Barnier: UK is derailing post-Brexit trade pact

By |april 24th, 2020|Brexit extension, EU-UK trade talks, Michel Barnier, News|

A frustrated Michel Barnier, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, came close to accusing London of derailing talks on a future EU-UK trade pact on Friday (24 April), warning that there were “serious difficulties ahead” if a ‘no deal’ scenario is to be avoided in two months’ time

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UK doubles down on Brexit threat, hints WTO terms offer more ‘flexibility’

By |april 16th, 2020|Brexit extension, coronavirus, IMF, News, post-Brexit trade|

Boris Johnson’s government doubled-down on Thursday (16 April) on its threat to walk away from the EU Single Market this year if a deal on a successor trade pact cannot be reached. It hinted that trading with the EU on World Trade Organisation terms would give the UK more ‘flexibility’ to manage the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za UK doubles down on Brexit threat, hints WTO terms offer more ‘flexibility’

Brexit battle over: new battles begin

By |december 13th, 2019|Boris Johnson, Brexit extension, Brexit negotiations, Brexit referendum 2016, News, UK general election|

After three and a half years there is finally closure. There will be no second referendum. The UK will leave the European Union in January. But as one battle ends, a host of new fronts open up.

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EU delays decision on Brexit extension until lawmakers vote on election

By |oktober 25th, 2019|Article 50 negotiations, Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit extension, coreper, Donald Tusk, Michel Barnier, News|

The ambassadors of the EU27 decided to postpone a final decision on a potential extension of the Brexit negotiations until next week on Friday (25 October) following Boris Johnson's calls for an early election. 

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Brexit extension means UK must propose new EU commissioner, von der Leyen says

By |oktober 24th, 2019|Article 50 extension, Brexit, Brexit extension, European Commission, Julian King, News, Ursula von der Leyen|

A Brexit extension will mean that the UK will have to nominate a member of the new EU executive, incoming Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has confirmed.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Brexit extension means UK must propose new EU commissioner, von der Leyen says

EU moves towards Brexit delay as PM Johnson seeks election to break impasse

By |oktober 23rd, 2019|Article 50, Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit extension, Donald Tusk, Leo Varadkar, News|

EU leaders should delay Brexit after Prime Minister Boris Johnson paused legislation on his deal following a parliamentary defeat, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Tuesday (22 October), as Britain spins towards a possible election to brea...

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Explainer: As Johnson pushes ahead with Brexit, what happens now in UK’s parliament?

By |oktober 22nd, 2019|Article 50, Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit extension, House of Commons, News|

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will try to drive the legislation needed to take Britain out of the European Union through parliament in the next 10 days, or else break his "do or die" pledge to leave on 31 October.

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UK’s Johnson adamant on Brexit deadline, despite delay request

By |oktober 21st, 2019|Article 50, Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit extension, Dominic Raab, News|

A defiant British government has doubled down, insisting it will leave the European Union in 11 days despite parliament's forcing a reluctant prime minister to request another delay.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za UK’s Johnson adamant on Brexit deadline, despite delay request

Brexit talks enter crucial ‘tunnel’ phase, but gaps on substance remain

By |oktober 11th, 2019|Article 50, Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit extension, Leo Varadkar, Michel Barnier, News|

Talks on a new Brexit deal have entered a potentially decisive last phase, as officials from the EU and the UK appear to be closing in on a last-ditch agreement that could avert the UK's messy cliff-edge exit on 31 October.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Brexit talks enter crucial ‘tunnel’ phase, but gaps on substance remain

UK is ‘wasting time’, Tusk says as leaders express hostility to Brexit delay

By |junij 21st, 2019|Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit extension, Donald Tusk, European Council summit, Jeremy Hunt, News, Theresa May|

EU leaders ruled out the prospect of a further Brexit extension as the European Council summit drew to a close on Friday (21 June), with Council boss Donald Tusk accusing the UK of wasting its six-month extension, which ends on 31 October.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za UK is ‘wasting time’, Tusk says as leaders express hostility to Brexit delay