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UK business minister says focus is to get Brexit deal at Oct. 17 EU summit

British business minister Andrea Leadsom said on Wednesday her government's focus was getting a divorce deal with the European Union at a summit next month that did not r...

UK business minister says focus is to get Brexit deal at Oct. 17 EU summit

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Brexit secretary on whether UK PM could defy no-deal law: Our focus is on securing a deal The U.K.'s Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay called for a "creative" approach from the EU to fix the current impasse between London and Brussels....
18:00, 09/08/2019

Will Order No-Deal Brexit Budget If Elected Prime Minister: UK Minister British interior minister Sajid Javid said he would order the preparation of a "no-deal budget" to convince the European Union that Britain was serious about leaving on Oct. 31 if he succeeds Theresa....
04:36, 06/01/2019

An Ex-U.K. Minister Says Prime Minister Boris Johnson Is Not Trying to Get a Brexit Deal LONDON (AP) — A senior minister who quit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Cabinet said Sunday that the government is making little or no effort to secure a Brexit agreement with the ...
04:24, 09/09/2019

UK Brexit minister Barclay: I told Barnier could not see unchanged Brexit deal being approved British Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Wednesday he told the European Union's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier that he did not envisage an unchanged exit deal being approved by Britain's par...
12:12, 07/17/2019

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson and Donald Tusk clash over 'Mr no-deal' jibe as Brexit tensions rise at G7 summit Boris Johnson and European Council President Donald Tusk have clashed at the start of the G7 summit over who would be to blame in the event of a no-deal Brexit....
03:24, 08/25/2019

JPMorgan says UK unlikely to get a Brexit deal at October summit U.S. investment bank JPMorgan said on Wednesday it was negative about the prospects of Prime Minister Boris Johnson striking a Brexit deal at the Oct. 17-18 EU summit....
14:12, 09/18/2019

JPMorgan says UK PM Johnson unlikely to get a Brexit deal at October summit U.S. investment bank JPMorgan said on Wednesday it was negative about the prospects of Prime Minister Boris Johnson striking a Brexit deal at the Oct. 17-18 EU summit....
12:12, 09/18/2019

At G7 summit, Trump offers Brexit Britain a 'very big' trade deal U.S. President Donald Trump promised a big trade deal for post-Brexit Britain to Boris Johnson on Sunday and praised the new prime minister as the right man to take Britain out of the European Union....
12:12, 08/25/2019

At G7 Summit, Trump Offers Brexit Britain A "Very Big" Trade Deal U.S. President Donald Trump promised a big trade deal for post-Brexit Britain to Boris Johnson on Sunday and praised the new prime minister as the right man to take Britain out of the European Union....
19:24, 08/25/2019

UK minister: Brexit deal with opposition will be easy if they really want one British aid minister Rory Stewart said on Sunday the government and the opposition Labour Party agreed on almost everything about arrangements for Brexit, and that a deal would be easy to do if its le...
11:48, 05/05/2019

It's up to EU to avoid no-deal Brexit, says UK foreign minister Britain's foreign minister on Thursday pressed the European Union to amend the terms of Britain's EU withdrawal agreement, saying Brussels would have to take responsibility for a no-deal Brexit if it ...
04:24, 08/09/2019

Brexit: both Tory sides play down risk of no-deal after business alarm Supporters of Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson say they believe no-deal Brexit is unlikelyBrexit and Tory leadership latestSupporters of the two Conservative leadership candidates have sought to play dow...
15:48, 07/01/2019

Jeremy Hunt sparks business anger with no-deal Brexit comment Tory leadership hopeful says he would tell bankrupt firms their sacrifice was worth itBusiness groups have expressed anger after Jeremy Hunt said he would willingly tell people whose companies went bu...
02:00, 07/01/2019

Conservatives, Labour need to compromise to get Brexit deal: UK minister Both the ruling Conservatives and the Labour opposition have to compromise to get a Brexit accord through parliament, Justice Minister David Gauke said on Saturday when asked about reports that Prime ...
15:24, 05/04/2019

Theresa May’s successor won’t get better Brexit deal: Irish minister DUBLIN – The European Union will not offer a better Brexit deal to the person who takes over as British prime minister, Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Friday, after Theresa May ann...
18:12, 05/24/2019

UK finance minister to quit over no-deal Brexit if Johnson becomes PM British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he would resign if Boris Johnson became prime minister because he felt unable to support a leader happy to take the country out of the European U...
17:24, 07/21/2019

Theresa May Brexit speech: What happens next for the Prime Minister and her deal? Theresa May has set out a 10-point compromise package ahead of another attempt to secure approval for a deal which has already been rejected three times by MPs....
08:36, 05/22/2019

British Foreign Minister Says EU Willing To Renegotiate Brexit Deal British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, a contender to replace Theresa May as prime minister, said Sunday that German Chancellor Angela Merkel had indicated the EU was willing to renegotiate the Brexit...
18:00, 06/09/2019

No-deal Brexit will be stopped, former finance minister Hammond says Parliament will block a no-deal Brexit if unelected people behind Prime Minister Boris Johnson try to wrench Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31 without agreement, former finance minister Phi...
11:50, 08/14/2019

Labour and Tories 'very, very close' to Brexit deal, says minister The Conservatives and Labour are "very, very close" on Brexit and so it would be "surprisingly easy" to broker a deal, cabinet newcomer Rory Stewart has told Sky News....
16:00, 05/05/2019

UK government not doing enough over Brexit deal, ex-work and pensions minister says Britain's former Work and Pensions Secretary, Amber Rudd, said on Sunday she had not seen enough work put in to trying to secure an EU exit deal, and that no formal Brexit negotiations were taking pla...
10:48, 09/08/2019

It seems a no-deal Brexit is going to happen, Finland's Prime Minister says A no-deal Brexit looks likely, Finland's Prime Minister Antti Rinne told CNBC Friday, though he is still hopeful that both sides of the English Channel will have good relations going forward....
21:12, 09/13/2019

Pound hits 27-month low as no-deal Brexit fears grow - business live Sterling is sliding as UK and Brussels head for fresh clash over the Irish BackstopPound slides as Hunt and Johnson say backstop is deadPound hits 27-month low vs dollar, 6-month low vs euroConservati...
14:36, 07/16/2019

Pound hits five-week high as no-deal Brexit fears ebb - business live Sterling is rallying as City investors anticipate a Brexit delay, and an electionLatest: Sterling rallies on no-deal Brexit hopesPound goes up as Johnson’s problems mountCity hopes no-deal Brexit can ...
17:12, 09/05/2019

Bank of England: No-deal Brexit could cause 'significant' market turmoil - business live Financial Stability Report says UK banks can ride out a no-deal Brexit, but there could be serious volatility in the marketsSummary: Bank’s no-deal Brexit worriesLatest: Mark Carney holds press confer...
09:24, 07/12/2019

No-deal Brexit and slowdown fears push pound near two-year low - business live The pound has hit its lowest level since January as economists fear the UK economy shrank in the last quarterLatest: Pound slides below $1.25Hard Brexit worries weigh on sterlingSlump in retail sales ...
14:36, 07/09/2019

Brexit minister Barclay tells Barnier UK will leave EU on Oct 31 with or without deal The UK's Brexit minister Stephen Barclay spoke to the European Union's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier on Tuesday and told him he wants a deal but will leave the bloc on Oct. 31 with or without one....
23:48, 07/30/2019

PM Johnson will go to EU to seek a deal, not a Brexit delay: finance minister British finance minister Sajid Javid said on Sunday Prime Minister Boris Johnson will not ask for a Brexit delay at an EU summit next month, but will instead press to secure a deal to smooth Britain's...
13:12, 09/08/2019

No-Deal Brexit document leaked by former minister: UK government source Documents detailing the negative impact of a no-deal Brexit were leaked by a former minister in an attempt to try and influence the government's negotiations with the European Union, a government sour...
13:48, 08/18/2019

UK finance minister Hammond to resign on Wednesday over no-deal Brexit Britain's finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he would resign on Wednesday before his expected sacking by the favorite to become Britain's next prime minister, Boris Johnson, takes office....
12:48, 07/21/2019

Irish finance minister believes UK would rather avoid no-deal Brexit Britain would rather avoid leaving the European Union without a transition deal but is willing to contemplate it if necessary, Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said on Tuesday after talks with B...
21:12, 08/06/2019

UK Brexit minister Barclay says chances of a 'no deal' EU exit are underpriced The chances of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal at the end of October are underpriced, Britain's Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Wednesday....
13:24, 07/17/2019

UK minister refuses to rule out ignoring law preventing no-deal Brexit A British Cabinet minister has refused to confirm that the government would abide by any law preventing a no-deal Brexit if one is forced through Parliament this week....
19:48, 09/01/2019

UK justice minister says likely parliament will find a way to stop no-deal Brexit British justice minister David Gauke said on Sunday he believed that parliament would find a way to stop a new prime minister taking Britain out of the European Union without a deal....
17:00, 07/07/2019

British finance minister says: Kill the specter of a no-deal Brexit Britain's finance minister on Thursday warned those in his party vying for Prime Minister Theresa May's job that a no-deal Brexit would undermine the economy and threaten the United Kingdom's cohesion...
09:24, 05/30/2019

Minister: Defeating May’s bill will leave Brexit deal ‘dead’ Britain’s chief Brexit minister says Britain will be faced with a choice between a no-deal EU exit and remaining in the European Union if lawmakers reject Prime Minister Theresa May’s flagship Brexit ...
19:12, 05/15/2019

Warning PM rivals, minister says no deal would swallow Brexit war chest Finance minister Philip Hammond challenged the two rivals to become Britain's prime minister over their spending promises on Monday, warning that walking away from the European Union without a deal wo...
15:12, 07/01/2019

UK finance minister cautions PM candidates over no-deal Brexit and spending Britain's finance minister on Thursday warned those in his party vying for Prime Minister Theresa May's job that a no-deal Brexit would threaten the United Kingdom's cohesion and that they should tone...
10:00, 05/30/2019

Britain at risk of 'full-blown' recession as no-deal Brexit looms - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including the Office for Budget Responsibility’s new stress test of the UK economy Newsflash: OBR warns Britain risks ‘full-blown’ recession...
15:00, 07/18/2019

British Prime Minister Johnson promises a bold new Brexit deal Boris Johnson promised in his first speech as prime minister to lead Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31 with "no ifs or buts" and warned that if the bloc refused to negotiate then there woul...
22:48, 07/24/2019

Britain is turbo-charging no-deal Brexit preparations: foreign minister Britain is turbo-charging its no-deal Brexit preparations and will be ready to leave the European Union with or without a deal on Oct. 31, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said on Monday....
15:24, 07/29/2019

Wrong to think new British PM can renegotiate Brexit deal: Luxembourg foreign minister Luxembourg's Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn said on Monday that it would be wrong to think that a new British prime minister could renegotiate a Brexit deal, as all the main elements of the accord ha...
10:12, 06/17/2019

Is prime minister Boris Johnson leading us to a no-deal Brexit? - podcast Boris Johnson will enter Downing Street this afternoon as Britain’s new prime minister. But Britain is still hurtling to the Brexit deadline of 31 October – with parliament rising this week for its su...
04:36, 07/24/2019

Ex-UK finance minister, Labour plot ways to block no-deal Brexit: paper Former British finance minister Philip Hammond, who quit the government last week before Boris Johnson took over as prime minister, has held secret talks with the opposition Labour Party about how to ...
23:24, 07/27/2019

British Prime Minister Theresa May resists pressure to resign over tattered Brexit deal Amid a feverish mood as rumors and plots swirled through Parliament, Conservative lawmakers set up a showdown meeting with Theresa May for Friday.        ...
00:48, 05/23/2019

