No-deal Brexit

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European Union leaders expressed deep doubts Friday that British Prime Minister Theresa May can live up to her side of their Brexit agreement and they vowed to step up preparations for a potentially-catastrophic "no-deal" scenario.
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Austria's Prime Minister Sebastian Kurz said it was imperative that any Brexit scenario results in minimal damage to the U.K. and the European Union.
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'I'm absolutely certain that quite a few businesses will close if there's a hard Brexit,' said the Virgin boss
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BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders expressed deep doubts Friday that British Prime Minister Theresa May can live up to her side of their Brexit agreement and they vowed to step up preparations for a potentially-catastrophic “no-deal” scenario. May canceled a Brexit vote in the U.K. Parliament this week after it became clear the assembly […]
 
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Once again, British Prime Minister Theresa May has returned from Brussels empty-handed.
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Theresa May has warned EU leaders they risk forcing a disorderly no-deal Brexit if they fail to step in a save her exit agreement. A package of the right assurances from leaders over the backstop could “change the dynamic” at Westminster, the Prime Minister said in remarks released by Downing Street. She made clear the perception that the backstop could be a “trap” that the UK cannot escape needs to change, adding: “until we do, the deal – our deal – is at risk”.
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The International Monetary Fund has warned that while Britain would bear the brunt of the economic losses, a hard Brexit would cause the E.U.’s economic growth to fall by as much as 1.5 percent by 2030.
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UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has enraged Brexiteers by labelling Jacob Rees-Mogg and Boris Johnson, among others, as “extremists,” for their pursuit of a ‘no-deal’ Brexit. Read Full Article at RT.com
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CNBC’s Silvia Amaro reports from Brussels ahead of a meeting between the leaders of EU member nations on Thursday.
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Though Prime Minister Theresa May remains in office, chaos and confusion are far from over. To avoid a “no-deal Brexit,” the weakened leader must still maneuver an unpopular exit agreement through Parliament before March.
 
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Conservative lawmakers in the U.K. voted on one question, but decided another. Their choice may not make the path for an orderly Brexit any easier, ...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May almost lost her job over the proposed Brexit deal she struck with the European Union. She held on -- and now can’t be challenged from within her Conservative Party for a year -- but is still in search of a pact that will be approved by the divided British Parliament. The clock is ticking to divorce day, with widespread agreement that a no-deal Brexit would be enormously disruptive. Here’s a guide to what comes next, the most perilous part of Brexit.
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Exporters here have called for an urgent intensification of no-deal contingency planning by the government and the EU in the face of heightened uncertainty around Brexit.
 
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Uncertainty over what would happen to flight bookings in the event of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal next year is "very concerning", a senior International Air Transport Association (IATA) official said on Wednesday.
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Uncertainty over what would happen to flight bookings in the event of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal next year is "very concerning", a senior International Air Transport Association (IATA) official said on Wednesday.
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Kristian Niemietz, head of political economy at the Institute of Economic Affairs, discusses the looming no-confidence vote facing U.K. leader Theresa May.
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The Economic and Social Research Institute says the economy will continue to grow next year, even in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
 
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British officials are warning European Union member states that a no-deal Brexit creates a high risk of financial disruption to banks, Sky News reported on Tuesday, citing unnamed sources.
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British officials are warning European Union member states that a no-deal Brexit creates a high risk of financial disruption to banks, Sky News reported on Tuesday, citing unnamed sources.
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UK officials have been warning EU27 nations that a "no-deal" Brexit places a high risk of financial disruption to their banks, Sky News understands.
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The European Union is set to implement a commitment to avoid disruption in the cross-border derivatives market if Britain crashes out of the bloc next March without a deal, an EU document showed on Tuesday.
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Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said Britain could avoid prospective disruption to trade across the EU by revoking or extending its notice to quit the bloc, as Dublin on Tuesday began enacting its contingency plan for a 'no-deal' Brexit.
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Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said Britain could avoid prospective disruption to trade across the EU by revoking or extending its notice to quit the bloc, as Dublin on Tuesday began enacting its contingency plan for a 'no-deal' Brexit.
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Sterling fell sharply against the euro and dollar on fears of a no-deal Brexit and analysts expect it to remain weak.
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The party have clearly learned nothing from the long history of British Conservatives shafting Northern Irish unionists
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Fears of a no-deal Brexit rose on Monday after the prime minister pulled a parliament vote on the withdrawal agreement.
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Ireland will ramp up its plans for a no-deal Brexit, including accelerating the recruitment of 1,000 customs officials and veterinary inspectors to work at ports and airports, Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Tuesday.
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Ireland will ramp up its plans for a no-deal Brexit, including accelerating the recruitment of 1,000 customs officials and veterinary inspectors to work at ports and airports, Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Tuesday.
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Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said the Government is stepping up preparations and actions to respond to the "potential eventuality" of a no-deal Brexit.
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A general election in the U.K. is "more likely" than a no-deal Brexit, says Bruce Wilson of RMIT University.
 
