'19Jan
28

Shoppers face food shortages and price rises under a no-deal Brexit, warn supermarket chiefs

Britons could face significant disruption to the supply of food if Theresa May fails to strike a Brexit deal with Brussels, leading retailers have warned.Some of the country's biggest supermarkets and restaurant...
'19Jan
28

The German economy is slowing. Brexit could make it worse

Germany is Europe's economic powerhouse but it's running low on steam as one of its biggest export markets - China - slows down. Now, another event closer to its shores could add to those headwinds: the UK's...
'19Jan
27

UK To Save $1.5 Bln in EU Tax Payments in Case of 'No-Deal' Brexit

Kristian Rouz — Britain is bracing itself for exiting the EU on 29 March, and some economists have pointed out that UK companies could avoid paying some $1.5 bln in EU taxes this year.These taxes are expected as ...
'19Jan
27

We Must Extend Article 50 To Avoid A Chaotic No-Deal Brexit

We’re running out of time. There are only 62 days until we leave the EU and the government doesn’t seem to have a plan for what happens next. Small and large businesses up and down the country are worried about the...
'19Jan
25

Cabinet Office compares no-deal Brexit to Iceland ash cloud chaos

The repercussions for the UK of a no-deal Brexit could be similar to the national emergency faced by Iceland during the volcanic eruptions in 2010 that brought parts of the country to a standstill, according to...
'19Jan
25

BDS Victory: UK Band Boycotts Eurovision to Be Held in Israel

Some even tried to suggest that the group’s choice was evidence of anti-Semitism, although the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel has clearly stated that its campaign protests the...
'19Jan
23

News story: Over £35 million to support Scottish universities tackling global challenges

This is part of a £270 million package to support projects across the country to reduce the impact of ocean pollution, improve security of food supply and control infectious diseases.Putting the UK at the forefront...
'19Jan
22

Northeast England will be hit hardest by no-deal Brexit, says CBI

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) said the region could be among the hardest hit by a no-deal Brexit in less than 70 days’ time given the high percentage of exports of goods to the EU compared with other...
'19Jan
22

Rio Ferdinand: ‘I used to drink 10 pints then move on to vodka’

Rio Ferdinand has experienced terrible loss in recent years. In 2015, his wife and the mother of his three children, Rebecca Ellison, died of cancer aged 34. Then in 2017 his mother, Janice St Fort, died from...
'19Jan
21

Brexit reopens Northern Ireland's old wounds

Derry is Northern Ireland's second largest city, home to about 100,000 people. It is also soon to be the United Kingdom's principal border city with the European Union.Its fringes touch the border with the Republic...

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