EMA to Move to Amsterdam due to Brexit

November 24, 2017: By Jon Swedien

The European Medicines Agency is located in the Canary Wharf business district in London

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) will relocate to Amsterdam, the agency announced Nov. 20.

The move is the result of the UK’s decision to withdraw from the European Union, the agency said.

Amsterdam was one of 19 countries that offered to host the EMA. The agency said it must complete the move by March 30, 2019.

The EMA has been headquartered in London since its founding in 1995.

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