Tag: Brexit

Boris Johnson tasks UK Chancellor with transforming country into “Singapore of Europe”

Singapore—Mr Rishi Sunak, the Chancellor of the Exchequer of the United Kingdom, has received a very specific mission from Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Post-Brexit, Mr...
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Royal Navy to patrol fishing waters around Britain if there is a “no-deal” Brexit

London -- Trade talks between Britain and the European Union (EU) continued into the night on Saturday (Dec 12) ahead of the latest make-or-break deadline,...
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Pounds dives on report Johnson to abandon Brexit talks

The pound tumbled more than one percent against the dollar Monday, as Britain’s Sun newspaper said Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to abandon...
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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth to get Covid-19 vaccine ‘in weeks’: reports

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II will receive the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine within weeks after UK regulators granted emergency approval and the world’s first roll-out begins...

Brexit and the divide in UK citizens’ political identity: what is to become of...

Some of the opinions expressed in this article can be attributed to Timothy Oliver, lecturer in British politics, who wrote the original piece for...

EU chiefs sign Brexit deal ahead of parliamentary vote

Brussels' two top officials, the presidents of the European Commission and the European Council, signed off on Britain's EU divorce agreement Friday. With Ursula von...

British MPs set to finally seal Brexit deal

by Alice RITCHIE and Dmitry ZAKS After years of angry arguments that toppled two governments, Britain's parliament Thursday will finally approve the terms of Brexit,...

EU chief doubts securing post-Brexit trade deal in 2020

European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen has expressed "serious concern" over whether the bloc could conclude a  post-Brexit trade deal with Britain within...

Farewell 2019: a look back at a year of turmoil

The year 2019 saw an explosion of demonstrations across the world as people demanded an overhaul of entrenched political systems and action on climate...

Queen admits ‘bumpy’ year in Christmas message

by Dmitry ZAKS Queen Elizabeth II described 2019 as "quite bumpy" in a Christmas Day message at the end of a chaotic year which saw...