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Brexit uncertainty is 'starting to bite' for UK firms


  • Economy
  • Monday, 8 Oct 2018

Last week Prime Minister Theresa May told her Conservative Party to back her plan to leave the European Union as Britain entered "the toughest part of the negotiations".

Last week Prime Minister Theresa May told her Conservative Party to back her plan to leave the European Union as Britain entered "the toughest part of the negotiations".

LONDON: Britain's businesses are suffering from Brexit-related uncertainty as exports slow, recruitment difficulties mount and investment plans are scaled back, two surveys showed on Monday.

The British Chambers of Commerce said its survey of 5,600 companies, the largest of its kind in Britain, showed services firms were having the most trouble finding staff since the survey began in 1989, and growth in factory exports was the slowest since late 2016.

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