AJ Impact

Brexit burned $81bn hole in EU budget, leaders try to fill gap

EU to revise membership dues now that UK is no longer contributing to bloc.

Brexit burned $81bn hole in EU budget, leaders try to fill gap

Opinion

The UK wants the 'best' immigrants. Why would they want the UK?

With its new points-based immigration system, Britain should realise it is not the only one able to pick and choose.

Marie Le Conte

by Marie Le Conte

Marie Le Conte

AJ IMPACT

UK gov't says migrants must be highly skilled, speak English

Government sets out plans for points-based immigration system, prompting concerns from opposition and business groups.

UK gov't says migrants must be highly skilled, speak English

AJ Impact

UK will not bow to EU trade rules in talks, says PM's aide

The UK prime minister's Europe adviser says government wants a 'simple free trade agreement' with the EU.

UK will not bow to EU trade rules in talks, says PM's aide

AJ Impact

Deal or no deal, UK consumers face higher prices post-Brexit

Even if UK negotiates a trade deal with EU, it faces higher tariffs and extensive checks, says retail group.

Deal or no deal, UK consumers face higher prices post-Brexit

AJ Impact

UK house prices rose at fastest pace in three years: Survey

Property prices in London and southeast England did well in January after 2019 elections cleared Brexit uncertainties.

UK house prices rose at fastest pace in three years: Survey

AJ Impact

Tracking app could scupper UK fishing before any 'Brexit bonus'

As the UK leaves hated EU fishing policies in Brexit's wake, fishermen say a new app could sink their way of life.

Tracking app could scupper UK fishing before any 'Brexit bonus'

AJ Impact

January blues: UK shoppers remained wary in run-up to Brexit

UK retail sales barely increased even after elections in December offered more certainty on Brexit, a survey showed.

January blues: UK shoppers remained wary in run-up to Brexit

AJ Impact

Post-Brexit UK to announce 10 new free ports

The UK government is shaping itself to attracting international businesses and investors now that it is out of the EU.

Post-Brexit UK to announce 10 new free ports

Counting the Cost

France in Africa: Is it all about the oil?

France is backing a Libyan warlord and Chad's dictator. Plus, the economic cost of Brexit.

AJ Impact

UK foreign secretary wants Japan trade talks to start soon

Following Brexit, Dominic Raab says he is looking for 'ambitious' trade deal with Japan to be completed before end-2020.

UK foreign secretary wants Japan trade talks to start soon

AJ Impact

Brexit has only just begun, says think-tank

Trade experts say only a basic UK-EU trade deal is possible by 2021, but some economists point to Brexit's benefits.

Brexit has only just begun, says think-tank

AJ IMPACT

Brexit trade deal clash: UK and EU begin sparring over rules

Post-Brexit rhetoric between UK, Europe heats up before trade talks start in March.

Brexit trade deal clash: UK and EU begin sparring over rules

Opinion

Former European colony declares independence

As the dust settles on tens of Brexit parties, the outside world watches and wonders: what happens now?

Henry Morris

by Henry Morris

Henry Morris

Brexit

Northern Ireland faces cross-border trade challenges after Brexit

Northern Ireland will remain part of UK customs territory, but it will also continue to align with EU on specific trade regulations.