Duty-free shopping to return under no-deal Brexit


Britain's Queen Elizabeth II approved legislation Monday making it illegal for Prime Minister Boris Johnson to take the United Kingdom out of the European Union without an agreement or the consent of Parliament on October 31.

Brexit uncertainty returned as an unyielding British government affirmed their determination to honour the October 31 Brexit deadline, despite a legislative bill - passed into law last night - created to force their hand in seeking a deadline extension. MPs voted down the move by Prime Minister Boris Johnson to initiate a snap election.

After MPs rejected High Minister Boris Johnson's 2nd snort to name an early election to resolve the Brexit deadlock, he is left in limbo heading towards a extremely foremost European Union summit next month, upright days before Britain's scheduled exit.

Duty-free shopping is already allowed for those travelling to non-EU countries, but was stopped for European Union travellers when the bloc's Single Market was introduced. He wants an election to break the deadlock.

"We must get Brexit done because the UK must come out on October 31, or else I fear that permanent damage will be done to confidence in our democracy in the UK", Johnson said.

Previously week, they non-public got passed a law that will perchance well pressure Johnson to build a matter to a three-month lengthen to Brexit to January 31, 2020, with the risk of additional delays.

Ireland told Johnson on Monday that he must make specific proposals on the future of the Irish border if there is to be any hope of averting a no-deal Brexit, saying Dublin can not rely on simple promises.

Johnson had wanted an election on October 15, hoping he would win enough seats in the Commons to force through his Brexit plan.

The no-deal blocking bill will force Johnson to seek a three-month extension to the October 31 deadline unless parliament has either approved a deal or consented by October 19 to leave without one.