As Brexit Cliff-Edge' Fears Grow, France Courts Japanese Firms in Britain

There are growing fears that Britain could be headed for a so-called cliff-edge exit from the European Union, as big differences remain between Brussels and London over the shape of any deal. It comes as Japan warns its businesses may pull out of Britain if they face higher costs after Brexit. A leaked government analysis suggests that economic growth in Britain will decline by up to 8 percent after it leaves the bloc. Henry Ridgwell reports from London. Originally published at - https://www.voanews.com/a/brexit-france-courts-japanese-firms/4248259.html

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