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Asia Brexit vote trade talks hopes for best Asia Hopes

Asia hopes for best in trade talks, Brexit vote

10 October, 2019 8:55 am 8:55 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets made guarded gains on Tuesday amid cheery chatter about the chance of a Sino-US trade deal, while investors were sanguine yet another vote on Brexit would still avert a hard exit for the UK. A holiday in Tokyo kept turnover light and MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside … Read More

Boris Johnson loses majority after Brexit vote

09 September, 2019 10:31 am 10:31 am

LONDON (AFP) – British Prime Minister (PM) Boris Johnson lost his majority a major parliamentary defeat over his Brexit vote. Boris Johnson raised the prospect of a snap election after he suffered a major parliamentary defeat over his Brexit strategy that could delay Britain’s exit from the European Union. Just six weeks after taking office, … Read More

FTSE stocks poised for worst day since 2016 Brexit vote

12 December, 2018 5:02 pm 5:02 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – UK shares plunged on Thursday, with domestically-focused stocks poised for their worst day since June 2016 when Britain voted to leave the European Union, as investors grew more nervous ahead of a crucial government vote on Brexit next week. Broad-based selling swept European bourses after the arrest of a top Huawei executive … Read More