Brexit News Archive: 15 Mar 2019

Theresa May's Brexit Disaster: The Prime Minister of Humiliation

Despite facing one embarrassment after the other, British Prime Minister Theresa May continues to plow ahead, seemingly undeterred. It's becoming increasingly clear that she is the main impediment to solving the Brexit mess.
Spiegel   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 22:32:09

Document: Brexit by July 1 unless UK votes in EU election

Ambassadors told of legal issues raised by delay to Britain's departure.
Jacopo Barigazzi / Politico   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 21:28:15

Could Brexit be delayed?

Britain's MPs vote to ask the EU to delay the divorce due in two weeks.
Al Jazeera   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 20:38:04

Tesla's Planned Model Y Reveal A Total Bust?

Whitney Tilson's email to investors claiming he doesn't hold any positions in stocks he writes about and discusses Tesla's Model Y reveal as a total bust; JetBlue; Brexit; Life Boat play; college cheating scandal. 1) You may not agree with [...] The post Tesla's Planned Model Y Reveal A Total ...
Jacob Wolinsky / Value Walk   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 20:17:03

GBP: Could be a good time to take protection against swings - CIBC

Andrew Grantham, an analyst at CIBC, points out that GBP/USD implied volatility rose over a 1-month horizon, but not over the 3 or 12 months, Key Quotes: "News that British parliament voted to avoid a hard Brexit and extend article 50 has been positive for sterling, but what's interesting is ...
FX Street   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 20:12:30

UK faces hefty Brexit bill from ferry companies

Contract applies only to March departure of block but Theresa May is seeking delay
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:54:47

Merkel ally floats idea of broader talks with UK if Brexit delayed

Delaying Britain's exit from the European Union could present an opportunity to rework the bloc's approach to negotiating with London, an ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:46:47

It's not Brexit (yet), but is it art, asks new London show

From Brexit-inspired art to newspaper front pages leading up to Britain's 2016 referendum on European Union membership, a new London exhibition takes a look at the vote that has divided the nation ever since.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:37:58

Dollar Falls as Soft Data and Trade Hope and Brexit Guide Markets

The US dollar is lower against most major pairs on Friday. The greenback was higher on Thursday as investors sought refuge after the Brexit drama and the apparent delay in the US-China negotiation. President Trump later said that news is upcoming in the next 3-4 weeks, once again boosting optimism ...
Alfonso Esparza / OANDA   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:28:07

Stocks gain on trade, Brexit optimism, dollar slides

A gauge of global equity markets hit a fresh five-month high on Friday on investor optimism over U.S.-Chinese trade talks and hopes a new Brexit vote next week will prove successful, but the dollar headed to its biggest weekly loss since early December.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:05:22

EU sets out July 1 deadline in Brexit delay plans

Draft document says UK must hold European elections if it takes longer than 3 months to leave
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:00:25

Between Brexit and a hard place

On March 12, the British Parliament overwhelmingly voted down Prime Minister Theresa May's proposed Brexit deal with the European Union (for a second time). The following day, March 13, Parliament voted to reject the possibility of leaving the EU without a deal, while failing to acknowledge that this is precisely ...
Douglas A. Rediker / Brookings   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:00:10

British Parliament Goes Full Zombie Over Brexit

Rachel Shabi We're saddled with a government permanently on the verge of collapse over a 2016 referendum decision that can't be achieved and has instead induced a political breakdown. The post British Parliament Goes Full Zombie Over Brexit appeared first on The Nation .
Rachel Shabi / The Nation   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:48:03

GBP to rally initially if EU grants UK any delay to Brexit beyond March 29 - Rabobank

"Assuming that May is not successful in pushing her plan through the Commons next week, the prospect of a much longer deal becomes likely," notes Rabobank analysts. Key quotes "European Commission President Tusk has suggested that the EU could be open to a long extension "if the UK finds it ...
FX Street   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:22:31

Chris Grayling's No-Deal Brexit Ferries Could Still Run On March 29 - Even If Britain Is Still In The EU

Arj Singh / Huffington Post   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:20:27

Brexit: DUP welcomes 'renewed focus' on their concerns after talks

The Democratic Unionists welcome a "renewed focus" on their objections ahead of third Commons vote.
BBC   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:48:23

Brexit: DUP denies 'cash for votes' suggestions after meeting chancellor over backing for deal

Party propping up Theresa May in power insists focus is on 'red line' that Northern Ireland must not be treated differently from rest of UK
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:47:00

How does the Brexit maelstrom end: Deal, no Brexit or crash?

