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by Richard28
Wed Oct 17, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

So today our WTO Government Procurement Agreement was blocked by: - USA - New Zealand - Moldova interesting piece on why Moldova blocked is here: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-10-17/how-tiny-moldova-s-brexit-grudge-could-cost-u-k-1-7-trillion The UK is putting itself in such a weak po...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

I for one do not know why we do not try and cripple EU imports. Yes it would hurt us, but it would also hurt you. Imagine how many car sales could be lost for instance if we elected to not purchase European cars. How much damage we could cause if Brits boycotted holidays in the EU. If we were only ...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

By your link, draft schedules are enough to trade, only certify it will prove complicated. What's the point of having certified schedule then ? I'm googling for 20min and can't find this info in layman terms. Yes we can trade but in effect you leave yourself open to legal challenges through a WTO d...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Nothing prevents the UK from getting trade schedules, Only the small matter of getting acceptance from ALL of the 164 WTO member countries, think about that for a second, any country in the world could make life very difficult for us. Russia took 18 YEARS to get its WTO schedules. Once we have put ...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

noviorbis77 wrote:
self loathing and guilt over Brexit is ridiculous. Stop worrying


I do not self loathe on this issue, I voted remain.

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

just in time industries exist outside of the EU covering vastly greater distances than what exist in the EU. It is the border issue / customs checks and need for stockpiling that cause the problems to the Just in Time model, i.e. reliability of supply. Distance is also an issue but much less so. Br...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 16, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

As we brace ourself for 'half a million job losses' - employment figures show a further 50,000 fall in unemployment figures. Record employment, ten year high wage growth #despitebrexit. The Beeb and Faisal rather quiet about that one. No mention on front page of their websites at 11:00 English time...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 16, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Dear Richard, I think you are misinterpreting things slightly. You seem to assume that a political debate i going on, because you argue with political argument and facts. There is still a political debate going on as much to the type of Brexit that can be delivered, and of course the slowly dawning...

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by Richard28
Mon Oct 15, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

What I don't get about all of this is the DUP's position. I'm not surprised, of course, that they want no regulatory division between NI and the mainland, BUT if the entire UK stays within the EU, then surely that solves their problem. For those Brexiteers who wanted EU membership to be distilled d...

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by Richard28
Mon Oct 15, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Ford are the latest to warn on the effects on their business of both a "No Deal" or a "Canada+" style deal on their business: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45860777 Its interesting reading the comments section underneath how many still accuse such businesses of peddling &qu...

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by Richard28
Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

..... and Boris Johnson's lies continue to this day. In his recent resignation letter he mentioned one EU policy that he thinks had failed.... and he even got that completely wrong: https://www.channel4.com/news/factcheck/factcheck-boris-johnson-lied-about-eu-safety-regulation-in-his-resignation-let...

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by Richard28
Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Pretty easy when those on both sides of the house have been using the EU scapegoat for decades to hide the flaws in our own legislation. I was reading an article the other day on this and how also the UK government have historically taken the domestic credit for good EU policy as well. The EU rarel...

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by Richard28
Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

I find it fascinating how openly UK politician can promote removing a hell lot of rights from their citizens without being strung up on the next tree. Best regards Thomas its astonishing to me too, indeed far from stringing people up, many people are actually celebrating that they will lose these f...

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by Richard28
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

With a CU between the EU and the UK, the talk of own British trade deals can be put to rest for good as well and the question returns why on earth Britain would exit the SM then, as that is the tool to give it unlimited access to the European markets and also the rest of the world via easy use of i...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 09, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Thanks for the update sabenapilot. It certainly shows that the EU is in control, so in the light of day we do need them more than they need us ....! Quite how this could get through parliament will be interesting to see, DUP will hate it no doubt, as will many MPs on both sides of the argument. What...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

It is likely that a majority of Tory and a majority of Labor very much prefer a very soft Brexit. This is possibly true, but will the Chequers 2.0 deal be "soft"? I guess it will inevitably be softer than version 1.0 (hence its being kept secret), but the issues of Northern Ireland, custo...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Looks like Theresa May will reveal her plans only to EU first even before debating among her cabinet or to the UK parliament. Will be done only after EU leaders approve it. How democratic! Yeah, the parliament has control, right! MPs may not see Theresa May’s fresh Brexit plans before she asks EU l...

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by Richard28
Mon Oct 08, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Yes, but that means Brexit, not having the most favorable trade deal with neighbors, instead of having trade deals with countries far away at far less favorable terms. Nobody did explain it properly what the economic benefits will be from Brexit. Other then rhetoric: we want to be ruled from London...