Brexit minister Stephen Barclay tells Michel Barnier that UK will leave EU on October 31 with or without a deal Stephen Barclay said he has told chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier that he wants a deal but will leave the EU on October 31 with or without one....
01:00, 07/31/2019

Increased likelihood of a no-deal Brexit after prorogued Parliament is 'terrifying', business leaders warn Business leaders today reacted with dismay to the political crisis sparked by Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament, warning that it only made a chaotic no-deal Brexit more likely....
15:00, 08/29/2019

Trump to focus on economic accomplishments at G-7 summit President Trump headed to France Friday night for the G-7 summit of world leaders, where he will have bilateral meetings with the leaders of most of the other nations attending to discuss economic, tr...
03:48, 08/24/2019

Britain 'falling into Brexit recession' as business output shrinks – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as latest economic healthcheck suggests UK economy is shrinkingBreaking: UK falling into recession, survey showsComposite UK PMI slumps to 4...
14:24, 09/04/2019

Futures higher with G20 summit, inflation data in focus U.S. equity futures rose on Friday amid growing caution ahead of a crucial meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping and the release of inflation data that could feed into the Federal Res...
15:24, 06/28/2019

Operation Yellowhammer: Government hits back over leaked dossier on no-deal Brexit as minister blasts it as 'scaremongering' Business minister Kwasi Kwarteng said people were playing into 'Project Fear' following the leak Michael Gove said Yellowhammer represented a 'worst-case scenario' Number 10 says document was leaked b...
16:36, 08/18/2019

Annual UN women activists’ summit opens with focus on services, infrastructure A wheelchair-bound Pakistani mother who yearned to visit a park without worrying about ramp access, and a young South Sudanese woman who dreams of having affordable health care, were among the speaker...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Trudeau meets with Trump at G7 summit with focus on trade, economic issues The prime minister will host the bilateral meeting, and is expected to focus on building upon positive dealings that he and other Canadian officials have had with the White House in recent days and we...
15:48, 08/25/2019

Boris Johnson secretly pursuing 'dangerous no-deal Brexit' says Nicola Sturgeon on Prime Minister's first visit to Scotland Nicola Sturgeon believes Boris Johnson is secretly pursuing a "dangerous" no-deal Brexit, the SNP leader said after her first meeting with the new Prime Minister....
23:24, 07/29/2019

Motorola India to Focus on Growing Business in Online Space Motorola that saw its India shipments decline a whopping 70 percent year-on-year (YoY) in 2018, is re-energising its focus on growing business in the online space, a key company official has stressed....
10:24, 07/01/2019

Budget 2019 Live: Nirmala Sitharaman May Focus On Business Tax Cuts Union Budget 2019 updates: The Union Budget 2019 of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will be presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today. This is Ms Sitharaman's first Union Budget......
06:00, 07/05/2019

FOCUS-Verizon resurrects media business as safe haven on the internet Banning pornography from Tumblr was not necessarily meant to define Verizon Media's strategy to turn around a collection of Internet has-beens. But that is how it has played out....
13:12, 07/18/2019

Investors focus on US growth figures after ECB holds fire on new stimulus – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news as traders assess bets on interest rate cutsSports Direct shares fall as company delays results for a second time UK weather: rail travel dis...
12:12, 07/26/2019

J&J analyst day tries to steer focus to drug business as talc baby powder comes under fire Johnson & Johnson's pharmaceutical business will take the spotlight Wednesday at the company's analyst day as the company shares its plans for the next few years and tries to allay investors...
16:36, 05/15/2019

FOCUS-'Merch by Amazon' t-shirt business increasing orders from Disney to Dr. Seuss The holy grail for apparel brands facing rising uncertainty and cost in their global supply chains is to make their merchandise closer to the point of the sale....
12:48, 05/30/2019

What to Expect of Britain’s New Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the G7 Summit Britain’s new Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make his debut on the international stage this weekend, at the G7 summit of world leaders in Biarritz, France. There, Johnson will have his first ...
17:24, 08/23/2019

Iran Minister In Dramatic Visit To G7 Summit, With Trump Attending Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif flew into Biarritz in southern France for the G7 summit on Sunday in an unexpected and dramatic attempt to break a diplomatic deadlock over Tehran's......
19:24, 08/25/2019

Brazil environment minister to meet US climate denier group before UN summit Ricardo Salles to meet Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI)Critics say Bolsonaro lacks commitment to fight climate crisisBrazil’s environment minister, Ricardo Salles, will meet a rightwing US advoc...
10:00, 09/13/2019

G7 summit: Iran foreign minister makes surprise Biarritz appearance Visit comes during summit at which policy on Iran has been one of most contentious issuesIran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has made a surprise appearance in Biarritz in the middle of a G7...
18:12, 08/25/2019

PM Johnson Takes Dip In Ocean At G7 Summit, Offers "Metaphor" On Brexit Facing accusations from political opponents of being out at sea over his Brexit strategy, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson strode into the Atlantic Ocean for a bracing dip on Sunday before......
19:24, 08/25/2019

Sushma Swaraj Discusses Wuhan Summit Agenda With China's Foreign Minister External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday met her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on the sidelines of a multilateral meeting in Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek and discussed issues of bilateral......
14:12, 05/22/2019

Iranian foreign minister arrives in G7 summit town in France: Iran official Iran's foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived on Sunday in Biarritz, southwestern France, where leaders of the G7 group of nations are meeting, an Iranian official said....
16:36, 08/25/2019

StanChart, HSBC sharpen EU focus to help clients cut path through Brexit, red tape Just as Britain moves to sever its ties with the European Union, two of its biggest banks, HSBC and Standard Chartered, are building up their operations in the bloc in a bid to win more business helpi...
14:36, 06/27/2019

Trump or Europe? UK's Johnson to sample post-Brexit reality at G7 summit Boris Johnson is about to feel the pinch of Brexit Britain's new global status: squeezed on one side by Europeans in no mood to yield, and on the other by a United States driving a hard bargain for it...
08:12, 08/21/2019

EU wary of Brexit crash landing at high-stakes October summit Britain finally put some documents on the table on Thursday to break an impasse in its Brexit talks with the EU, but the bloc is worried that London is banking too much on a meeting of the 28 national...
20:02, 09/19/2019

PMQs: May faces Corbyn as Fox says it's no-deal or no Brexit if MPs vote down deal again – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn at PMQsMPs vow to vote down May’s withdrawal agreement next monthLiam Fox’s Q&A 1.27pm BST ...
14:36, 05/15/2019

Deal or no deal, opinions are divided on Brexit at Dover ahead of the EU elections "It would be hell if there was a no deal," predicts Simon Bailey as he heads onto Dover's seafront. In the distance, the busiest ferry port in Europe is in full throttle, with some 10,000 lorries a da...
18:00, 05/20/2019

Boris Johnson's government sets aside additional $2.8B to deal with potential no-deal Brexit fallout The British government headed by newly elected Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set aside an additional £2.1 billion ($2.3 billion) in preparation for a no-deal Brexit....
19:24, 08/01/2019

Deal or no-deal, Brexit's puppet master has more strings to pull Boxed in by parliament, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's next move on the Brexit chessboard will most likely be played with the ruthless bravura that his senior adviser, Dominic Cummings, built ...
17:48, 09/10/2019

| WATCH | Jeremy Corbyn: Hunt and Johnson are perusing post no-Deal Brexit trade deal with Trump UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has accused Conservative leadership candidates Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson of using the possibility of a no-deal Brexit as a way to form a new trade agreement with Don...
14:00, 07/15/2019

Drahi says to keep focus on TMT businesses after Sotheby's deal Billionaire Patrick Drahi said on Monday he would remain focused on his main telecoms and media businesses and would not sell any shares in his Altice Europe NV business to fund his acquisition of Sot...
18:24, 06/17/2019

Prospects of EU summit deal on top jobs go up in smoke Chances of EU leaders agreeing on Thursday on who should inherit the bloc's top jobs - including the head of its central bank - appeared vanishingly slim, as France and Germany cast doubt on any immin...
18:24, 06/20/2019

Trump says may know if Japan trade deal is on by end of G7 summit U.S. President Donald Trump said he could know by the end of a bilateral meeting with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe whether their two countries will secure a new trade deal....
15:00, 08/25/2019

Brexit: Lords deal blow to Boris Johnson with pledge to pass bill stopping no deal – politics live Late-night Lords vote commits peers to passing Benn bill by end of Friday, before parliament is suspended. Follow for latest newsLords agree to rule out filibuster 7.11am BST George Monbiot has pointe...
08:48, 09/05/2019

G7 summit: Boris Johnson in charm offensive as he holds talks with leaders to position UK for post-Brexit world Boris Johnson has used the closing stages of the G7 summit to hold a series of talks with world leaders as he seeks to position Britain for a post-Brexit world....
18:12, 08/26/2019

Bulgaria's Borissov says hopes for deal in EU top job summit fight Prime Minister Boyko Borrisov said disagreement over the EU's top jobs had pitted nations against each other but that he hoped that EU leaders would find a way to unite behind a deal at a third day of...
15:36, 07/02/2019

British Steel is open to new buyers: UK business minister British Steel, which was forced into liquidation on Wednesday after failing to secure an emergency government loan, is open to new buyers, business minister Greg Clark said on Wednesday....
13:36, 05/22/2019

Any Other Business: A new politics podcast where Brexit is banned Does the thought of a facilitated customs arrangement make your eyes glaze over? Are you flummoxed by Norway, Norway Plus and Norway For Now? Are you (dare I say it) bored of Brexit?...
20:48, 05/22/2019

Brexit news latest: Theresa May insists Withdrawal Agreement 'delivers Brexit' in desperate plea for MPs to back deal Theresa May has insisted her Withdrawal Agreement Bill "delivers Brexit" after senior ministers admitted it will be "dead" if MPs reject it a fourth time....
01:12, 05/16/2019

Deal or No Deal: What to Know About Brexit Under Boris Johnson Theresa May’s designated successor as prime minister says he is willing to leave the European Union without an agreement, despite dire predictions and opposition in Parliament....
14:48, 07/23/2019

Deal or no deal: what next for Brexit, the Tories and the country? Things will have to move fast if the new PM is to take the UK out of the EU before 31 OctoberToday’s developments - liveNow that Theresa May has announced her resignation date, what happens next?Initi...
20:00, 05/24/2019

No-deal Brexit 'fraught with risks' and everyone should be worried, warns former Brexit chief A no-deal Brexit is "fraught with risks" and is something everyone should be worried about, the former permanent secretary at the Brexit department has said....
08:24, 07/08/2019

Brexit chaos 'making business planning impossible' Survey showing high proportion of firms unprepared shows dangers of no deal, says BCCA “concerningly high number” of UK businesses are unprepared for a no-deal Brexit, the British Chambers of Commerce...
20:36, 09/07/2019

UK business department says a quarter of its staff is working on Brexit Around a quarter of staff at Britain's business department are working on the country's exit from the European Union, the department said in response to a Freedom of Information request....
19:48, 09/10/2019

UK business department says a quarter of its staff are working on Brexit Around a quarter of staff at Britain's business department are working on the country's exit from the European Union, the department said in response to a Freedom of Information request....
17:48, 09/10/2019

Brexit is damaging business confidence, say leading UK firms Micro Focus and Hays among companies warning of slower trading as confidence fallsClear signs that Brexit concerns are starting to bite emerged as businesses flagged a freeze on spending and delays in...
02:12, 08/30/2019

Kim Jong Un may use summit with Xi to send nuke deal message to Trump, defector says A former North Korean diplomat believes Kim Jong Un wants to make a deal with President Trump over the Hermit Kingdom's hotly-disputed nuclear program – and the ex-diplomat thinks Chinese President Xi...
23:12, 06/20/2019

