Britain is `gung ho' about world role after Brexit

Britain is `gung ho’ about world role after Brexit

CAMEROON – Britain’s new U.N. ambassador says the federal government is feeling “gung ho” about persevering with its position as an essential participant on the world stage regardless of its exit from the European Union. Barbara Woodward pointed to the UK’s everlasting seat on the highly effective U.N.…
EU officials sign Brexit trade deal as UK lawmakers debate

EU officials sign Brexit trade deal as UK lawmakers debate

BRUSSELS – On the eve of the U.Ok.’s seismic financial cut up from the European Union, British lawmakers had been being requested to show a 1,200-page commerce settlement with the bloc into legislation in a single day on Wednesday. Simply after the EU’s high officers formally signed the…
Brexit ends Britons' right to live and work in EU

Brexit ends Britons’ right to live and work in EU

LONDON – Thus far, the big majority of British and EU residents haven’t felt the realities of Brexit. Although the U.Okay. left the European Union on Jan. 31, it follows the bloc’s guidelines till the tip of this yr as a part of a transition interval to the…
Gibraltar’s border with Spain still in doubt after Brexit

Gibraltar’s border with Spain still in doubt after Brexit

BARCELONA – Whereas corks could have popped in London and Brussels over the top to a four-year saga referred to as Brexit, there’s one rocky speck of British soil nonetheless left in limbo. Gibraltar, a British colony jutting off the southern tip of Spain’s mainland, wasn’t included within…
EU-UK leaders seek way out of Brexit trade impasse

EU-UK leaders seek way out of Brexit trade impasse

BRUSSELS – The European Union and the UK kicked efforts into greater gear on Tuesday to settle a combat over EU fishing quotas in British waters, the primary impediment to a commerce deal that might keep away from a chaotic New Yr’s Day financial divorce between the 2.…
World shares trend higher ahead of talks on Brexit, stimulus

World shares trend higher ahead of talks on Brexit, stimulus

Shares superior in world markets on Monday as buyers watched for developments in Britain’s commerce talks with the European Union and on a brand new spherical of assist for American companies and staff. The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier mentioned Monday he believes a Brexit commerce settlement is…