Last Updated: 00:06 GMT Sunday, 17 Feb. 2019

UK PM Theresa May to hold Brexit talks with EU's Jean-Claude Juncker; urges party unity

Her office did not give a date for the talks but said May planned to speak to the leader of every EU member state over the coming days.
Reuters / Financial Express   |   Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:01:25

The Papers: Richest man quits UK, and EU Brexit aid plan

A prominent Brexiteer's decision to move to Monaco for tax reasons, and EU plans to send food aid to the UK feature in Sunday's papers.
BBC   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 23:48:52

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Bloomberg: Trump Gets Readout on China Trade Talks Progress From U.S. Team. Theresa May Makes Another Plea for Unity to Get Brexit Deal Through. BofA Says a 'Real' Trade Deal Could Vault S&P 500 to Record High. The Rise and Fall of Chavismo in Venezuela. Scattered Yellow Vest Protests Against ...
Gary / Between the Hedges   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 23:48:00

UK's Prime Minister Theresa May to speak to every EU leader in bid to break Brexit deadlock

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Saturday vowed to speak to every EU member state leader "over the coming days", as she wrote to Conservative MPs to appeal for unity over Brexit. In the letter to her fractious colleagues, excerpts of which were released by Downing Street late on Saturday, ...
Agence France-Presse / South China Morning Post   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 23:15:43

May to hold Brexit talks with EU's Juncker; urges party unity

Prime Minister Theresa May is to hold Brexit talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker next week, her office said on Saturday, following this week's symbolic defeat in parliament which was widely interpreted as undermining her negotiating strength with the EU.
Reuters   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 22:48:06

Brexit: Majority of people want MPs to have free vote on Brexit deal, new poll shows

Exclusive: Two-thirds of people want MPs to have a 'free vote' in parliament when the opportunity comes up over the next few weeks
Joe Watts / The Independent   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 22:37:00

Jeremy Corbyn accused of ditching Labour's Brexit policy as party delegates turn on leader

Exclusive: Delegates charge their leader with failing to implement the plan approved by conference and demand he backs a new referendum
Joe Watts / The Independent   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 22:35:00

May to resume Brexit talks with EU's Juncker next week

Prime Minister Theresa May is to hold Brexit talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker next week, her office said on Saturday, following this week's symbolic defeat in parliament which was widely interpreted as undermining her negotiating strength with the EU.
Reuters   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 22:33:17

What is the Put It To The People march, when is it and where will it take place?

Campaigners to renew demand for a public vote on the final Brexit deal
Peter Stubley / The Independent   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 22:05:00

Brexit: Put It To The People march demanding Final Say referendum to take place six days before UK leaves EU

Politicians of all parties hail fresh demonstration at pivotal moment - with current stalemate poised to 'go down to the wire'
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 22:00:03

Regional airline Flybmi collapses, blaming Brexit uncertainty

East Midlands carrier with 376 staff goes into administration and cancels all flights The British airline Flybmi has gone bust, cancelling all flights with immediate effect and blaming Brexit as the main cause of its collapse. The company, which employs 376 staff and operates more than 600 flights a week, ...
Lin Jenkins / Guardian   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 21:48:24

UK airline flybmi files for bankruptcy citing Brexit

Regional carrier blames uncertainty surrounding country's exit from Europe
FT   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 20:57:32

UK regional airline Flybmi goes into administration blaming Brexit

British regional airline Flybmi has gone into administration and has cancelled all flights with immediate effect, the company said in a statement on Saturday, blaming Brexit uncertainty as one of the reasons for its collapse.
Reuters   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 20:09:55

British Flybmi Airline Goes Into Administration After Being 'Seriously Affected' By Uncertainty Over Brexit

Nicola Slawson / Huffington Post   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 19:22:24

The next three acts of the Brexit drama

The challenge will be welding a political reconciliation from our fractured parties
FT   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 18:00:23

Brexit debate: Campaigners use billboards and magazines

Brexit has created a war of words on bridges, boats and buses - some entirely false.
Al Jazeera   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 17:50:05

Porsche warns of possible 10% Brexit price increase

Taipei Times   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 17:04:43

Britain is discovering the difficult truth about trade deals | Phillip Inman

Wanting to forge new trading relationships after Brexit and securing them are two very different things A trade deal, any trade deal: that is all Liam Fox wants from his civil servants. It is not much for an international trade secretary to ask. Especially when the prospect of all-encompassing agreements ...
Phillip Inman / Guardian   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 17:00:17

Florists: Fresh blooms could become preserve of the rich in no-deal Brexit

Independent florists in Cambridge tell how high-cost imports and long border delays would hit their trade It is Valentine's Day in Cambridge and, at a market stall near King's College, Nicki Lark is cheerfully selling bouquets of roses, daffodils and tulips to young lovers in the sunshine. But, behind her ...
Donna Ferguson and Reece Webb / Guardian   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 16:19:12

London Fashion Week: Industry leaders not backing Brexit

Fashion industry leaders want the UK to be able to continue to recruit and trade freely with Europe.
Al Jazeera   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 14:43:03

Anti-Brexit MEP dropped from debate at Oxford after criticising Tory MP Daniel Kawczynski

'Oxford University for centuries have had debates and that is what students want'
Eleanor Busby / The Independent   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 13:20:00

Drivers, While Marking Time

The main issues for investors have not changed. There are three dominant ones: Trade, growth, and Brexit. Unfortunately, there won't be any closure in the week ahead, and that may make short-term participants reluctant to turn more aggressive.The US reported exceptionally poor December retail sales and January industrial output figures. ...
Marc Chandler / Marc to Market   |   Sat, 16 Feb 2019 12:53:32

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