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UK parcel carrier suspends EU deliveries

Parcel company DPD’s U.K. branch on Thursday pressed pause on road deliveries to the EU, including Ireland, until Wednesday because of Brexit-related holdups. The company said a “pause and review” became necessary due to new, complicated customs procedures, holdups at U.K. ports and stricter requirements for crossing the Channel. Under post-Brexit rules, parcel shipments between…

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UK businesses wake up to hard truths on tariffs

Press play to listen to this article U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson may have promised a “tariff-free” post-Brexit trade deal at the end of last year, but British businesses are increasingly sounding the alarm over the scale of potential new duties. Throughout nearly five years of Brexit talks, economists and trade experts repeatedly warned that,…

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Brexit barriers for the arts ‘heartbreaking’

By Teleri Glyn JonesBBC Wales NewsPublishedduration2 hours agoimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionNoFit State was founded in 1986Post-Brexit barriers facing the arts are “heartbreaking” and “confirm worst fears”, industry leaders have said. Extra paperwork, costs and uncertainty over future funding are causing concerns for those in the sector.The Welsh government said it was trying to “break down”…

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Were there hold-ups in first week after Brexit?

By Anthony ReubenBBC Reality CheckPublishedduration7 hours agoIt’s been a week since the UK ended its transition period and completed its separation from the European Union. British companies found themselves having to fill out customs forms to export to European countries, but we have not seen big queues on motorways in Kent that some feared. View…