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News Government Manufacturing General
September 16, 2020  

EU chief says UK can’t change Brexit withdrawal agreement

Says chances for a future trade deal are slipping away; plans to renege on parts of the withdrawal agreement dims those hopes further.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
March 2, 2020  

EU-UK trade talks kick off amid threats and deadlines

Must be concluded by the end of this year, or Prime Minister Johnson threatens to walk.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 3, 2020  

Britain to seek Canada-style free trade deal with EU

But European officials warn Canada achieved largely tariff-free trade status by bringing many of its rules into line with EU regulations.

News Government Manufacturing General
January 8, 2020  

EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal

Von der Leyen said Johnson’s end-of-2020 deadline for negotiations makes it “basically impossible” to strike a comprehensive new agreement in time.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 14, 2019  

Brexit Party rejects tactical voting pact with Conservatives

Farage said the party has to contest the seats to keep pressure on Johnson.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 22, 2019  

Boris says he’ll pull Brexit bill if lawmakers force delay

Warns against months of delay, will call a vote on holding a snap general election.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 21, 2019  

British prime minister tries again for vote on EU divorce deal

Johnson has been forced to ask the EU for a three-month delay to Britain’s departure date.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 8, 2019  

UK says chances of Brexit deal slim; EU chides ‘blame game’

Boris Johnson’s office blamed EU intransigence for a breakdown in negotiations.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 26, 2019  

UK PM Johnson faces backlash over confrontational tone

Characterized an opposition law ordering a Brexit delay as a “surrender act.”

News Government Manufacturing General
September 24, 2019  

UK Supreme Court rules suspension of Parliament was illegal

Court found Johnson acted to limit debate on Brexit in violation of Parliament’s constitutional role.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 5, 2019  

Johnson’s Brexit plans in crisis after third defeat in two days

Parliament turned down a motion triggering a vote, Boris indicated he would try again.

News Government General
September 4, 2019  

Brexit turmoil continues as lawmakers defy UK’s Johnson

House of Commons is confronting Johnson over his insistence that the UK leave the EU on Oct. 31.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 3, 2019  

UK Parliament takes on pivotal day on Brexit as PM makes threats

Key piece of legislation would prevent an immediate no-deal exit, Boris threatens expulsions, election.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 29, 2019  

Brexit escalation raises alarm for ailing European economy

Economists describe a nightmarish setting for companies.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 29, 2019  

Opposition developing to Boris Johnson’s Parliament dodge

Manoeuvre gives political opponents even less time to prevent a chaotic no-deal Brexit by Oct. 31.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 21, 2019  

Germany’s Merkel dangles possibility of negotiated Brexit

She said a solution for the contentious Irish border issue might yet be reached.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 20, 2019  

UK, EU harden their positions on Brexit as G7 approaches

Member states strongly urged not to give in to Johnson’s demand for changes to predecessor Theresa May’s agreement.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 23, 2019  

Boris wins, elevates ‘no deal’ Brexit risks to UK economy

His win makes it more likely that Britain could leave the European Union on Halloween without a withdrawal agreement

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.