The Malta Independent 17 July 2018, Tuesday

Brexit

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

Saturday, 24 February 2018, 07:48 Last update: about 6 months 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 7 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 8 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 8 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 8 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...

In blow to May, UK lawmakers assert final say on Brexit deal

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 07:51 Last update: about 8 months ago Associated Press

British lawmakers delivered a blow to Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans Wednesday by giving Parliament the final say on any exit agreement the government reaches with the European...

Brexit secretary says a no-deal Brexit now less likely

Sunday, 10 December 2017, 18:27 Last update: about 8 months ago Associated Press

The likelihood of Britain leaving the European Union without a future trade deal has "dropped dramatically" now that the two sides have reached a preliminary agreement on their divorce terms, the...

Theresa May makes diplomatic blitz to unlock Brexit talks

Monday, 4 December 2017, 11:59 Last update: about 8 months ago Associated Press

British Prime Minister Theresa May will make a diplomatic blitz to Brussels on Monday to meet top European Union officials and try to reach a much-needed breakthrough in the negotiations on Britain's...

UK finance chief backtracks after inflammatory Brexit comments

Saturday, 14 October 2017, 07:02 Last update: about 10 months ago Associated Press

Britain's finance chief quickly backed away from comments that risked inflaming the Brexit talks Friday, saying he regretted describing the European Union as "the enemy" during an earlier television...

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