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Business cannot prepare for a no-deal Brexit in the middle of a pandemic

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Carolyn Fairbairn is director general of the Confederation of British Industry.
Away from this unparalleled health and economic crisis, Brexit talks continue from a distance.
For many firms facing unrelenting stress from COVID-19, these talks have been out of sight, though not quite out of mind. Their total focus is on immediate survival and recovery. But as more businesses take tentative steps to reopen slowly and safely, every decimal point of economic growth is being fought for. They expect that same spirit to be replicated when Brexit talks resume Tuesday.
The signals so far are not...
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