The Telegraph: Taking no deal off the table could torpedo Brexit completely

No-one wants a World Trade Organisation ‘no-deal’ Brexit, right? So why not rule it out now, once and for all. Wouldn’t that be safer, and let everyone calm down? Well no, not really. Taking the option off the table wouldn’t just massively weaken the Prime Minister’s negotiating position. It could…

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Public Finance Magazine: Brexit ‘creates unique opportunity’ for UK to combat corruption

Brexit will be a “unique opportunity” for the UK to work with international partners to combat corruption, the government has said. The government published its updated anti-corruption strategy last week, to outline how it will contribute to the global fight against fraud and corruption by continuing working with global partners after it leaves the…

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John’s Introduction to the United Kingdom Anti-Corruption Update

John Penrose MP has written the introduction to the UK’s Anti-Corruption Update, which is available in full here. United Kingdom anti-corruption strategy 2017-2022 My thanks to all the brilliant people across Government and in our various non-Government partner organisations who have worked on the anti-corruption effort to deliver the results…

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