Tag : Brexit
Brexit talks fuel uncertainty in industrySubscription
Fashion and footwear retailers have voiced concerns after the government warned it would pull out of trade talks with the European Union if a “broad outline” of a deal was not reached by June.
Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove has told MPs that he wants to strike a “comprehensive free trade agreement” in 10 months and warned the European Union that, unless there is a “broad outline” of a deal by June, the UK will walk away from trade talks.
EU economic forecast unchangedSubscription
The European Commission has left its economic forecast unchanged for this year and 2021, warning that several eurozone member states may see more sluggish growth.
Post-Brexit border checks 'inevitable' Subscription
The government has confirmed that import controls on goods from the European Union will begin after the Brexit “transition period” ends on 31 December 2020.
I listened to the celebratory Brexit fireworks last weekend with a growing sense of unease. It might be the end of three and a half years of political stalemate, but it is also the beginning of a new era of uncertainty.
Looking for manufacturing's Brexit boostSubscription
As the UK leaves the European Union, Drapers examines the potential opportunities for UK manufacturing
Trade fears over 'disruptive' coronavirusSubscription
UK retailers and suppliers fear the coronavirus outbreak could cause “severe disruption” to trade.
BRC calls for zero-tariff Brexit trade dealSubscription
Ahead of the UK’s departure from the EU at 11pm this evening, the British Retail Consortium has called for a trade deal that “puts the customer first”.
BRC urges speed on new immigration rulesSubscription
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has called for the government to “not delay” publishing the UK’s new immigration system to avoid disruption for businesses and consumers.
'Worst year on record' for retail Subscription
The prospect of a no-deal Brexit, company voluntary arrangements, shop closures and job losses resulted in the “the worst year on record” for retail in 2019.