Tag: Brexit

‘The mess begins’: European press cautious after British vote

Boris Johnson's surprisingly strong victory in Britain's election dominated the home pages of European media outlets on Friday, with most welcoming the end of...

UK’s opposition Labour party agrees to December election

Britain was on course for a December election Tuesday after the main opposition Labour party said it would support Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan,...

Brexit extension until January 31 ‘very probable’: French diplomatic source

An extension until January 31 of the deadline for Britain to leave the European Union is "very probable", a French diplomatic source said on...

Johnson pushes for poll as EU prepares Brexit delay

by Alice RITCHIE British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make a fresh push on Monday for an early election as EU leaders prepare to back...

EU mulls Johnson’s reluctant Brexit delay request

by Dmitry ZAKS EU leaders were on Sunday considering a request by Prime Minister Boris Johnson to delay Britain's departure from the bloc, which he...

British PM scrambles to sell Brexit deal to MPs

by Robin MILLARD British Prime Minister Boris Johnson launched a charm offensive on Friday to sell his Brexit deal to sceptical MPs, with a looming...

Crunch Brexit talks resume as EU and UK close in on possible text

by Dave CLARK British and European negotiators resumed intense negotiations on a draft Brexit deal Wednesday after late-night talks brought them closer but failed to...

Brexit deal ‘possible this week’: EU’s Barnier

EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said Tuesday that a deal with Britain could be reached this week, but warned more tough talks are still...

Britain preparing to ‘take back control’ at WTO: minister

Britain is looking forward to "taking back control" of its trade policy after it exits the European Union later this month, a government minister...

Britain’s Johnson sets out defence of new Brexit plan

by Dmitry ZAKS British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met his senior ministers on Thursday before setting out on a delicate mission to convince sceptical EU...
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