The United Kingdom's exit from the European Union is uncertain nearly three years since the 2016 Brexit vote.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:29:39

UK: BoE, CPI and jobs data to be offset by Brexit developments - Danske Bank

Data to be released next week includes the jobs report and inflation. It will also be the Bank of England meeting. Brexit related events will likely offset economic numbers. According to analysts from Danske Bank, next week at the EU summit (Thursday and Friday), EU 27 will accept the extension ...
FX Street   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:26:23

Could Theresa May's Brexit Deal Pass In Third Commons Vote?

Arj Singh / Huffington Post   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:16:50

Brexit Big Beasts Going Wobbly

Brexiteers are getting seriously nervous after Parliament voted this week first to block no deal, and then in favour of an Article 50 extension - with Theresa May's support - with another load of egregious antics from Bercow thrown in. The Benn/Cooper/Letwin coup was seen off by just two votes. ...
Hugh Bennett / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:00:47

Former European Commission president, Romano Prodi, on Brexit "this is really a mess"

Brexit chaos is dominating the headlines. Euronews asked the opinion of the former head of the executive body of the EU and Italian prime minister
euronews   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:52:43

Brexit chaos

With parliament riven and Brussels losing patience, how long can Theresa May fight on?
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:43:20

What Happened In Brexit Last Week, And What's Next?

Lisa Golden / Huffington Post   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:42:08

No deal better than long delay to EU withdrawal, Brexit secretary says

Stephen Barclay insists UK 'shouldn't be afraid' to leave without an agreement, despite parliament having voted to rule it out
Benjamin Kentish / The Independent   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:40:00

Johnson writes himself into the Brexit history books

The FT glimpses an imaginary draft of a joint U-turn and leadership pitch speech
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:32:45

May's Brexit deal lives: Northern Irish kingmakers report 'good' talks with government

The Northern Irish party that props up Prime Minister Theresa May's government said it had good talks with British ministers on Friday to see what additional assurances would be needed for them to save her twice-defeated Brexit deal.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:28:19

DUP says it wants a Brexit deal, more progress needed on backstop

The deputy leader of the Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Theresa May's government said his party wanted to agree a Brexit deal but the issue over the so-called Irish backstop remained the key problem.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:26:13

OANDA Market Insights podcast (episode 56)

OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam previews the week's business and market news with Jazz FM Business Breakfast presenter Nick Howard. Another big week in store for Brexit and central banks feature heavily as the Federal Reserve and Bank of England meet.
Craig Erlam / OANDA   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:25:35

Brexit: third time lucky for Theresa May?

The FT's Robert Shrimsley examines the UK PM's parliamentary options
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:12:19

Northern Irish DUP to give progress update on Brexit talks with UK government

The Northern Irish party which props up Prime Minister Theresa May's government is likely to give a progress update on talks about the additional assurances that would be needed for them to save her twice-defeated Brexit deal.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:04:31

UK law firm IPO defies Brexit turmoil

When law firm DWF Group filed its registration document at the start of February the omens were not good for a UK IPO as it remained unclear if the UK would leave the European Union with a negotiated deal. Most bankers covering the UK were not keen to attempt an ...
IFR   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:00:00

Derry Girls Shows Us How Bawl-Breaking A Hard Brexit Would Be

Lily Burnard / Huffington Post   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:59:04

Brexit has taken a notable step backwards

It's tempting to believe the cliche that in Brexit, nothing ever changes.
CNN   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:56:52

Brexit endgame: Parliament seeks delay to EU exit

Following a week of dramatic and confusing developments in British politics, the United Kingdom still does not have an agreed deal with the European Union on the terms of its exit, two weeks before it is scheduled to occur. Parliament rejected the deal negotiated by Prime Minister Theresa May (again), ...
Amanda Sloat / Brookings   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:54:16

Brexit: DUP in talks with ministers ahead of third vote

Discussions have taken place in London ahead of a third vote on the PM's Brexit agreement next week.
BBC   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:46:29

Global stocks gain on trade, Brexit optimism, dollar slides

A gauge of global equity markets hit a fresh five-month high on Friday on investor optimism over U.S.-Chinese trade talks and hopes a new Brexit vote next week will prove successful, but the dollar headed to its biggest weekly loss since early December.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:45:49

