Brexit News Archive: 24 Nov 2019

UK risks becoming 'Trump's poodle' if Boris Johnson wins election, Liberal Democrats warn

Chuka Umunna warns Tory victory will give PM 'carte blanche' to import demagoguery into UK
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 22:51:11

A slimline manifesto for a one-issue Tory campaign

With just over two weeks before the UK is due to go to the polls, Boris Johnson unveiled a manifesto that reflected his big gamble: this is a one-issue general election, and the theme is Brexit.
Sky   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 21:04:00

U.K.'s Boris Johnson has one thing on his mind: Brexit now

The formal launch of the Conservative Party's election pledges Sunday centered around the key plank of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's campaign: making Brexit happen.Speaking to ...
No Author / Japan Times   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 20:51:33

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson unveils his manifesto for Brexit Britain ahead of crucial December election

Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged Sunday to take Britain out of the EU by January 31, then set about reinvigorating public services as he launched his Conservative Party’s general election manifesto.Having taken over a minority administration in July and been unable to speed his EU divorce deal through parliament, Johnson ...
Agence France-Presse / South China Morning Post   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 20:07:15

UK Conservative manifesto explained

A Tory-led government would focus on delivering Brexit, improving the NHS and addressing the cost of living, Boris Johnson said.
Eleni Courea, Cristina Gallardo / Politico   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 19:45:34

Hundreds of EU workers at Boris Johnson's local hospital fear for their future

More than 11,000 staff from EU nations have left the NHS since the vote for Brexit
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 19:27:00

Tory manifesto leaves door open to no-deal Brexit

Party vows to exit EU transition period by end of 2020 and negotiate new trade deal
FT   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 19:11:34

The Guardian view on the Tory manifesto: dangerous despite its caution | Editorial

The Conservative programme unveiled by Boris Johnson rests upon a central untruth: the promise to 'Get Brexit Done' The Conservative manifesto launched today looks at first glimpse decidedly modest, even unremarkable. It is so by design. It is intended to reassure, whereas Labour's programme last week was meant to rouse. ...
Editorial / Guardian   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 18:30:56

General election 2019: Boris Johnson vows to 'forge a new Britain'

Boris Johnson promises to unite the country by getting Brexit done and to boost nurse numbers by 50,000.
BBC   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 18:14:27

Johnson's manifesto demands a lot on trust

A messy Brexit would scupper the Tories' public-spending pledges
FT   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 18:01:50

Paris promises 'unique' trade deal if UK plays fair

French trade minister stresses need to align with EU standards after Brexit
FT   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 17:32:43

Conservative manifesto: Boris Johnson's key pledges at a glance, from the NHS to Brexit

Everything you need to know from the Tory's election blueprint
Lizzy Buchan / The Independent   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 17:24:00

Johnson offers up new Brexit promise for Christmas

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised on Sunday "to get Brexit done", with his Conservative Party making an election pledge to bring his deal to leave the European Union back to parliament before Christmas.
Reuters   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 16:51:20

Factbox - Johnson's election plan: Brexit, nurses and no more tax rises

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson launched his Conservative Party's election manifesto on Sunday, vowing to employ another 50,000 nurses, prevent tax rises and complete Britain's departure from the European Union.
Reuters   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 16:07:51

Boris Johnson launches 'Get Brexit Done' manifesto for UK poll

Johnson's "get Brexit done" message is aimed for the end of January 2020 deadline, by bringing back his Withdrawal Agreement Bill to Parliament before Christmas if the Tories win a majority to "turn the page from the dither, delay and division of recent years".
PTI / Financial Express   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 16:04:34

UK Conservatives launch manifesto with promise of speedy Brexit

Tories rule out any extension of Brexit transition period past December 2020.
Eleni Courea / Politico   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 15:30:33

Boris Johnson unveils election platform, promises Brexit

"Unlike any other party standing in this election, we are going to get Brexit done,'' he told supporters while waving his party's printed platform, which was unveiled Sunday.
Times of India   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 15:30:00

Johnson promises 50,000 extra nurses for the NHS

Conservative manifesto focuses on Brexit, public services, tax cuts and environment
FT   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 15:26:40

Boris Johnson despairs 'dither and delay' of Parliament

The prime minister says "prevarication and over Brexit has undermined trust in politics.
BBC   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 15:04:06

Johnson Unveils Manifesto For Brexit Britain

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was unveiling his Conservative Party's manifesto on Sunday, pledging to move on from Brexit and austerity in a bid to secure a general election majority. Having taken over a minority administration in July and been unable to speed his EU divorce deal through parliament, Johnson ...
IBTimes   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 14:44:52

Factbox: Johnson's election plan: Brexit, nurses and lower business rates

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson launched his Conservative Party's election manifesto on Sunday, setting out plans to employ another 50,000 nurses, lower business rates for retailers and get Brexit done.
Reuters   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 14:39:35

Britain's Conservatives says they will not extend Brexit implementation period

Britain's governing Conservative Party will not extend the Brexit implementation period beyond December 2020, it said in its election manifesto on Sunday, reiterating Prime Minister Boris Johnson's vow to "get Brexit done".
Reuters   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 14:27:09

Johnson to get Brexit done and unleash 'tidal wave' of investment

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised on Sunday to get Brexit done to restore business confidence and unleash what he said would be a tidal wave of investment.
Reuters   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 14:23:23

Is Conventional Wisdom Too Optimistic? The Week Ahead

There have been three general issues that the macro-fundamental picture has revolved around this year: trade, growth, and Brexit. On all three counts, conventional wisdom seems unduly optimistic, and this may have helped dampen volatility.A series of signals suggest that the US and China remain far apart in trade negotiations. ...
Marc Chandler / Marc to Market   |   Sun, 24 Nov 2019 12:53:20

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