With little ado, a divided United Kingdom casts off into the Brexit unknown
January 1, 2021
LONDON (Reuters) -The United Kingdom left the European Union’s orbit on Thursday, turning its back on a tempestuous 48-year liaison with the European project for an uncertain post-Brexit future in its most significant geopolitical shift since the loss of empire.
December 31, 2020
A divided United Kingdom exits EU's orbit, enters Brexit unknown
LONDON (Reuters) - The United Kingdom exits the European Union’s orbit on Thursday, turning its back on a tempestuous 48-year liaison with the European project for an uncertain Brexit future that will shape the fortunes of its people for generations to come.
December 30, 2020
UK-EU Brexit bill resolves 'vexed' European question - Johnson
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will be able to trade with its European neighbours and keep control of its laws and destiny, Prime Minister Boris Johnson will say on Wednesday before lawmakers vote on the Brexit deal he clinched at the eleventh hour.
December 28, 2020
With just days to go, Britain urges business to prepare for end of Brexit transition
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain on Monday urged businesses to prepare for Brexit, just days before a transition period designed to smooth the UK’s departure from the European Union comes to an end.
December 25, 2020
'Parting is such sweet sorrow': EU and UK clinch narrow Brexit accord
LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) -Britain clinched a narrow Brexit trade deal with the European Union just seven days before it exits one of the world’s biggest trading blocs in its most significant global shift since the loss of empire.
December 24, 2020
On the cusp of Brexit trade deal, EU and UK hash out final details
BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - Britain and the European Union were on the cusp of striking a narrow trade deal on Thursday, swerving away from a chaotic finale to the Brexit split that has dealt a blow to the 70-year attempt to forge European unity from the ruins of World War Two.
December 11, 2020
Asian shares boosted by vaccines hopes, Brexit deadline casts shadow
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares bounced back on Friday as progress on COVID-19 vaccines boosted investor sentiment, but tricky Brexit negotiations and US stimulus talks capped gains in riskier assets.