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The CBI is also calling for measures to be taken to revive the Brexit talks. Carolyn Fairbairn, its director general, said:
With negotiations at such a vital juncture, talk of a deadlock will be deeply concerning to many businesses in the UK and the rest of Europe.
Both sides must show the leadership and determination to get the talks moving more quickly because jobs and investment across Europe depend upon it.
At his Foreign Office press conference Boris Johnson, the foreign secretary, has urged the EU to move the Brexit talks on to the next stage, the BBC’s Vicki Young reports.
Boris Johnson on those deadlocked Brexit talks; “We’re looking for some urgency from our European partners. It’s time to put some tiger in the tank.”