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UK’s May says ahead of Brexit vote: I will still have a job in two…

UK’s May says ahead of Brexit vote: I will still have a job in two…

Published 03/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May said she would still be in her job in two weeks time, downplaying speculation that she might [more…]

Clear we can do trade deal with U.S. after talks with Trump: UK’s May

Clear we can do trade deal with U.S. after talks with Trump: UK’s May

Published 03/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May said she had spoken about future trade with U.S. President Donald Trump at last week’s G20 Summit [more…]

Greece’s Varoufakis to run in European election – in Germany

Greece’s Varoufakis to run in European election – in Germany

Published 27/11/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, who was outspoken in his criticism of the austerity policies championed by Berlin at the height [more…]

EU says banks could have more time to build buffers after Brexit

EU says banks could have more time to build buffers after Brexit

Published 15/11/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone banks which issued large amounts of loss-absorbing debt under English law could have more time to meet requirements after Britain [more…]

Britain’s Brexit minister Raab quits

Britain’s Brexit minister Raab quits

Published 15/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Brexit minister Dominic Raab resigned on Thursday in protest at Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal for leaving the European Union. “I [more…]

Scottish Conservatives warn PM May on post-Brexit fishing

Scottish Conservatives warn PM May on post-Brexit fishing

Published 15/11/2018

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scottish lawmakers in Prime Minister Theresa May’s party warned her on Thursday that their 13 votes in parliament were conditional on getting [more…]

EU watchdog says shortcomings in bank stress test need fixing

EU watchdog says shortcomings in bank stress test need fixing

Published 15/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Shortcomings in the European Union’s stress test for banks could be fixed by including elements from the Federal Reserve’s health check of [more…]

France hopes for headway with Germany by December on EU digital tax…

France hopes for headway with Germany by December on EU digital tax…

Published 05/11/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - France and Germany should be able to resolve their differences over plans for an EU tax on digital giants like Apple (AAPL.O) [more…]

Ireland says UK cannot unilaterally scrap border backstop

Ireland says UK cannot unilaterally scrap border backstop

Published 05/11/2018

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Neither Ireland nor the European Union would ever sign up to a backstop agreement to keep the Irish border open after Brexit [more…]

UK Brexit-supporting lawmaker Baker: We must leave the EU customs…

UK Brexit-supporting lawmaker Baker: We must leave the EU customs…

Published 05/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A prominent rebel lawmaker in Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party said on Monday that the United Kingdom must leave the European [more…]