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Latest Brexit Setback Leaves Uk Mired in Chaos

Postponement of separation left as the only viable alternative to a no-deal Brexit
The Straits Times

14 Mar 2019

The Straits Times’s  Rebecca Lynne Tan reported on the UK MPs’ second vote to reject Prime Minister Theresa May’s revised Brexit deal.

Quoting Morrison & Foerster’s Saqib Alam, a London-based Of Counsel, she highlighted that a postponement of Brexit would be of little relief to businesses: “The business community has been vocal about its opposition to a no-deal Brexit. Delaying Brexit prolongs the uncertainty, particularly when exiting without a deal remains on the table,” Mr. Alam said.

He added: “But anything is possible - a no-deal Brexit, a new-deal Brexit, Brexit delayed, Brexit cancelled. In the face of cliffhangers and contingencies, the British government needs to come together to chart one course and restore certainty.”

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