Posted in Chancellor of the Exchequer customs union Economy EU European Union London / Europe Politics Sajid Javid single market United Kingdom

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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Posted in Boris Johnson Brexit Economy European Union London / Europe Politics UK-U.S. relations UK-U.S. trade deal United Kingdom United States

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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Posted in 'No Deal' Brexit Andrej Plenkovic Boris Johnson Brexit Brussels Economy European Commission European Union London / Europe Mark Carney Politics Ursula von der Leyen

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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Swedes Vote Climate Policy Biggest Waste of Tax Payer Money in 2019

The Swedish public has voted that climate change spending has been the biggest waste of taxpayer money in 2019, according to a poll by the…

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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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France Threatens Retaliation if U.S. Doubles Champagne Price

PARIS (AP) — France is threatening a “strong European riposte” if the Trump administration follows through on a proposal to hit French cheese, Champagne, handbags…

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U.S. Considers Tariffs on $2.4 Billion in French Products over Digital Tax

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is proposing tariffs on up to $2.4 billion worth of French imports — including Roquefort cheese, handbags, lipstick and…

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