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Paying a high price for post-Brexit shopping | Letters
Letters: Paul Fellows, Caroline Marston and Jenny Wright on the pitfalls of online purchases now that Britain has left the EU. Plus Ken Vines on fish from UK waters


24, Jan, 2021 @5:18 PM

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Netflix still several steps ahead in strategy for wooing subscribers
Many thought the streaming service would come unstuck with its debt-fuelled growth, but the pandemic changed that

24, Jan, 2021 @9:00 AM

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The bill for Boris Johnson’s Brexit is coming in and it’s punishingly steep | Andrew Rawnsley
Ministers say it is just teething trouble. To many businesses it feels more like root canal surgery without the benefit of anaesthetic

Andrew Rawnsley

24, Jan, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Brexit has left us all at sea – even the fishing industry
The paralysis at Britain’s new borders was wholly foreseeable to those not led astray by zealotry and ignorance in high office

William Keegan

24, Jan, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Move to EU to avoid Brexit costs, firms told
Exporters advised by Department for International Trade officials to form EU-based companies to circumvent border issues

Toby Helm

23, Jan, 2021 @7:00 PM

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'A Brexit nightmare': the British businesses being pushed to breaking point
Less than a month after leaving the EU, trade is flowing so badly that small firms are moving operations abroad to survive

Toby Helm Observer Political Editor

23, Jan, 2021 @7:00 PM

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MEPs vote to add Channel and British Virgin Islands to tax haven blacklist
UK overseas territories such as Cayman Islands also may lose protection once afforded by UK’s EU membership

Richard Partington

22, Jan, 2021 @4:31 PM

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Labour calls for more customs agents to cope with Brexit red tape
Michael Gove told numbers trained falls far short of 50,000 promised last year

Lisa O'Carroll Brexit correspondent

22, Jan, 2021 @3:16 PM

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Global report: Germany's Covid death toll exceeds 50,000
Germany hits grim milestone, France may need third lockdown and Belgium and Ireland say it is too early to ease restrictions

Jon Henley, Kate Connolly in Berlin, and Helena Smith in Athens

22, Jan, 2021 @3:14 PM

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Britain's refusal to give the EU's ambassador full diplomatic status is a childish insult | Denis MacShane
This petulant slight echoes a move by the Trump administration – one that it quickly saw fit to reverse, says former Europe minister Denis MacShane

Denis MacShane

22, Jan, 2021 @12:56 PM

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Brexit has given competitive edge on car battery tariffs, says Nissan chief
Owner of UK’s largest car factory to push ahead with new Qashqai and says UK leaving the EU has been positive for the company

Jasper Jolly

22, Jan, 2021 @12:01 AM

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Hungary breaks ranks with EU to license Russian vaccine
Order of Sputnik V comes after Viktor Orbán criticises slow speed of EU vaccine distribution

Shaun Walker in Budapest

21, Jan, 2021 @5:39 PM

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