Varadkar Says Post Brexit Border Would Be 'A Target'


'However, as EU treaty provisions state that only citizens of EU member states are able to hold EU citizenship, when the UK ceases to be a member of the European Union, UK nationals will no longer hold EU citizenship, unless of course they hold dual nationality from another EU member state.

The survey by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is for businesses that offer their financial services under European Union "passporting" rules to customers in Britain from a base in another member state.

"Leaving the European Union will be the most significant treaty change yet, and transition arrangements are likely to mean a big transfer of powers to Brussels", Best for Britain argued.

The withdrawal agreement in December has allowed this to progress so far, the EU Summit later this month will be very interesting to determine where we are headed next for Sterling. "We will set out further details on these proposals and how the scheme will operate in due course".

Mr Juncker was cheered by eurosceptic MEPs as he referenced the UK's departure date of March 29 2019.

The EU is seeking to be exempted from planned USA import duties of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum, but says Washington has not made clear how the exemption process works.

BRUSSELS-The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator warned Britain Tuesday against undercutting EU rules and regulations that underpin anything from social protections to food security when it leaves the bloc.

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In December, British Prime Minister Theresa May agreed to regulatory alignment across the United Kingdom to avoid border posts and checks.

The EU has consistently said since the June 2016 referendum that it's not looking to punish Britain for its vote and is working to get a deal on the future relationship that works for both sides but which is consistent with its rules.

"If in London someone assumes that the negotiations will deal with other issues first, my response would be Ireland first", Tusk said.

He also defended an European Union proposal for the bloc to continue to regulate trade in the British province of Northern Ireland after Brexit, should no other ways emerge to avoid a hard border between that territory and the country of Ireland.

"After Brexit there is a big discontinuity in all the trade and services, but we still have a large market and it's supposed to be an interesting opportunity for all the financial institutions", Katainen said.

Asked if that exit deal had been studied by Treasury officials, Mr Hammond said: "Not yet - we haven't even embarked on the negotiation yet".