Pound slumps as PM Boris Johnson’s Brexit rhetoric toughens

Pound slumps as PM Boris Johnson’s Brexit rhetoric toughens

LONDON (AP) — Uk Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited Wales on Tuesday on a nationwide tour to reassure voters that their push to go out of the European Union “come what may” will not harm the economy and rip aside the U.K. The move did not persuade foreign currency markets, where in actuality the lb slid up to a new 28-month low amid increasing concerns of a chaotic brexit that is no-deal.

Each day after Johnson ended up being booed in Scotland, he encountered another tough reception from farmers — a group central towards the Welsh economy — whom worry economic havoc if Britain makes the EU without a breakup deal. They do say an incredible number of sheep may need to be slaughtered if tariffs are slapped on lamb exports to the EU. ادامه مطلب …