Will the Port of Saint-Malo be Forgotten after Brexit

With the entry into force of Brexit, on the 30th March, 2019, Emmanuel Thaunier, president of the ICC Ille-et-Vilaine, asks MEPs to support the port of Saint-Malo, in future maritime connections. With Brexit due to come into force on the 30th March, 2019. This will encourage the development of direct connections between Ireland and continental …

Brexit: European Commission Warns of Possible Failure of Negotiations

EU executive publishes a text on Thursday urging member states and companies to prepare for exit from the UK without an agreement on Brexit. Brussels is meant to be considerate. The countries of the European Union (EU) and companies should “intensify their preparations,” the impact that the departure from the UK , especially in case of a failure of the negotiations of …

Brexit: Theresa May Invents the Principle of Double Customs Tariffs for Ireland

British Prime Minister Theresa May details on Monday, in front of his Parliament a specific point of her sweet Brexit: differentiated customs duties. A complex system, but one that has the advantage of not handing checks to the border between the two Ireland. Theresa May is presenting this Monday, in the British Parliament, the strategy of the …

United Kingdom: Brexit Minister David Davis Resigned

British Brexit Minister David Davis resigned on Sunday. He disagreed with Prime Minister Theresa May on the trade relationship with Europe British Brexit Minister David Davis resigned Sunday, two days after Prime Minister Theresa May secured the government’s agreement to maintain a close post-Brexit trade relationship with the EU. reported the BBC and the PA news agency. The resignation …

Brexit: London Proposes to Create a “Free Trade Area” with the European Union

After meeting with her government, Theresa May and her ministers agreed to propose to the European Union to create a “free trade area” after Brexit. British Prime Minister Theresa May  announced on Friday that her government, divided on the exit of the EU, had reached a “common position” in favor of the creation of a “free trade area” between the United …

A “Hard” Brexit would Push Jaguar to Leave the UK

An exit from the United Kingdom of the European Union without agreement with the European partners would be an economic nightmare for the automaker. Its chief executive announced Wednesday night that the British company could reduce its activity across the Channel in this case. Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), the UK’s largest automaker, said Thursday that a “hard” Brexit would cost …

Consequences of Brexit: English Fruits Rot, Lack of Manpower

The market gardeners feared this. Two years after the Brexit vote, workers in Eastern Europe are deserting picking. Strawberries are rotting. “The crops are rotting for lack of manpower”, warns the NFU, the first British agricultural union . Already down 12% last year, the number of pickers drops by half this year. There are 4,000 pairs of arms missing for the next harvest …

For the First Time Since 2015, the Number of Asylum Applications Granted by EU Countries Dropped Sharply

IMMIGRATION: In 2017, 440,000 migrants received international protection in European countries, a decrease of 36% compared to 2016 according to the OECD annual report … In 2017, about 258 million people in the world lived outside their country of birth according to the OECD report published on Wednesday. Five million new migrants settled legally in OECD …