He was sharply critical of British PM Theresa May in parliament. The comments followed the politician’s resignation from May’s government.
The plan has infuriated fervent Brexit supporters.
Whistleblowers claim its connected to efforts to circumvent election finance rules during the Brexit referendum.
Parliamentary committee warned of a profound shift in the way the economy operates, similar in scale to the 2008 financial crisis.
No historical precedent for renegotiating such a wide range of agreements in the short time line available.
Business is concerned with the slow pace of negotiations and the lack of progress.
Four industries would lose $23 billion of exports annually if trade between the two sides reverts to World Trade Organization rules.
A Brexit agreement that creates new tariffs and increases vehicle costs is no small problem for consumers.
Company said it has neither sought nor received assurances it would not be hit with border taxes when it ships parts to Britain.
First phase of negotiations to focus exclusively on the principle of the exit.
Past suggests that it will be the British who will have to make the bulk of the concessions.
Britain and the EU have two years to unpick a tapestry of rules, regulations and agreements.
British PM plans to officially trigger two years of negotiations on March 29.
Says no-deal scenario would leave a number of issues unresolved.
But he warns the free trade deal must succeed or it may be one of the last of it kind.