Brexit: Steve Barclay defends voting against Article 50 extension

Steve Barclay defends his decision to vote against extending Brexit beyond 29 March - even though it is government policy.
BBC   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:43:15

Merkel protege: We should delay Brexit if that helps avoid disorderly exit

The leader of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) said on Friday that the European Union should agree to a delay of Britain's departure from the bloc if it would prevent the exit from being disorderly.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:42:21

Brexit: EU says UK no-deal tariff plan is 'illegal' under WTO rules

Agriculture Commissioner says plan is not compatible with WTO rules
Jon Stone / The Independent   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:35:00

Tory MEPs asked if they'd like to contest EU election in a Brexit delay

'May I ask you to reflect over the weekend whether you would wish to stand as a Conservative candidate?' asks senior UK parliamentarian.
Maïa de La Baume / Politico   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:25:59

Trump claims Theresa May 'didn't listen'...

There was no reason for Trump to take another cheap shot at an ally, but sometimes, it seems he just can't help himself.
Steve Benen / MSNBC   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:20:08

Brexit explained: Theresa May set for third attempt to secure deal

If it fails, UK prime minister has warned a lengthy delay may be needed
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 15:19:29

Brexit latest: What's happened this week and what happens next?

After a rollercoaster week in UK politics, you would be forgiven for being left confused.
BBC   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:55:17

Brexit confusion has roots in decades of mutual suspicion

Historic hostilities and misunderstandings between the UK and Europe have led to mistrust
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:48:57

Get Ready For Five More Years of Nigel Farage

It looks like the EU will give a dysfunctional U.K. the time it needs to sort out Brexit - even if that means weakening its own institutions in the process.
Washington Post   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:45:24

Britain's Brexit Secretary: We should not fear a no-deal Brexit

If Britain cannot get a Brexit divorce deal approved by parliament, it should not be afraid of leaving without a deal, Brexit Secretary Steve Barclay said on Friday.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:44:44

Trainline tracks £1bn float to derail sale

Trainline, the rail and coach ticket booking platform, is making tracks towards a £1bn stock market listing that could take place within months.
Sky   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:42:00

Theresa May's Tossing Tax

Amongst the Brexit drama it's easy to miss that an extraordinary anti-freedom, anti-personal responsibility set of regulations under the Digital Economy Act come into full force next month. From April, any internet service will face fines and consequences if pornographic material can be accessed on them by anyone under the ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:30:34

After series of chaotic votes EU leaders urge clarity from Britain before Brexit delay

EU leaders on Friday called for clarity from Britain before considering any delay to Brexit after a series of chaotic votes by MPs just two weeks before the deeply divided country is due to leave the bloc.Quitting the EU after 46 years on March 29 remains the legal default unless ...
Agence France-Presse / South China Morning Post   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:16:14

Where does Theresa May go from here?

Here's a Q and A on how Brexit events could develop
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:11:13

EU leaders urge clarity from Britain before Brexit delay

Quitting the EU after 46 years on March 29 remains the legal default unless EU leaders unanimously grant Britain an extension, with the issue likely to dominate a March 21-22 EU summit in Brussels. The length of any delay will depend on the outcome of another parliamentary vote on the ...
Times of India   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:03:47

The Iraq War Is a Cautionary Tale for Theresa May's Brexit Dilemma

Editor's Note: As Prime Minister Theresa May grapples with parliamentary chaos over her efforts to negotiate Britain's impending withdrawal from the European Union, the experience of one of her predecessors offers lessons on balancing politics and principle at a crucial juncture in the country's history. This adapted excerpt of Heroes ...
John Rentoul / The Atlantic   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:00:00

Four possible outcomes of the UK's request for a Brexit delay

The EU is pondering the length of an extension, conditions - and even outright rejection
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:58:38

Britain needs to provide clarity about Brexit delay - Danish Foreign Minister

If Britain is going to ask the European Union for a delay to its departure from the union, it is important that it can explain how that will be used to find a solution, Denmark's foreign minister said on Friday.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:58:01

'No-deal' would prevail if UK's Brexit plan unclear by next week - France

Britain would only be granted an extension to the Article 50 Brexit negotiation period if its parliament passed the deal on the table or if a clear alternative plan emerged by next week's EU summit, a French official said on Friday.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:32:12