Guatemala postpones Trump summit, says will not sign 'safe third country' deal Guatemala said on Sunday it would postpone President Jimmy Morales' visit to Washington to discuss Guatemala's potential designation as a 'safe third country' for asylum seekers, stressing that it has...
21:00, 07/14/2019

UK factories suffer from Brexit and trade war tensions - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: UK factories report weak orders and outputIntroduction: Can policymakers avoid recession?Germany could be sliding into recessionTrump ...
15:00, 08/20/2019

UK GDP report to show Brexit summer slowdown – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news 7.51am BST Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the financial markets, the eurozone and business. Related:...
09:12, 09/09/2019

Pompeo Meets PM, S Jaishankar Today, Russia Arms Deal In Focus: 10 Points US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Foreign Minister S Jaishankar will hold talks in New Delhi today. Terrorism, H1B visas, trade, India's arms deal with Russia and the situation arising out of the....
06:48, 06/26/2019

FOCUS-Seeds of London Stock Exchange deal planted at flower show The London Stock Exchange Group Plc’s expected $27 billion purchase of financial-data business Refinitiv has its origins in May 2013, amid the crocuses, champagne and corporate hobnobbing of London’s ...
07:48, 08/01/2019

FOCUS-China to bid on D.C. Metro rail deal as national security hawks circle China's CRRC plans to bid on a big Washington D.C. subway project as it doubles down on a charm campaign in the United States to quash a rising chorus of critics who have cast the rail car maker as a ...
12:12, 05/09/2019

Egypt's petroleum minister advocates business over politics in gas-rich East Mediterranean Egypt's petroleum minister praised the "practical and pragmatic" approach to energy security among countries signed up to the Eastern Mediterranean Gas Forum....
15:24, 09/10/2019

Billionaire Czech prime minister's business ties fuel corruption scandal It's the Czech Republic's largest protest since 1989. Some 250,000 people have taken to the street calling for Andrej Babis to resign amid a corruption scandal that intertwines his government and form...
19:00, 06/25/2019

UK business group condemns Labour nationalization plans, Brexit delay Plans by Britain's opposition Labour Party to nationalize utilities including the country's electricity grid will damage investment as well as hurting many small shareholders, one of the country's mai...
03:24, 05/22/2019

UK construction output 'drops like a stone' as Brexit bites - business live British builders have suffered their worst monthly decline as heightened political and economic uncertainty hurts the economyBreaking: UK builders suffer plunging outputPMI falls to just 43.1, weakest...
16:24, 07/02/2019

UK factories hit by falling orders, as Brexit uncertainty continues - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as China threatens to retaliate over America’s clampdown on HuaweiLatest: UK factory orders weakenPound hits four-month lowEarlier:OECD call...
13:00, 05/21/2019

Pound falls below $1.28 as collapse of Brexit talks looms – business live Theresa May on brink as she struggles to reach deal with Labour and agrees to set her own departure timetable 9.36am BST The pound is still hovering around three-month lows against the US dollar, as w...
10:48, 05/17/2019

EU leaders fail to reach deal on candidates for top jobs and announce special summit for June 30 BRUSSELS (AP) — EU leaders fail to reach deal on candidates for top jobs and announce special summit for June 30....
03:00, 06/21/2019

G20 summit: Donald Trump and Xi Jinping reach deal to restart US-China trade talks President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping have agreed to resume talks in a year-long trade war that has fuelled a global economic slowdown....
10:12, 06/29/2019

Bank of England says worst-case Brexit scenario now 'less severe' - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as latest economic healthcheck suggests UK economy is shrinkingLatest: Mark Carney dials back on Brexit worriesThe Key Chart: GDP still expe...
16:48, 09/04/2019

Trump calls for US interest rate cut; fears of UK Brexit recession – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as the National Institute of Economic and Social Research warns the UK faces a murky futureLatest: Trump says Fed should lower borrowing cos...
15:12, 07/22/2019

UK economy 'close to stagnation' as Brexit uncertainty hits demand - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including new healthchecks on the world’s service sector companiesUK PMI slips closer to stagnationIMF warning on ChinaWall Street posts bes...
11:24, 06/05/2019

Former UK Brexit minister Raab enters battle to be next PM Former Brexit Minister Dominic Raab became the sixth candidate to enter the contest to replace Theresa May as prime minister on Saturday, vowing to fight for a fairer deal on Brexit....
04:00, 05/26/2019

The agile supply chain: 5 ways to disaster-proof your business from trade wars and Brexit This period of uncertainty may be the wakeup call we all needed to design the type of modern, flexible trading networks we should have had all along.Read More...
19:12, 09/08/2019

UK factories suffer shock contraction as Brexit and trade wars bite - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as British manufacturing shrinks for the first time since July 2016Latest: UK manufacturing shrank in MayPMI fell to 49.4, a three-year lowB...
12:36, 06/03/2019

German growth forecast slashed as Brexit stockpiling boost fades - business live Disappointing factory output, and the biggest drop in monthly exports in four years, shows Germany’s economy remains weakLatest: Bundesbank slashes growth forecastsIntroduction: Germany had a bad Apri...
11:24, 06/07/2019

Brexit hangover leaves UK nursing worst monthly contraction since 2016 - business live Britain’s economy shrank by 0.4% in April as car factories shut down in case of a hard Brexit, and stockpiling boost fadedLatest: UK economy shrank 0.4% in AprilONS: Brexit uncertainty hit growthBigge...
14:12, 06/10/2019

UK inflation driven up by 'brutal' energy bills; Brexit woes hit pound - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as rising energy bills and air fares push the cost of living higherLatest: British Steel in liquidationInflation jumps to 2.1%Energy costs s...
13:36, 05/22/2019

Ireland would be in favour of Brexit extension: finance minister Ireland would be in favour of extending the October 31 deadline for Britain to leave the European Union to mitigate possible risks to the Northern Irish peace process and damage to its economy, Financ...
09:36, 09/09/2019

Pro-Brexit minister quits as Theresa May faces endgame The Leader of the UK House of Commons Angela Leadsom said she can no longer support Theresa May's Brexit deal. The move comes amidst growing calls for the embattled prime minister to step down....
02:36, 05/23/2019

Former British Prime Minister Cameron ‘Sorry’ for Brexit Divisions (LONDON) — The British prime minister who called the Brexit referendum and then saw the public vote to leave the European Union says he is sorry for the divisions it has caused. David Cameron sa...
18:24, 09/14/2019

UK must decide next step on Brexit, says France’s Europe minister Amélie de Montchalin says EU 27 countries are not putting pressure on Britain over BrexitFrance’s minister for European affairs, Amélie de Montchalin, has said it is up to the UK to decide the next st...
01:00, 06/29/2019

No Brexit Breakthrough as U.K. Prime Minister Meets With Top EU Official The EU’s Jean-Claude Juncker told U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson the bloc is still awaiting concrete proposals from London for how to avoid a physical border on the island of Ireland, damping hopes...
07:01, 09/17/2019

PM will not shut parliament to force through Brexit, minister suggests Boris Johnson will not shut down parliament or try to stay on as leader of the country if he loses a no-confidence vote, the energy minister has suggested to Sky News....
14:12, 08/18/2019

UK lawmakers can determine type of Brexit by amending law: minister Lawmakers will be able to determine the shape of Britain's exit from the European Union by amending the government's Brexit legislation in parliament, trade minister Liam Fox will say on Tuesday....
19:24, 05/21/2019

UK's Johnson sticking to Brexit plans, says foreign minister Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains determined to pull Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31 come what may, his foreign minister said on Sunday....
10:48, 09/08/2019

Under 'dark cloud' of Brexit, UK minister quits before Johnson becomes PM A British minister and longstanding critic of Boris Johnson quit on Monday, the latest resignation before the presumed new prime minister takes office with a "do or die" pledge to leave the European U...
17:00, 07/22/2019

UK minister dismisses 'scaremongering' over leaked Brexit report British energy minister Kwasi Kwarteng on Sunday dismissed concerns over potential food, fuel and drug shortages in the event of a no-deal Brexit as scaremongering....
13:48, 08/18/2019

| British minister blasts 'lazy thinking' on Brexit Britain's Brexit minister condemned "lazy thinking" about the country's divorce from the European Union, urging Brussels to be ambitious in future cooperation, particularly on security issues....
22:36, 05/09/2019

British Prime Minister Wants to Hulk Out for Brexit, Because This Is Where This Farce Is at Right Now If you’ve been trying to pay attention to whatever in god’s now-ungodly-name is going on in the UK right now over the nightmare that is Brexit, recently you’ve heard about some bizarre, arcane parliam...
04:00, 09/16/2019

New Prime Minister Won't Change Brexit, Says European Commission The election of a new British prime minister will not change the accord on Britain's departure from the bloc agreed between the EU and the outgoing premier in London, a European Commission spokesman.....
20:00, 06/11/2019

Britain’s next prime minister could make Brexit worse Theresa May spent two years trying to work out how Britain should leave the European Union, and it remains unclear whether any of the candidates vying to replace her have a real plan to deal with Brex...
20:00, 06/11/2019

Pound suffers further slide after Boris Johnson takes Brexit hard line – business live Rolling coverage of business, economics and markets as the pound hits new 28-month low against the US dollar 7.46am BST British Gas owner Centrica has announced that its chief executive, Ian Conn, wil...
09:00, 07/30/2019

Incoming prime minister poses a Brexit puzzle for Brussels Officials unsure of next Tory leader’s true views on EU or whether MPs will back themWhile Westminster has been gripped by the Conservative leadership race, Brussels has been on a Brexit break.That re...
14:00, 07/21/2019

Brexit: Irish minister Creed says backstop cannot be time-limited Irish Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed on Wednesday repeated his government's position that no time limit can be set on the "backstop" in Britain's Withdrawal Agreement with the European Union....
13:48, 07/31/2019

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May Under Fire Over Her Latest Brexit Proposal (LONDON) — British Prime Minister Theresa May faced a chorus of calls Wednesday to rip up her tattered Brexit blueprint and call an end to her embattled premiership after her attempt at compromi...
16:48, 05/22/2019

Boris Johnson Sticking To Brexit Plans, Says UK's Foreign Minister Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains determined to pull Britain out of the European Union on October 31 come what may, his foreign minister said on Sunday....
16:24, 09/08/2019

UK prime minister doesn’t want election amid Brexit crisis British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has shot down the notion that he wants an early election to secure Brexit, insisting that it wasn’t the way to get a deal done...
20:12, 09/02/2019

British Prime Minister Wants to Hulk Out for Brexit, Because This Is Where This Farce Is at Right Now [Updated] If you’ve been trying to pay attention to whatever in god’s now-ungodly-name is going on in the UK right now over the nightmare that is Brexit, recently you’ve heard about some bizarre, arcane parliam...
16:12, 09/16/2019

U.K. Lawmakers in Brexit Uproar After Prime Minister Suspends Parliament Westminster was in uproar in after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suspended Parliament for several weeks to push through Brexit, as rebel and opposition lawmakers rushed to plan ways to block a ...
19:24, 08/29/2019

UK's Johnson will not form pact with Brexit Party: health minister Incoming British prime minister Boris Johnson will not form an electoral pact with the Brexit Party or seek an early election to gain stronger parliamentary backing for his Brexit plans, health minist...
11:24, 07/24/2019

Brexit crisis: Minister quits, piling pressure on Britain's May Prominent Brexit supporter Andrea Leadsom resigned from Prime Minister Theresa May's government on Wednesday, piling pressure on the British leader after a new Brexit gambit backfired and fueled calls...
02:00, 05/23/2019

Trump says Boris Johnson would fix Brexit as Britain’s prime minister President Trump on Friday lavished praise on Boris Johnson, the leading contender to replace Theresa May as Britain’s prime minister. “I like him. I like Boris Johnson. I spoke to him yesterday. I thi...
22:12, 07/19/2019

