Brexit

‘The Republic should have been our friend’ in the Brexit talks

Northern Ireland (NI) Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots criticized the Irish government, accusing it of failing to support NI during Brexit negotiations. Talk on BBC Radio Ulster Farming Matters Tuesday, May 25, Poots said the Northern Ireland protocol was “not feasible”, adding that he was currently in talks with the British …

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Viktor Orbán to become second EU leader to be welcomed at No 10 after Brexit | Foreign police

Boris Johnson will welcome his Hungarian counterpart Viktor Orbán, a fierce critic of Joe Biden and China’s ally, to No 10, only the second EU leader the British PM has praised since the country left the bloc on Friday. . Orbán hopes to prove to Hungarian voters before next year’s …

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Latest Brexit: You can’t replace us! French expert mocks trade deals with UK | Politics | New

International Trade Secretary Liz Truss has been interested in deals with countries outside the bloc, including Australia, New Zealand and India, since the UK officially severed relations with the bloc. EU last December. She said this week that the UK has also set its sights on a post-Brexit deal with …

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Under-served, overwhelmed, over there: customers stranded abroad by Brexit

Vulnerable expatriate clients are being left to fend for themselves overseas due to complications caused by Brexit, said a financial adviser with experience in the matter. Tim Whiting (pictured below), founder and managing director of London-based consulting firm Timothy James & Partners, says his company has around 3,500 clients, 150 …

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Australian farmers caught in the crossfire of endless Brexit wars

If UK consumers care where the beef comes from in their Quarter Pounders and Big Macs, it’s safe to assume that they will be even more picky about the source of their ribeyes, T-bones and Chateaubriands. Ah, yes, say the lobbyists, changing their tactics again: the real problem is that …

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Doing Business Online in a Post-Brexit World

Through Rob van den Heuvel, Co-founder and CEO of Sendcloud, discusses the main fears of online retailers ahead of Brexit and tips to help online retailers prepare for the challenges and opportunities ahead. Brexit is a bad word for aspirin. But among all the challenges and confusion, there is an …

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8-year-old boy fears return of life-threatening crises as Brexit blocks vital cannabis oil

The family of an eight-year-old boy who depends on cannabis oil treatment say they are terrified of the depletion of stocks due to Brexit. His mother wants the UK to approve life-saving treatments and prescriptions to stop her boy’s life-threatening seizures. Eight-year-old Murray Gray from Edinburgh has to fund £ …

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“We are serious”, says the president of the European citizens’ body in the United Kingdom | Brexit

A statutory body created to protect EU citizens living in the UK will not hesitate to sue the Home Office or other public bodies if they are found to be in breach of the agreement withdrawal from Brexit, promised its new president. “We are here and we are serious,” said …

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Government May Extend Deadline for Post-Brexit Certification as Concerns Rise | New

The government has admitted it may be forced to extend the transition period to put in place the new post-Brexit certification rules for construction products, Building Design has learned. Representatives from the Department for Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) told a meeting of the UK’s approved product testing and …

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Poots calls for alternative control regime after Brexit

New Democratic Unionist Party leader Edwin Poots has suggested that post-Brexit checks on goods from Britain in the north could be carried out far from the Irish Sea and the border. Insisting he was “totally opposed” to a hard border on the island of Ireland, the Lagan Valley MP said …

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