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December 2017 articles

Upate: David Davis has taken to Twitter to stress the importance of last week's joint agreement on Brexit, saying he will work [...]

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Leaving the EU has led many commentators to liken the complex economic negotiations of Brexit to the divorce process that thousands [...]

12 December
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Is a Canada-esque trade deal with the EU the best option for Britain post-Brexit? [...]

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The productivity crisis acknowledged in the chancellor’s recent Budget blew apart his long-term planning and extended austerity [...]

12 December
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In the aftermath of the financial crisis much was written about Britain’s supposed need to "rebalance" its economy away from [...]

12 December
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Work on a Brexit transition period will begin "immediately" after sufficient progress in negotiations has been confirmed, Theresa [...]

12 December
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Delays and uncertainty during the sell-off of the Green Investment Bank (GIB) by the government harmed operations and limited [...]

12 December
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Global investment bank Goldman Sachs is set to meet the Labour party, shadow chancellor John McDonnell has revealed, in a sign [...]

11 December
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Chancellor Philip Hammond will this week lead a trade mission to China along with City representatives – including a senior [...]

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Chancellor Philip Hammond has joined with his counterparts across Europe to urge US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin [...]

11 December
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Theresa May has confirmed the UK will pay the EU somewhere between £35bn and £39bn to leave the bloc - but said that money [...]

11 December
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The government will accept amendments to its EU Withdrawal Bill aimed at tackling so-called Henry VIII powers - but is refusing [...]

11 December
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The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has dodged Tory plans to close it down, but will be subject to direct orders from the National [...]

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Brexit secretary David Davis has said his job doesn't require intelligence or knowledge, while clarifying comments he made yesterday [...]

11 December
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Influential peer Lord Adonis has backed a suggestion from John McDonnell that the Bank of England move to Birmingham. [...]

11 December
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