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No-deal could cause sharp unemployment hike says Northern Ireland Civil Service chief David Sterling

David Sterling said a no-deal exit could well have a 'profound and long-lasting impact on society'. Picture by Niall Carson/PA
Michael McHugh, Press Association
A no-deal Brexit could cause a sharp rise in unemployment in Northern Ireland, the head of the civil service said. Inability to prepare, EU tariffs and significant changes to exports could cause bu[...]

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