UK-DUP talks to continue over the weekend on possible deal - Sky

Britain's attorney general will work over the weekend with the Northern Irish party that props up Theresa May's government on a possible agreement to break the Brexit impasse, Sky News reported on Friday.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:30:41

Some Of The Crazy Stuff That Happened In Just One Brexit Week

Ned Simons / Huffington Post   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:24:14

Hammond holds talks with DUP in bid to win backing for Brexit plan

Discussions come ahead of third meaningful vote on the plan Theresa May agreed with EU
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:18:26

EU demands clear Brexit plan in exchange for delay

The UK must put forward a clear plan for what happens next if there is to be a delay to Brexit, EU leaders have warned.
Sky   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:17:00

Explainer: Sling them out or long delay: Europeans weigh Brexit options

European Union leaders will tell Prime Minister Theresa May next week how much longer Britain can stay in the bloc as British lawmakers struggle to agree on how and when, or even if, the country is leaving.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:08:20

Brexit: Philip Hammond brings Treasury's financial might to talks with DUP over Theresa May's withdrawal deal

Ms May's ministers also continue their efforts to convince Conservative eurosceptics to row in behind her twice-defeated deal
Joe Watts / The Independent   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 13:01:00

How To Talk About This 'Unholy Mess' Of A Brexit With Your Kids

Victoria Richards / Huffington Post   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:59:16

UK carmakers forced to idle plants despite possible Brexit delay

BMW, Honda and Jaguar Land Rover all scheduled downtime in their factories during April
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:56:21

Brexit: what happens next?

It's been a turbulent few weeks in the Palace of Westminster and while Britons may all be bored silly by the sight of MPs arguing about what they think the people actually want, the drama shows no sign of stopping. What's happened so far Since MPs first rejected the prime ...
Louise Thompson, Senior Lecturer in Politics, University of Manchester / The Conversation   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:46:29

GBP/USD surrenders modest intraday recovery gains, back below mid-1.3200s

• A subdued USD price action lends some support and helps bounce off lows. • Brexit uncertainties continue to weigh on the GBP and seemed to cap gains. The GBP/USD pair struggled to capitalize on a goodish intraday bounce and is currently placed in the neutral territory, just a few ...
FX Street   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:33:56

Brexit delay for what? EU leaders want answers, Ireland says

Many European Union leaders want a clear idea of how Britain would use any extension to the Brexit process before granting a delay, Irish finance minister Paschal Donohoe said on Friday.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:30:18

'No-deal' would prevail if UK's Brexit plan still unclear by next week - France

Britain would only be granted an extension to the article 50 Brexit negotiation period if its parliament passed the current deal on the table or if a clear, alternative plan emerged by next week's EU summit, a French official said on Friday.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:29:56

Long delay to Brexit unless you back PM's deal: top May ally

Prime Minister Theresa May's deputy warned lawmakers on Friday that unless they approved her Brexit divorce deal after two crushing defeats, Britain's exit from the European Union could face a long delay.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:12:52

Is life a bet, or an experiment?

Since the official Brexit policy of the UK government now seems to be "accidents happen", it is a nourishing age for those who dine on uncertainty. Most of us, however, started feeling queasy long ago. If you're looking for guidance as to how to digest the unpredictabilities of life, why ...
Tim Harford / Tim Harford   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:09:57

Higher Open Likely For US Markets: Oil, Gold Up

Higher open expected for the U.S markets, Friday after the key stock index futures moved a bit higher in the morning. Renewed hopes on U.S.-China trade agreement and the latest Brexit developments including lawmakers voting for a three months delay for Brexit have enthused the markets. At around 03:10 a.m. ...
IBTimes   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:09:48

Brexit has become a Monty Pythonesque joke

Some Leavers are losing their ardour in the face of endless debates and economic fears
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:07:32

[Article] No Exit, by Lionel Shriver

Lionel Shriver / Harper's Magazine   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:04:30

Brexit: Jon Snow perfectly summed up everyone's thoughts on politicians who 'know nothing about what's going on'

With just 14 days until the Brexit deadline and no plan in place for how the country will leave the EU, it's probably safe to say that nobody has a clue what's going on.
Emma Snaith / The Independent   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:00:00

EU27 to agree to a 'technical short extension' if UK parliament passes deal

Citing a French presidency official, Reuters recently reported that the EU27 would agree to a "technical short extension" to Article 50 Brexit negotiation period if the UK parliament were to approve PM May's Brexit deal next week.
FX Street   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:59:34

