UK faces extra €2bn EU pensions bill

By |julij 3rd, 2020|Brexit withdrawal agreement, EU pensions, News|

The UK faces being slapped with a surprise €2 billion EU pensions bill, as a result of a 21% increase in EU officials' pension liabilities.

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Even ‘bare bones’ EU-UK deal will be complex, tough to clinch: diplomats

By |januar 24th, 2020|Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, Future Relationship, News|

Wrapping up even a "bare bones" deal on the future relationship between the European Union and Britain will be fraught with complexity and, with so little time to get it done, a painful "hard" Brexit on 31 December cannot be ruled out, diplomats said.

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Brexit election tightly poised as campaign draws to a close

By |december 11th, 2019|Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, News, UK elections|

UK leaders criss-crossed the country on the final day of campaigning ahead of Thursday’s (12 December) general election that remains tightly poised.

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Surge in EU applications for UK settlement scheme

By |november 15th, 2019|Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, citizens' rights, News|

More than half a million applications for EU settled status were received by the UK’s Home Office in October, taking the total to 2.4 million.

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Farage offers electoral pact if Johnson pursues ‘no deal’ Brexit

By |avgust 28th, 2019|Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, Eurovision Song Contest, House of Commons, News, Nigel Farage, The Brexit Party|

Nigel Farage has mooted the prospect of an election pact with Boris Johnson’s Conservative party, but only if the Prime Minister "summoned the courage" to pursue a no deal.

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Boris Johnson starts the long Brexit campaign

By |avgust 23rd, 2019|Angela Merkel, Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, Emmanuel Macron, Irish backstop, News|

August is typically the month when Westminster goes silent and lawmakers go on holiday, leaving reporters to fall back on stories about the holiday plans of the royal family. This summer, with the Brexit date approaching fast, has been much more hectic.

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Macron gives Johnson one month to produce Irish backstop alternatives

By |avgust 22nd, 2019|Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, Emmanuel Macron, Irish backstop, News|

Emmanuel Macron put the ball squarely in Boris Johnson’s court on Thursday (22 August), urging the UK Prime Minister to present detailed proposals to re-write the Irish backstop.

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Boost Irish backstop with new protocol, says Tory-backed group

By |julij 19th, 2019|Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, Irish backstop, News|

The controversial Irish border backstop should not be scrapped but instead bolstered by a protocol, according to a report published on Thursday (18 July) by an influential group of Conservative politicians.

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Johnson’s WTO Brexit plans ‘naive’, says UK trade chief

By |julij 3rd, 2019|Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, Dr Liam Fox, News, post-Brexit trade|

The United Kingdom’s trade minister has dismissed as “naïve and unrealistic" the prospect of the country being able to use World Trade Organisation rules to continue trading with the EU after Brexit, in a rebuke to the plans of Boris Johnson, the likely next prime minister.

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Carve out Brexit deal on citizens’ rights, UK urges Barnier

By |junij 18th, 2019|Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, citizens' rights, Michel Barnier, News, Steve Barclay|

The UK’s Brexit minister has urged the EU’s Michel Barnier to have a reciprocal agreement guaranteeing citizens’ rights in the event of a No Deal Brexit.

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