Tag: Brexit

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Global Talent visa: New system to keep UK ‘open to talented scientists’

Image copyright Getty Images A fast-track UK visa for scientists, mathematicians and researchers will be launched next month, the prime minister has said.The Global Talent visa will be open from 20 February to those who work in a qualifying field and have been endorsed by a recognised UK body.Boris Johnson said he wanted to emphasise…

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Labour leadership: Starmer urges end to Westminster power ‘monopoly’

Image copyright PA Media Britain needs a radical redistribution of wealth and opportunity and an end to the “monopoly of power” in Westminster, Sir Keir Starmer has said.Ahead of a speech, the Labour leadership candidate argued the status quo is not working and power should be put “into the hands of the people”.Returning to his…

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Britain unveils 50 pence coin minted to mark Brexit

Brexit commemorative 50 pence coin that bears the words “Peace, prosperity and friendship with all nations” is pictured in an unknown location and uploaded to social media on January 26, 2020. HM TREASURY/Handout via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – Britain unveiled on Sunday a new 50 pence coin minted to mark the country’s departure from the…

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Brexit day 50p coin unveiled by Chancellor Sajid Javid

Image copyright PA Media Image caption The coins had to be re-produced after Brexit was delayed A commemorative 50p coin marking the UK’s departure from the EU has been unveiled by Chancellor Sajid Javid. The coins bear the inscription “Peace, prosperity and friendship with all nations” and the date of 31 January.Mr Javid had first…

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Barclay: UK will publish post-Brexit EU trade objectives next month

Exiting the European Union Secretary Stephen Barclay | Leon Neal/Getty Images Barclay: UK will publish post-Brexit EU trade objectives next month ‘Objective is to have a zero tariff, zero quota, broadly ambitious trade policy,’ says UK Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay. By Saim Saeed 1/26/20, 3:32 PM CET Updated 1/26/20, 3:33 PM CET The U.K. government…

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Brexit: Plaid Cymru switch focus to Wales’ future

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Adam Price is ready to stop fighting “yesterday’s battles” over blocking Brexit Plaid Cymru is now focused on making Brexit work for Wales “as best we can”, according to the party’s leader.Adam Price said it had been in Wales’ best interests for Plaid to oppose the UK’s departure from…