A ‘no-deal’ Brexit will be devastating

The United Kingdom’s prime minister, Boris Johnson, reportedly broke into song when he was told the Brexit talks with the European Union had stalled last week. Colleagues heard him singing the Australian folk song, “Waltzing Matilda,” in anticipation of a no-deal outcome, where Britain reverts to an Australian-style relationship with the EU, with both sides […]

No-deal Brexit explained in 500 words: What may happen and when?

If the UK and the EU cannot agree on a deal by December 31, the pair will default to WTO rules – an expensive trade scenario, especially for Britain. The United Kingdom and the European Union are holding last-minute negotiations over a post-Brexit trade deal. If they fail to strike an agreement, they face a […]