Brexit News Archive: 20 Apr 2018

Britain threatens to quit Galileo satellite project

Row deepens over whether UK will be allowed access to sensitive information after Brexit
FT   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 20:30:30

Commonwealth citizens left hanging on UK rights

No 10 coy on whether they will have the same privileges as people from EU post-Brexit
FT   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:41:07

Brexit uncertainty could delay interest rate rise

The governor of the Bank of England has said that an interest rate rise is "likely" this year, but any increases will be gradual.
BBC   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:31:30

Hammond: Brexit transition deal has averted City job losses

Chancellor gives upbeat assessment of state of UK economy at IMF meeting A damaging haemorrhage of jobs from the City has been averted by the signing of a Brexit transition agreement between the UK and the EU, according to an upbeat assessment of the economy's prospects from Philip Hammond. Speaking ...
Larry Elliott / Guardian   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:04:02

Windrush debacle overshadows Commonwealth summit

Britain faces question over immigration, identity and post-Brexit trade
FT   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:58:05

Philip Hammond says he has 'dammed the flow' of finance jobs out of UK

Big global banks are now 'relatively relaxed' about Brexit, UK chancellor claims
FT   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:50:06

Brexit could further dent UK credit rating, Fitch analyst says

Brexit could further dent UK credit rating, according to Fitch
CNBC   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:24:00

Brexit customs trouble spells peril for Theresa May

Remain-leaning MPs hope a vote next week will force a change to the direction of the UK's exit.
Charlie Cooper / Politico   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:30:52

'Still some 25 pct of work to do on Brexit'

The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on April 20 some 25 percent of work remained to be done on a pact covering U.K. withdrawal from the EU, including crucial issues such as management of the Ireland/Northern Ireland border.
Hurriyet   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:13:10

What's your tribe? The difference between 'Anywhere' and 'Somewhere' folk

A British journalist says the new tribes - and fault-lines - that have emerged in Western societies in recent years explain the embrace of Brexit and Trump.
SMH   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:06:00

Brexit & Beyond:Macron's Lonely Road

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WSJ Staff / MoneyBeat   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:02:48

EU's Barnier says still some 25 percent of work to do on Brexit

PARIS (Reuters) - The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said on Friday some 25 percent of work remained to be done on a pact covering UK withdrawal from the EU, including crucial issues such as management of the Ireland/Northern Ireland border.
Reuters   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 13:40:00

Nigel Farage should be 'embalmed' and put in Brexit museum, says minister

Treasury minister Liz Truss is no fan of the former UKIP leader.
Paul Dallison / Politico   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 13:02:29

How the Brexit vote is changing the EU

There are six areas where UK's exit decision is making a difference
FT   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:57:29

Britain confident in Brexit talks, sees no return to hard Irish border

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain expressed confidence on Friday that there would no return of a hard border with EU member Ireland after Brexit, saying it did not recognise reports that the bloc had rubbished its proposals.
Reuters   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:09:23

England's Premier League is globalized, but even Brexit-rattled Britain cheers. For now

Manchester City clinched the English Premier League title for 2017-2018 last weekend, a momentous occasion not only for soccer fans around the world, but also for anyone interested in the pressing debate about the relative merits of globalization's wonders and pitfalls, for which English soccer...
Andrés Martinez / LA Times   |   Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:05:00

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