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Brexit trade deal WILL be struck this year say UK negotiations – but only after EU tantrum – Express, Express.co.uk

Brexit trade deal WILL be struck this year say UK negotiations – but only after EU tantrum – Express, Express.co.uk

British officials expect a lot of “noise” between the two sides before Brussels eventually drops its hardline negotiating position. Talks between the UK and European Commission continued last week but ended with the bloc accusing Britain of refusing to engage on its plans for a regulatory level playing field and upholding existing fisheries access. But…

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Brexit fishing fury: UK lays down law with stubborn Brussels – 'We'll NEVER accept that' – Express, Express.co.uk

Brexit fishing fury: UK lays down law with stubborn Brussels – 'We'll NEVER accept that' – Express, Express.co.uk

BRITISH negotiators have doubled down on their warning to Brussels that they won't bend and accept its demands for continued fisheries access to the country's waters.PUBLISHED: 14:09, Thu, Apr 30, 2020 | UPDATED: 14:59, Thu, Apr 30, 2020 They also reiterated that officials would continue to reject any attempts by their European Union counterparts to…

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Brexit LIVE: EU civil war as FIVE member states face crippling Brexit budget bill – Express.co.uk, Express.co.uk

Brexit LIVE: EU civil war as FIVE member states face crippling Brexit budget bill – Express.co.uk, Express.co.uk

European member states will meet for a crucial plenary debate on the bloc’s long term budget today, having failed to reach an agreement after months of gruelling negotiations. Countries are split on how the EU will cover the funding gap left by Britain’s departure from the bloc. Five countries are set to foot the majority…

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Brexit: Britain will have to stay aligned to EU rules if it wants trade deal, Michel Barnier says – The Independent, Independent

Brexit: Britain will have to stay aligned to EU rules if it wants trade deal, Michel Barnier says – The Independent, Independent

Britain will have to stay aligned to EU rules in a whole set of areas after Brexit if it wants a trade deal, the bloc's chief negotiator has said. Michel Barnier said tariff- and quota-free access to EU markets was dependent on the inclusion of "a mechanism to uphold the high standards we have on social, environmental,…

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Brexit LIVE: And so it begins! Economic boost for Boris as Brussels dealt massive blow – Express, Express.co.uk

Brexit LIVE: And so it begins! Economic boost for Boris as Brussels dealt massive blow – Express, Express.co.uk

The Japanese car manufacturer may invest further into Britain in the event of a hard Brexit.Nissan has drawn up plans to pull out of mainland Europe should a deal between the UK and EU lead to tariffs on car exports.The company believes it can account for a fifth of the entire car market in the…

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Brexit: Varadkar urges UK government to tone down ‘nationalist rhetoric’ ahead of EU trade talks – The Independent, Independent

Brexit: Varadkar urges UK government to tone down ‘nationalist rhetoric’ ahead of EU trade talks – The Independent, Independent

Leo Varadkar has urged the British government to tone down “nationalist rhetoric” over Brexit, and branded Dominic Raab’s memo to UK diplomats to sit separately from their EU counterparts as “petty”. The Irish premier also warned Boris Johnson not to set out “rigid red lines” that could hinder the ability to negotiate a trade agreement,…

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Brexit: We won't take your rules, PM to tell Brussels – BBC News, Bbc.com

Brexit: We won't take your rules, PM to tell Brussels – BBC News, Bbc.com

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption One option the PM could support would be a Canada-style free-trade deal Boris Johnson is to say he won't accept alignment with EU rules when Britain negotiates a trade deal with Brussels.The prime minister will use a speech on Monday to toughen his stance ahead of trade talks following…

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Brexit day one: Johnson goes for broke with hardline trade deal – The Guardian, Theguardian.com

Brexit day one: Johnson goes for broke with hardline trade deal – The Guardian, Theguardian.com

No sooner had the union jacks been lowered in Brussels and Strasbourg, after 47 years of tortured British membership, than Boris Johnson was preparing to launch the UK into yet another uncompromising battle with the remaining 27 nations of the European Union. The morning after he had finally achieved his goal of removing the UK…

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