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Focus Autumn 2017

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One and a half year after Brexit - what are the next steps?


 

 

 

The British Prime Minister surprisingly withdrawed a compromise. Therefore she receives now critique and malice.

undefinedderStandard.at (German)

During lunch with EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker British Premier Minister Theresa May received several calls. The loudest one was from Belfast. Ideas how the conflict regarding the Irish boarders could be solved are not available yet.

undefinedFrankfurter Allgemeine (German)

The tricky Brexit negotiations are evoking the doupts regarding the EU leave.

undefinedkurier.at (German)

Prime minister May is negotiating unperturbedly the Brexit. Though a lot of Brits hope meanwhile to remain within the EU. But how can that still be possible?

undefinedZeit Online (German)

Great Britain as well as the 27 EU Member States are threatened by a considerable economic damage due to rising trade costs.

undefinedderStandard.at (German)

Großbritannien sowie den 27 EU-Ländern drohe durch wachsende Handelskosten ein erheblicher wirtschaftlicher Schaden - derstandard.at/2000068957697/Brexit-Ifo-Chef-draengt-auf-Freihandelspakt-zur-SchadensminimierungGroßbritannien sowie den 27 EU-Ländern drohe durch wachsende Handelskosten ein erheblicher wirtschaftlicher Schaden - derstandard.at/2000068957697/Brexit-Ifo-Chef-draengt-auf-Freihandelspakt-zur-SchadensminimierungGroßbritannien sowie den 27 EU-Ländern drohe durch wachsende Handelskosten ein erheblicher wirtschaftlicher Schaden - derstandard.at/2000068957697/Brexit-Ifo-Chef-draengt-auf-Freihandelspakt-zur-Schadensminimierung

Großbritannien sowie den 27 EU-Ländern drohe durch wachsende Handelskosten ein erheblicher wirtschaftlicher Schaden - derstandard.at/2000068957697/Brexit-Ifo-Chef-draengt-auf-Freihandelspakt-zur-SchadensminimierungGroßbritannien sowie den 27 EU-Ländern drohe durch wachsende Handelskosten ein erheblicher wirtschaftlicher Schaden - derstandard.at/2000068957697/Brexit-Ifo-Chef-draengt-auf-Freihandelspakt-zur-SchadensminimierungGroßbritannien sowie den 27 EU-Ländern drohe durch wachsende Handelskosten ein erheblicher wirtschaftlicher Schaden - derstandard.at/2000068957697/Brexit-Ifo-Chef-draengt-auf-Freihandelspakt-zur-Schadensminimierung

Two Austrian Economists have calculated the effects of the Brexit for the British trade in goods and wealth. Conclusion: even a soft Brexit is extremely expensive.

undefinedDie Presse (German)

The European free trade agreements should be transfered into British agreements. On Tuesday a draft law should be presented.

undefinedderStandard.at

Representatives of international major banks are criticising missing steps forward according to the Brexit negotiations with Brussels. Already within the next weeks emergancy plans for a hard Brexit could come into force.

undefinedWelt.de (German)

Great Britain wants to leave the European Union. No problem for Brussels as soon as all outstanding invoices are paid. How does this claim for billions emerge?

undefinedZeit online (German)

Brits want to leave the EU till March 2019 - That's why a lot of banks want to have a license for the EU.

undefinedderStandard.at (German)

British companies are pushing for an transition period within the Brexit negotiantions. The deputy president of the trade association CBI is explaining in the interview how the companies are preparing for the case of emergency.

undefinedHandelsblatt (German)

British companies are warning of a disordered exit of the EU and claim clarity on future relationships till the end of the year. The discussion on that haven't even started yet.

undefinedDiePresse (German)

The Brexit negotiations are not moving forward. This is causing trouble within the British economy. The president of the central bank is warning of a buckl in the growth, companies are threatening with a stop of investments.

undefinedFrankfurter Allgemeine (German)