City news: IPPR, Retail shops, and RBS
Think-tank IPPR North has suggested a so-called Northern Brexit Negotiating Committee to advise the Government on Brexit and give it extra negotiating firepower during talks
The report suggests a single voice would protect the North’s economy on a strategic level and that exporting was likely to be a key priority for the region, home to key manufacturers such as Nissan.
Ed Cox, director of IPPR North, said: “Trade is very important to the North’s high-tech products like cars and pharmaceuticals – but this clearly must be balanced against concerns on immigration and jobs.
“We want to hear... read more
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