Boris Johnson's low-paid migrants ban 'disaster' as builders, bakers and care face big hit 19/02/2020
Boris Johnson's immigration plans for after Brexit are facing a massive backlash as industry leaders say key fields - like farming, construction and the stricken care industry - won't get the workers they need.
Stormont committee also hears many small businesses unprepared for customs workload.
De facto deputy PM says nearly all EU imports will be subject to checks from next year.
The prime minister blackballed business groups from his keynote speech on the future of EU trade talks yesterday, accusing them of failing to prepare their members for the “reality” of post-Brexit Britain.
Boris Johnson accused of failing to protect small businesses as one third say they are ready to leave UK 03/02/2020
Small business leaders have accused Boris Johnson of failing to protect them from the damage Brexit will inflict – with one third ready to quit the UK to escape it.
Securing any EU trade deal and regional development in the UK are steep challenges.
Representative body warns firms would simply not fill out forms moving goods to Britain.
British PM is now more likely to push for 'harder' divorce from EU.
Leaving the EU confronts my former colleagues with a greater challenge than Whitehall has faced for generations.
The Northern Ireland Assembly has passed a motion withholding consent for the UK's withdrawal from the European Union.
‘Prepare for the worst’ EU officials tell business after Sajid Javid’s FT interview.
Kevin Maguire: 'Soaring food prices and job losses are the reality of Boris Johnson's Brexit' 20/01/2020
Dire warnings from British industries after Chancellor Sajid Javid admitted businesses will be hit, exposes why the Prime Minister focuses on the trivial.
The UK Chancellor said the Treasury would not lend support to manufacturers that favour EU rules.
Around a third of EU nationals living in the UK have yet to secure settled status to remain in the country, creating a “ticking time bomb” for British businesses, a legal charity has warned.
If the UK leaves the EU without a deal, the government will not be able to support all affected industries. Against a backdrop of steeply deteriorating public finances, the government will be forced into impossible choices about which businesses and industries to save. Without clear principles, the fight over subsidies will be swamped by politics.
A man who says his business has folded due to Brexit has warned his home town of Scunthorpe about what the possible effects of leaving the EU might be.
Sajid Javid: The only thing leaving the EU guarantees is a lost decade for British business 14/05/2016
The government's own impact assessment of the Brexit deal confirms firms will have to pay fees, fill out forms and face border inspections when sending goods within the UK.
Brexit Secretary admits businesses will need to fill out export declaration forms.
Thousands of small businesses at risk amid ‘unprecedented’ confidence slump since Brexit vote 21/10/2019
Sajid Javid urged to make ‘radical interventions’ to avoid ‘a very bleak winter’.
The CBI has responded to the publication of the Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration. 17/10/2019
“Frictionless EU trade and regulatory alignment is vital for UK prosperity and jobs. The deal remains inadequate on services, which make up 80% of the UK economy. And big questions remain about the feasibility of negotiating a new trade agreement deep enough in a 14-month transition period."
We examine the impact of the Brexit plans under discussion between the EU and UK.
A new survey has found that Brexit worries are increasingly impacting business decisions in Ireland, with half of small and medium-sized enterprises in Ireland cancelling or postponing investment plans as a result.
The government is facing an unprecedented backlash from five key industries over Boris Johnson's plans for post-Brexit trading arrangements.