37 million people from EU member states were employed in Britain between April and June this year, according to the Office for …

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Posted on 17 August 2017 | 6:41 am

Brexit – BingNews

A New Political Party Aims to Stop Brexit

James Chapman, former chief of staff to Brexit secretary David Davis, plans to create a new political party in a desperate attempt to prevent the United Kingdom from leaving the European Union. The new party will be known as “the Democrats” and will …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 1:22 am

The Brexit transition deal debate in an exercise in futility

On almost every day since Theresa May went on holiday in late July, the British public has been treated to the contradictory and often self-contradictory thoughts of various ministers about the desirability, inevitability or unacceptability of a …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 1:13 am

Brexit trade talks may be reduced to as little as 10 months

Britain may not start negotiating its future trade relationship with the EU until the end of the year, ministers are admitting privately. Originally it was hoped that phase two of the Brexit talks – covering a future trade deal, not just the withdrawal …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 1:08 am

Friday newspaper round-up: Brexit deals, White House, productivity, Cuadrilla

EU migrants will be barred from claiming in-work benefits unless they have been employed for at least four years after Brexit under plans to revive a pledge by David Cameron. Ministers are understood to be examining plans to bar migrants who arrive in the …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 1:05 am

A short transition can help Britain make the best of Brexit

This week the UK government published a paper in which it set out its wish for Britain to remain in a customs union with the EU for a transitional period after it leaves the bloc in 2019. In doing so, the UK has seized the business initiative. The CBI …

Posted on 18 August 2017 | 12:07 am

Brexit Bulletin: Yoga for Brexiters

Sign up to receive the Brexit Bulletin in your inbox, and follow @Brexit on Twitter. The U.K. is adopting so many Brexit positions it might do well to start a yoga class. Details on at least three different topics are being lined up for next week …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 11:50 pm

HSBC: Britain should consider staying in the EEA to manage ‘fiendishly complex’ Brexit trade talks

LONDON — Britain should look at a so-called off-the-shelf option for trade, such as staying in the European Economic Area, as it transitions out of the European Union, analysts at banking giant HSBC said. HSBC’s UK economics team, comprising Simon Wells …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 11:02 pm

Post-Brexit Trade Rules as Murky as Ever for U.K.

The British government published proposals this week about how the U.K. might go about developing what it called “the freest and most frictionless trade possible in goods” with the European Union after Brexit. But they leave British exporters confused …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 5:50 pm

UK: More detailed Brexit plans coming soon

The U.K. is preparing to give further details of its approach to Brexit next week when it lays out positions in at least three different areas that it wants to negotiate with the European Union. Prime Minister Theresa May’s government will publish two …

Posted on 17 August 2017 | 12:45 pm

Brexit: Second referendum now nearly impossible as UK risks ‘economic suicide’, warns former EU chief

But Romano Prodi, who served as the President of the Commission from 1999 to 2004, warned the UK risks committing economic “suicide” unless the Government is prepared to be flexible in order to reach a trade deal with the European Union. With the Brexit …

Posted on 5 August 2017 | 9:11 pm

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