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REPORT: The EU is terrified that Brexit will allow people to sell 'British Champagne' - Business Insider;

REPORT: The EU is terrified that Brexit will allow people to sell 'British Champagne' - Business Insider

Business InsiderREPORT: The EU is terrified that Brexit will allow people to sell 'British Champagne'Business InsiderEuropean Union officials fear that Britain's impending departure from the 28-nation bloc could allow British companies to violate protections on thousands of food and drink products made in the EU. Under current EU law around 1,200 foodstuffs, like ...and more »

Explained: A transitional deal and what it would actually mean for Brexit - Business Insider;

Explained: A transitional deal and what it would actually mean for Brexit - Business Insider

Business InsiderExplained: A transitional deal and what it would actually mean for BrexitBusiness InsiderLONDON — As Britain edges closer to the start of Brexit talks with the European Union one of the biggest questions is whether Theresa May will look to negotiate a transitional deal. The government indicated that it intends to strike a "implementation ...and more »

Britain will attempt to offset Brexit cost with €150 billion worth of European Union assets - Telegraph.co.uk;

Britain will attempt to offset Brexit cost with €150 billion worth of European Union assets - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukBritain will attempt to offset Brexit cost with €150 billion worth of European Union assetsTelegraph.co.ukBritain will attempt to offset the cost of Brexit by claiming a significant share of more than €150 billion (£127.5bn) worth of European Union assets, according to reports. Michel Barnier, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, is understood to be preparing ...and more »

Brussels 'must share €150bn assets' - The Times (subscription);

Brussels 'must share €150bn assets' - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Brussels 'must share €150bn assets'The Times (subscription)Britain is preparing to demand a substantial share of European Union assets worth more than €150 billion in the attempt to cut the cost of the Brexit divorce bill. Michel Barnier, the EU's chief negotiator, is understood to be preparing a list of up to ...and more »

Four out of five British expats fear Brexit will strip them of rights to live abroad - The Local Austria;

Four out of five British expats fear Brexit will strip them of rights to live abroad - The Local Austria

The Local AustriaFour out of five British expats fear Brexit will strip them of rights to live abroadThe Local AustriaMost British expatriates in the European Union are chiefly concerned that Brexit will strip them of their rights to live in their adopted country, according to the latest survey published on Wednesday. Around 83 percent of respondents said they were ...and more »

Jeremy Corbyn blasts Theresa May for turning Brexit into The Hunger Games - The Canary;

Jeremy Corbyn blasts Theresa May for turning Brexit into The Hunger Games - The Canary

The CanaryJeremy Corbyn blasts Theresa May for turning Brexit into The Hunger GamesThe CanaryThe Prime Minister's approach to Brexit has left EU nationals living in the UK in a state of limbo. Now, a leaked report has revealed the backlash that's waiting for Britons living abroad once we leave the EU, thanks to Theresa May's approach. And it ...and more »

Britain unlikely to trigger Article 50 at March 9 EU summit - Brexit Secretary - Reuters UK;

Britain unlikely to trigger Article 50 at March 9 EU summit - Brexit Secretary - Reuters UK

Reuters UKBritain unlikely to trigger Article 50 at March 9 EU summit - Brexit SecretaryReuters UKBritish Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, David Davis during a press conference at Rosenbad in Stockholm, Sweden February 14, 2017. TT News Agency/Maja Suslin via REUTERS. 1/2. left. right. FILE PHOTO - Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon ...and more »

The EU Commission President killed off Britain's hope for separate post-Brexit deals in Europe - Business Insider;

The EU Commission President killed off Britain's hope for separate post-Brexit deals in Europe - Business Insider

Business InsiderThe EU Commission President killed off Britain's hope for separate post-Brexit deals in EuropeBusiness InsiderLONDON – The president of the European Commission killed off any hope Britain has of sealing separate bilateral deals with other European countries while it negotiates the terms of its exit from the European Union. Jean-Claude Juncker said at a press ...and more »

Winter 2017 Economic Forecast - EU News;

Winter 2017 Economic Forecast - EU News

EU NewsWinter 2017 Economic ForecastEU NewsHaving proven resilient to global challenges last year, the European economic recovery is expected to continue this year and next: for the first time in almost a decade, the economies of all EU Member States are expected to grow throughout the entire ...and more »

UK economy is set to slowdown - London Loves Business;

UK economy is set to slowdown - London Loves Business

London Loves BusinessUK economy is set to slowdownLondon Loves BusinessThe European Commission has said the UK economy is expected to slowdown drastically over the next couple of years. Its latest forecast suggests the UK economy will grow by 1.5 per cent this year and by 2018 it will grow by a mere 1.2 per cent, this is ...and more »

European Commission Expects 2.7% Growth in Greek Economy in 2017 - Greek Reporter;

European Commission Expects 2.7% Growth in Greek Economy in 2017 - Greek Reporter

