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Brexit in the News

September 30, 2018

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By Hailey Hannigan NO-DEAL BREXIT Brussels must show more flexibility in Brexit talks, says German business chief, The Telegraph, 27 Sept 2018 The UK has fallen from 3rd to 5th place trade partners with Germany. German industry leaden Dr Bernd Atenstaedt, “whose trade body represents more than 100 UK-based German firms” claims that the Chequers […]

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Brexit: Hard or Soft Divorce?

September 24, 2018

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Written by Hailey Hannigan In November 2016, the United Kingdom held a referendum on whether the UK should withdraw from the European Union. By a narrow margin of 51.9% to 48.1% votes in favor of leaving the EU, the UK began its split[1] A year later on March 29, 2017, the UK invoked Clause 50 […]

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Brexit: European Divorce

September 15, 2018

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Written by Hailey Hannigan To understand Brexit and why the United Kingdom’s pending split from the European Union (EU) is causing such a stir, we look to the origins of the EU and their relationship with the UK. After almost half a century of continental war and deep economic depression in the 20th century, Europe […]

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