Feb 18, 2018

Brexit begins to bite Britain

Despite the promises of Brexit supporters that exit would benefit Britons, evidence is mounting that it will instead leave them much worse off.

Are you okay, Auntie May? China warms to U.K. prime minster

/ Feb 2, 2018

Are you okay, Auntie May? China warms to U.K. prime minster

British Prime Minister Theresa May landed in China earlier this week fending off questions about her future amid mounting accusations of poor leadership, boring policies, and weakness over Brexit. By Friday the 61-year-old leader was basking in a warm reception from the leaders of the ...

Brexit haunts May as she seeks post-EU China trade

Feb 1, 2018

Brexit haunts May as she seeks post-EU China trade

Hounded by Brexit rows at home, Prime Minister Theresa May met Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday to seek deeper trade ties after Britain leaves the European Union. May began her trip with plans to announce £9 billion ($12.7 billion) in business deals, an agreement ...

/ Feb 1, 2018

U.K. government will give Parliament initial Brexit analysis

Britain's government said on Wednesday it would hand over to Parliament what it called an initial analysis of the impact of Brexit, trying to deflect accusations that ministers are badly prepared for leaving the EU. The leaked report has struck at the heart of government ...

Leaked report: U.K. economy will be worse off after Brexit

/ Jan 30, 2018

Leaked report: U.K. economy will be worse off after Brexit

A forecast prepared for the British government reportedly says the economy will be worse off after the country leaves the European Union no matter what trade deal is struck with the bloc. The leaked assessment published Monday by news website BuzzFeed says if Britain reaches ...