More than a year after the United Kingdom shocked the world by asking for a divorce from continental Europe after a 43-year union, President Donald Trump, who supported the push for Brexit, still apparently has no idea what it actually means. That lack of basic understanding was reflected in a ...
Business Insider | Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:38:52
Brexit: A new immigration system will be in place by March 2019 when the free movement of people between the EU and the UK ends, a minister has said. Immigration Minister Brandon Lewis was speaking as the government commissioned a "detailed assessment" of the costs and benefits of EU migrants. ...
Keep Talking Greece | Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:31:13
British Immigration Minister Brandon Lewis insists freedom of movement between the UK and Europe will end when the country leaves the European Union in March 2019.
CNN | Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:33:41
Free movement of people between the U.K. and the European Union will come to an end in March 2019 after the completion of Brexit, a U.K. minister has said.
CNBC | Thu, 27 Jul 2017 11:53:00
Brandon Lewis said the government's aim was to cut net immigration to 'tens of thousands.'
Connor Murphy / Politico | Thu, 27 Jul 2017 10:18:00
The Government has insisted six months is "plenty of time" to consider the results of a major immigration study before new post-Brexit policies are put into place.
Sky | Thu, 27 Jul 2017 09:48:00
The free movement of people from the EU will end in Spring 2019, insists immigration minister. Business had been lobbying for an extended 'transition' period during which the free movement of people would continue. Brandon Lewis's comments mark a hardening of the government's Brexit policy. Government announces report on the ...
Business Insider | Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:55:08
Freedom of movement of workers between Britain and the European Union will end when Britain withdraws from the bloc, immigration minister Brandon Lewis said on Thursday. "Free movement of labour ends when we leave the European Union in spring 2019," Lewis told BBC radio. Lewis also said a new immigration ...
Times of Malta | Thu, 27 Jul 2017 07:41:00
Kate McCann / Telegraph | Thu, 27 Jul 2017 06:22:09
Ministers will use the report to build a new migration system for after the UK has left the EU.
BBC | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:54:20
Brexit & Beyond: U.K. Growth Subdued, Trump Sees U.K. Trade Deal, EU Threatens Poland With Sanctions
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 A shopper holds carrier bags featuring a Union Jack, on Oxford Street in central London. Photographer: Jason ...
MoneyBeat | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:09:50
Plumbing firm boss apologized for choice of words but 'not the sentiment behind it.'
Paul Dallison / Politico | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:39:07
The U.K.'s International Trade Secretary Liam Fox is to visit Mexico Wednesday to launch discussions for a post-Brexit deal as part of the Britain's ongoing efforts to secure its trading future outside of the EU. Fox is to meet with Mexico's Minister of the Economy Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal to discuss ...
OANDA | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:00:55
The U.K.'s International Trade Secretary Liam Fox is to visit Mexico Wednesday to launch discussions for a post-Brexit deal as part of the Britain's ongoing efforts to secure its trading future outside of the EU.
CNBC | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:43:00
Britain will not accept imports of chlorine-washed chicken in pursuit of a trade deal with the US after Brexit, Environment Secretary Michael Gove has said.
Sky | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:08:00
The Brexit Slowdown Continues - Britain's Economy Grew Just 0.3% In The Second Quarter U.K. to Ban Fossil-Fuel Cars by 2040 as Automakers Race to [...]
Eddy Elfenbein | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:07:13
LONDON - Britain's economy grew as expected in the second quarter of 2017, but continued to experience a Brexit-based struggle, according to preliminary numbers from the ONS released on Wednesday. GDP grew by 0.3% in the quarter, the ONS said, while annual growth was 1.7%. Prior to the release economists ...
Business Insider | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:35:18
Michael Gove flatly ruled out chlorinated chicken in Brexit Britain's supermarkets on the Today programme, hours after Liam Fox insisted there was no health issue with US-style chemically washed poultry. Fox is right that this whole row is confected and that the science doesn't justify the ruffled feathers. Scaremongering by ...
Guy Fawkes' blog | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:49:44
Environment secretary rules out import of chlorinated chicken in new Cabinet rift. Fox claimed yesterday that there was "no issue" with chlorine-soaked meat. But Gove insists that UK must not lower its food safety standards after Brexit. Gove's comments come after EU officials accuse Britain of on the issue. LONDON ...
Business Insider | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:44:06
Rolling coverage of the day's political developments as they happen 8.41am BST For the last three days the debate about Brexit, and the rights and wrongs of leaving the EU and instead relying on trade deals with countries like America to power British growth, has come down to an argument ...
Andrew Sparrow / Guardian | Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:42:01