Brexit News Archive: 03 Dec 2019

General election news - live: Hundreds of protesters march to Buckingham Palace over Trump NHS fears

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Adam Forrest, Benjamin Kentish, Jon Sharman / The Independent   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 22:35:00

General election: Boris Johnson sparks more uncertainty after refusing to say if businesses should continue no-deal Brexit preparations

The prime minister's comments came after Dominic Raab said no deal would 'absolutely' be on the table in trade talks with the EU
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 22:32:00

Boris Johnson says general election result could be 'very tight' as Tory poll lead narrows

Prime minister's comment appears to be bid to fend off Tory complacency
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 22:31:22

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts - Balancing Act

"It has been the longest bull market in modern history, enabled by massive Central Bank intervention. But with trade wars raging, Brexit, Presidential impeachment over something, etc., there remains a significant risk of a recession over the next 12 months. If we look at the normalized change in the 10Y-3M ...
Jesse / Jesse's Café Américain   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 21:39:00

EU draft text: Brexit trade talks must make 'best possible use' of time

Leaders to discuss Brexit at a summit the morning after the UK's general election.
Jacopo Barigazzi / Politico   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 20:56:39

On the campaign trail: PM Johnson blows his budget on sausages

Britain holds an election on Dec. 12, a political gamble by Prime Minister Boris Johnson who sees it as his best chance to break the deadlock in parliament over Brexit.
Reuters   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 17:30:27

Brexit: Could the UK and EU sort a trade deal in months?

Even if the withdrawal agreement is approved, the future UK-EU trade relationship still requires much work.
BBC   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 16:20:27

The Calm After Britain's Brexit Election

If Boris Johnson wins the United Kingdom's upcoming vote, as expected, Brexit will go ahead and cause the country long-term damage. But for the next several years, almost nothing about the UK's relationship with the European Union is likely to change, because Johnson can - and almost certainly will - ...
Anatole Kaletsky / Project Syndicate   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 13:03:22

Sky Invests in Massive New Studios

Despite dire warnings about Brexit, Sky have unveiled plans to build a 32-acre TV and film studio in Elstree. A new dawn is breaking for Sky... The huge development will be able to facilitate production of several films and TV shows at the same time, with 14 impressive sound stages; ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 12:35:07

Nish Kumar booed at cricket charity lunch 'over Brexit jokes'

Greg James has said he was to be at a sporting charity lunch where comedian Nish Kumar was booed as he performed on stage.
Sky   |   Tue, 3 Dec 2019 11:30:00