UK leader under pressure as rivals push for the end of May

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 16 May 2019 12:24:31 +0000

UK leader under pressure as rivals push for the end of May

LONDON – British Prime Minister Theresa May was braced for an uncomfortable meeting Thursday with Conservative Party lawmakers who are demanding she quit within weeks.

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China seeks to reassure Europe at Croatia summit

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2019 13:08:54 +0000

China seeks to reassure Europe at Croatia summit

DUBROVNIK, Croatia – China’s prime minister promised Friday that his government will respect European standards and fair trade, seeking to allay concerns that it is flouting European Union competition rules with huge investments on the continent.

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Trick or treat? EU, UK agree to delay Brexit until Halloween

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 06:19:59 +0000

Trick or treat? EU, UK agree to delay Brexit until Halloween

As if Brexit hadn’t spooked Britain and the European Union enough over the past three years, the two sides agreed early Thursday to extend the deadline to Halloween.

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Chinese prime minister to discuss trade with EU leaders

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 12:21:53 +0000

Chinese prime minister to discuss trade with EU leaders

China’s prime minister was meeting top European Union officials Tuesday to discuss thorny issues including better access for European companies to Chinese markets.

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Chinese prime minister to discuss trade with EU leaders

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 12:21:53 +0000

Chinese prime minister to discuss trade with EU leaders

China’s prime minister was meeting top European Union officials Tuesday to discuss thorny issues including better access for European companies to Chinese markets.

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UK government, opposition to meet in search of Brexit plan

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 09:53:26 +0000

UK government, opposition to meet in search of Brexit plan

LONDON – Meetings are planned Thursday between the British government and the opposition Labour Party in an urgent search for a compromise solution to the country’s departure from the European Union.

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May: UK to seek further Brexit delay, try to break logjam

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 23:20:44 +0000

May: UK to seek further Brexit delay, try to break logjam

With Britain racing toward a chaotic exit from the European Union within days, Prime Minister Theresa May veered away from the cliff-edge Tuesday, saying she would seek another Brexit delay and hold talks with the opposition to seek a compromise.

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What now for Britain’s troubled Brexit?

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sat, 30 Mar 2019 09:31:16 +0000

Anti-Brexit demonstrators

Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal is all but dead after lawmakers voted to reject it for a third time Friday — the day Britain had long been scheduled to leave the European Union.

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EU extends anti-migrant smuggler mission, without ships

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 29 Mar 2019 14:53:44 +0000

EU extends anti-migrant smuggler mission, without ships

BRUSSELS — European Union countries decided Friday to extend the mandate of a naval mission hunting smugglers in the Mediterranean Sea, but took the unusual step of restricting the operation by refusing to allow it to deploy any ships, in an effort to ease tensions with Italy’s anti-migrant government.

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