The Malta Independent 20 March 2018, Tuesday


Envoys hail Brexit progress but no Irish border breakthrough

Monday, 19 March 2018, 17:32 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Negotiators from the European Union and Britain on Monday hailed major progress in the Brexit talks, but conceded there had been no breakthrough on keeping open the Irish border. Britain is due...

Lawmakers say UK should consider postponing Brexit

Sunday, 18 March 2018, 07:23 Last update: about 2 days ago Associated Press

Britain should consider postponing Brexit because there may not be enough time to strike a deal with the European Union before the U.K. leaves the bloc a year from now, a key committee of British...

Britain, Malta want constructive approach to Brexit

Wednesday, 7 March 2018, 12:04 Last update: about 13 days ago

Both Britain and Malta want a constructive approach in Brexit negotiations, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat and British Secretary for State for Exiting the European Union David Davies said today during a...

Brexit: UK seeks to remain member of some EU agencies

Friday, 2 March 2018, 16:17 Last update: about 18 days ago Associated Press

Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain is willing to keep similar regulatory standards to the EU after Brexit so goods can keep flowing without tariffs and other obstacles. In a speech Friday...

European leaders can't agree yet on post-Brexit budget

Saturday, 24 February 2018, 07:48 Last update: about 24 days ago Associated Press

European Union leaders are unlikely to agree this year on a new multiyear budget that will plug a huge funding gap caused by Britain's departure from the bloc, European Council President Donald Tusk...

After 2017 breakthrough, 2018 is when Brexit gets tough

Saturday, 13 January 2018, 09:57 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

After months of spats and false starts, Britain and the European Union ended 2017 by agreeing to have an amicable divorce. In 2018, they have to find a way to live together in the future — and...

Defiant Theresa May: UK 'proving doubters wrong' on Brexit

Sunday, 17 December 2017, 17:55 Last update: about 3 months ago Associated Press

British Prime Minister Theresa May said Sunday her government is "proving the doubters wrong" after European Union leaders agreed that Brexit negotiations can finally move on to their next phase in...

EU sees new 'dramatically difficult' phase in Brexit talks

Saturday, 16 December 2017, 08:12 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

With British Prime Minister Theresa May already back home, European Union leaders stood united Friday in saluting the outcome of the first phase of Brexit negotiations, but warned London it will be...

Updated: EU leaders launch new phase in Brexit talks

Friday, 15 December 2017, 12:41 Last update: about 4 months ago Associated Press

European Union leaders give final clearance for Brexit negotiations with Britain to enter second phase involving trade. This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be...

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