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    Anti-Brexit party launch

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 24, 2019

    A new pro-EU political party is launching its campaign Tuesday for next month’s European elections, as British lawmakers return from an Easter break to fresh...

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    Brexit delay: the Soviets would have understood it

    Seth Ferris | Updated at 12:00am on April 21, 2019

    SO THE Brexit saga has taken another twist, and become even more confusing and uncertain. All we can predict is that whatever the UK government...

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    UK economy leans on consumers as Brexit drags on business

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 16, 2019

    Moving slowly in the fog of Brexit and slowing global growth, Britain’s economy is increasingly reliant on consumers and their spending as business investment and...

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    May faces quit call after securing Brexit delay

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 01:10am on April 13, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May faced down a call to resign on Thursday as she implored MPs to resolve the Brexit impasse at last after...

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    May seeks to sell new Brexit delay

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 12, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May will try to convince her splintered country Thursday to accept a Brexit delay of up to six months she secured...

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    UK economy grows as pre-Brexit stockpiling lifts factories

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 11, 2019

    Britain’s Brexit-bound economy unexpectedly grew in February, helped by manufacturers rushing to meet orders from clients who are stockpiling goods ahead of the country’s break...

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    Merkel backs longer Brexit delay than London seeking

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on April 11, 2019

    German chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that she was open to giving Britain more time to arrange its exit from the EU than the June...

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    Can Brexit help us understand Europe?

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 11, 2019

    Those making the decision on April 10 should keep in mind that we are only at the beginning of the long and painful process of...

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    British MPs pass law to block no-deal Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 10, 2019

    British MPs on Monday passed a new law aimed at preventing a no-deal Brexit this week by obliging the government to ask EU leaders for...

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    The crippling of Britain in age of Brexit

    by Patrick Cockburn | Updated at 12:00am on April 10, 2019

    FUTURE historians will look back at Britain in the age of Brexit and seek to explain why its people reduced their power and influence in...

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    Brexit hangs in the balance: Labour says no breakthrough yet

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 09, 2019

    The opposition Labour Party said on Monday that prime minister Theresa May had so far failed to convince it to support a divorce deal, two...

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    May warns deal with opposition only way to secure Brexit

    Agene-France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:35pm on April 07, 2019

    UK prime minister Theresa May on Saturday defended her decision to turn to Britain’s main opposition to get her EU divorce deal approved, warning without...

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    May asks EU to delay Brexit till June 30

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 06, 2019

    Prime minister Theresa May asked the European Union on Friday to delay Britain’s departure from the bloc until June 30, with the extension ending earlier...

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    Brexit chaos stirs bafflement in UK ex-colonies

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:28am on April 05, 2019

    Across much of Britain’s former Asian colonies, many are greeting the UK’s impending departure from the European Union with a mixture of bafflement, apathy, amusement...

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    May scrambles to avoid chaotic Brexit finale

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 05, 2019

    Britain’s government redoubled its efforts Thursday to win over the main opposition party in a last-gasp bid to avoid a chaotic exit from the European...

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    UK economy headed for downturn as Brexit worries hammer services

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 04, 2019

    Britain’s economy looks likely to shrink over the coming months, after Brexit worries caused the dominant services sector to contract for the first time in...

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    EU backs visa-free travel for Britons after Brexit

    Reuters . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on April 04, 2019

    A European Parliament committee on Wednesday backed giving Britons the right to travel to the European Union without visas after Brexit, following weeks of controversy...

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    Trade war, Brexit may slow developing Asia’s growth: ADB

    Reuters. Manila | Updated at 11:41am on April 03, 2019

    Growth in developing Asia could slow for a second straight year in 2019 and lose further momentum in 2020, the Asian Development Bank said on...

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    Lawmakers will try to force May to seek further Brexit delay

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:19pm on April 02, 2019

    A group of British lawmakers said on Tuesday they would try to pass a law which would force prime minister Theresa May to seek a...

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    UK PM under pressure to go for soft Brexit

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    Britain’s exit from the European Union was in disarray after the implosion of prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit strategy left her under pressure from rival...