Brexit uncertainty likely to persist beyond UK election

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  • December 8, 2019
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In June 2019, we noted that Brexit uncertainty has been a persistent drag on the UK economy since the June 2016 referendum when the UK narrowly voted to “Leave” the EU rather than “Remain” in the EU. In that article we and anticipated that a general election, or second referendum, would be necessary. The outlook […]

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Japan urges UK to avoid no-deal Brexit

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  • June 28, 2019
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Japan’s foreign minister has told the BBC that he has been telling the two prospective Conservative leaders to avoid a no-deal Brexit. Taro Kono told the Today programme that he knew Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt “very well” and had told them in meetings, “please no no-deal Brexit”. He said trade talks could not take […]

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Leave EU without Brexit deal if need be – Alun Cairns

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  • June 22, 2019
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The UK must be prepared to leave the EU without a deal at the end of October, the Welsh secretary has said. Alun Cairns said ministers must “act on the instructions of the referendum”, even if it means a no-deal Brexit. But he said he wants a deal and believes “genuinely” the UK will get […]

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Tory leadership race: Contenders clash over Brexit

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  • June 17, 2019
  • 5 min read

Contenders to replace Theresa May as Conservative leader have clashed over delivering Brexit during a TV debate. The MPs argued over whether a new deal could be renegotiated with the EU, and the prospect of a no-deal Brexit. Boris Johnson came under fire for not taking part in the Channel 4 debate but defended his […]

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Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the Europe

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  • May 20, 2019
  • 10 min read

Here is an easy-to-understand guide to Brexit – beginning with the basics, then a look at the current negotiations, followed by a selection of answers to questions we’ve been sent. What does Brexit mean? It is a word that is used as a shorthand way of saying the UK leaving the EU – merging the […]

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