Swiss reject anti-European Brexit virus

SWITZERLAND seems to have rejected the other virus stalking Europe - Britain's chaotic approach to links with its continental neighbours. The mountain state's Sept 27 referendum rebuff to ending freedom of movement with the European Union (EU) underlines a strong Swiss streak of pragmatism - a...

From comprehensive deal to full-scale rupture

ON JAN 31, the UK will cease to be a member of the European Union. What happens next? There are 25,000 UK civil servants working on Brexit. This compares with a total of 32,500 EU civil servants handling all aspects of EU trade, economics and regulations covering business, society, transport,...