Greek ReporterEuropean Commission Expects 2.7% Growth in Greek Economy in 2017Greek ReporterThe Greek economy grew 0.3 percent in 2016 and is expected to grow by 2.7 percent this year and by 3.1 percent in 2018, the European Commission said in its winter forecasts. The EU's executive, in a report released on Monday, said that the Greek ...and more »

EC winter forecast estimates small drop in Bulgaria's growth in 2017 - The Sofia Globe;

EC winter forecast estimates small drop in Bulgaria's growth in 2017 - The Sofia Globe

The Sofia GlobeEC winter forecast estimates small drop in Bulgaria's growth in 2017The Sofia GlobeThe European Commission's winter forecast for the EU economy, released on February 13, estimated that Bulgaria's economy would continue growing strongly in 2017, with just a “slight tapering off” to 2.9 per cent. It was the latest report to increase ...and more »

European Commission lowers Poland's GDP forecast - thenews.pl;

European Commission lowers Poland's GDP forecast - thenews.pl

thenews.plEuropean Commission lowers Poland's GDP forecastthenews.plThe Polish economy grew 2.8 percent last year and is expected to grow 3.2 percent in 2017, the European Commission has said in a new forecast, revising downwards its projections for the country. Photo: pexels.com. In November, the commission forecast ...and more »

Brexit not as bad for the UK as we thought, says EU, as it revises country's growth figures upwards - City A.M.;

Brexit not as bad for the UK as we thought, says EU, as it revises country's growth figures upwards - City A.M.

City A.M.Brexit not as bad for the UK as we thought, says EU, as it revises country's growth figures upwardsCity A.M.I'm a reporter at City A.M., mainly covering law, professional services and bank [..] Show more. Follow Hayley. BRITAIN-EU-POLITICS-COURT-BREXIT. Turns out the UK might be able to have its Brexit cake and eat it (Source: Getty). Hayley Kirton.and more »

European Commission forced to upgrade UK growth forecast for 2017 but claims rest of EU will overtake post-Brexit ... - The Sun;

European Commission forced to upgrade UK growth forecast for 2017 but claims rest of EU will overtake post-Brexit ... - The Sun

The SunEuropean Commission forced to upgrade UK growth forecast for 2017 but claims rest of EU will overtake post-Brexit ...The SunTHE EUROPEAN Commission has been forced to admit Brexit will not have the negative impact on the UK economy that they had previously predicted. It has upgraded Britain's growth forecast for 2017, but it still claims the rest of the EU will overtake us ...and more »

Brexit impact not as bad as feared, European Union says - Economic Times;

Brexit impact not as bad as feared, European Union says - Economic Times

Economic TimesBrexit impact not as bad as feared, European Union saysEconomic TimesBRUSSELS: The EU on Monday sharply improved its gloomy predictions for the British economy next year, admitting that the Brexit vote would have less impact than earlier thought. In its winter forecasts, the European Commission said it was pencilling in ...and more »

Key business lobby warns UK not to play favorites in Brexit - Hurriyet Daily News;

Key business lobby warns UK not to play favorites in Brexit - Hurriyet Daily News

Hurriyet Daily NewsKey business lobby warns UK not to play favorites in BrexitHurriyet Daily NewsA key business lobby warned Britain's government on Feb. 13 not to play favorites among industries when it negotiates the country's exit from the European Union, saying that ignoring any sector would hurt the entire economy. The Confederation of ...and more »

Brexit Has Europe Worried About 'British' - Fortune;

Brexit Has Europe Worried About 'British' - Fortune

FortuneBrexit Has Europe Worried About 'British'FortuneA leaked document from the European Parliament's agriculture committee has reportedly revealed that the European Union is concerned about an influx of products such as "English champagne" and "English parma ham" after Brexit. Under current E.U. law, ...and more »

Brexit: UK will be 'weaker' after leaving 'beautiful' EU , claims European Commission President - The Independent;

Brexit: UK will be 'weaker' after leaving 'beautiful' EU , claims European Commission President - The Independent

The IndependentBrexit: UK will be 'weaker' after leaving 'beautiful' EU , claims European Commission PresidentThe IndependentBritain will be “weaker” after Brexit, the European Commission President has said, insisting the European Union is “beautiful” to many people across the world. Jean-Claude Juncker also criticised Theresa May's bid to be a “bridge to Donald Trump ...and more »

EU workers in Britain drop in late 2016 after Brexit vote - Reuters UK;

EU workers in Britain drop in late 2016 after Brexit vote - Reuters UK

Reuters UKEU workers in Britain drop in late 2016 after Brexit voteReuters UKLONDON A steady rise in the number of European Union migrants working in Britain stalled at the end of 2016, suggesting the Brexit vote, and the subsequent fall in the value of the pound, might have made the country less attractive as a place to work.and more »