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Economists Predict Potential End of the Euro Due to Coronavirus

Two economics experts have predicted that the Chinese coronavirus could lead to the end of the euro currency — and the potential end of the…

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Posted in China coronavirus Donald Trump Economics European Union Italy Japan South Korea The Wall Street Journal Wall Street

The Perfect Economic Storm Is Here, And We Aren’t Prepared At All

Coronavirus isn’t coming to the United States, it’s here. Even if its worst-case scenarios are never realized, the economic — and potentially political — pain…

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Posted in 'No Deal' Brexit Boris Johnson Brexit Britain Conservative Party Economy EU European Union Iain Duncan Smith London / Europe Michel Barnier Politics Tories Tory party trade United Kingdom

Former Tory Leader: EU Is Panicking, UK Has ‘The Whip Hand’ in Brexit Talks

Former Conservative Party leader and Cabinet minister Sir Iain Duncan Smith believes the European Union is “panicking” as the “transition” period Brexit negotiations get underway,…

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U.S. Ambassador Hails ‘Optimism and Excitement’ of Brexit: ‘Many Opportunities’

U.S. Ambassador to London Woody Johnson has hailed Britain’s departure from the European Union, reaffirming President Trump’s enthusiasm for a free, world-facing United Kingdom and…

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Mnuchin: U.S. Will Focus Resources on Developing Important Relationship, Trade Deal, Post-Brexit

Treasury boss Steve Mnuchin has expressed the importance of signing a good trade deal after Brexit as he met his UK counterpart Saturday.

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Chancellor Tells UK Businesses There Will Be No Alignment with EU Rules

Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid has told businesses to prepare for the UK to diverge from EU regulations, saying “we will not be a…

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Boris Could Start Trade Negotiations with U.S. Before EU: Report

Prime Minister Boris Johnson could start trade negotiations with the United States before the European Union, signalling to Brussels he is serious about diverging from…

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EU Could Bar Financial Market Access Unless UK Accepts Regulations

Brussels will act in a “political” manner and could bar the United Kingdom’s financial hub from its markets should Prime Minister Boris Johnson attempt to…

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Why The EU’s Pricey Green Deal Will Hurt Workers And The Elderly, While Helping Nobody

The EU won’t be able to lead by example if other countries can see what the Green Deal is actually headed toward: economic ruin, job…

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Exclusive–Ortiz: Boris Johnson Election Victory Is Bad News for Democrats

Boris Johnson’s dominant election victory in the U.K. national election this week is great news for the U.S., yet terrible news for the Democratic Party….

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