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Tensions flare in cabinet over post-Brexit free movement - The Guardian

Divisions laid bare as Liam Fox reveals there is no cabinet-wide agreement on what a transitional implementation period should look like. Anushka Asthana Political editor. Sun 30 Jul 2017 18.46 EDT First published on Sun 30 Jul 2017 15.56 EDT. Share on ...and more »

No 10 contradicts Hammond over 'off the shelf' Brexit transition deal - The Guardian

Downing Street spokesman makes announcement at odds with what chancellor is thought to have told business leaders about post-2019 arrangements. Jessica Elgot Political reporter. @jessicaelgot. Mon 31 Jul 2017 08.50 EDT First published on Mon 31 Jul ...and more »

Remainers in the Cabinet take advantage of PM's holiday absence - Sky News

A hard Brexit is being challenged this summer and Remainers in the Cabinet are enjoying a renaissance, writes Beth Rigby. 08:35, UK, Wednesday 02 August 2017. Theresa May and her husband Philip on holiday near Lake Garda in northern Italy.and more »

Liam Fox denies cabinet deal on transitional EU free movement - The Guardian

International trade secretary casts doubt on chancellor's suggestion that three-year post-Brexit arrangement was accepted. Anushka Asthana Political editor. Sun 30 Jul 2017 06.08 EDT First published on Sun 30 Jul 2017 03.59 EDT. Share on Facebook ...and more »

Liam Fox insists there is no Cabinet deal to allow free movement of labour after Brexit - Evening Standard

The Cabinet has not agreed a deal to allow the free movement of labour for three years after Brexit, International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has said. Dr Fox said unregulated free movement of labour after Brexit would "not keep faith" with the EU ...and more »

Brexit set to raise UK banks' costs 4% and capital needs 30% - Financial Times

Brexit will push up costs for banks by as much as 4 per cent and their capital requirements will rise by up to 30 per cent, according to the most detailed assessment yet of what Britain's departure from the EU means for the sector. The findings by ...and more »

Shape the contours of Brexit Britain's final destination - Financial Times

What took them so long? The UK government has spent more than a year figuring out something that was blindingly obvious the day after the Brexit referendum: it will be impossible to move to a new role outside of the EU without a significant transition ...and more »

Hammond and Fox are not on the same Brexit page - The Guardian

Semantics come to mind as officials deny any division in government ranks – despite the very different opinions being voiced by senior Tories. Anushka Asthana Political editor. Sun 30 Jul 2017 15.54 EDT Last modified on Wed 14 Feb 2018 10.35 EST.and more »

Theresa May: Free movement of people will end in March 2019 - POLITICO.eu

LONDON — Free movement of EU citizens to Britain will end in March 2019, Prime Minister Theresa May's official spokesperson said Monday. The spokesperson also said it would be “wrong to speculate” on what the immigration system in Britain would look ...and more »

UK will not become tax haven after Brexit, says Philip Hammond - The Independent

The UK will not cut taxes and regulations to make the UK into a tax haven after Brexit, the Chancellor has indicated. Marking a signicant change in tone, Philip Hammond told French newspaper Le Monde Britain's economic model would stay “recognisably ...and more »