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The European Union and Ukraine are set to hold their 20th annual summit in Brussels amid recognition that the latter has been making progress on the former’s recommendations, and fears that the reform impetus in Kyiv might be waning.
Dominic Raab, the new Brexit Secretary of the UK who succeeded David Davis, believes that Britain and the European Union are capable of achieving a Brexit deal by the October 2018 deadline set by the latter.
An “exodus” of EU bankers from Britain’s capital London is under way ahead of Brexit, according to Ian McCafferty, a senior official at the Bank of England.
A somewhat unexpected pause has occurred in the negotiations on Brexit between the European Union and the UK despite last week’s pledges by both sides of “continuous” talks.