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No-deal Brexit to hurt you the most, EU’s Juncker tells Britain

08 August, 2019 2:41 am 2:41 am

VIENNA (Reuters) – Outgoing European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker said Saturday that a no-deal Brexit would hurt Britain more than the rest of Europe no matter how much Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government pretends otherwise. Britain has been pressing the European Union to amend the terms of Britain’s withdrawal agreement, saying Brussels would have to … Read More

China should remove trade barriers, speed up SOE reform: European commissio...

07 July, 2016 8:24 am 8:24 am

BEIJING – China should remove barriers and provide better legal certainty for businesses, while all parties must observe international trade systems and their rules, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Wednesday. There has not been enough progress in China on reform of state firms and improved market access for foreign businesses, Juncker said while … Read More