Posts Tagged ‘Theresa May’

UK’s May to speak to every EU leader in bid to break Brexit deadlock

By AFP
LONDON • British Prime Minister (PM) Theresa May on Saturday vowed to speak to every European Union (EU) member state leader “over the coming ...

UK’s May asks MPs for more time for further Brexit talks

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LONDON • UK Prime Minister (PM) Theresa May (picture) asked MPs yesterday to give her more time to try and revive her ...

May promises Brexit vote by Feb 27 to avert revolt

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LONDON • UK Prime Minister (PM) Theresa May (picture) will ask Parliament this week to give her more time to renegotiate her Brexit deal ...

UK’s May says she is ‘armed with fresh’ Brexit mandate

PM would be ‘battling for Britain and Northern Ireland’ in efforts to get rid of agreement’s unpopular backstop provision
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May seeks to revise Brexit deal, but EU rules out changes

EU says the Brexit deal is not open for renegotiation, while France’s Macron says it is the best agreement possible
LONDON • British Prime Minister ...

Britain’s ‘zombie PM’ staggers into battle

May will seek changes to the withdrawal agreement she negotiated with EU leaders last month although Brussels has insisted it will ...

Brexit — what is the Irish backstop?

Britain, Ireland and the EU have pledged to avoid any physical infrastructure, or ‘hard border’
LONDON • How to keep the Irish border free-flowing has ...

‘Listen to Europe,’ Dublin tells UK MPs ahead of Brexit votes

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LONDON • British MPs seeking to pressure Prime Minister Theresa May this week to renegotiate her Brexit deal should heed European Union (EU) ...

UK Parliament moves closer to stopping a no-deal Brexit

LONDON • The UK Parliament is moving closer to a plan to delay Brexit in order to stop the country dropping out of the European Union (EU) with no deal and ...

Brexit extension needs a reason and a plan, says Moscovici

DAVOS • Any extension of the Brexit process beyond the UK’s March 29 departure date would need a reason and a plan from the government in London, European ...

Davos elite braces for ‘Trump’ tumult

Trump’s policy choices will be the talk of the retreat, even he skips the forum to focus on the US govt shutdown
NEW YORK • In 2018, Davos was basking ...

May turns to Brexit ‘Plan B’

Britain will crash out of the EU on March 29 unless MPs can force a delay or come up with an alternative plan
LONDON • British Prime Minister (PM) ...