Boris Johnson Led the Charge for Brexit. Now, as Prime Minister, He Must Deliver It A week to the day before Boris Johnson became U.K. Prime Minister, he was on stage waving a smoked fish above his head. “I want you to consider this kipper,” Johnson told his crowd, punctu...
21:00, 07/24/2019

British Prime Minister Johnson vows Brexit with 'no ifs or buts' Boris Johnson used his first speech as prime minister to vow to lead Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31 "no ifs or buts", warning that if the European Union refused to negotiate then there w...
20:24, 07/24/2019

Brexit minister complains EU has offered no solutions to Irish backstop Exclusive: Stephen Barclay believes both UK and Brussels should propose alternativesLatest Brexit developments - live updatesThe Brexit secretary, Stephen Barclay, has complained to EU ambassadors tha...
14:24, 09/04/2019

New British prime minister Johnson promises Brexit with 'no ifs or buts' Boris Johnson took office as British prime minister on Wednesday, vowing to implement the result of the 2016 Brexit referendum and lead Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31 with "no ifs or but...
17:48, 07/24/2019

U.K. Prime Minister’s Latest Brexit Compromise: A Chance for a Second Referendum (LONDON) — British Prime Minister Theresa May says Parliament will get the chance to vote on whether to hold a new referendum on Britain’s EU membership, as she tries to get lawmakers to b...
20:48, 05/21/2019

Former Conservative minister Gyimah joins Liberal Democrats over Brexit Former Conservative minister Sam Gyimah has joined the pro-European Union Liberal Democrat party, barely a week after being expelled from the Conservative grouping in parliament over his opposition to...
22:24, 09/14/2019

Former British Prime Minister David Cameron apologizes for Brexit David Cameron says he’s sorry for Brexit. In a new interview, the former British Prime Minister said he regretted his role in leading his country toward the current crisis, according to a new in...
22:00, 09/14/2019

Brexit news latest: MPs to launch fresh bid to block no-deal… as Boris Johnson insists he's 'not bluffing' about quitting without a deal MPs are set to launch a fresh bid to block a no-deal Brexit as Boris Johnson insisted that he is not bluffing over his commitment to take the UK out of the EU without a deal....
15:36, 07/07/2019

Leaked Brexit documents show worst-case scenario: minister Leaked British government documents warning of the impact of a no-deal Brexit are based on a worst-case scenario, said Michael Gove, the minister in charge of coordinating preparations for leaving the...
13:48, 08/18/2019

Boris Johnson vows to stick to Brexit plan despite minister’s resignation Johnson's strategy to leave "do or die" by that deadline has been shaken by the events of recent days, which have prompted critics to describe him as a "tin pot dictator" and deepened uncertainty over...
00:48, 09/09/2019

Brexit news latest: European elections will go ahead on May 23, minister confirms European Parliament elections will go ahead in the UK on May 23 because there is not enough time left to complete the ratification of Brexit before then, the government confirmed today....
16:24, 05/07/2019

Corbyn sacks shadow Brexit minister for ‘Hitler in the bunker’ comment Lady Hayter loses job after comparing those around Labour leader to film about Hitler’s last days Labour’s shadow Brexit ­minister, Dianne Hayter, has been sacked after she likened the “bunker mentali...
16:00, 07/18/2019

Health minister Hancock says general election before Brexit bad for UK and party: The Times A general election before Brexit would be bad for the UK and catastrophic for the ruling Conservative party, British health minister Matt Hancock told the Times newspaper on Monday....
00:36, 05/27/2019

Ireland's finance minister sees significant risk of disorderly Brexit Ireland thinks there is now a significant risk of a disorderly Brexit and is taking measures to protect itself from any legal consequences, finance minister Paschal Donohoe said on Tuesday....
12:48, 07/09/2019

Brexit anger makes European vote 'difficult' for Conservatives: UK minister European elections will be difficult for Britain's governing Conservatives, their education minister said on Sunday, after the party slumped into fourth place in an opinion poll and a new Brexit Party...
19:48, 05/12/2019

German foreign minister sees chance of avoiding disorderly Brexit There is still a chance of avoiding a disorderly Brexit, but Germany is well prepared should Britain crash out of the European Union without a deal, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Wednesda...
14:00, 09/11/2019

EU27 ready for all Brexit scenarios, German finance minister Scholz says The European Union is united and ready for all scenarios related to Britain's planned departure from the bloc, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Twitter on Friday, after meeting his British ...
18:48, 08/16/2019

Protests In Britain Against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit Move Demonstrators rallied on Saturday in cities across Britain against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's controversial move to suspend parliament weeks before Brexit....
15:00, 08/31/2019

Theresa May Will Resign as British Prime Minister After Failing to Deliver Brexit Theresa May will resign as leader of Britain’s ruling Conservative Party on June 7, she announced on the steps of 10 Downing Street on Friday morning. She will remain Prime Minister until a new ...
11:48, 05/24/2019

Junior Brexit Minister James Cleverly enters race to be next UK PM: media Britain's James Cleverly, who became a junior Brexit minister last month, has officially entered the conservative leadership race to replace prime minister Theresa May, he said in a media interview la...
03:36, 05/29/2019

FOCUS-Glencore's risk appetite dwindles, fueling focus on safer regions Glencore Inc's penchant for risk has long been mining industry lore, but the company is quickly expanding into a part of the world that would have been improbable just a few years ago: Minnesota....
09:12, 09/05/2019

IBM closes $34 billion deal to buy Red Hat to boost cloud business International Business Machines Corp said on Tuesday it has closed its $34 billion acquisition of software company Red Hat Inc , as it looks to ramp up its cloud computing business....
00:00, 07/10/2019

Is a Business Class Ticket the Better Deal on International Trips? I’ve only flown first class once, and it was on a short flight where it was hardly worth the upgrade. However, I’ve flown basic economy many times and, since I am a petite woman who packs light and ha...
17:48, 07/18/2019

Macron firm on backstop as Brexit talks with British prime minister continue British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Thursday to discuss a new deal for Britain to leave the European Union....
06:12, 08/23/2019

Protestors Amass Across U.K. Over Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit Parliament Suspension (LONDON) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s provocative decision to suspend the British Parliament for a time before the country’s deadline for leaving the European Union came under fi...
21:00, 08/31/2019

On Brexit Mission, Britain's Boris Johnson Takes Office Of Prime Minister Boris Johnson began putting together his top team as he prepared to take over as Britain's prime minister on Wednesday, on a mission to deliver Brexit by October 31 by any means necessary....
17:36, 07/24/2019

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Tells Lawmakers to Back His Brexit Plan (LONDON) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson shot down the notion that he wanted an early election to secure Brexit, insisting Monday that it wasn’t the way to get a deal done. Johnson ...
23:24, 09/03/2019

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Tells Lawmakers to Back His Brexit Plan LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson shot down the notion that he wanted an early election to secure Brexit, insisting Monday that it wasn’t the way to get a deal done. Johns...
07:48, 09/03/2019

Watch Trump say Boris Johnson 'knows how to win' after the UK prime minister is repeatedly defeated on Brexit Getty Donald Trump insists Boris Johnson "knows how to win" after the UK prime minister suffers repeated defeats on his Brexit plans. Johnson loses a series of House of Commons votes on plans to forc...
00:24, 09/05/2019

Theresa May to resign as British prime minister: Timeline of Brexit and events that led to her demise A timeline of key events in how Brexit unfolded and how the political crisis led up to Theresa May's ouster as British prime minister: May 7, 2015: British voters elect a majority Conservative governm...
13:24, 05/24/2019

Infineon revs up auto business with $10 billion Cypress deal Germany's Infineon has agreed to buy Silicon Valley-based Cypress Semiconductor for $10 billion, in an expensive move by Europe's largest chip-maker to expand further in next-generation automobiles an...
17:12, 06/03/2019

Trump: Biden’s son should face probe over China business deal President Trump says Joe Biden should be investigated over a conservative author’s allegations that his son Hunter Biden pocketed millions from the Chinese government in a shady business deal. “100 pe...
22:48, 05/17/2019

Nvidia boosts self-driving AI business with Volvo trucks deal Sweden's AB Volvo is joining forces with Nvidia to develop artificial intelligence used in self-driving trucks, in a boost for the U.S. chipmaker that was ditched by Tesla last year....
13:24, 06/18/2019

Blackstone: Even a 'smaller' US-China deal could be good for business confidence Blackstone Executive Vice Chairman Tony James says he's less optimistic now than before that the U.S.-China trade war could be resolved, but even a smaller deal could help lift sentiment....
07:12, 09/21/2019

It's business as usual at Mexico's southern border despite Trump deal On Saturday, at the busiest crossing point along Mexico's porous southern border with Guatemala, evidence of Mexico's promised crackdown on waves of new arrivals trying to reach the United States was ...
07:24, 06/09/2019

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tells lawmakers to back his Brexit plan Downing Street said the British prime minister would call an early election if legislation blocking his plans for a departure from the EU by the Oct. 31 deadline passes.      ...
03:24, 09/04/2019

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Denies Lying to Queen Elizabeth Over Brexit (LONDON) — The British government insisted Thursday that its forecast of food and medicine shortages, gridlock at ports and riots in the streets after a no-deal Brexit is an avoidable worst-case...
23:48, 09/12/2019

Rising high, Sajid Javid named UK finance minister to guide Brexit economy Sajid Javid became Britain's first ethnic minority finance minister on Wednesday, capping off an unlikely rise from a humble start on a street dubbed the country's worst to holding the purse strings f...
20:24, 07/24/2019

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to Call a New General Election After Brexit Defeat (LONDON) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he will call for new general election. Johnson spoke Tuesday night after suffering a major defeat in Parliament when rebels seized control of...
03:24, 09/04/2019

British transport minister faces calls to quit after Brexit ferry contracts cancelled Britain's transport minister was under fresh pressure to resign after the government stacked up a 50 million pound ($65 million) loss for cancelling contracts to charter extra ferries to bring in esse...
15:48, 05/01/2019

Boris Johnson Gains Momentum in U.K. Prime Minister Race With Support of Pro-Brexit Lawmakers (LONDON) — Boris Johnson solidified his front-runner status in the race to become Britain’s next prime minister on Tuesday, gaining backing from leading pro-Brexit lawmakers. But he faced ...
18:12, 06/11/2019

French minister warns of "toxic" Nigel Farage poll win, urges speedy Brexit Victory for veteran British anti-EU campaigner Nigel Farage in this week's European Parliament election will create a big headache for the European Union and the UK should exit the bloc as soon as pos...
18:00, 05/21/2019

His Brexit Plans in Crisis, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson Pushes for New Elections LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson looked for new ways Thursday to bring about a national election, after rebellious British lawmakers rejected his call to trigger a snap poll and moved ...
00:48, 09/06/2019

A US-China trade deal isn't likely at the G-20 summit this month, JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley say The rhetoric from China and the U.S. has worsened to a point where it's appearing improbable there would be a trade deal anytime soon, experts said....
11:36, 06/03/2019

A bachelor party and a backroom business deal make for one of Succession's best episodes In advance of the second season of HBO’s Succession, we’ve decided to revisit the first season episode-by-episode. Yes, we shared some thoughts ahead of its season one premiere and also wrote up the f...
02:12, 08/03/2019

UPDATE 2-Nvidia boosts self-driving AI business with Volvo trucks deal Sweden's AB Volvo is joining forces with Nvidia to develop artificial intelligence used in self-driving trucks, in a boost for the U.S. chipmaker that was ditched by Tesla last year....
13:00, 06/18/2019

Mexican Business Leaders Express Relief at Deal to Avoid Tariffs Mexico’s business leaders breathed a sigh of relief after the Trump administration dropped its threat to impose tariffs, avoiding further risk to an economy that was already showing signs of fragility...
21:12, 06/08/2019

