The Malta Independent 23 September 2017, Saturday

Brexit

Updated: It's over - Britain files for divorce from the European Union

Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 10:32 Last update: about 7 months ago Associated Press

The United Kingdom filed for divorce from the European Union on Wednesday, overturning four decades of integration with its neighbors, demolishing the notion that EU expansion is inevitable and shaking the foundations of a bloc that is facing challenges to its identity and its place in the world....

May vows Brexit deal for all in UK, including EU nationals

Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 07:50 Last update: about 7 months ago Associated Press

Prime Minister Theresa May says she will enter European Union exit talks representing everyone in Britain - including millions of EU nationals living in the U.K. May plans to ask the EU for a...

Only UKIP lawmaker in British Parliament quits anti-EU party

Saturday, 25 March 2017, 18:38 Last update: about 7 months ago Associated Press

The UK Independence Party is losing its only member of the British Parliament in a blow to the upstart anti-Europe party, which has seen bitter feuding between its top figures. Douglas Carswell...

British PM May rejects call for Scottish independence vote

Thursday, 16 March 2017, 14:57 Last update: about 7 months ago Associated Press

British Prime Minister Theresa May has rejected a call from Scotland's leader for a referendum on Scottish independence before Britain leaves the European Union. May said Thursday that "now is...

EU chief dismisses 'threats' of British exit without a deal

Wednesday, 15 March 2017, 11:24 Last update: about 7 months ago Associated Press

European Council President Donald Tusk warned Britain Wednesday that leaving the EU without any formal agreement would harm the U.K. most. With Britain set in coming days to launch two years of...

Dutch leader says Brexit puts Britain in deep trouble

Wednesday, 15 March 2017, 07:47 Last update: about 7 months ago Associated Press

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Tuesday questioned British optimism that departing the European Union will lead to a brighter future, saying the United Kingdom could be in for "potentially...

Brexit explained: What's next on the UK's road out of the EU

Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 11:54 Last update: about 7 months ago Associated Press

Britain's Parliament has told Prime Minister Theresa May she can file for divorce from the European Union. She will send the formal letter by the end of March. Then comes the hard part — the...

UK plans for EU exit facing more snags in Parliament

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 13:57 Last update: about 8 months ago Associated Press

The British government is facing more opposition to its plans for leaving the European Union from Parliament's unelected House of Lords. The Lords are likely Tuesday to pass an amendment to the...

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