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For Some Scottish Seafood Businesses, Brexit Could Be a Death Knell

For Some Scottish Seafood Businesses, Brexit Could Be a Death Knell

For Some Scottish Seafood Businesses, Brexit Could Be a Death Knell For Some Scottish Seafood Businesses, Brexit Could Be a Death Knell LONDON — Loaded with tons of live crab, lobster and prawns, the trucks headed south from the Scottish town of Oban had to reach their destination in Spain within 72 hours to be sure the cargo would survive …

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UN envoy: Britain is `gung ho’ about world role after Brexit Brexit Government U.N. Britain Nato

United Nations-New British Ambassador

UN envoy: Britain is `gung ho’ about world role after Brexit Brexit Government U.N. Britain Nato UN envoy: Britain is `gung ho’ about world role after Brexit Brexit Government U.N. Britain Nato Britain’s new U.N. ambassador says the government is feeling “gung ho” about continuing its role as an important player on the world stage despite its exit from the …

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A Week Into Full Brexit, the Pain for U.K. Businesses Has Arrived

A Week Into Full Brexit, the Pain for U.K. Businesses Has Arrived

A Week Into Full Brexit, the Pain for U.K. Businesses Has Arrived A Week Into Full Brexit, the Pain for U.K. Businesses Has Arrived “The things which are proving problematic are the things that we expected to be problematic,” Ms. Jones said. “So for goods, it’s all about the speed and accuracy with which people are preparing the right paperwork.” …

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Brexit Customs Checks Make a Quiet Debut at U.K. Ports

Brexit Customs Checks Make a Quiet Debut at U.K. Ports

Brexit Customs Checks Make a Quiet Debut at U.K. Ports Brexit Customs Checks Make a Quiet Debut at U.K. Ports LONDON — At the ports and terminals on Britain’s southeast coast, a new era began Friday morning without much fuss. Ferries and trains that carry goods to France from Dover and Folkestone were running on time, and drivers snaked their …

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Gibraltar Gets Its Own Last-Minute Brexit Deal on Borders

Gibraltar Gets Its Own Last-Minute Brexit Deal on Borders

Gibraltar Gets Its Own Last-Minute Brexit Deal on Borders Gibraltar Gets Its Own Last-Minute Brexit Deal on Borders MADRID — The recent Brexit trade deal generated relief in Britain and the European Union, but some issues were left on the negotiating table — including what to do about Gibraltar, the British territory at the southern tip of Spain whose sovereignty …

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Brexit’s choice for EU, UK: firm friends or nearby rivals Brexit World U.K. EU Friends

EU Beyond Brexit

Brexit’s choice for EU, UK: firm friends or nearby rivals Brexit World U.K. EU Friends Brexit’s choice for EU, UK: firm friends or nearby rivals Brexit World U.K. EU Friends The New Year could finally bring a fresh start and a commitment to let bygones be bygones for Britain and the European Union. The U.K. has chosen to leave the …

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Brexit, Lockdown and a Vaccine: U.K. Has a Head-Spinning Day of Change

Brexit, Lockdown and a Vaccine: U.K. Has a Head-Spinning Day of Change

Brexit, Lockdown and a Vaccine: U.K. Has a Head-Spinning Day of Change Brexit, Lockdown and a Vaccine: U.K. Has a Head-Spinning Day of Change LONDON — Just before 3 p.m. on Wednesday, British lawmakers voted to ratify the Brexit trade agreement with the European Union, drawing a symbolic end to a debate that has sundered the country for more than …

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U.K. Mourns the End of Erasmus Program in Wake of Brexit

U.K. Mourns the End of Erasmus Program in Wake of Brexit

U.K. Mourns the End of Erasmus Program in Wake of Brexit U.K. Mourns the End of Erasmus Program in Wake of Brexit After his university in Scotland shut down in the spring because of the coronavirus, forcing him to study online from home, Jack Boag kept up his spirits by dreaming of what awaited him in the coming academic year: …

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Brexit Deal Done, Britain Now Scrambles to See if It Can Work

Brexit Deal Done, Britain Now Scrambles to See if It Can Work

Brexit Deal Done, Britain Now Scrambles to See if It Can Work Brexit Deal Done, Britain Now Scrambles to See if It Can Work LONDON — For weary Brexit negotiators on both sides of the English Channel, a Christmas Eve trade agreement sealed 11 months of painstaking deliberations over Britain’s departure from the European Union, encompassing details as arcane as …

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Brexit Deal Poses Threat to Boris Johnson and U.K. Conservative Party

Brexit Deal Poses Threat to Boris Johnson and U.K. Conservative Party

Brexit Deal Poses Threat to Boris Johnson and U.K. Conservative Party Brexit Deal Poses Threat to Boris Johnson and U.K. Conservative Party LONDON — An “exceptional victory,” the result of “fantastic work” and a deal that “delivered” for the British people. Even before the text of the post-Brexit trade agreement was published, lawmakers loyal to Prime Minister Boris Johnson lavished …

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