Little progress made on any Brexit issue

15 May, 2018, 22:22 | Author: Genevieve Gibbs
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May's spokesman, however, said the "focus is on getting this right" rather than meeting a deadline. "We have only had first exploratory discussions", he said. The UK decided unilaterally and autonomously to withdraw from the EU.

Zakharieva, who chaired the meeting as part of Bulgaria holding the six-month rotating presidency, said that the ministers are looking forward to more intensive engagement by the United Kingdom government in the coming weeks.

According to Zakharieva, "substantive progress" needs to be achieved on Ireland, governance, and all remaining separation issues by next month.

Linde is set to visit Ireland this week for talks with Trade Minister Heather Humphreys and EU Minister Helen McEntee, and Northern Ireland for meetings with the DUP and Sinn Féin.

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British Science Minister Sam Gyimah told the BBC "we have helped to develop the Galileo system".

About it reports Reuters with a reference to the statement by the German Minister for European Affairs Michael Roth announced in Brussels on Monday, may 14.

At home, May is stuck between a rock and a hard place with staunch Brexit supporters pushing to sever ties with the European Union and others advocating keeping close customs cooperation with the bloc to reduce frictions in future trade.

"It's simple: Britain is part of Galileo today as an European Union member, but won't be automatically part of Galileo tomorrow as a third-party state", he said. Under a second idea, for a streamlined customs arrangement, traders on an approved list would be able to cross borders freely with the aid of automated technology.

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The EU says Britain must agree to a workable solution to the question of how to avoid a hard border between EU member Ireland and the British province of Northern Ireland by the June 28-29 summit. "Our citizens and our businesses on both sides of the channel need more security and predictability for the future".

When queried if there was very little progress in recent weeks, he said "a little, not very little".

Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok said it was too early to discuss an extension of the timeline, but added: "The aim is now to conclude a deal in the time schedule that has been agreed on ..."

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