A departure of the United Kingdom from the European Union (EU) with no agreements on trade and investments – a no-deal Brexit – would hit south-eastern European countries hardest among the emerging economies where the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) invests.
Euractiv is organising a discussion with Roberto Balzaretti, Secretary of State for European Affairs, Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, Swiss Confederation, on the EU-Switzerland relation with regards to Brexit. Indeed, this model of cooperation could inspire the post-Brexit EU-UK relations.
EU ambassadors today agreed on the draft schedule of tariff rate quotas (TRQs) that the EU will apply after Brexit. The schedule will now have to be agreed with the European Parliament before it becomes EU law.