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by Richard28
Mon Oct 08, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Britain would be welcomed into the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal with "open arms" after it leaves the EU, Japan's prime minister has said. While the UK would lose its role as a gateway to Europe after Brexit, it would retain its "global strength", Shinzo Abe told the Fina...

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by Richard28
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

I'm still waiting for Minford, Rees-Mogg (and their fans here) to tell us how post-Brexit Britain will deal with Trump's latest curve ball. The USMCA - the new 'NAFTA' - includes this gem: "Entry by any Party into a free trade agreement with a non-market country, shall allow the other Parties ...

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by Richard28
Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Airlines takes delivery of first A350-900ULR from Airbus
Replies: 133
Views: 28630

Re: Singapore Airlines takes delivery of first A350-900ULR from Airbus

A picture of the new A350ULR Premium economy seat, with side bin has come out..... these are for the last three rows of the PE section at the back of the plane. https://media2.ausbt.com.au/862,813-5bb594ee70084828a69877a1dd799463-singapore-airlines-premium-economy-solo-seat-airbus-a350-900ulr.jpg ht...

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by Richard28
Wed Oct 03, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

£15 per hour many of them earn. according to this article the average fruit picking wage is between £7.50 - £10.00 per hour £15.00 per hour is possible but not the average. Also remember after the Brexit referendum sterling is worth far less in euro terms, and will likely be worth even less in the ...

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by Richard28
Tue Oct 02, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

tax cuts on Brexit do not stand to basic scrutiny. - forecasts project a huge cost to the UK economy on leaving the UK, up to £1.25 biliion a week - cuts in corporation tax would be as much an attempt to retain trade on leaving the single market, which will be difficult, - let alone increase trade, ...

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by Richard28
Thu Sep 27, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

He's not negotiating anything - he has no legal basis on which he could negotiate anything and the EU know that. Just like Nicola Sturgeon previously tried to talk to the EU about membership for Scotland post-Brexit and post-independence. His meeting with Barnier is to put Labour's position and see...

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by Richard28
Sat Sep 22, 2018 8:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

I have seen some comments from others (not necessarily on this site) say that a tanking economy is worth the freedom - is that really what people voted for? It is what the hardliners want and they will do anything for their ‘exotic spasm’ of leaving and to hell with the consequences on jobs, econom...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

WTO and the EU's requirement over their borders means it's very much an Irish matter. So how does the UK without a border: - collect tariffs - avoid smuggling - control immigration - control quotas - avoid illegal shipments - adhere to WTO country of origin rules - adhere to WTO favoured nation sta...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 21, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

This is perfect. Anti British knife twister and Ireland's answer to Trump will see his own economy suffer more than any other in the EU and his constant dismissive claims on the Irish border being exclusively a UK issue to resolve will now find it very much so a problem of his and his fellow EU cro...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Netherlands is a tiny insignificant country which relies on Mad Max style low tax schemes which allow multinationals to exploit loopholes and deprive countries throughout the EU of reasonable tax receipts due to dodgy Dutch set ups. The UK is one of the biggest economies in the world. Not the same....

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Whatever happens to the UK, you too will be poorer. Right, the Netherlands with a ton of trade, free trade deals and a WTO schedule will fare worse than the UK with none? Best regards Thomas Absolutely Thomas, as evidenced by the pound dropping further by 1.1% against the Euro since the speech. The...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Real brexit is looking even more likely. Never mind ladies. At least you can cry into quinoa at a cheaper price as we rejoin the world as a free, independent trading nation and cut down the protectionist policies and tariffs of the protectionists EU. Onward brexit soldiers. a) is there a majority i...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Quite shocking performance from Theresa May, in effect accepting that her red lines had made the negotiation impossible and suggesting that is now up to the Europeans to come up with an idea as she has run out of them. She was very much in the mode of "telling off" her EU counterparts, but...

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by Richard28
Thu Sep 20, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: Emirates is exploring to take over Etihad
Replies: 78
Views: 14356

Re: Emirates is exploring to take over Etihad

EY have a lot of metal on order.... I wonder if such a deal would (should it happen) have an impact on the EK 787-10 commitment (don't think this has been firmed yet?)

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by Richard28
Thu Sep 20, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

chequers is merely a tool to protect Theresa Mays position and keep Conservatives from civil war, pending the "end game". For the astute amongst us it is the "end game" that is of interest not the charade that happens before. I suspect this should become clear only after the Cons...

