Brexit News Archive: 03 Aug 2019

Johnson's top aide says UK lawmakers can't stop no-deal Brexit - Sunday Telegraph

Lawmakers will be unable to prevent a no-deal Brexit on Oct. 31 even if they dismiss Britain's government in a vote of no confidence next month, Prime Minister Boris Johnson's top aide has advised, the Sunday Telegraph reported.
Reuters   |   Sat, 3 Aug 2019 21:28:53

Brexit: Jo Swinson calls on pro-EU Tories to 'stand up' and block no-deal

Votes this autumn will be 'big test' for Conservative MPs, says new Liberal Democrat leader
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sat, 3 Aug 2019 17:38:47

Post-Brexit trade deals could expose poorer countries to corporate legal action, warns charity

Traidcraft Exchange warns that controversial mechanism can restrict governments' ability to introduce social and environmental protections
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sat, 3 Aug 2019 17:33:00

Nervous power networks look beyond the UK

Fears over Brexit and renationalisation are spooking the private global investors in formerly state-owned utilities Energy suppliers may be on the frontline of the battle to win public trust in the industry, but it is the companies behind the gas pipes and electricity wires which have emerged as the easiest ...
Jillian Ambrose / Guardian   |   Sat, 3 Aug 2019 15:00:53