- Boris Johnson planning to renege on Brexit agreement on North
Boris Johnson is preparing to tear up part of the Brexit deal as he sets out his red lines today for a trade agreement with the EU.
Irish Independent. Thu, 27 Feb 2020 02:30:00 +0000.
- Rishi Sunak 'could delay Budget decisions until the Autumn'
Chancellor Rishi Sunak is due to deliver his first financial package on March 11, as the government vows to 'level up' the UK after Brexit by pumping billions into services infrastructure.
Daily Mail. Wed, 26 Feb 2020 11:31:53 +0000.
- UK PM Johnson's Brexit Team Seeks to Evade Irish Sea Checks on Goods
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit team has been ordered to come up with plans to "get around" the Northern Ireland protocol in the Brexit withdrawal agreement, the Sunday Times newspaper reported. ...
Newsmax. Sun, 23 Feb 2020 06:40:45 EDT.
- The Papers: Lords expenses 'out of control' and No 10 mocks EU
Brexit trade talks and an expenses investigation are among the top stories in Sunday's newspapers.
BBC News. Sat, 22 Feb 2020 23:24:59 GMT.
- Boris's Age of Stone
Of all the fanciful Brexit border ideas, Boris Johnson has proposed a bridge from Scotland to Northern Ireland.
Tom Mckendrick. Sydney Morning Herald. Sun, 23 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +1100.
- Despite US tariffs and Brexit concerns, French wine and spirits exports hit record high in 2019
Despite gains, the president of the French Association of Wines and Spirits Exporters expressed concerns that 2020 would be a difficult year for the industry.
CNBC. Fri, 21 Feb 2020 13:44:24 GMT.
- Brexit complicates EU Budget plans
Leaders are meeting this week to discuss budget plans in challenging discussions.
BBC News. Thu, 20 Feb 2020 01:13:21 GMT.
- Greece may demand U.K. return Parthenon Marbles in Brexit deal
European countries could use Brexit as an opportunity to take back priceless antiquities claimed by Britain.
CBS News. Wed, 19 Feb 2020 13:35:06 -0500.
- U.K.'s fight with Greece over ancient sculptures spills into Brexit tensions
A long-running dispute between Britain and Greece over ancient treasures has spilled into tensions over Brexit after a demand for the return of stolen cultural artifacts was added to the draft of a European Union negotiating mandate.
CBC News. Tue, 18 Feb 2020 17:05:15 EST.
- HSBC cuts headcount by 35,000 in deep overhaul
LONDON (AP) - HSBC will shed some 35,000 jobs as part of a deep overhaul to focus on faster-growing markets in Asia and as it tries to cope with a slew of global uncertainties, from Brexit to the trade wars to the new coronavirus. ...
Danica Kirka and Elaine Kurtenbach. Washington Times. Tue, 18 Feb 2020 01:48:59 -0500.
- With Britain out, the unwieldy EU faces major budget battle
BRUSSELS (AP) - The Brexit drama shook the foundations of the European Union for years and laid bare the need for much-delayed political renovations at the 27-nation bloc. ...
Raf Casert. Washington Times. Fri, 14 Feb 2020 02:27:05 -0500.
- N26, the German online bank backed by Peter Thiel, says it's leaving the UK because of Brexit
Germany's N26 launched in Britain in October 2018, about six months before Brexit was initially due to take place.
CNBC. Tue, 11 Feb 2020 15:14:42 GMT.
- Ireland election: Polls predict change to political landscape
The Irish PM was applauded for his handling of Brexit but voters care more about healthcare and housing.
Al Jazeera. Sat, 08 Feb 2020 08:23:49 GMT.
- U.K. finally leaves the EU, four years after Brexit vote
History is being made in Great Britain. It's divorce from the European Union became official nearly four years after the Brexit vote.
CBS News. Tue, 04 Feb 2020 10:35:46 -0500.
- The Deed Is Done: What's next after Brexit?
The deed is done. Brexit is begun. The United Kingdom is no longer a member state of the European Union (EU). ...
Hsyndicate. Tue, 04 Feb 2020 11:58:00 +0200.
- EU or non-EU? Which passport queue should Brits use after Brexit?
Brexit might have become reality, but Brits shouldn't experience any changes to travel within the EU until the end of the year. Although don't be surprised if officials, perhaps unwittingly try to usher you into the wrong passport queue.
The Local. Mon, 03 Feb 2020 16:13:21 +0100.
- Boris Johnson Is Already Battling With The EU Over Post-Brexit Trade Talks
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the EU's chief Brexit negotiator delivered clashing speeches on Monday. A rough ride could be ahead when both parties sit down later this year to thrash out their future relationship.
By Isabel Togoh, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Mon, 3 Feb 2020 15:10:58 +0000.
- UK police probe Brexit posters demanding apartment block residents only speak English
British police are investigating posters that were placed in an apartment building over the weekend which warned residents that its unnamed author would not tolerate lang
ABC News. Mon, 03 Feb 2020 09:31:31 -0500.
- The Long, Uneasy Wait Is Over: Parties, Protests And Solemn Silence Greet Brexit
Some 43 months after the U.K. voted to leave the European Union, the day of divorce has finally arrived. Supporters and critics alike had their say; but largely, a somber mood welcomed the milestone.
Colin Dwyer. NPR. Fri, 31 Jan 2020 16:41:49 -0500.
- Brexit Could Pose Risk To Electricity Supply, Industry Says
Cross-border flows could be disrupted if the post-Brexit trade deal, to be negotiated over the coming months, doesn't include essential elements on energy.
By Dave Keating, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 31 Jan 2020 17:25:38 +0000.