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FACT CHECK: Andrew Neil’s Brexit supply chain claims Question Time

“Broadcaster Andrew Neil says the reason for the shortage of truck drivers is’ they only earn 28,000 a year” and that “we have to start paying people better, with higher wages” “- Tweet from BBC Question Time, September 16 More than 15,000 European drivers have returned home after Brexit and …

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‘It’s a seller’s market for workers’: How Covid and Brexit rocked UK jobs | Unions

For employers struggling to find staff, Britain’s worst labor shortage in decades is seen as endangering the post-lockdown economic recovery. For workers, this is a moment of opportunity. “For the first time in a generation, this is a seller’s market for workers,” said Andy Prendergast, GMB National Secretary. The union …

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UAE to invest up to $ 14 billion in post-Brexit UK | Business and Economy News

The UAE and the UK are taking steps to strengthen their economic ties, with the UAE pledging to invest up to $ 14 billion in the post-Brexit UK. Through Sylvie westallBloomberg The UAE will invest £ 10bn ($ 14bn) in post-Brexit Britain, targeting infrastructure, clean energy and technology over the …

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European Parliament approves more than € 1 billion in Brexit grants for Ireland

The European Parliament on Wednesday approved more than € 1 billion in grants to Ireland to help manage the economic impact of Brexit. Ireland is by far the biggest beneficiary of the Brexit Adjustment Reserve, a pot of 5.34 billion euros set aside by the EU for countries hardest hit …

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Minister refuses to apologize for insulting Stop Brexit

A Conservative minister refused to apologize for insulting the “Stop Brexit Man” during an altercation in Parliament. Nigel Adams, Member of Parliament for Selby and Ainsty in North Yorkshire and Deputy Foreign Minister, was accosted Wednesday by Steve Bray, a notorious anti-Brexit activist, as he left the House of Commons. …

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EXCLUSIVE Britain no longer in top 10 for trade with Germany as Brexit bites

German imports from UK plunge 11% in first six months Falling trade volumes bring Great Britain out of the “Top Ten” Small businesses can’t afford the extra burden of customs checks British companies are worse off than Germans – Chamber of Commerce BERLIN, September 8 (Reuters) – Britain is set …

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Brexit news: Absurd! EU to unleash new ‘nightmare’ as bloc ignores UK offer | Politics | New

The European Commission is currently preparing a plan to secure the long-term supply of medicines from Britain to Northern Ireland from next year under the Northern Ireland Protocol. But despite the British government’s objections to the suggestion, Eurocrats are working on a legislative proposal to submit to the European Council …

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How Brexit Saved Jack Grealish, Jadon Sancho & Ben White $ 300 Million

English midfielder Jadon Sancho (R) celebrates with English striker Jack Grealish (L) after … [+] scoring their second goal during the international friendly soccer match between England and Republic of Ireland at Wembley Stadium in north London on November 12, 2020. (Photo by Nick Potts / POOL / AFP) / …

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How has data protection compliance changed?

Freelance business and tech journalist Graham Jarvis explores how data protection compliance changed after Brexit Do GDPR terms still apply to UK based organizations? Although much of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been incorporated into UK law, it is still important to consider what has changed …

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Ministers accused of failing to guarantee British rights with foreign spouses in EU | Brexit

Ministers have been accused of violating their promise to secure the post-Brexit rights of thousands of British nationals who settled in the EU and married foreigners. Activists from British in Europe (BiE) wrote to Foreign Secretary Wendy Morton and Immigration Minister Kevin Foster to talk about the “heartache” and “distress” …

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