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How the Coronavirus Makes a No-Deal Brexit More Likely

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here LONDON — The coronavirus epidemic in Britain has killed more than 40,000 people, sickened hundreds of thousands more, including Prime Minister Boris Johnson, and paralyzed the economy. Now it may claim another casualty: a trade agreement between Britain......
CNBC Business

6 things Nissan’s CEO thinks about his company, and the car industry right now

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The international car industry has been upended by the coronavirus pandemic, with production plants closed around the world and car sales halted during lockdowns. Now carmakers are looking to increase competitiveness and profitability in a fast-changing world, with the shift......
BBC - Politics

Brexit transition extension ‘essential’ for economy

Image copyright PA Billions of pounds could be wiped off Scotland’s economy without an extension to the Brexit transition period, according to the Scottish government. Economic modelling suggests GDP could be between £1.1bn and £1.8bn lower by 2022 (0.7% to 1.1%) without a delay. The transition period, due to end......
BBC - Business

Nissan says UK factory under no-deal Brexit threat

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-52900528 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNissan’s Sunderland plant is “unsustainable” without a Brexit trade deal, said Ashwani Gupta. The UK’s largest car manufacturing plant is “unsustainable” if the UK leaves the European Union without a trade deal, owner Nissan says. The Japanese company’s global chief operating......

EU election results show Brexit battle lines being drawn

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Watch CBSN Live Election results Sunday night could send Britain deeper into political crisis ahead of a new Brexit deadline. Voters favored populist and nationalist parties that want a weaker European Union. Ian Lee reports. Copyright © 2020 CBS......
BBC - Politics

NI Brexit proposals to be published by government

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Under the deal, NI will continue to follow EU rules on agricultural and manufactured goods The UK government is expected to publish proposals on Wednesday for how to implement the Northern Ireland part of the Brexit deal. The Northern Ireland ‘protocol’ is supposed to......
BBC - Business

Mirrors and shears prices set to fall in Brexit plan

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-52723104 Image copyright Getty Images Baking powder, garden shears and mirrors are among the items set to get cheaper from 1 January under new tariff plans announced by the government. The Department for International Trade said the new UK Global Tariff is a simpler, more liberal scheme which “backs consumers......
BBC - Politics

Brexit trade talks progress ‘not good’ – Coveney

Image copyright RTE Image caption Simon Coveney warned that the Covid-19 crisis had made securing a comprehensive post-Brexit trade deal even more important Progress “has not been good” in negotiations to reach a post-Brexit trade deal, the Tánaiste (Irish deputy PM) has said. The transition period, due to end on......
BBC - Politics

Committee holds ‘constructive’ NI Brexit deal meeting

Image copyright Getty Images A joint UK and EU committee focused on how to implement the Northern Ireland part of the Brexit deal held its first meeting on Thursday. The specialised committee is made up of government officials rather than politicians. The UK delegation included senior Stormont official, Andrew McCormick.......

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