Equivalence permits for UK financial services unlikely to be ready by January 1st.
Marks & Spencer has warned that up to 15% of its food product lines could be unavailable in its Northern Ireland shops in January.
'Trust is good but law is better': Ursula von der Leyen calls for clear Brexit rules [2 mins] 25/11/2020
Ursula von der Leyen said on Wednesday it was still uncertain if a deal on the future relationship between the EU and the UK could be struck before the end of the year.
Cabinet Office minister attacks refusal to adopt a ‘laissez-faire approach’ to border controls.
Brexit will see greater economic links between north and Republic, as a united Ireland is put on 'the back burner' 23/11/2020
Customs experts and leading supermarkets warn produce such as meat, fruit and vegetables could be in short supply in Northern Ireland.
Most of the fishing that takes place close to the west coast of Scotland is for shellfish, and most of the catch is exported to Europe.
Port chiefs warn £200m for upgrades is nowhere near enough and time running out to start work 16/11/2020
Infrastructure work has taken nearly a year in the past, but just six months will be available - even if the cash is there
EU thought to be preparing a ‘take-it-or-leave-it’ offer for Boris Johnson within days.
Britain's economic recovery from coronavirus will be slowed for two years by Brexit, EU forecasts 06/11/2020
Businesses will have to adjust to new trading conditions in the middle of a pandemic.
UK will face ‘significant disruption’ on 1 January even if trade deal is signed, National Audit Office warns 06/11/2020
Watchdog says government has started its preparations too late.
Deal or no deal, British companies will have to confront a wall of bureaucracy that threatens chaos at the border if they want to sell into the world’s biggest trading bloc when life after Brexit begins on January 1.
'chilling explanation of what Brexit will do to the UK economy after December' - Adam Posen [5 mins]
This is the most chilling explanation of what Brexit will do to the UK economy after December. By @AdamPosen, President of the Peterson Institute for International Economics.
The European Union is taking a defiant tone as the standoff over resuming post-Brexit trade negotiations with the United Kingdom continues.
'Whatever UK citizens were told during the vote, they need the European single market' - Macron 16/10/2020
"It just so happens that making the British prime minister happy isn't the vocation of sovereign leaders of the 27 member states that chose to remain in the EU."
'Yet a no deal outcome would still have profound implications for the uK. as we analyse in what follows, from trade to connectivity to foreign policy to cooperation in policing, a failure to strike an agreement with the eu will impact on us in numerous ways.'
Medical supplies needed to fight second wave to be hit by no-deal Brexit, think tank warns 14/10/2020
Medical supplies crucial to fight a second wave of coronavirus face being disrupted by a no-deal Brexit, a leading health think tank has warned.
UK PM Boris Johnson had been wildly happy about his new EU exit deal; then he introduced a law undermining both it, and the last round of trade negotiations. Speaking with two former permanent secretaries of the UK’s EU exit department, Matt Ross asks whether Johnson is applying firm leverage – or deliberately sabotaging the trade talks.
A TORY MP provoked waves of laughter in the House of Commons this afternoon after inadvertently revealing her lack of knowledge on the European Union.
Brexit: Endgame - Fabian Zuleeg 08/09/2020
The UK Government's recent statements make a deal between the EU and UK less likely, regardless of whether that is the intent or not.
Britain is ‘a rogue state’ if it reneges on legal commitments taken as part of the withdrawal commitment – Belgian MEP Philippe Lambert [3 mins] 07/09/2020
EU warns Boris Johnson's plan to tear up agreement risks 'peace' in Ireland and will result in no-deal 07/09/2020
Prime minister told to stick to agreement, to ‘protect peace and stability on the island and integrity of the single market’