Britain to spend an extra $2.6 billion on no-deal Brexit planning

Click For Larger Image & Read More
Britain to spend an extra $2.6 billion on...
 © CyprusMail 2020
Britain said it is ramping up preparations for a no-deal Brexit by spending an extra 2.1 billion pounds ($2.6 billion) to stockpile medicines, hire more border officials and fund one of the biggest peacetime advertising campaigns.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who took power last week, has pledged to leave the trading bloc without an agreement in three months unless the EU agrees to renegotiate the deal agreed by his predecessor Theresa May.

In his first major policy announcement, new finance minister Sajid Javid said the outlay will allow the...


Read all latest: Cyprus Coronavirus News Updates - Live

This article was automatically added to our system 1-8-2019

Britain to spend an extra $2.6 billion on no-deal Brexit planning


The contents of this article including any associated images are © CyprusMail 2020
Views & opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and/or CyprusMail .

Advertise Here

  Trending Cyprus News

Advertise Here

Article Tags: britain, spend, extra, billion, brexit, planning,