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July 14, 2020  

UK to exclude Huawei from role in high-speed phone network

Backtracks after US threatened to sever intelligence-sharing arrangement over concerns over equipment allowing China to infiltrate UK networks.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 16, 2019  

Boris Johnson raises Brexit stakes with Irish open border stance

Will discard EU divorce measure, heightening the prospect of a “no deal” Brexit.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 28, 2019  

UK PM May makes final push on EU divorce deal

Offers to quit if the deal were approved, in hopes of blunting opposition from Tories who have criticized her leadership.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 26, 2019  

UK government defiant as Parliament takes control of Brexit [UPDATED]

House of Commons takes control of the parliamentary timetable to vote on alternatives to the withdrawal agreement.

News Government Manufacturing Economy
February 5, 2019  

British economy ‘stalling’ amid intensified Brexit worries

Purchasing managers’ survey shows companies increasingly risk averse and eager to reduce overheads.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 16, 2019  

May wins no-confidence vote, but is still beset by Brexit

Britain’s PM is caught between the rock of her own negotiating red lines and the hard place of a Parliament that wants to force a radical change of course.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 11, 2018  

UK’s May lobbies EU leaders in fight to save Brexit deal

The main sticking point since the Brexit talks began is how to keep goods flowing seamlessly between EU member Ireland and the U.K’s Northern Ireland after Britain leaves the bloc.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 29, 2018  

Britain’s May won’t rule out no deal Brexit; bank says firms not ready

Parliament is due to vote Dec. 11 on the divorce deal.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 15, 2018  

UK’s May battles to save her Brexit deal and her job [UPDATED]

The hard-won agreement has infuriated pro-Brexit members of her divided party.

News Food & Beverage Government General
September 5, 2018  

UK, French in talks to prevent more scallop clashes

Last week, about 35 French boats confronted five British ones over fishing grounds.

News Food & Beverage Government General
August 29, 2018  

A scallop skirmish erupts between French, British boats

Every year sees problems between French and British fishermen over access to lucrative scallops, official says.