Brexit News Archive: 23 Dec 2019

The Guardian view on the Bank of England: new boss, new thinking? | Editorial

Brexit, climate change and the next recession mean central banking is in danger of becoming a failed paradigm that needs replacing The appointment of Andrew Bailey as governor of the Bank of England is a safety-first move. The central banker knows his way around the City and it is reasonable ...
Editorial / Guardian   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 18:35:35

Toward a Privileged EU-UK Partnership

After the United Kingdom's general election this month, the Brexit debate is over. The country will leave the European Union on January 31, 2020, which means that now is the time to start drafting a blueprint for the future relationship, particularly regarding security policy.
Joschka Fischer / Project Syndicate   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 18:03:20

Big Ben should remain silent on Brexit Day

Departure from the EU must not be marked by one side celebrating victory
FT   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 14:52:07

What us Canadians know about Brexit and what this says about how "global citizens" consume news

Canadian citizen Aleen Leigh Stanton reveals what her compatriots know about Brexit - and how this reflects on our news habits as supposedly global citizens. - Opinion
Aleen Leigh Stanton / New Federalist   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 14:44:47

While trade and Brexit risks persist, there will be plenty to keep stock markets happy in 2020

If 2020 is supposed to be the year of improving confidence, political redemption and economic recovery, could it all begin to unravel again quite soon? Events over recent weeks underline the danger of deepening political gloom in the United States, the lasting hangover from the US-China trade war and the ...
David Brown / South China Morning Post   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 14:30:11

Pound drops as post-election glow evaporates

UK currency extends losses amid fears of a hard and chaotic Brexit
FT   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 14:29:45

Politics Live: Highlights of UK politics in 2019

Leadership races, a general election and a lot of Brexit dominated the Politics Live programme throughout the year.
BBC   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 13:42:46

EU Charts Path For 'Challenging' Post-Brexit UK Deal

The EU will keep engaging with the UK through the WTO and the UN as both sides work out a deal on their future ties once Britain leaves the bloc, according to the top Brexit negotiator in Brussels. Agreeing and ratifying a post-Brexit relationship by the end of 2020 "will ...
IBTimes   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 13:05:08

UK's military seeks new place in world after Brexit

Defence ministry facing £1bn shortfall as Boris Johnson launches defence review
FT   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 12:48:04

UK widens fast-track visa plan for scientists as Brexit nears

Britain said on Monday it would increase the number of scientists and researchers eligible for fast-track visas, part of the government's plans to attract more elite researchers after Brexit.
Reuters   |   Mon, 23 Dec 2019 11:43:39

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