Fipra hosts highly successful Roundtable Brexit discussion with business leaders in Slovakia
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Fipra hosts highly successful Roundtable Brexit discussion with business leaders in Slovakia

In a model event for other units, Fipra Slovakia in cooperation with the UK Embassy in Bratislava organized a very successful “by invitation only” roundtable on Brexit: "What is at stake for Slovakia?" Read more...

Posted on 22 Jan 2018 in World Politics, Network News, Brexit
Brexit: what happens now?
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Brexit: what happens now?

On Wednesday 29 March, the UK Prime Minister Theresa May wrote to Donald Tusk, the President of the European Council, to notify him formally of the United Kingdom’s intention to withdraw from the EU. The notification triggers Article 50 of the EU Treaty and begins a two-year process of withdrawal, at the end of which the UK will cease to be a member of the European Union. The UK’s decision to leave the EU creates significant uncertainty for business. While the declared objective of both the EU and the UK is to ensure that a permanent Free Trade Agreement is put in place, that outcome cannot be taken for granted – and looks unlikely within the next two years. Read more...

Posted on 30 Mar 2017 in Brexit