The Malta Independent 24 January 2017, Tuesday


UK to actively help industry as country leaves European Union

Monday, 23 January 2017, 11:00 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Britain's leader is pledging to help U.K. industry grow and compete as the country prepares to leave the European Union. Prime Minister Theresa May plans to unveil her "modern industrial...

UK, EU take contrasting messages from May's Brexit speech

Wednesday, 18 January 2017, 12:51 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

British Prime Minister Theresa May's promise of a clean but friendly exit from the European Union drew strikingly different responses Wednesday: optimism in Britain, skepticism on the other side of...

Pound sags amid 'hard Brexit' signals ahead of May speech

Monday, 16 January 2017, 11:34 Last update: about 8 days ago

The British pound fell to a three-month low on Monday amid reports Prime Minister Theresa May is about to set the U.K. on the road to a clean break with the European Union, pushing the country into...

Lawmakers urge British PM May to clarify Brexit intentions

Saturday, 14 January 2017, 06:38 Last update: about 10 days ago Associated Press

A committee of British lawmakers is urging Prime Minister Theresa May to clarify her intentions on Brexit — particularly whether she intends to keep Britain in the European Union's large single...

As talks loom, 'hard Brexit' option raises fear of tariffs

Friday, 13 January 2017, 10:59 Last update: about 11 days ago Associated Press

Is it cod or haddock? That's the sort of question that will matter to Britain if it leaves the European Union's tariff-free single market and ends up operating under rules overseen by the World...

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