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Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Monday preparations for a no-deal Brexit should intensify after Britain's Theresa May pulled a parliamentary vote on her EU divorce deal to avoid a major defeat among lawmakers.
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Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Monday preparations for a no-deal Brexit should intensify after Britain's Theresa May pulled a parliamentary vote on her EU divorce deal to avoid a major defeat among lawmakers.
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The government spent almost £100,000 on Facebook adverts to promote Theresa May’s Brexit deal in the week running up to her decision to pull the Commons vote. Figures released by the social media giant showed the government spent £96,684 on 11 adverts from December 2 to 8 as it became increasingly clear the prime minister faced defeat over her deal. It dwarfed the £50,000 the government spent on Brexit social media ads in the previous three months to November 20. Three videos, intending to explain the deal in terms of free trade, the economy and “controlling our borders”, cost between £10,000 and £50,000 each to promote, reaching between 500,000 and 1m Facebook users apiece. Theresa May's approval rating through the Brexit negotiations The money also included videos on “what the Brexit Deal means for you - explained in 60 seconds” and others focusing on immigration and jobs. Last night the spending was slated as an “inappropriate” and “wasteful” use of taxpa...
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The possibility of Britain breaking of from its main trading partner without any arrangements in place grew Monday after Prime Minister Theresa May delayed indefinitely a vote in parliament on her draft withdrawal agreement. The truth is no one really knows what will happen because Britain is the first to leave the bloc. Free roaming would no longer apply and UK mobile phone operators can start charging extra for subscribers who pop off to "the Continent".
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A costly British exit from the European Union without a negotiated deal is increasingly likely, France's European affairs minister said on Monday, after British Prime Minister Theresa May postponed a vote on a deal in the face of defeat.
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A costly British exit from the European Union without a negotiated deal is increasingly likely, France's European affairs minister said on Monday, after British Prime Minister Theresa May postponed a vote on a deal in the face of defeat. "We must not lose sight of the fact that despite the latest developments, a rejection of the withdrawal agreement is more and more likely," Nathalie Loiseau told lawmakers. "The risk of a no-deal exit would also be an exit that would be undoubtedly extremely costly for the United Kingdom but which would be damaging for the EU too." "Some are drawing up other scenarios and the confusion in London remains particularly strong," she added.
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LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May told lawmakers that the government is stepping up preparations for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit.
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Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday she would do all she could to secure further assurances from the European Union on the so-called backstop arrangement in the Brexit deal that has angered so many across parliament. Announcing that she would delay a vote on her agreement with the EU she looked set to lose, May told lawmakers if they wanted an alternative arrangement with the bloc, they must be honest about the downsides of the other options - a second referendum, continued single market membership and a no deal Brexit.
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A no-deal Brexit could result in months of chaos at British borders, with official warnings of the need to stockpile food and vital medicines
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Facing a very real chance that her Brexit deal will be rejected in a House of Commons vote on Tuesday, embattled U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May said the country is in "uncharted waters" and warned lawmakers about the risk of a no-deal Brexit — something most economists believe would be catastrophic for the country. 
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Boris Johnson has claimed that the EU would use the Irish backstop in Theresa May’s Brexit plan to “blackmail” the UK and that half of the £39 billion divorce bill should be withheld until a free trade deal is agreed. The former foreign secretary insisted that the removing the backstop arrangement from the Prime Minister’s withdrawal bill was a “relatively simple job to do” and that the EU would renegotiate because “nobody on either side of the channel wants a no-deal Brexit”.
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A popular London wine merchant became the latest business last month to start stockpiling in case Britain splits from the European Union without a deal in March. The possibility of Britain breaking off from its main trading partner without any arrangements in place will grow if the UK parliament rejects the draft withdrawal agreement on Tuesday. The truth is no one really knows what will happen because Britain is the first to leave the bloc.
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A couple fears the UK's exit from the EU could cause transportation problems for their pot-bellied pigs.
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'Significantly reduced access' at major ports after EU refusal to limit border checks sparks warning six-week drug reserves will not be adequate
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Tory MP Priti Patel's suggested "significant issues", such as food shortages, should have been "pressed home".
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A no-deal Brexit could cause up to six months of disruption at some ports, a British minister warned on Friday, vowing to prioritise pharmaceuticals as the UK develops contingency plans less than four months before it is due to leave the EU.
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Ministers are warning of border disruptions for up to six months in the event of a "no-deal" Brexit, under "revised" planning.
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Britain's government has revised its worst-case Brexit scenario estimates for chaos at the country's borders, which it now expects to last for six months rather than six weeks, the political editor of The Sun newspaper said.
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Britain's government has revised its worst-case Brexit scenario estimates for chaos at the country's borders, which it now expects to last for six months rather than six weeks, the political editor of The Sun newspaper said.
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Leaked British government papers indicate that Ireland could face food shortages and a 7% drop in Gross Domestic Product if the UK leaves the EU without a deal, according to a newspaper report.
 
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Britain is working on plans to use aeroplanes and fast-track trucks to ensure the continued supply of medicines if it leaves the European Union without a deal in March.
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Kent County Council fears school meals could be compromised and migrant numbers could increase in the event of a "no-deal" Brexit.
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U.K. Trade Secretary Liam Fox urged the buyout firms -- part of an industry that’s sitting on more than $1 trillion in investment firepower -- to support Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal, the people said, declining to be identified because the conversation was private. British takeovers would become more risky due to rising economic uncertainty if the U.K. doesn’t leave the European Union in an orderly fashion, they said.
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UK PM Theresa May struggles to find enough backing for Brexit deal amid concerns over effects of potential failure.
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Britain will be ready for a no deal Brexit by March next year but significant work will be required, Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Thursday.
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Philip Hammond has warned that the upheaval after a no-deal Brexit will match that from the 1980s when entire communities were gutted as Britain's economy transformed.
 
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Scottish political parties joined forces on Wednesday to show their opposition to both Prime Minister Theresa May's "damaging" deal for leaving the European Union and the possibility of a no-deal Brexit.
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Scottish political parties joined forces on Wednesday to show their opposition to both Prime Minister Theresa May's "damaging" deal for leaving the European Union and the possibility of a no-deal Brexit.
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House builders have led a rally in UK-focused shares as traders bet that the likelihood of a "no-deal" Brexit is fading - and that the chances that Brexit might not happen at all have increased.
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