Opposition to Article 50 drains away at start of emotional parliamentary debate
FT | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 15:57:57
Last week, in an 8-3 vote, the UK Supreme Court ruled that the Government of Prime Minister Theresa May must seek new legislation before starting negotiations to leave the EU-the so-called Brexit. The Prime Minister had argued that, in light ...
Online Library of Law and Liberty | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 12:56:12
function WASHINGTON ― CrowdJustice, a prominent British fundraising platform for legal representation, launched in the U.S. Tuesday, accepting donations for its first American case: a complaint in Virginia against President Donald Trump 's executive order on refugees and immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries. British activists used the for-profit company's system ...
Huffington Post | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 12:31:29
LONDON - MPs will on Tuesday and Wednesday debate whether the UK should trigger Article 50 - the two-year process by which Britain leaves the European Union. The debate is expected to be long, confusing, and ultimately exhausting, so here's our brief guide to everything you need to know about ...
Business Insider | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:58:17
Number one square mile lobby group TheCityUK has performed a complete u-turn, abandoning its Remain position and instead embracing Brexit. TheCityUK - which represents major banks and professional services firms - said leaving the EU is a opportunity" and declared: "TheCityUK is a strong believer in the potential opportunities that ...
Guy Fawkes' blog | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:23:10
British lawmakers will on Tuesday debate the parliamentary bill that will give Prime Minister Theresa May the go ahead to withdraw from the European Union.
CNN | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:10:38
Global investors with operations in the U.K. looking to relocate have identified Germany as the top destination following Britain's decision to leave the European Union, according to the latest EY study. Brexit has caused global investors to reassess their assets in the U.K., with 14 percent of foreign investors with ...
OANDA | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 10:30:32
Prime minister expects to easily win approval after Labour ordered to support her
FT | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 09:14:31
LONDON - Dozens of MPs are attempting to kill off Brexit as they begin the debate on whether to pass a bill triggering Britain's exit from the EU. MPs will on Tuesday afternoon begin a two-day long debate continuing until midnight on Wednesday when MPs will vote on whether to ...
Business Insider | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 08:58:04
Parliament kicks off Brexit Bill debate as David Davis accuses Europhile MPs of abusing trust of the British people
Laura Hughes / Telegraph | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 08:30:39
Global investors with operations in the U.K. looking to relocate have identified Germany as the top destination.
CNBC | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 06:38:00
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CEOs have joined the groups opposing President Donald Trump's ban on certain refugees
FT | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 05:49:28
MPs will debate a bill that will allow Theresa May to trigger Brexit, with a vote due on Wednesday.
BBC | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 02:35:49
LONDON (AP) - British lawmakers are starting debate on a bill authorizing the start of European Union exit talks, as the government races to meet a self-imposed March 31 deadline to begin the process.
Associated Press | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 02:14:00
Telegraph | Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:01:00
Leo McKinstry / Telegraph | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 17:15:33
LONDON (R eu ters) - Britain's ambassador to the Eu ropean Union, who sometimes clashed with London over its approach to Eu rope, abruptly resigned less than three months before Prime Minister Theresa May is due to trigger formal Brexit negotiations. Ivan Rogers, Britain's envoy to the EU , told ...
Huffington Post | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 16:39:09
CNN | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 15:34:23
Ivan Rogers abruptly quits three months before the UK begins negotiations to leave the bloc.
Al Jazeera | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 15:15:51
Ivan Rogers, Britain's ambassador to the European Union, has resigned just months before Brexit negotiations are due to begin, the Press Association reported Tuesday.
CNN | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 14:40:14
Brexit will create 400,000 jobs? This is a fiction, as any economist will tell you | Jonathan Portes
Change Britain's wild claim is either deeply ignorant or deliberately misleading. Brexit is not getting the serious debate it needs The costs and benefits of the UK's membership of the single market were widely debated before the referendum. However, the customs union was hardly mentioned. Yet it is the customs ...
Jonathan Portes / Guardian | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 14:30:32
The boss of one of banking's best known names has hinted he is concerned about the fate of London as financial hub following the Brexit vote.
Here Is The City | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 14:12:04
Brexit could have an impact on the City in the coming months as banks decide whether to implement contingency plans to ensure they retain access to the remaining 27 EU member states by moving business out of the UK.
Here Is The City | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 14:11:55
Sir Ivan Rogers, Britain's ambassador to the EU, has quit ahead of schedule rather than stick around to help work on Brexit. A former Ken Clarke aide, Rogers is seen by some as a caricature of an arch-Eurocrat, though others in Brussels say this is an What is certain is ...
Guy Fawkes' blog | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 13:56:01
LONDON - The British ambassador to the European Union has just unexpectedly resigned three months before Theresa May intends to trigger Article 50 and initiate exit talks. Sir Ivan Rogers, who worked closely with former prime ministers David Cameron and Tony Blair, told staff on Tuesday afternoon that he'll be ...
Business Insider | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 13:23:02
Britain's ambassador to the European Union has abruptly resigned just a few months before Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to start formal Brexit negotiations, the Financial Times reported. Ivan Rogers told staff this afternoon that he would be step down from his post early, the FT said. He did ...
Times of Malta | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 13:22:00
British ambassador to the EU Sir Ivan Rogers unexpectedly quits just weeks after row over leaked Brexit memo
Kate McCann / Telegraph | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 13:21:36
Sir Ivan Rogers, Britain's ambassador to the EU has unexpectedly quit, just a few months before the UK is expected to start formal Brexit negotiations, leaving officials in shock over the loss of one of Britain's most experienced EU negotiators. As The FT reports, Rogers did not explain the reasons ...
Zero Hedge | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 13:15:40
Sir Ivan Rogers quits as UK representative to EU after tensions with Downing St
FT | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 12:58:00
Reuters News wrote a new post, Britain avoids M&A collapse as foreign buyers go Brexit bargain hunting: Reuters, on the site PE Hub
(Reuters) - Britain avoided a collapse in mergers and acquisitions activity after the shock Brexit vote as foreign companies used sterling's spectacular devaluation against the U.S. dollar to snap up British [...]
peHUB | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 12:22:17
Telegraph | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 12:12:09
Change Britain's claim about benefits of post-Brexit free trade deals are based on 'entirely fictional statistics', one expert says Economists have disputed claims from a pro-Brexit campaign group that leaving the customs union and new free trade deals could create 400,000 jobs, arguing it takes no account of the risks ...
Jessica Elgot Political reporter / Guardian | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 10:27:25
The world's business leaders are confident about going into 2017, despite political uncertainties, a survey shows.
CNBC | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 08:18:00
LONDON - A think tank backed by prominent Leave campaigner Michael Gove claimed that Britain will create nearly 400,000 jobs if the nation decides to abandon the Customs Union, following a "hard Brexit." According to analysis of European Commission figures by Change Britain, given to The Telegraph, Britain would create ...
Business Insider | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 07:49:21
Peter Dominiczak / Telegraph | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 07:03:46
Announcements expected soon on whether to implement contingency plans for access to remaining EU states Brexit could have an impact on the City in the coming months as banks decide whether to implement contingency plans to ensure they retain access to the remaining 27 EU member states by moving business ...
Lisa O'Carroll and Jill Treanor, City editor / Guardian | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 06:00:45
Peter Dominiczak / Telegraph | Tue, 3 Jan 2017 00:01:00