Brexit News Archive: 18 Nov 2019

EU trade boss tells UK PM he will get 'bare bones' Brexit trade deal or none at all - The Sun

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FX Street   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 22:50:13

Johnson challenges Corbyn ahead of first TV debate

Boris Johnson has issued a Brexit challenge to Jeremy Corbyn ahead of their first head-to-head TV debate of the election campaign.
Sky   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 22:14:00

Gordon Brown accuses Tories of 'whipping up English nationalism'

Former prime minister worries general election could tear country apart
Jon Stone / The Independent   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 20:23:00

Cool CBI reception shows PM has fences to mend

Johnson's Brexit ambition and Corbyn's nationalisation plans leave business audience underwhelmed
FT   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 19:38:14

GBP/JPY bounces on Brexit optimism but sinks on Trade Doubts

The British pound is the stronger across the board after Conservatives signed a pledge to vote for Boris Johnson's Brexit deal if he is elected next month. More polls are also showing the Tories improve their lead against Labour as Brexit optimism is starting to enter high gear again. GBP/JPY ...
Ed Moya / OANDA   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 19:09:46

EUR/GBP takes on fresh 6-month lows to 0.8521 on Brexit optimism

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FX Street   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 18:39:59

Only a truly skilful liar could lie as badly as Boris Johnson and get away with it

To say the prime minister needs to brush up on the art of deception misses the point. He distorts the truth like Les Dawson used to play the piano
Tom Peck / The Independent   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 18:06:00

Brexit gives Johnson a definition he has lacked

Voters know exactly what Jeremy Corbyn stands for. The prime minister is harder to pin down
FT   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 17:23:00

Switching allegiances? Brexit stirs election doubts around England

Jules Wilde has never voted for Britain's Conservatives and would hate to do so at the Dec. 12 election, yet for the first time in his life, the 62-year-old carer is considering backing the governing party because of Brexit.
Reuters   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 16:57:40

How to register to vote: Step-by-step guide as December general election looms

Voters heading to polls for pre-Christmas ballot as Boris Johnson tries to break Brexit deadlock
Joe Sommerlad / The Independent   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 15:55:00

Boris Johnson hails tea exports to India on election campaign trail

Addressing the Confederation of British Industry's (CBI) annual conference in London, Johnson tried to hard-sell his Brexit agreement in order for the UK to leave the European Union (EU) within the January 2020 deadline and provide businesses the certainty they have been demanding.
PTI / Financial Express   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 15:43:42

Prince Andrew scandal has thrown a fireblanket on Brexit

• Maitlis: Queen was 'on board' with interview
CNN   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 14:51:09

Boris Johnson tells business leaders Tories will end Brexit uncertainty - video

Boris Johnson has told the CBI conference of business leaders that Brexit uncertainty has left the UK economy like a supercar firing on half of its cylinders. Accusing MPs of failing to honour their promise to respect the result of the 2016 vote, Johnson insisted a winter election was the ...
Guardian   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:56:10

ECB's Lane: We are worried about the impact of Brexit on Ireland

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FX Street   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:16:21

Reflections on the Brexit Election

Invitation Only Research Event 6 December 2019 - 8:30am to 9:30amAdd to Calendar iCalendar Outlook Google Yahoo Chatham House | 10 St James's Square | London | SW1Y 4LE Alistair Burt, Conservative Member of Parliament (1983-97 and 2001-19); Minister of State for the Middle East, UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office ...
Anonymous / Chatham House   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 12:20:01

These four decisions by the opposition could deliver Boris Johnson a majority in this election

Our latest poll of polls shows that the Conservatives are moving into a possibly decisive lead over their rivals in voting intentions for the UK election. This is in large part because Brexit Party support is collapsing. In contrast, while Labour has been moving ahead in the polls in comparison ...
Harold D Clarke, Ashbel Smith Professor, School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas / The Conversation   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 12:06:50

PM Johnson to tell business chiefs he will end uncertainty

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tell business leaders on Monday that his pledge to take Britain out of the EU swiftly will end uncertaintly and boost the economy, seeking to win over industrialists who have mainly opposed Brexit.
Reuters   |   Mon, 18 Nov 2019 11:27:38

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