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Brexit 25-06-2018

UK divided but don’t mention another Brexit referendum

Two years after voting to leave the EU, the United Kingdom is split down the middle about what Brexit should look like, whether it should happen, and whether they should have another vote on it.
Brexit 29-03-2018

Implement referendum result despite Brexit ‘shambles’, say UK voters

Theresa May’s government should just get on with Brexit, say UK voters, despite more than four in ten of them condemning its ‘shambolic’ handling of the exit talks.
Brexit 29-03-2017

Tusk to Brexit Britain: ‘We already miss you’

The United Kingdom triggered Article 50 today (29 March), beginning an unprecedented two-year period of tough negotiations that will end in Britain leaving the European Union.
Elections 06-03-2017

Hollande says will ‘do everything’ to prevent a Le Pen victory

French President Francois Hollande stressed today (6 March) that he would “do everything” in his power to prevent Le Pen from winning the election this year and leading Paris out of the EU.
Euro & Finance 23-08-2016

Eurozone business activity ‘strong’ despite Brexit

Eurozone economic activity edged higher in August with few signs that Brexit-linked dangers were yet hurting the European economy, a closely watched survey showed Tuesday (23 August).
Brexit 18-08-2016

UK retail sales rebound after Brexit vote due to warm weather, fall in pound

Retail sales in Britain, a key driver of the economy, rebounded 1.4 percent in July from June's drop, official data showed Thursday (18 August), indicating no immediate fallout from Brexit but analysts warn of a tough year ahead.
Elections 12-08-2016

Survey: Juncker likely to stay in office until 2019

The presidents of all three European institutions are predicted to keep their positions until their terms end in 2019, according to a new survey.
Brexit 12-08-2016

Northern Ireland activist launches legal challenge against Brexit

A Northern Ireland human rights activist has launched a legal challenge against any British attempt to leave the European Union, saying it would be in breach of the 1998 peace deal that brought peace to the British province.
Brexit 22-06-2016

Data analysis shows more Twitter users want to remain in the EU

An analysis of over one and a half million tweets mentioning Brexit over the last two weeks indicates that Twitter users in the UK tend to support remaining in the EU.
Brexit 20-06-2016

British embassy Brexit party playlist includes Europe’s The Final Countdown

EXCLUSIVE / British embassy staff in Brussels are planning a Brexit bash the night of the 23 June referendum. EURACTIV.com has had an exclusive peek at the party playlist, which includes The Final Countdown by Swedish hair metal headbangers Europe.
Juncker - Brexit wont be the death of the EU
Brexit 16-06-2016

Juncker: Brexit won’t be the death of the EU

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today (16 July) said that the European Union would survive a Brexit – the UK voting to leave the bloc in the referendum to be held in one week’s time.
Brexit 01-06-2016

Brexit nudges ahead in polls with three weeks to go

The UK ‘leave’ campaign moved into a lead in the polls Monday for the first time in weeks, putting pressure on the pound and raising pressure on Prime Minister David Cameron ahead of Britain's EU referendum.

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