May to make key Brexit speech next Friday: Downing Street
Prime Minister Theresa May will make a keynote speech next Friday on Britain's relationship with the EU after Brexit following a "very positive" meeting of her senior ministers, her spokesman said.
Brexit minister promises no 'Mad Max dystopia'
Britain will not engage in "Mad Max-style" deregulation and easing of workers' rights and environmental standards once it leaves the European Union, the Brexit secretary said Tuesday.
EU to get power to punish during Brexit transition
The European Union will be able to punish Britain for breaking the rules of its post-Brexit transition period under plans agreed by Brussels on Tuesday, EU sources said. Under plans for the 21-month transition after Britain leaves the bloc on March 29, 2019, London must abide by all EU laws without having any decision-making power,…
Fresh UK splits as Brexit negotiations resume
Brexit negotiations resumed Tuesday in Brussels as fresh splits rocked British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party, with one pro-European lawmaker urging her to expel hardline eurosceptics.
UK's May sets up EU row over post-Brexit citizens' rights
European Union citizens arriving in Britain during its post-Brexit transition period should not be afforded the same rights as those who arrived earlier, Prime Minister Theresa May said Thursday.
May eyes 'golden era' with China as Brexit looms
China and Britain touted their "golden era" of relations on Wednesday as Prime Minister Theresa May visited Beijing to strengthen her country's global trade links before its contentious divorce with the European Union.
EU backs Brexit transition demands as tensions rock May
The EU adopted red lines Monday for a transition period that binds Britain by the bloc's laws for nearly two years after Brexit without having any policy-making power.
Davis promises independent UK amid fresh Brexit tensions
Brexit minister David Davis will seek to reassure eurosceptics about the government's strategy for leaving the EU on Friday after fresh splits emerged in the ruling Conservative party.