May: EU must respect UK in Brexit talks

May: EU must respect UK in Brexit talks

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May: „I will not overturn result of the referendum”UK Prime Minister Theresa May has said the EU must treat the UK with more „respect” in Brexit negotiations. In a statement at Downing Street she said for EU leaders to reject her plan with no alternative at…

The Brexit price squeeze is back as UK inflation unexpectedly jumps for a 2nd month

The Brexit price squeeze is back as UK inflation unexpectedly jumps for a 2nd month

Inflation in the UK unexpectedly jumped for a second consecutive month in August, surprising forecasters who had expected the rate of price increases to fall. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said on Wednesday that consumer price inflation (CPI), the most watched measure of UK inflation, increased to 2.7% in August, up from 2.5% in…

Theresa May told to quit at the end of Brexit talks

Theresa May told to quit at the end of Brexit talks

LONDON — An influential Conservative MP who used to work for Theresa May has urged her to stand down as prime minister next year once Brexit talks are finished. George Freeman, who was May’s chief policy advisor up until November last year, said on Thursday night that May had done an „extraordinary job” of leading…

The EU says a Brexit deal with the UK is ‚realistic’ within 6 to 8 weeks

The EU says a Brexit deal with the UK is ‚realistic’ within 6 to 8 weeks

LONDON — It is „realistic” and „possible” to expect a Brexit deal to be signed by the start of November, the EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier said on Monday. Speaking at a conference in Bled, Slovenia, Barnier said he expected a deal could be signed within six to eight weeks. „I think that if we…

This poll shows Brexit risks breaking up the United Kingdom

This poll shows Brexit risks breaking up the United Kingdom

A woman holds a placard as she joins EU supporters, calling on the government to give Britons a vote on the final Brexit deal, participating in the ‚People’s Vote’ march in central London, Britain June 23, 2018 Reuters/Henry Nicholls LONDON — A new poll has found a majority of decided voters in Scotland and Northern…

How Brexit killed an entrepreneur’s vision to invest in British tech talent

How Brexit killed an entrepreneur’s vision to invest in British tech talent

Anti-Brexit campaigners in Westminster. Jeff J Mitchell / Getty It’s been more than two years since the UK voted to leave the European Union in June 2016. The outcome horrified a large proportion of the UK’s community of entrepreneurs, investors, and executives, many of whom have thrived thanks to strong links with Europe. For investors,…

Theresa May says a 2nd Brexit referendum would be a ‚gross betrayal’ of democracy and trust

Theresa May says a 2nd Brexit referendum would be a ‚gross betrayal’ of democracy and trust

British Prime Minister Theresa May. Getty British Prime Minister Theresa May has gone further than ever before in ruling out a second Brexit referendum, saying it would be a betrayal of democracy and trust. Writing in The Sunday Telegraph, May attempted the shut down growing calls to re-run the 2016 referendum to leave the European…