29 Jun '16, 9am

[Mothership] EU’s dilemma in handling Brexit is like Singaporeans queuing up to enter the MRT https://t.co/Me7Rs3kj4B

[Mothership] EU’s dilemma in handling Brexit is like Singaporeans queuing up to enter the MRT https://t.co/Me7Rs3kj4B

The United Kingdom (UK) is likely to have a very difficult time renegotiating trade deals with European Union (EU)-member countries now that they are out of the union. Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel said this of Brexit, “Whoever wants to leave this family cannot expect to have no more obligations but to keep the privileges.” Obligations being things like the free movement of people intra-EU, while privileges being tariff-free trade among EU countries. Having their cake and eating it But that is exactly what the UK hopes for. But if they do that, what’s stopping other countries from leaving the EU to enjoy the same privileges? Can the EU close ranks and ensure that it “punishes” the UK for leaving and making an example out of them? In theory, yes. Politicians from EU are putting on their tough guy faces, and judging by the reception Brexit and UKIP leader Nigel Farage r...

Full article: http://mothership.sg/2016/06/eus-dilemma-in-handling-brex...

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