Apple closes in on $1 billion deal to buy Intel’s modem business: report Enlarge / Apple CEO Tim Cook. (credit: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Apple is in the final stages of negotiations to buy the bulk of Intel's modem chip business, The Wall Street Jour...
14:12, 07/27/2019

Pfizer Nears Deal to Combine Off-Patent Drug Business With Mylan Pfizer is in talks to merge its off-patent drugs business with generic drugmaker Mylan, in a deal that would create a giant global seller of lower-priced medicines....
19:48, 07/27/2019

Trade war: Trump promises deal with China 'when the time is right' - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including the latest developments in the US-China trade rowLatest: Trump tweetsMore investors fear a crashEarlier:Latest: UK jobless rate no...
16:36, 05/14/2019

Mark Ruffalo wants British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to stop using the Hulk to push Brexit It’s pretty cool that superhero stuff has become totally mainstream, but sometimes it seems like the general cultural acceptance of The Justice League and The Avengers might actually be a bad thing. C...
07:24, 09/17/2019

Boris Johnson officially becomes Prime Minister, pledges 'modern Britain' cabinet with pro-Brexit tilt Boris Johnson officially became Britain's Prime Minister after meeting the Queen Elizabeth II and will form a “cabinet for modern Britain” as outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May took a parting shot at...
18:48, 07/24/2019

Brexit will be 'catastrophic', first minister tells Boris Johnson ahead of his visit to Wales - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s first visit to Wales as prime minister 1.03pm BST Downing Street has just sent out the readout of Boris J...
14:36, 07/30/2019

Amid Brexit turmoil, Theresa May promises June timetable for her exit as British prime minister British Prime Minister Theresa May fended off pressure Thursday from Conservative Party lawmakers demanding that she set a date for her resignation.        ...
08:36, 05/17/2019

Theresa May resigns: Prime Minister in tears as she tells UK she will quit on June 7 with leadership in tatters over Brexit Tearful Theresa May resigns as Prime Minister in address to the nation outside No10 She said that holding the position was the "honour of her life" Mrs May will stand down formally on June 7 and leave...
16:12, 05/24/2019

What a 'No-Deal' Brexit Actually Means On Wednesday, the Queen agreed to the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s request to suspend the current Parliament session, just ahead of the Brexit deadline. According to Johnson, it has nothing to do...
01:00, 08/30/2019

What is a no-deal Brexit and what would it mean for Britain? The countdown to Brexit can now be measured in weeks, if not quite days -- and with time running out for an alternative way forward, Britain and the European Union are currently hurtling towards a no-...
17:24, 09/03/2019

No-deal Brexit: how likely is it and what would be the impact? Since Boris Johnson took over as PM the chances of crashing out on 31 October have risenNo-deal Brexit, crashing out, or a departure on WTO terms – call it what you will, it seems increasingly possibl...
04:12, 07/31/2019

Broadcom Makes $10.7 Billion Deal to Buy Symantec's Corporate-Focused Security Business Broadcom, the semiconductor maker, struck a $10.7 billion deal to buy Symantec’s enterprise-security business focused on sales to companies, in a drive to expand beyond chips....
06:00, 08/09/2019

Trump 'doesn't necessarily need a deal' with Beijing to be reelected, says US-China Business Council U.S. President Donald Trump "doesn't necessarily need a deal" with China as he seeks reelection in 2020, according to a senior director at the U.S.-China Business Council....
03:00, 09/03/2019

Harris wins EU approval for L3 Tech deal subject to sale of night vision business Military communication equipment provider Harris Corp has won European Union approval for the acquisition of L3 Technologies Inc, on the condition that Harris sells its night vision global business, t...
17:48, 06/21/2019

Theresa May to reveal new Brexit deal Prime minister to give details of plan to get withdrawal agreement bill ‘over the line’Theresa May is to set out the details of her “new deal” on Brexit in a speech at 4pm, as she paves the way for a ...
15:00, 05/21/2019

No-deal Brexit could be the 'end of the beginning' for the UK, research says Leaving the European Union (EU) without a deal will not represent a clean break for the U.K., but rather usher in a period of prolonged and severe uncertainty for years to come, according to a new rep...
16:00, 09/04/2019

Brexit secretary: No deal could mean a recession What might a No Deal Brexit really look like? Steve Barclay, who is responsible for no-deal preparations, can't rule out a recession, price rises in the supermarkets, or traffic jams on the roads....
06:00, 07/04/2019

What a ‘No-Deal Brexit’ Means and Why It’s a Risk Again The threat of a no-deal Brexit is back, and companies on both sides of the English Channel are gearing up once again for the scenario they consider the worst case. Prime Minister Theresa May had all b...
22:36, 07/02/2019

Hammond: No-deal Brexit could break up the UK The chancellor is to challenge the remaining Tory leadership contenders to lay out their "Plan B" if their Brexit proposals falter when one of them becomes prime minister....
06:24, 06/20/2019

EU ministers warn against no-deal Brexit European Union ministers on Thursday urged Britain to choose an orderly Brexit, with some openly expressing concern that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend parliament increased the risk of...
15:24, 08/29/2019

No-Deal Brexit Could Stoke UK Inflation Consumer prices could jump if the UK leaves the European Union without a Brexit deal, with a 10% slump in the pound raising the rate of inflation by 1%....
16:00, 09/17/2019

No-deal Brexit a 'catastrophe' for travelers If the United Kingdom leaves the European Union with a no-deal Brexit, travelers to the UK will potentially face huge queues as well as food shortages and civil unrest, according to warnings from expe...
09:00, 09/16/2019

Why The Third Man is an essential primer for no-deal Brexit As the classic noir gets a 70th anniversary re-release, it’s hard to ignore the parallels between a shattered postwar Vienna teeming with spivs and the future the Brexiters have in mindWhat perfect ti...
16:48, 09/05/2019

Brexit deal could be done in 'next few days', top Conservative says Prime Minister Theresa May could reach a Brexit deal with the opposition Labour Party within days, a leading Conservative Party figure said on Saturday, after senior ministers urged compromise followi...
01:36, 05/05/2019

DUP not looking for "earth shattering" changes to Brexit deal The Northern Irish party propping up Britain's minority government is not asking for changes to the Brexit divorce deal that will "fundamentally undermine" what has been proposed, one of its senior la...
20:12, 06/13/2019

What are the possible routes to avoiding a no-deal Brexit? With weeks until the 31 October deadline, how can the UK avoid crashing out of the EU?There remain several routes for the UK to avoid a no-deal exit from the EU on 31 October.When parliament returns o...
13:24, 08/29/2019

What a No-Deal Brexit Would Mean for the Irish Border The boundary between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, long the scene of tense checkpoints and violent protest, is once again caught up in a bitter division. When the U.K. leaves the Europ...
09:48, 08/02/2019

Brexit agreement is 'the best deal possible', EU Commission says The deal reached on Britain's withdrawal from the European Union is the "best possible" and is not up for negotiation but the European Commission is ready to talk with British Prime Minister Boris Jo...
14:00, 08/05/2019

UK PM candidate Hunt says: EU will do a new Brexit deal with me Jeremy Hunt, one of the leading candidates vying to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May, said he would leave the European Union without a deal but with a heavy heart and that he hoped the bloc would en...
15:00, 06/10/2019

New UK PM will not change Brexit deal: EU's Juncker The stalled EU-UK divorce treaty will not change with the arrival of a new prime minister in London, the outgoing head of the European Union's executive said on Tuesday....
18:48, 06/11/2019

Brexit: 'Best option' is to leave with a deal, says May Theresa May has said she will not comment on the views of those trying to succeed her, but "the best option for the UK is to leave the European Union with a deal."...
18:36, 05/28/2019

UK's Labour to do 'everything necessary' to stop no-deal Brexit Britain's main opposition Labour Party will do everything possible to stop a no-deal Brexit after parliament returns on Tuesday, its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Monday....
06:12, 09/02/2019

Minister: Mexico has ‘dignity intact’ after US tariff deal TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Mexican Foreign Relations Secretary Marcelo Ebrard has told a cheering crowd near the U.S. border that his country emerged from high-stakes talks over U.S. tariffs “with i...
03:24, 06/09/2019

Europe wants to deal with China as a group: German minister Major European Union countries want to deal with China as a group rather than sign bilateral agreements as individual states, German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Friday, attending a summit ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

UK's Javid says would order 'no-deal budget' if prime minister British interior minister Sajid Javid said he would order the preparation of a "no-deal budget" to convince the European Union that Britain was serious about leaving on Oct. 31 if he succeeds Theresa ...
01:12, 06/01/2019

Brexit: Boris Johnson prepares to visit Berlin as minister struggles to defend his 'collaboration' jibe - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 1.23pm BST As the anti-Brexit campaign group, Led By Donkeys, has been pointing out this month, Michael Gove, the Cabinet Office min...
14:36, 08/21/2019

Markets bounce back as Trump suggests Huawei could join trade deal - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as escalating trade tensions between Washington and Beijing worry investorsIntroduction: Trump says Huawei could join trade dealEuropean mar...
10:36, 05/24/2019

Parliament must 'get a deal done', Labour's Corbyn says on Brexit Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain's Labour Party, said on Friday local election results should spur lawmakers to find a way to break the deadlock over Brexit and "get a deal done" to leave the European...
17:36, 05/03/2019

Do not underestimate no-deal Brexit, EU's Barnier warns The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator warned on Wednesday not to underestimate the consequences of any no-deal Brexit and said issues raised by Britain's exit from the EU would still need addre...
12:12, 09/18/2019

More to the falling pound than no-deal Brexit fears Some years ago I asked Alan Greenspan, who was just retiring as chairman of the Federal Reserve, whether he had ever worked out how to predict currency movements....
22:36, 07/30/2019

UK car investment slumps over 70% on no-deal Brexit fears Investment in Britain's car sector fell by more than 70 percent in the first half of the year due to concerns about a disorderly Brexit, an industry body said on Wednesday, warning that leaving the EU...
01:24, 07/31/2019

EU warns Britain it is heading for a no-deal Brexit The European Union delivered a stark warning on Wednesday that Britain was headed for a damaging no-deal Brexit, with London's ideas on replacing the contentious backstop to unlock an accord falling s...
12:12, 09/18/2019

UK on course for no-deal Brexit as Johnson rejects EU agreement Crashing out could make a united Ireland more likely, Irish PM saysBoris Johnson has set the UK on an apparent course towards a no-deal Brexit by playing down the likelihood of any talks with the EU u...
06:00, 07/27/2019

EU businesses warn no-deal Brexit would be disaster Britain's exit from the European Union without a divorce agreement would be a disaster and must be ruled out, Europe's biggest business organization said on Monday, as EU officials warn this worst-cas...
05:36, 09/16/2019

UK's Johnson says Britain should plan for no-deal Brexit Britain should be prepared to walk out of the European Union without a deal if it is to negotiate a suitable exit agreement, British lawmaker and prime minister hopeful Boris Johnson said on Friday....
15:36, 05/24/2019

PM: Remainers in parliament are making Brexit deal 'less likely' Boris Johnson has warned Remainers that as long as the EU believes Brexit could be stopped by parliament, the "less likely" he is to secure a divorce deal....
21:48, 08/30/2019

Corbyn insists a no-deal Brexit can still be stopped Jeremy Corbyn has insisted a no-deal Brexit can be stopped - and MPs will act quickly to try and prevent it when they return from their summer break next week....
09:48, 08/30/2019

| UK's Johnson urged to embrace no-deal Brexit Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage urged British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to lead Britain out of the EU without a divorce deal, threatening to fight his party "in every seat" otherwise....
01:24, 08/29/2019

