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EU will 'simply have to' find way of preventing border in event of hard Brexit - Merkel

'We will walk together' - Merkel says after meeting with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Merkel says she will work 'until the very last hour' to prevent a no-deal scenario. Germany wants to show its solidarity with Ireland during Brexit process. Border region representatives shared their 'personal lived experiences' with Merkel
Argentina Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Gus Trompiz

EU no closer to Mercosur deal but sees US beef quota fix in weeks

The European Union is no closer to a trade deal with Mercosur because members of the South American bloc have changed their position on previously agreed issues, but expects to settle a U.S. claim for a bigger share of a beef import quota within weeks, the Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan has said.
Política Independent - Irlanda Política Internacional Michael Holden

DUP's Foster says backstop is 'toxic': 'We will support May if backstop is dealt with'

The leader of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party which props up British Prime Minister Theresa May's minority government said the backstop in her Brexit deal was toxic but she could back the agreement if it was replaced.
Cancillería Independent - Irlanda Mercosur Anthony Boadle

South Americans to demand 'substantial increase' in EU beef quota in latest trade deal move

South American trade bloc Mercosur will offer the European Union (EU) a faster cut in import tariffs than currently included in a trade deal proposal, but will ask for the EU to accept more of its beef imports in exchange, the Argentine negotiator said.
Argentina Independent - Irlanda Agronegocios Maximilian Heath

Argentina's taste for veal complicates beef exporting ambition

Argentina's taste for beef from young calves - viewed as the most tender - is discouraging producers from raising the heavier cattle needed to restore the country's position as a top global beef exporter. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino