Brexit News Archive: 28 Jan 2017

Britain Could Face Major Labor Shortages After Brexit

Kicking out, limiting and prioritizing E.U. immigration to the U.K. means various industries will face serious trouble filling their ranks.
David Schrieberg, Contributor / Forbes   |   Sat, 28 Jan 2017 09:31:00

Donald Trump tells Theresa May: 'Brexit is going to be a wonderful thing for your country' as two leaders hold hands at White House

Barney Henderson / Telegraph   |   Sat, 28 Jan 2017 08:52:29

Trump / May Press Conference in Full

Just four questions, no major disasters, very warm words from the President on Brexit. May will be happy with that... The post Trump / May Press Conference in Full appeared first on Guido Fawkes .
Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 19:31:17

Trump, May discuss Russia sanctions, future of NATO and Brexit in talks

British prime minister is president's first foreign leader meeting.
USA TODAY / USA Today   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 18:45:30

Theresa May meets Donald Trump: talking up a special relationship to hide problems beneath

British Prime minister Theresa May faces economic shock if London departs the European Union's single market after Brexit. She needs the salvation - even if it's distant and illusory - of a US-UK trade deal. She also needs to burnish the urn of the "special relationship". This had been tarnished ...
Scott Lucas, Professor of International Politics, University of Birmingham / The Conversation   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 18:45:27

Brexit & Beyond: Trump and May Talk Trade, May Tells U.S. Not to Withdraw From World, Opportunity for EU Amid Chagrin Over Trump

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal's round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS U.S. President Donald Trump greets British Prime Minister Theresa May as she arrives at the White House ...
MoneyBeat   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 18:44:03

Ford braced for $600 million Brexit currency hit - Reuters

Ford's (F.N) was on the wires via Reuters, as their 2017 earnings will be hit by a delayed currency impact of at least $600 million from Britain's vot
Jose Ricaurte Jaen / FX Street   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 17:37:34

Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May to discuss NATO, trade, Brexit

British prime minister is president's first foreign leader meeting.
USA TODAY / USA Today   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 16:20:02

Ford braced for $600 million Brexit currency hit in 2017

Currency hedges that had shielded Ford from the pound's slump following the June 23 Brexit referendum are expiring in the first three months of 2017.
CNBC   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 16:16:00

Britain could have 'fastrack back to EU' after Brexit, says European Parliament chief Brexit negotiator

Peter Foster / Telegraph   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 16:13:12

A Welcome For Theresa May In America: GE Warns On Brexit Britain

A warning from the boss of General Electric's Healthcare Life Sciences division about the danger of a hard British exit from the European Union has a special resonance. The unit's British operation is built on the business that was Margaret Thatcher's first privatization as prime minister.
Andrew Cave, Contributor / Forbes   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 15:50:00

'America first' meets Brexit: British PM Theresa May to meet with Trump today

Like many U.S. and British leaders before them, President Trump and Prime Minister Theresa May will pay tribute Friday to the enduring "special relationship" between the two nations. And in welcoming May, herself in office less than a year, scarcely a week into his presidency, Trump also aims to...
Michael A. Memoli / LA Times   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 13:25:00

Theresa May's White House visit is risky for her but could pay off for Trump

As UK Prime Minister Theresa May meets with President Trump today, LSE US Centre Director, Peter Trubowitz writes that while May will be aiming to use the visit to show that she has set the UK on a strong pro-Brexit path, she could also come away from it with the ...
USAPP   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 12:48:30

27/1/17: Eurogroup has ignored Brexit risks to Ireland

My article for the Sunday Business Post on the latest Eurogroup meeting:
Constantin Gurdgiev   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:49:00

The NHS - Theresa May's dowry gift to Donald Trump?

Our Prime Minister is so desperate for a Brexit-salvaging marriage of convenience with Trump, she's suggested the NHS could be part of a rushed trade deal - and her vows about 'free at the point of use' leave too much unsaid. Theresa May may include the NHS in a trade ...
Open Democracy   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:42:49

Philip Hammond admits Britain cannot start making trade deals until at least 2019

LONDON - Chancellor Philip Hammond has poured water on the idea that Britain will be able to start formally negotiating any international trade agreements before Brexit is completed. Speaking to Sky News on Friday morning ahead of a summit with other EU finance ministers, Hammond emphasised that Britain is still ...
Business Insider   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 08:58:46

Brexit: Why Rescue by Trump, Meaning Via a US-UK Trade Deal, Is a Fantasy

Just because Trump gets on with Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage does not mean that a trade pact with the US will be a salvation for the UK.
Naked Capitalism   |   Fri, 27 Jan 2017 08:15:17