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Business groups back the PM's Brexit white paper

Feb 03, 2017 - City A.M.

BUSINESS and City groups yesterday welcomed the publication of a white paper outlining the government's priorities as it prepares to start talks over Britain's departure from the EU.

Brexit secretary David Davis said the 77-page document aimed for "a new, positive and constructive" partnership with EU member states.

Square Mile lobbyists TheCityUK, who campaigned for the UK to remain in the EU last year, said the white paper "underlines the important role the UK plays as Europe's fin...