South Korea is worried about Brexit, too. Asia's fourth largest economy has lowered its growth outlook and planned a package of stimulus measures in light of global financial uncertainty.
Two of the world's biggest trading nations saw both exports and imports cooling lately. While Chinese trade growth in July slowed significantly compared with June, German exporters even suffered a surprise decline.
Despite global sanctions over its weapons programs, North Korea's economy grew at its fastest pace in 17 years thanks to a jump in exports and increased production in mining and other industries.
Scotland's economy minister has warned London against failing to safeguard the country's iconic beverage after Brexit. Roughly one-third of all exported Scotch arrives in EU countries, making the bloc its largest market.
The IMF has cut its 2017 growth forecast for the UK economy following a weak first quarter, suggesting Brexit is starting to hit consumers and businesses. The finance ministry renewed calls for a smooth exit from the EU.
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