Siemens UK criticises ministers over industrial strategy

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Siemens Head of operations in Britain says government is as divided on the policy as it is on Brexit The CEO of Siemens UK has urged the government to offer more support to manufacturers. Photograph: Christof Stache/AFP/Getty Images The chief executive of one of Läs mer…

Unilever stockpiles Magnum ice-cream in case of no-deal Brexit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Unilever Company says it is importing extra supplies in the event that ports grind to a halt Magnums are produced in Unilever’s factories in mainland Europe. Photograph: Carly Earl/The Guardian Unilever is stockpiling Magnum ice cream in the UK to ensure supplies do not Läs mer…

Europe sets up scheme to get round US sanctions on Iran

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Iran nuclear deal Vehicle to be used for humanitarian supplies, then expanded to help firms trade Traders in downtown Tehran. The US embassy in Berlin said Washington did not expect the payment system to reduce economic pressure on Iran. Photograph: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP France, Germany Läs mer…

Venezuela's Guaidó urging west to keep up pressure, says Hunt

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Venezuela UK foreign secretary speaks to Maduro challenger before EU ministers discuss sanctions Juan Guaidó speaks to the media during a protest against Nicolás Maduro’s government in Caracas. Photograph: Carlos García Rawlins/Reuters The Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó has directly urged the west to Läs mer…

Jeremy Hunt admits Brexit may be delayed to avoid no deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Foreign secretary says article 50 extension may be necessary if deal agreed close to deadline Follow all the latest on Brexit with our live blog Jeremy Hunt said the Brexit impasse was ‘a very challenging situation’. Photograph: James Veysey/Rex/Shutterstock The foreign secretary, Jeremy Läs mer…

It's up to you to sort out Brexit impasse, Donald Tusk tells Theresa May

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit European council president: Britain needs a concrete plan that parliament can support Follow the latest political developments – live updates Play Video 1:20 Withdrawal agreement will not be renegotiated, says EU’s Juncker – video Theresa May has been told by Donald Tusk that Läs mer…

Why our compromise plan is the one to get Brexit moving again | Nicky Morgan

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Brexit Why our compromise plan is the one to get Brexit moving again Nicky Morgan This plan C – drawn up by Tory MPs with a range of views – has a new backstop and puts the ball firmly in the EU’s court Läs mer…

Theresa May: MPs' vote not enough to kill threat of no-deal Brexit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit PM tells Commons it must also back a deal and accuses Corbyn of risking UK crashing out Theresa May at prime minister’s questions. Photograph: -/AFP/Getty Images Theresa May has told MPs that their vote against a no-deal Brexit on Tuesday night does not Läs mer…

Wednesday US briefing: Brexit, brain drain and Venezuela's future

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US morning briefing Brexit Top story: MPs agree Brexit backstop plan but EU refuses to renegotiate. Plus, the woman jailed for child abuse she did not commit Theresa May has two weeks to try to improve her Brexit deal with the EU. Photograph: Neil Läs mer…

Jeremy Corbyn to meet Theresa May for Brexit talks

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jeremy Corbyn Labour leader to argue for customs union, single-market ties and workers’ rights Today’s political developments – live updates Jeremy Corbyn has been under pressure from some of his close aides to meet the prime minister. Photograph: Neil Hall/EPA Jeremy Corbyn is expected Läs mer…

Brexit: May goes back to Brussels but EU says nothing has changed

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit MPs pass amendment pledging to replace Irish backstop with ‘alternative arrangements’ How each MP voted – interactive Theresa May leaves the Commons after tense day in parliament during which MPs voted on seven amendments. Photograph: Jack Taylor/Getty Images Theresa May was handed a Läs mer…

No renegotiation, says EU after MPs back plan to replace backstop

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Brussels reiterates position minutes after Commons backed plan to replace Irish backstop All of the day’s political developments – live updates Play Video 1:49 May says she will renegotiate with EU for changes to withdrawal agreement – video Theresa May immediately hit a Läs mer…

Brexit vote: Liam Fox says May now insisting withdrawal deal text must be rewritten – Politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Rolling coverage of the Commons debate on Brexit, including probable votes on Graham Brady’s anti-backstop amendment and Yvette Cooper’s ruling out no deal EU dismisses Tory compromise Brexit plan as unworkable Liam Fox says May now insisting withdrawal deal text must be rewritten Summary Läs mer…

Brexit: Tories unite to back compromise giving May extra time

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Senior Brexiters join remainers to propose extending transition period by nine months Senior Tory Brexit supporters including Jacob Rees-Mogg (above) and Steve Baker hatched the plan with leading remainers. Photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters Rival Conservative factions have come together to propose a possible breakthrough Läs mer…

Theresa May splits Tories over anti-backstop Brexit deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Jacob Rees-Mogg says ERG will not back Brady amendment but other Brexiters waver Theresa May urged her MPs on Monday night to support Graham Brady’s amendment. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA Parliament is facing a day of further Brexit deadlock after Theresa May swung the Läs mer…