Brexit; Agreement Reached Between Brussels and London on the Terms of the “Divorce”

The UK and the EU have made progress deemed “sufficient” in the negotiations on the terms of their separation to proceed to the second phase of discussions on their future business relations, said the European Commission this Friday. Regarding Ireland, Theresa May ensures that “there will be no hard border”. The European Commission, which conducts the …

Brexit: Barnier Does Not Reject the Idea of ​​an Ambitious Trade Agreement

EUROPE: Michel Barnier said on Monday that the EU was open to an ambitious trade agreement with the United Kingdom, once the Brexit become effective. But he said that Brussels will not compromise on its red lines. The head of the European Union negotiator on Brexit, Michel Barnier said this Monday that the EU was ready …

Sailing: Round-the-World Race Moves from UK to France

SAILING: Organisers of 2018 Golden Globe race blame Brexit for switch of venue to the Vendée The 50th anniversary Golden Globe race will depart from Les Sables d’Olonne in the Vendée on June 2018, it has been announced, amid claims from race organisers that Brexit had scuttled plans it to start in Plymouth. The Devon …

Brexit: Theresa May Calls on the EU for an Agreement that She Can “Defend”

The British Prime Minister, Theresa May, on Thursday urged the 27 other European leaders to agree on an EU withdrawal agreement she can “defend” in front of her countrymen in the UK. “The clear and urgent imperative to be as dynamic as you create allows us to move forward together,” she pleaded. The British Prime Minister, …