UK's Javid to see PM May over her Brexit deal: political editors Britain's interior minister Sajid Javid has asked to see Prime Minister Theresa May, the political editors of the Times and the BBC reported on Wednesday, possibly spelling the end of her premiership ...
18:36, 05/22/2019

Brexit: Irish PM says no backstop as bad for Ireland as no deal A Brexit deal without the Northern Ireland "backstop" clause is as much a threat to Ireland as a no-deal Brexit, Ireland's prime minister said on Saturday, adding that the European Union would not all...
13:48, 06/15/2019

Branson: No-deal Brexit 'devastating for Virgin' A no-deal Brexit would cost Virgin hundreds of millions of dollars, and lead to the group investing "a lot less" in Britain, Sir Richard Branson says....
01:36, 07/11/2019

Britain's Corbyn 'will do everything necessary' to stop no-deal Brexit Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn said he would do everything necessary to prevent Britain leaving the European Union without a divorce deal as he prepared to meet senior lawmakers on Tuesd...
13:00, 08/27/2019

UK won't owe £39bn under no-deal Brexit, Boris Johnson to tell EU Boris Johnson is expected to tell EU boss Donald Tusk that Britain will only pay a quarter of its so-called Brexit divorce bill if the country leaves without a deal on 31 October....
10:36, 08/25/2019

Contenders to be next UK leader divided over no-deal Brexit LONDON (AP) — The race to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May is becoming a battle over whether Britain should leave the European Union without a divorce agreement — or whether that would cause economi...
14:00, 05/28/2019

Brexit: top Tories would bring down any PM who backs no deal Philip Hammond and senior party figures warn that MPs are prepared to take drastic actionBoris Johnson and Dominic Raab have been warned that Tory MPs would be prepared to bring down any prime ministe...
23:00, 05/26/2019

| No-deal Brexit like 'burning your house down': UK Lib Dem leader Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has warned in her party conference speech that a no-deal Brexit would be like "burning your house down" as she pledged to cancel Britain's departure from the EU alto...
01:12, 09/18/2019

What a no-deal Brexit is, and how Boris Johnson could push for one Oct. 31 Here’s what you need to know about how the U.K. got to where it is now, what a no-deal Brexit is and how opposition parties are continuing to fight it....
20:36, 08/29/2019

U.K.'s Johnson More Optimistic About Avoiding No-Deal Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he felt more optimistic about achieving a Brexit deal after spending most of the past week touring Europe, meeting leaders and pitching altered terms for the ...
04:36, 08/27/2019

Johnson: Chances of Brexit deal 'improving' Boris Johnson has told Sky News the chances of a Brexit deal are "improving" after his messages on the £39bn divorce bill and Irish border backstop have "landed" with EU leaders....
13:00, 08/25/2019

No-deal Brexit would plunge Britain into a recession, says OBR Office for Budget Responsibility believes economy would shrink by 2% by end of 2020A no-deal Brexit would plunge Britain into a recession that would shrink the economy by 2%, push unemployment above 5...
16:00, 07/18/2019

Defiant UK lawmakers move to bar ‘no deal’ Brexit With Britain’s prime minister weakened by a major defeat in Parliament, defiant lawmakers move to bar Boris Johnson from pursuing a “no-deal” departure from the EU....
08:00, 09/04/2019

No-deal Brexit will cut 3% off UK economic growth, says OECD Group forecasts 2020 recession just as global economy starts downward trend A no-deal Brexit will slice almost 3% from the UK economic growth over the next three years compared with just 0.6% from the...
02:12, 09/20/2019

Brexit rebels confident of stopping 'no-deal' British lawmakers opposed to any possibility of a no-deal Brexit have submitted a bill for consideration. The legislation would see a further Brexit delay if no withdrawal agreement is reached....
01:24, 09/04/2019

'No deal' Brexit would cost at least $16 billion in UK sales to the EU: U.N. Leaving the European Union without a trade deal would cost Britain at least $16 billion in lost EU sales, and probably far more after accounting for indirect effects and other markets, a report by the...
01:00, 09/04/2019

There's only a 'very small' chance of a no-deal Brexit, says UK's Hammond Britain's chancellor of the exchequer says a "clear majority" in parliament is against the idea of the U.K. leaving the European Union without a deal....
18:00, 06/08/2019

'Ready and willing' to do a Brexit deal, Britain tells EU Britain is "ready and willing" to do a deal to leave the European Union if Brussels renegotiates the agreement, a senior government source said on Tuesday, denying that a no-deal Brexit was Prime Mini...
13:36, 08/06/2019

Corbyn calls on next PM to put Brexit deal to second referendum Jeremy Corbyn has challenged the next PM to put their Brexit deal or a no-deal exit to a second referendum, saying Labour would campaign for Remain in those scenarios....
16:24, 07/09/2019

Airbus CEO says chances of no-deal Brexit increasing Airbus Chief Executive Guillaume Faury said on Wednesday there was a growing risk Britain would leave the European Union without a withdrawal deal in a way that could damage the aerospace firm's perfo...
12:12, 06/19/2019

| Trump urges Britain to go for no-deal Brexit Britain should go for a no-deal Brexit with the EU and refuse to pay the agreed $50 billion divorce bill, US President Donald Trump told the UK's The Sunday Telegraph newspaper on the eve of a visit t...
23:00, 06/02/2019

Germany: We are prepared for all Brexit scenarios but want to get a deal The German government is prepared for all possible scenarios regarding Britain's expected departure from the European Union, a spokeswoman said on Monday, adding that Berlin was still aiming to secure...
14:00, 08/05/2019

'We mean what we say': Irish PM says Brexit divorce deal is shut Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar strongly repeated on Friday that the European Union will not reopen the divorce agreement it has reached with Britain or drop the Northern Ireland border "backstop" c...
15:12, 06/28/2019

A Brexit deal is my priority, says UK PM hopeful Javid Britain's interior minister Sajid Javid, a contender to replace Theresa May, said on Monday if he was prime minister he would pursue a deal to leave the European Union and would offer to pay any new c...
12:12, 06/10/2019

Report reveals no-deal Brexit impact – here's what you need to know Shortages of fresh foods, medicines and petrol predicted in Operation Yellowhammer Brexit planning report, as well as problems sharing data between the UK and EU...
18:48, 09/12/2019

EU leaders rule out reopening Brexit deal BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are underlining that their divorce agreement with Britain cannot be renegotiated regardless of who becomes the next prime minister there. At a summit of EU leade...
11:24, 06/21/2019

Bank of England: No-deal Brexit not as bad as we predicted The negative impact of a no-deal Brexit will not be as severe as originally predicted because of improved planning by the government, businesses and the financial sector, the Bank of England has said....
19:12, 09/04/2019

Top Tories under pressure to oppose May’s Brexit deal PM facing heavy Commons defeat after party’s right wing warns leadership hopefulsTory leadership candidates from Boris Johnson to Dominic Raab are under pressure from the party’s right to oppose There...
00:36, 05/14/2019

UK Parliament Approves Law To Stop 'No-Deal' Brexit Britain's upper house on Friday gave final approval to a law that would force Boris Johnson to delay Brexit, in a fresh setback for the British Prime Minister who is struggling in his bid to call an.....
22:48, 09/06/2019

Why Article 24 Is No Soft Landing for a No-Deal Brexit The prospect of a no-deal Brexit is back and British politicians are fighting about just how disruptive a hard break from the European Union would be. Boris Johnson, the front-runner in the race to be...
18:24, 06/25/2019

Could Queen Elizabeth Stop a ‘No Deal’ Brexit? Can Queen Elizabeth stop Brexit? The question has been dismissed as pure fantasy by those on both sides of the Brexit debate in the past. But according to a new report by the BBC’s Newsnight pro...
17:12, 07/19/2019

The Latest: EU still waiting for UK’s plans for Brexit deal The European Union says it’s waiting for proposals from the British government on how to end its political impasse on Brexit, while talks about their stalled withdrawal agreement continue in Brussels...
14:48, 09/06/2019

Boris Johnson says he is serious about 'no-deal' Brexit threat Seeking to regain momentum in his bid to become the next prime minister of Britain, Boris Johnson said on Monday he was seriously prepared to take the country out of the European Union in October even...
02:36, 06/25/2019

UK lawmakers back bid to hamper a no-deal Brexit British lawmakers on Thursday backed proposals to make it harder for the next prime minister to force through a no-deal Brexit by suspending parliament....
18:24, 07/18/2019

Theresa May wants a fourth vote on her Brexit deal Can't wait to see what happens in the UK's Brexit saga? A new vote on an exit deal proposed by Theresa May now has a date: the week of June 3—the same week that Donald Trump begins his controversial s...
00:00, 05/15/2019

Jeremy Corbyn: I will do everything necessary to stop a no-deal Brexit Jeremy Corbyn has said he will do "everything necessary" to prevent a no-deal Brexit - and insisted he should be leader of any caretaker government formed to stop this....
14:48, 08/19/2019

May will put her Brexit deal to a vote -- for the fourth time Can't wait to see what happens in the UK's Brexit saga? A new vote on an exit deal proposed by Theresa May now has a date: the week of June 3—the same week that Donald Trump begins his controversial s...
03:12, 05/15/2019

CBI welcomes 'chink of light' over no-deal Brexit The CBI has welcomed the vote by MPs to try and stop a no-deal Brexit as a "small chink of light for business" but warned that uncertainty would continue to hold back investment....
12:00, 09/05/2019

President Trump Says U.K. Should Be Ready for a No Deal Brexit LONDON — President Donald Trump has waded into the most contentious issue in British politics by urging the U.K. government to leave the European Union without a deal if it can’t get bette...
20:24, 06/02/2019

US, UK looking for quick post-Brexit trade deal London and Washington are ready to strike a post-Brexit trade deal "in pieces" in order to speed up the process. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said Brexit must be delivered by whatever means possib...
03:36, 08/13/2019

Bank of England: No-deal Brexit not as bad as we thought The negative impact of a no-deal Brexit will not be as severe as originally thought because of improved planning by the government, businesses and the financial sector, the Bank of England has said....
08:24, 09/05/2019

UK led towards no-deal Brexit by untruthful elite, says ex-EU envoy Ivan Rogers offers withering assessment of Tory candidates vying to be prime ministerToday’s political developments - live updatesBritain is being led to a no-deal Brexit by a political elite “which h...
15:00, 06/18/2019

No-deal Brexit would be a betrayal, says Philip Hammond Chancellor’s remarks come as Tory feud grows and Lord Heseltine loses party whipThe expected demise of Theresa May’s Brexit plan has sparked open feuding over what comes next, with the chancellor, Phi...
03:24, 05/21/2019

UK's New PM urges EU rethink on Brexit deal New PM Boris Johnson has called on the European Union to "rethink" its refusal to renegotiate the Brexit deal, as he pledged to throw all his energy into a deal.        ...
21:00, 07/25/2019

UK PM candidate Hancock says no-deal Brexit is not an option: FT Matt Hancock, one of the Conservative candidates vying for Prime Minister Theresa May's job, said a no-deal Brexit was not an option for Britain's next leader as the speaker of parliament would thwart...
11:00, 05/29/2019

'No Deal' Brexit Returns to Forefront of Debate The prospect of an abrupt and messy split between the U.K. and the European Union has risen as leading candidates to succeed Prime Minister Theresa May talk up a “no-deal” exit after almost three year...
22:00, 05/28/2019

EU's Barnier 'not optimistic' about avoiding no-deal Brexit The European Union's top Brexit negotiator has said he is not optimistic about avoiding a no-deal scenario as he cannot meet Britain's demands to scrap the Irish backstop....
06:36, 09/01/2019

