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Boris Johnson’s announcement of new coronavirus measures caused ‘confusion’ for businesses, says CBI chief

Businesses have been left confused by the UK government’s attempts to loosen the coronavirus lockdown. The director of Britain’s biggest business group told Business Insider that the handling of the announcement triggered “confusion” for many businesses. Dame Carolyn Fairbairn, director-general of the Confederation of British Industry, said business leaders are […]
Boris Johnson’s announcement of new coronavirus measures caused ‘confusion’ for businesses, says CBI chief
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Theresa May admits the Brexit transition period could last until 2022

Theresa May says the UK will end the Brexit transition period before the next general election in May 2022. She has previously suggested any extension would only last a few months after December 2020. Her words contradict suggestions from the EU’s Michel Barnier, who on Sunday suggested to EU27 leaders […]
Theresa May admits the Brexit transition period could last until 2022
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Theresa May warned by CBI to keep the door open for EU migrants after Brexit

Theresa May should replace free movement after Brexit with a new immigration system which scraps the government’s long-held target to reduce immigration below 100,000, according to the CBI. The “open and controlled” immigration scheme would also introduce compulsory registration for EU citizens and restrict their ability to remain to three […]
Theresa May warned by CBI to keep the door open for EU migrants after Brexit