Brexit slowdown hits UK as economy weakens

2017-05-25 11:15

The UK has economy slowed more sharply than initially estimated in the first quarter as shoppers flagged and trade dragged on growth.

London home sellers shrug off election, raise prices

2017-05-22 10:23

London house prices have rebounded in May, rising to a record as buyers and sellers defied the usual trend of holding off on property transactions before an election.

Macron wastes no time: names PM, sees Merkel

2017-05-15 16:21

On his first full day in office, France's freshly inaugurated President Emmanuel Macron has moved quickly on both foreign and domestic fronts.

UK steps up battle with EU over Brexit bill

2017-05-15 10:39

Prime Minister Theresa May’s UK government has stepped up its divorce battle with the European Union on the sequencing of exit negotiations.

EU raises UK growth outlook, but warns of Brexit uncertainty

2017-05-11 10:59

The European Commission has raised its forecast for UK growth for a second time this year, while warning of a fallout from Brexit uncertainty and faster inflation.

May asks UK voters for mandate as strong as Macron's

2017-05-08 13:48

Prime Minister Theresa May says that the victory in the French presidential election of a staunch defender of the European Union is why she needs an 'equally strong mandate.'

EU parliament head rejects British PM's vote-meddling claim

2017-05-05 05:40

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani is dismissing a claim that the EU was trying to influence the outcome of the June election in Britain.

Britain says will not be bullied in Brexit talks

2017-05-03 17:31

Prime Minister Theresa May warns that she would rather Britain exit the EU without any agreement on future ties than accept a "bad deal".

London Stock Exchange attacks EU grab for clearing post-Brexit

2017-05-03 07:47

The London Stock Exchange has warned against a move from the EU to limit euro clearing in its home city, saying the attempt would put investors and financial firms at risk.

Brexit gets nasty as EU accuses Britain of unrealistic aims

2017-05-02 17:19

Prime Minister Theresa May has acknowledged that Brexit "will not be easy," after EU officials accused the UK of failing to grasp the complexity of the task ahead.


May reverses stance as labour gains in polls

2017-05-22 15:26

Theresa May has backed down over one of the central pledges of her election campaign, following polls that showed the opposition Labour Party gaining ground.

EU discusses Brexit position as UK threatens to quit talks

2017-05-22 09:28

European Union ministers will meet in Brussels to refine their Brexit negotiating position after the UK threatened to quit talks on its departure.

Putin: US political struggle is affecting global economy

2017-05-15 15:45

Russian President Vladimir Putin says political uncertainties in the US and the European Union are weighing on the global economy.

UK's Johnson says EU may have to pay Brexit divorce bill

2017-05-14 14:24

Britain's foreign secretary Boris Johnson says the EU may have to pay Britain for its exit from the European Union.

Adele makes it onto UK super-rich list

2017-05-08 17:26

Britain has more billionaires living in the country than ever before, according to a 2017 Rich List, which includes famous names such as chart topper Adele.

Brussels 'crossing fingers' for Macron in French vote

2017-05-05 17:25

The EU is pinning its hopes on pro-European presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron in the upcoming French run-off vote, wary of the threat posed by eurosceptic Marine Le Pen.

May takes tough Brexit stance as UK holds local elections

2017-05-04 12:26

Theresa May faces her first nationwide electoral test as Britain's prime minister on Thursday, as she toughens her Brexit position just weeks before a crucial general election.

Sainsbury holds profit steady as Brexit pressures mount

2017-05-03 09:24

UK supermarket chain J Sainsbury has showed it’s coping with a Brexit-fueled squeeze on industry profitability as it reported annual profit that met analyst estimates.

May vows to be 'bloody difficult' as EU slams Brexit aims

2017-05-02 23:01

Brexit negotiations have not yet started, but British Prime Minister Theresa May says she could be a "bloody difficult woman" in talks with the EU.

UK's May 'not in a different galaxy' over Brexit

2017-04-30 15:26

British Prime Minister Theresa May has denied she was "in a different galaxy" after EU leaders were reportedly dismayed by her Brexit negotiating demands.

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