EU's Juncker says EU will not renegotiate Brexit withdrawal deal European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Tuesday that the European Union was not willing to renegotiate the withdrawal deal struck with the British government, but rejected three time...
18:48, 05/28/2019

| UK's Johnson under fire over no-deal Brexit assessment The British government is facing a backlash after it was forced to publish documents warning that a no-deal Brexit could lead to civil unrest and shortages of food and medicines....
05:48, 09/13/2019

New PM Johnson says Britain must prepare for no-deal Brexit Britain must prepare for the possibility that it has to leave the European Union without a deal if the bloc refuses to renegotiate its exit accord, new Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday....
17:48, 07/24/2019

May offers MPs vote on second referendum in 'new' Brexit deal Customs union vote also included in ‘10-point offer’ in last attempt to break impasseFollow the latest political developments - liveTheresa May has offered MPs votes on a second referendum and a tempo...
20:12, 05/21/2019

"No Reason To Be Optimistic," Says EU's Brexit Negotiator On Deal With UK Europe's chief Brexit negotiator warned European lawmakers Thursday that he has no reason to be optimistic that Brussels and London will agree an orderly divorce....
02:12, 09/13/2019

Brexit: EU's top negotiator doubts no-deal can be avoided With two months to go until Brexit, Michel Barnier says he's "not optimistic" of avoiding a no-deal scenario. Writing for a British newspaper, he said there was still confusion over the Irish backstop...
15:24, 09/01/2019

UK’s May tweaks Brexit deal in last-ditch bid to win support LONDON (AP) — The British government is discussing how to tweak its proposed European Union divorce terms in a last-ditch attempt to get Parliament’s backing for Prime Minister Theresa May’...
13:24, 05/21/2019

EU's Barnier says he is not optimistic on Brexit deal by mid-October EU negotiator Michel Barnier on Thursday expressed pessimism on the prospects of clinching a divorce deal with Britain ahead of its withdrawal from the bloc on Oct. 31....
03:24, 09/13/2019

EU warns Britain heading for a no-deal Brexit The European Union warned on Wednesday that Britain was headed for a damaging no-deal Brexit, with London's ideas for solving the contentious issue of the Irish border still unlikely to unlock a deal ...
14:12, 09/18/2019

Boris Johnson's brother quits Parliament over Brexit impasse as prime minister accuses opposition of ‘cowardly insult to democracy’ British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was dealt a new blow when his brother, Jo Johnson, quit Parliament over the ongoing divide over the Brexit impasse....
23:36, 09/05/2019

U.K. Supreme Court Hears Case Arguing Prime Minister Boris Johnson Illegally Shut Down Parliament Ahead of Brexit (LONDON) — The British government and its opponents faced off Tuesday at Britain’s Supreme Court, arguing in a high-stakes legal drama over whether new Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke t...
22:00, 09/17/2019

As the Nuclear Deal Totters, So Do the Fortunes of Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, the Iranian most closely associated with the 2015 pact, is under fire both at home and in Washington, which is weighing sanctions on him....
19:24, 07/04/2019

Turkey not distancing itself from NATO with Russian S-400s deal - minister NATO member Turkey is not distancing itself from the military alliance by making an agreement with Russia on purchasing S-400 missile defence systems, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said on Frid...
12:00, 05/03/2019

Iran’s Foreign Minister Proposes Modest Deal to End Impasse With U.S. The Iranian foreign minister sounded philosophical if nothing came of efforts to restart negotiations to the nuclear accord that President Trump has jettisoned....
01:12, 07/19/2019

OPEC+ deal can last 'until death do us part,' Saudi energy minister says OPEC's deal to curb oil production with non-OPEC allies, including Russia, can last the test of time, Saudi Arabia's new energy minister said....
12:48, 09/09/2019

No Secret Immigration Deal Exists With U.S., Mexico’s Foreign Minister Says The United States and Mexico will review immigration figures in 45 and 90 days, but Marcelo Ebrard directly contradicted the president’s claim of a signed deal....
18:36, 06/10/2019

Iran to further reduce commitments to nuclear deal: foreign minister Iran will take another step to reduce its compliance with a landmark 2015 nuclear deal, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday without elaborating, according to parliamentary n...
12:36, 08/03/2019

White House invites Trump business allies to forum in search for a Middle East 'deal of the century' The meeting is part of Trump's plan to strike the "deal of the century" for Israeli-Palestinian peace. Colony Capital's Tom Barrack will attend....
20:24, 06/06/2019

Church of England expresses no-deal Brexit concerns A group of Church of England bishops have expressed concerns about a no-deal Brexit and vowed to "respond to the call by Jesus to tell the truth and defend the poor"....
15:24, 08/28/2019

UK PM Johnson says 'rough shape' exists for Brexit deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday there was "the rough shape of a deal to be done" over Brexit, as he prepared to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in a renewed ...
00:48, 09/14/2019

Boris Johnson Pledges Brexit In October, With Or Without Deal Boris Johnson, the favourite to become the next British prime minister, promised on Monday to take Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31, with or without a deal....
01:12, 06/25/2019

"Fatal flaws" remain in British PM's new Brexit deal: DUP The "fatal flaws" of the draft Brexit treaty agreed with the European Union remain despite British Prime Minister Theresa May seeking to set out a new deal on Tuesday, the Northern Irish party proppin...
19:24, 05/21/2019

Could there still be an early UK general election and have MPs blocked no-deal Brexit? Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have suffered a series of blows in the Commons as MPs backed no-deal prevention legislation before refusing to grant him his desired general election....
15:12, 09/05/2019

Britain's May to launch new push on her Brexit deal next month British Prime Minister Theresa May will launch another push next month to approve Britain's exit from the European Union before the summer break, setting a new deadline for her Brexit plan and a poten...
02:00, 05/15/2019

British Parliament OKs bill blocking no-deal Brexit British leader Boris Johnson swore Wednesday he will support holding a new election in October if lawmakers pass a bill that prevents Britain from leaving the European Union without a bloc-approved de...
18:00, 09/05/2019

Brexit: anger grows at May-Corbyn bid to stitch up deal A hundred MPs demand a referendum on any deal amid mounting revolt after Thursday’s local elections Last-ditch efforts by Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn to strike a compromise on Brexit looked doomed o...
10:36, 05/05/2019

Let's make a Brexit deal, UK PM May tells Labour opposition British Prime Minister Theresa May says her Conservative government and the opposition Labour Party have a duty to strike a compromise Brexit agreement to end months of political deadlock over Britain...
12:00, 05/05/2019

UK PM Johnson: Progress in next few days key to Brexit deal chances British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday the next few days would be key to his chances of securing a Brexit deal, and that an agreement with the European Union was still his aim and still p...
05:36, 09/16/2019

Britain's May tries to break Brexit deadlock with offer of 'new deal' Prime Minister Theresa May set out a "new deal" on Tuesday for Britain's departure from the European Union, offering sweeteners to parliament including the chance to vote on whether to hold a second r...
03:24, 05/22/2019

Boost to the economy from no-deal Brexit stockpiling of drugs The British economy was given a short-term, pre-Brexit boost at the start of the year as factories ramped up production ahead of a possible crash out from the European Union....
16:12, 05/10/2019

Theresa May pitches new Brexit deal to skeptical lawmakers British Prime Minister Theresa May revealed her "new deal" on Brexit in a speech Tuesday, a last-ditch effort to leave the European Union with an agreement....
01:36, 05/22/2019

Brexit: Ireland doubts Boris Johnson can do a deal with EU The UK prime minister has said he is "cautiously optimistic" he can thrash out an agreement with the EU. But his Irish counterpart insists the gulf between Brussels and Britain is still "very wide."...
18:48, 09/13/2019

UK government warned by watchdog of no-deal Brexit recession The UK government has been warned of a recession in the absence of a Brexit deal with the EU. Lawmakers have voted to block the path of any future Conservative leader trying to force through a no-deal...
17:24, 07/18/2019

No-deal Brexit could make travel with pets tougher The EU's pet passport program allows people to easily take their pets between the UK and the rest of Europe. That could change if there's a no-deal Brexit. (Aug. 27)     ...
21:24, 08/27/2019

Car industry no-deal Brexit warnings grow stronger Mini Cooper is one of the most popular cars exported from Britain SMMT claims frictionless trade is only way to preserve 'just-in-time' business model Britain’s car industry has called on the gover...
19:12, 06/26/2019

Tory rebels: The MPs who were sacked or resigned over no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson's aim of uniting his party over Brexit has suffered a number of blows in his first week in parliament, as ministers resigned and he sacked 21 of his own MPs, losing his slim majority....
10:00, 09/08/2019

U.K.'s Boris Johnson Pledges to Deliver Brexit With or Without a Deal Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to become the U.K.’s next prime minister, laid out his plan to take the country out of the European Union by Oct. 31, if necessary without a divorce deal to smooth...
19:48, 06/12/2019

Let’s make a Brexit deal, UK PM May tells Labour opposition LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May says her Conservative government and the opposition Labour Party have a duty to strike a compromise Brexit agreement to end months of political deadloc...
11:24, 05/05/2019

Report: Effects of no-deal Brexit will be felt for years The Confederation of British Industry said in a report Monday that the effects of a "no-deal" Brexit would be felt for years, despite the best planning to mitigate the worst of it....
22:12, 07/29/2019

'A beautiful dream destroyed': Britons in EU on no-deal Brexit British citizens living in EU27 nations tell of feeling abandoned as a no-deal exit looms on horizonIf Brexit ends in no deal, many British people who live in the EU will become foreigners overnight –...
08:24, 09/07/2019

UK faces recession in event of no-deal Brexit, OBR warns A no-deal Brexit will plunge the UK economy into recession and leave a £30bn black hole in the public finances, according to the Office for Budget Responsibility....
10:48, 07/18/2019

Johnson 'may be forced to defy law' on no-deal Brexit - report Boris Johnson is returning to London today to consider his next move in the Brexit crisis, cutting short his visit to the Queen at her Scottish holiday home....
08:24, 09/07/2019

UK opposition parties agree to work together against no-deal Brexit Britain's opposition groups say they have agreed to cooperate in a bid to prevent a "no deal" Brexit. However, they were tight lipped on how they planned to do this, beyond saying they favored the par...
07:01, 08/28/2019

Boris Johnson's no-deal Brexit threat risks being ignored by the EU Michel Barnier says the UK will ‘have to face the consequences’ of crashing outBoris Johnson’s suggestion he could use the threat of no deal to win an improved Brexit deal for the UK risks falling on ...
09:48, 07/18/2019

| UK's Johnson suggests EU would bear some blame for no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's next prime minister, suggested Wednesday that the EU would bear some responsibility if he took his country out of the bloc without a divorce deal....
22:36, 07/18/2019

UK's May steps up calls for Labour to agree a Brexit deal British Prime Minister Theresa May has stepped up calls on Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn to agree a cross-party deal to leave the European Union, following poor results for both parties in local e...
01:36, 05/05/2019

UK's Johnson warns EU against any 'Napoleonic' tariffs in no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson, the favorite to become British prime minister, said he was prepared to lead Britain out of the European Union without a deal on Oct. 31 and said any EU attempt to impose trade tariffs w...
14:00, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 1-UK car industry warns next PM no-deal Brexit is not an option Britain’s car industry called on Tuesday for the next prime minister to secure a Brexit deal which keeps frictionless trade with the EU, warning a no-deal exit risked billions of pounds in tariffs and...
10:48, 06/25/2019

Boris Johnson: chances of no-deal Brexit are 'a million-to-one against' Tory leadership frontrunner’s claim comes one day after he said UK will leave EU ‘come what may, do or die’ Boris Johnson has said the chances of a no-deal Brexit are a “million-to-one against”, despi...
01:24, 06/27/2019

UK's Labour questions whether successor to PM May would honor Brexit deal A major sticking point in talks between Britain's government and opposition Labour Party is the lack of any guarantee that a successor to Prime Minister Theresa May would deliver on any Brexit agreeme...
13:36, 05/12/2019