GBP unlikely to get directional cues from the BoE next week - TDS

Analysts at TD Securities do not think the March MPC meeting of BoE will provide sterling with a major directional cue. Key Quotes "With the ongoing drama over Brexit building to a peak, traditional FX market drivers are likely to remain a distant concern for global investors, at least for ...
FX Street   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:56:09

Parliament support to Brexit delay a sigh of relief

British Prime Minister Theresa May is working to pull off an against-the-odds rescue for her European Union divorce deal, after Parliament voted to postpone Brexit to avert a chaotic departure in two weeks.
Hurriyet   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:56:00

May will work tirelessly for Brexit deal - spokeswoman

British Prime Minister Theresa May will work tirelessly to get a Brexit deal, her spokeswoman said on Friday, after May's plan to leave the European Union was crushed in parliament for a second time this week and lawmakers voted to seek a delayed departure.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:50:24

Wetherspoon boss Tim Martin attacks Remainers after pub chain's profits plummet

'If parliament votes either for Theresa May's 'deal' (which keeps us in the EU by the back door) or to remain in the EU, the referendum result will not have been respected,' warns Brexiteer
Will Kirby / The Independent   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:49:00

JD Wetherspoon boss says no-deal Brexit will lead to lower prices

Tim Martin claims tariff plans would have positive impact, as pub chain reports fall in profits The JD Wetherspoon chairman, Tim Martin, has said no-deal Brexit tariff plans would lead to lower prices for consumers, as higher pay for staff dented profits at the pub chain. Martin has been one ...
Jasper Jolly / Guardian   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:41:40

DAX hits 5-month high as British parliament vote for Brexit delay

The DAX continues to show strong movement this week, and the volatility has continued on Friday. The index has jumped 1.0% on the day, climbing to its highest level since mid-October. Currently, the DAX is at 11,695. In economic news, the focus is on inflation data. German WPI rebounded after ...
Kenny Fisher / OANDA   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:41:36

Risk of no-deal Brexit recedes further, some banks say

The risk that Britain will leave the European Union without an agreement on March 29 has receded further this week, some banks and asset managers say, citing the UK parliament's resounding vote to rule out a no-deal Brexit.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:36:38

UK parliament will have to look at other options if May pursues her Brexit deal: Labour

If Prime Minister Theresa May presses on with her Brexit deal after lawmakers vote to delay Britain's exit, parliament will have to look at other options, the opposition Labour Party's Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Wednesday. Lawmakers are expected to be given a vote on Thursday on whether they ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:36:10

Irish minister warns against June cliff-edge Brexit

Dublin to give 'generous' response to UK request for delay.
Matei Rosca / Politico   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:34:04

What is Britain's next move on Brexit?

British Prime Minister Theresa May is expected next week to try and persuade parliament to back her Brexit deal at the third time of asking, before heading to Brussels to request a short delay to the exit process.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:30:02

Brexit timeline: key dates in UK's divorce from EU

What happens next as the clock ticks on Britain's departure
FT   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:26:39

We are as ready for Brexit as we can be, German engineering group says

Germany's engineering companies have examined their ties with Britain in recent months and prepared as well as possible for a disorderly British exit from the European Union, their industry association VDMA said on Friday.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:26:24

German conservative: EU should give Britain generous Brexit extension

German conservative Norbert Roettgen said on Friday that the European Union should grant Britain an extension on its departure from the European Union.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:24:16

UK government spokesman: Government will spell out next Brexit steps on Monday

The UK government spokesman was out on the wires in the last hour and said that the PM May will continue to work tirelessly to get a Brexit deal. Additional quotes: • The government will spell out next Brexit steps on Monday. • Businesses should also prepare for no-deal. • ...
FX Street   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:22:49

Brexit: why unilateral withdrawal from any future treaty would ruin the UK's reputation

During another tumultuous week in British parliamentary history, attention turned to whether a country can decide to unilaterally withdraw from an international treaty - and if so, whether this could apply to the Brexit deal. This question is now at the centre of the government's efforts to persuade MPs to ...
Ioannis Glinavos, Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Westminster / The Conversation   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:19:42

Honda says any Brexit delay must be long enough to give stability

Japanese carmaker Honda said any delay to Brexit must be long enough to give businesses stability whilst BMW is still preparing for a "worst-case scenario" no-deal Brexit after lawmakers backed postponing Britain's exit from the EU.
Reuters   |   Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:11:14