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    Brexit sparks £1t UK assets switch to EU: study

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:42pm on April 16, 2021

    UK banks and insurers have shifted more than £1.0 trillion to the European Union in response to Brexit, a study published on Friday found. More...

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    UK looks to Asia in post-Brexit foreign policy overhaul

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:53pm on March 16, 2021

    Britain unveiled plans Tuesday to pivot its strategic focus towards Asia, counter Russia and controversially bolster its nuclear stockpile, in one of the biggest overhauls...

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    Brexit upsets hit half of UK exporters: survey

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:41pm on February 12, 2021

    Half of British businesses exporting goods to the European Union are experiencing difficulties due to Brexit, a UK trade body said on Thursday. In a...

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    Brexit and Covid slash UK exports to EU

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:05pm on February 07, 2021

    Brexit and coronavirus have slashed the volume of surface freight leaving Britain for the European Union by 68 per cent from last January, according to...

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    Britain to join Asia-Pacific free trade bloc

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:31am on January 31, 2021

    Britain will apply to join a massive 11-nation free-trade bloc of Asia-Pacific countries, it announced on Saturday, weeks after leaving the European single market with...

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    Mastercard will hike UK card fees due to Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:56am on January 26, 2021

    Credit card giant Mastercard said on Monday that it will charge five times more in so-called interchange fees for United Kingdom customers buying online goods...

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    UK economy faces another recession on virus curbs: survey

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:38pm on January 22, 2021

    Britain’s private sector activity shrank in January due to another coronavirus lockdown and the Brexit fallout, survey data showed on Friday, placing the economy on...

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    Brexit adds to airline virus woes in Britain

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:22pm on January 14, 2021

    Already grounded by the coronavirus pandemic, airlines operating in the UK are facing post-Brexit obstacles to flying across the European Union, and their shareholders are...

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    Dutch customs seize sandwiches from UK passengers after Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 10:34am on January 12, 2021

    Dutch customs officials have been filmed confiscating sandwiches and other food from passengers on a ferry from Britain, blaming new post-Brexit trade rules. Officers in...

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    UK Brexit plans face test as 1st working week of 2021 begins

    Agence France-Presse . Dover | Updated at 12:29am on January 05, 2021

    Britain faced Monday a true test of its post-Brexit preparations as lorries began making Channel crossings on the first working day since it left the...