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by Richard28
Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

How did I miss this? Ryanair, the champion of the failed remain cause, has added two aircraft to lovely LUTON. In addition to their new three aircraft base in Southend, adding even more aircraft to Stansted, 26 new routes to and from London, 3 new routes and a new destination Exeter. Lets hope they...

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by Richard28
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

sabenapilot wrote:
the only thing British politicians can now come up with are 1950s solutions which don't fly anylonger in the 21st century.


Private Eye magazine got it right on its front cover back in February :lol: :

Image

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by Richard28
Wed Sep 19, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Don't know exactly, I think they have a branch which is separate of their home office, and this office is regulated by the EU member state. What we do know is that banks are moving some departments out of London. That's pretty much it. Many non EU companies have set up their EU operations in the UK...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 14, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

. The option is brexit with a deal or WTO. Labour have said they will potentially reject both the deal and WTO (no deal) option. With a few other supporting votes (from both sides of the tories and others) there could well be an impasse in parliament. For Labour I guess the devil will be in the det...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 14, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

That was kind of covered in #1524 Dickieboy. did you not get the moderators memo? :roll: : Please keep the thread on topic without resorting to personal attacks or foul language back to the topic of Brexit... Labour's 'have cake and eat it' approach to brexit, sanctioned by their lifelong EUroscept...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Not really new news, but Labour have today said that it is unlikely to back the chequers proposal as it is unlikely to meet their six key tests. As such, as we already know, this would make chequers dead in parliament. They have also confirmed they would vote against any No Deal or Blind Brexit, as ...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

I also chuckle that I'm villain for wanting the EU to make a contribution to some of the best criminal and terror intel in the world No, to remind readers, you wanted to withhold intelligence information from the EU, that could save lives and avoid terror attacks, in return for cash. That's quite d...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Sure, but the Japanese are quite clear about their disdain for Brexit. They've hardly been quiet about it. indeed they have: https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/apr/22/koji-tsuruoka-japan-ambassador-britain-brexit-single-market https://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-japan/japan-warns-o...

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by Richard28
Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

On the issue of driving and the Irish border I can see that the UK is committed to having no border more than the EU. The EU had three main objectives for its negotiation of the withdrawal phase: 1) Agreement on the "divorce bill" 2) Agreement on rights of EU citizens living in the UK 3) ...

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by Richard28
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

The EU have tried to use the Irish border to stop brexit, to obfuscate brexit, to water down brexit and to annex NI thus I'm slightly bemused that they're insisting on this, which will create issues and a two tier system on the island of Ireland and people who cross the border regularly. But it's t...

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by Richard28
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

The EU have tried to use the Irish border to stop brexit, to obfuscate brexit, to water down brexit and to annex NI thus I'm slightly bemused that they're insisting on this, which will create issues and a two tier system on the island of Ireland and people who cross the border regularly. But it's t...

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by Richard28
Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

So the EU have demanded that UK residing EU nationals cannot be charged an admin fee to apply for residency here, enjoy our free education, free at the point of care NHS, benefits in your hour of need.... yet we are to be charged £4.50 to drive there! Too funny! Never mind, £4.50 doesn't buy you an...

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by Richard28
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

SkiyaninVannin wrote:
(note: I am ignoring MEPs as they do not control much).


incorrect.

MEPs vote and have a say on all new EU laws, trade deals and applications for new members. They also elect the European Commission President.

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by Richard28
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

In addition to medical supplies being stockpiled, Cadburys has announced plans to stockpile supplies of chocolate and biscuits, warning UK consumers to expect higher prices and fewer choices in the event of no deal. https://news.sky.com/story/cadbury-says-it-will-stockpile-chocolate-in-case-of-a-no-...

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by Richard28
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Death of 747-400 Greatly Exaggerated
Replies: 129
Views: 19207

Re: Death of 747-400 Greatly Exaggerated

kitplane01 wrote:
Question: Did BA stick to their last long term plan? Do they really achieve these long range plans?


Not always. I remember that BA retired at least one B744 to the desert (G-BNLU) and then re-activated it when their plans changed.

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by Richard28
Fri Aug 17, 2018 8:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Things change exactly. things have changed since people took the 2016 referendum: "Brexit will have no downsides" "no border controls in Ireland" "hundreds of new schools" "more primary places" "more spending on scientific research" "abolish pr...

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by Richard28
Thu Aug 16, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 2200
Views: 48811

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Arion640 wrote:

So do i, i’d of voted to remain if the EU in 1975 was the EU in 2016.

Sadly it’s becoming a superstate.


In that case why do you want to leave the single market and have a hard Brexit?

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