Hunt pledges £6bn war chest to handle no-deal Brexit Jeremy Hunt will tell MPs he is planning to ramp up preparations for a no-deal Brexit which will include a £6bn war chest for farmers and fishermen exporting to Europe....
08:48, 07/01/2019

The Latest: France prepares for ‘probable’ no-deal Brexit France’s government is firming up plans for a chaotic Brexit, as its Europe minister warns that Britain is likely to crash out of the European Union without a deal...
10:12, 08/30/2019

PM 'planning snap election' if MPs block no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson will try to call a general election in October if he loses a battle with Tory rebels over Brexit tomorrow, a government official has said....
01:48, 09/03/2019

Britain Outlined the Impact of a No-Deal Brexit. It’s Not Pretty. While Prime Minister Boris Johnson has minimized the potential damage of a no-deal Brexit, an internal document warns of many of the same dislocations the critics have talked about....
10:00, 09/13/2019

Britain’s Labour Party to do ‘everything necessary’ to stop no-deal Brexit LONDON – Britain’s main opposition Labour Party will do everything possible to stop a no-deal Brexit after parliament returns on Tuesday, its leader Jeremy Corbyn will say on Monday. Lawmakers o...
01:48, 09/02/2019

A Brexit deal by 'caretaker' PM with labour could be scuppered by backbenchers Theresa May is returning to Westminster - after the Tories’ local elections meltdown and a Bank Holiday breather - ready to gamble on a high-risk Brexit deal with Labour....
07:00, 05/07/2019

UK leader promises a ‘bold offer’ on Brexit deal LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May plans a “bold offer” to Parliament to win support for her Brexit deal, urging lawmakers to look at her ideas with fresh eyes. Writing in Th...
16:36, 05/19/2019

UK Labour's Corbyn backs second referendum on any Brexit deal British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn backed a second referendum on any Brexit deal on Wednesday, his strongest support yet for a vote he said must offer "real choices" for those who want to...
20:12, 06/19/2019

Don’t buy the bluff. Here’s the truth about no-deal Brexit | Anand Menon From trade to data, new research by The UK in a Changing Europe outlines the real consequences of crashing outNo-deal Brexit has never loomed larger than in the current moment. Boris Johnson has said ...
21:24, 09/03/2019

New UK PM must change red lines to renegotiate Brexit deal, Dutch PM says Delaying Brexit beyond October 31 for further negotiation would be pointless unless Prime Minister Theresa May's successor changes Britain's red lines, Dutch PM Mark Rutte said on Thursday....
10:12, 06/20/2019

EU braces for no-deal Brexit or another delay under Boris Johnson The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge to renegotiate a deal the bloc says it will not reo...
15:48, 07/16/2019

SMEs unprepared for no-deal Brexit, bankers tell Javid Britain's army of small businesses remain largely unprepared for a no-deal Brexit, some of the financial services industry's top bosses warned the chancellor on Monday....
23:24, 09/02/2019

| WATCH | 'No-deal' Brexit could cause drug, food shortages in UK The British government's plans for a "no-deal" Brexit highlight "severe risks" including distruption to supplies of medicine and fresh food that could unleash protests and public disorder....
14:36, 09/12/2019

"Rough Shape" Of A Brexit Deal To Be Done, Says Boris Johnson British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday there was the "rough shape" of a Brexit deal to be done and he was cautiously optimistic an agreement could be reached to smooth Britain's exit from...
22:48, 09/13/2019

Hunt and Johnson 'pivot towards no-deal' with Brexit red line Both Tory leadership contenders have been accused of making a dramatic pivot towards a no-deal Brexit after they ruled out accepting a potential key concession from Brussels....
11:48, 07/16/2019

Bypassing parliament on no-deal Brexit would be unlawful, says campaigner Legal campaigner Gina Miller said on Sunday any attempt to suspend Britain's parliament in order to push through a no-deal Brexit would be unlawful, announcing her intention to challenge such a move i...
12:24, 07/14/2019

UK lawmakers against no-deal Brexit to bring forward legislation British lawmakers opposed to a no-deal Brexit will attempt to pass a law this week to stop Prime Minister Boris Johnson from letting Britain crash out of the European Union on Oct. 31, the opposition ...
06:12, 09/02/2019

Race to succeed May kicks off with split over no-deal Brexit A Conservative leadership hopeful has declared she would take Britain out of the EU with no deal - despite up to 60 Tory MPs being ready to block any candidate planning to do so....
17:36, 05/20/2019

What are the key points in the legislation aimed at stopping a no-deal Brexit? British lawmakers opposed to a no-deal Brexit will seek to take control of parliamentary time on Wednesday to pass legislation which would force Prime Minister Boris Johnson to seek a three-month dela...
21:48, 09/02/2019

Theresa May laments failure to pass Brexit deal on her way out That’s all, folks. British Prime Minister Theresa May said she is still disappointed at her failure to finalize a Brexit deal as she prepares to step down. In an interview with BBC, she called B...
16:00, 07/13/2019

Boris Johnson to expel MPs who block 'no-deal Brexit' The UK Parliament is set for heated debate when it reconvenes on Tuesday. Rebel MPs and opposition are running out of time to prevent Britain crashing out of the European Union without a divorce deal....
22:36, 09/02/2019

UK Parliament vote aims to delay no-deal Brexit Britain’s Parliament on Tuesday voted that a cross-party alliance can take control of the House of Commons agenda — part of the alliance’s bid to stop the UK leaving the EU on Oct. 31 without a ...
00:12, 09/04/2019

UK's Hammond pledges to fight a no-deal Brexit from outside government British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Monday he would not stay in his job when the country's next prime minister takes over next week, and he would do everything he could to stop a no-deal B...
16:48, 07/15/2019

Boris Johnson says chances of no-deal Brexit are 'a million-to-one' Boris Johnson, the favorite to become British prime minister, said the chances of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal are "a million-to-one" even as he repeated his promise to leave the ...
23:24, 06/26/2019

UK and Irish businesses want €1bn to withstand 'no-deal Brexit shock' Redirect money from Ireland’s €10.4bn corporate tax intake, says British Irish Chamber of CommerceFollow the latest Brexit developments liveBusinesses in the UK and Ireland have called for a €1bn (£90...
07:48, 08/29/2019

Labour MPs say they won't back a Brexit deal without a people’s vote Corbyn faces opposition from at least 60 MPs to a customs pact with May without a second voteJeremy Corbyn will not be able to get enough of his MPs to back a Brexit deal without the promise of a seco...
03:12, 05/06/2019

Risk of no-deal Brexit is now significant, says Northern Ireland's DUP The chances of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal are significant, a lawmaker from Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party said on Wednesday, signaling its support for Prime Minist...
09:48, 07/31/2019

EU lawmakers see higher risk of no-deal Brexit with PM Johnson The European Union lawmakers dealing with Brexit said on Wednesday there was an increased risk of a disorderly British exit from the bloc after Boris Johnson becomes prime minister....
14:12, 07/24/2019

UK PM May's office declines to say if she will resign if Brexit deal fails again British Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman declined to say on Wednesday whether May would resign if her latest bid to get support for her Brexit withdrawal deal is defeated when it comes back to p...
15:36, 05/15/2019

Deutsche Bank still sees 50:50 chance of no-deal Brexit Deutsche Bank on Wednesday retained its estimate that there is a 50:50 chance Britain will crash out of the European Union without a deal with Brussels following Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to...
18:36, 08/28/2019

Brexit rebels tell Theresa May: Your EU divorce deal is dead Brexit-supporting rebels in British Prime Minister Theresa May's party said on Wednesday they would vote down her European Union divorce deal when she brings it back to parliament early next month....
15:36, 05/15/2019

EU nationals can apply for three-year right to remain in UK after no-deal Brexit Britain has announced that European Union nationals will be able to apply for a three-year right to remain in the country in the event of a possible no-deal Brexit....
21:36, 09/04/2019

UK opposition Labour Party will not back PM May's Brexit deal Britain's main opposition Labour Party said it will not support Prime Minister Theresa's May latest attempt to secure Brexit after she offered sweeteners in her fourth attempt to break the parliamenta...
19:24, 05/21/2019

Britain's May offers "new deal" to try to break Brexit deadlock Prime Minister Theresa May will set out on Tuesday a "new deal" for Britain's departure from the European Union, her fourth attempt to break an impasse in parliament over Brexit that has plunged her g...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Ireland to up Brexit preparations as no deal risk rises Ireland will begin a new phase of no-deal Brexit preparations on Wednesday with a call to action encouraging businesses to increase their level of preparedness, the government said after its weekly Ca...
01:00, 09/04/2019

Ireland says UK's Johnson 'very unhelpful' on Brexit, risks no deal Ireland's foreign minister, Simon Coveney, said new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's approach to Brexit was "very unhelpful" and would block an agreement, after Johnson rejected a key Irish dema...
14:48, 07/26/2019

'Zero chance' of a Brexit deal with PM May's government: Labour source says British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit talks with the opposition Labour Party will not succeed because her government is on the verge of collapsing and so there could be a new leader within weeks...
11:48, 05/17/2019

'No deal' Brexit would cost at least $16 billion in UK sales to the EU: UN report Leaving the European Union without a trade deal would cost Britain at least $16 billion in lost EU sales, and probably far more after accounting for indirect effects and other markets, a report by the...
12:48, 09/04/2019

Britain's May to agree departure after latest Brexit deal bid British Prime Minister Theresa May will set out a timetable for her departure in early June after the latest attempt to get her Brexit deal approved by parliament, the chairman of a powerful Conservat...
23:24, 05/16/2019

UK in "pretty good shape" for no-deal Brexit: top official Britain is in "pretty good shape" if it needs to leave the European Union without a transition deal on Oct. 31, Cabinet Secretary Mark Sedwill, the country's top civil servant, said on Thursday....
19:12, 06/13/2019

British PM Challenges Lawmakers To Deliver Brexit With Or Without Deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson challenged lawmakers to deliver on the Brexit vote and not thwart his plans to take Britain out of the European Union on October 31....
07:00, 09/01/2019

Ireland considering port checks on whole island in no-deal Brexit Ireland is exploring the idea of checking live animals and animal products from Britain as they arrive at ports on the whole island of Ireland if there is a no-deal Brexit, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar...
15:36, 07/12/2019

No-deal Brexit vital freight carriers shortlisted Eight sea, rail and air freight companies have been shortlisted for government contracts to transport critical goods, including vital medical supplies in the event of a no-deal Brexit....
16:24, 09/20/2019

US-UK trade deal within a year of Brexit will be tight, UK PM Johnson It will be tight to meet the United States' desire to do a post-Brexit trade deal with Britain within a year, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday....
13:48, 08/25/2019

Not sensible to aim exclusively for no deal Brexit: UK leadership frontrunner Johnson It would not be sensible to aim only to leave the European Union without a deal but it would not be responsible to take no deal off the table, Boris Johnson, the bookmakers' favorite to succeed Theres...
23:36, 05/26/2019

Doubts Rise Over Europe's Readiness for a No-Deal Brexit The European Union is dusting off contingency plans for a messy split after Boris Johnson said the U.K. will leave with or without a pact by Oct. 31....
02:24, 08/05/2019

The Plan to Avert Banking Chaos In a No-Deal Brexit Prime Minister Boris Johnson has committed to taking the U.K. out of the European Union by Oct. 31, with or without a deal. Britain’s financial industry and its regulators have been laying the groundw...
21:12, 08/04/2019

UK's Johnson tells Germany and France: do a Brexit deal Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on France and Germany on Monday to change their position on Brexit and negotiate a new exit deal for Britain, reiterating his stance that he is ready to leave the E...
00:00, 08/20/2019