Brexit, a portmanteau of "British" and "exit", is the impending withdrawal of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU). It follows the referendum of 23 June 2016 when 51.9 per cent of voters chose to leave the EU. Withdrawal has been advocated by Eurosceptics, both left-wing and right-wing, while pro-Europeanists, who also span the political spectrum, have advocated continued membership.
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As if matters on Brexit couldn’t get more complicated, it seems this week that a number of UK politicians have decided to take a stance and break away from their main parties.. One News Page Staff - Published
Barclays earnings missed forecasts for 2018, with provisions for Brexit one factor, but shares in the bank rose after signs of a turnaround at its investment banking unit. Julian Satterthwaite reports.
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Britain is set to leave the European Union on March 29. Here, we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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According to Business Insider, three members of parliament quit the UK's Conservative Party in protest of the prime minister's Brexit plans. On Feb. 20th, Sarah Wollaston, Heidi Allen, and Anna Soubry..
Reuters reports a Spanish foreign ministry source said Wednesday the European Union will not agree to renegotiate a Brexit deal. He said, however, that there might be some maneuvering for a statement..
Reuters reports British Prime Minister Theresa May headed to Brussels on Wednesday after three pro-EU lawmakers from her Conservative Party undermined her Brexit strategy. Britain is due to leave the..
Today's Brexit Brief: Juncker doubts Wednesday's meeting with Theresa May will "be a productive discussion", a UN report says the UK will lose its global influence and the Dutch Brexit monster enjoys..
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British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday she would bring a vote on a revised Brexit deal back to parliament as soon as possible but only when it was the right time to do so after securing..