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EU, U.K unveil vast trade post-Brexit pact

EU, U.K unveil vast trade post-Brexit pact
The European Union and the United Kingdom unveiled details of their trade deal.

The European Union and the United Kingdom made public Saturday the vast agreement that is likely to govern future trade and cooperation between them beginning Jan.Trade and Cooperation Agreement,” which contains more than 1,240 pages of text.A colleague wears a Christmas hat as European Union chief negotiator Michel Barnier, center, carries a binder of the Brexit trade deal during a special meeting of Coreper, at the European Council building in Brussels on Friday.Most Read Most importantly, the deal as it stands ensures that Britain can continue to trade in goods with the world’s biggest trading bloc without tariffs or quotas after the U.

EU ambassadors and lawmakers on both sides of the English Channel will now pore over the “EU-U.EU lawmakers said last weekend that there simply wasn’t enough time to properly scrutinize the text before the deadline, and they will debate and vote on the document in January and February, if the approval process runs smoothly.

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