Business Minister says contingency planning for hard Brexit continues

The Business Minister says contingency planning for a hard Brexit is continuing.

Heather Humphreys was responding to a Dáil question calling on her to outline what plans the Government is putting in place to help companies.

She says Departments are looking at a range of scenarios for cross border trade post-Brexit but that businesses should “prepare for the worst”.

But Minister Humphreys made the point that talks are still ongoing: