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Brexit Negotiator

Brexit Negotiator

Brexit is a ‘failure’ the EU must learn from

The EU's long-serving Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has urged all sides to shoulder their responsibilities to Northern Ireland and what he described as a "very fragile" peace process. Speaking to the European Parliament, Mr Barnier also warned that Brexit had been a "failure" of the European Union that politicians and…
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April 27, 2021
Brexit Negotiator

UK tells EU to shake off ‘ill will’ over Brexit

Northern Ireland's First Minister Arlene Foster said the Northern Ireland Protocol has been "absolutely devastating" for the region. She said she welcomed "small moves" by the UK government and accused the EU of "hysteria" in reaction to the extension of some grace periods, with threats of legal action. "I think…
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March 7, 2021
Brexit Negotiator

Factbox: Brexit Trade Deal Explained In Five Basic Questions

British and European Union negotiators sealed a Brexit deal on Thursday, just a week before the United Kingdom finally leaves the orbit of the 27nation bloc, its biggest trading partner.Reuters Last Updated: December 25, 2020, 07:42 ISTFOLLOW US ON:BRUSSELS: British and European Union negotiators sealed a Brexit deal on Thursday,…
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December 25, 2020
Brexit Negotiator

Brexit deal done: Businesses react

This Christmas Eve, businesses and representative bodies have been reacting to the news that agreement has been reached between negotiators on a Brexit trade agreement between the EU and UK. John McGrane, Director General of the British Irish Chamber of Commerce said that businesses in Ireland and across the UK…
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December 24, 2020
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UK, EU on cusp of striking Brexit trade deal at last

Negotiators from the European Union and Britain worked through the night and right into Christmas Eve to put the finishing touches on a trade deal that should avert a chaotic economic break between the two sides on New Year's Day. After resolving the remaining fair-competition and almost all fisheries issues…
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December 24, 2020