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The Latest: Labour deputy says party must join Brexit talks

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local):8 p.m.The deputy leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party says it has an obligation to join talks with Prime Minister Theresa May if she is... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, London, European Union, Ap, Britain, Theresa May, Labour, Labour Party


The Latest: UK reassures Romania about post-Brexit rights

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local):1:15 p.m.Romania's foreign ministry says Britain has offered reassurances that the half a million Romanian citizens in the U.K. can continue... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, UK, London, European Union, Ap, Britain, Romania


The Latest: Austria suggests more time for Brexit possible

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local):11:50 a.m.Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is suggesting it may be possible to give Britain more time to leave the European Union if it comes... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, London, European Union, Ap, Austria, Britain, Sebastian Kurz


UK's Labour Party seeks 'frank' debate on Brexit impasse

LONDON (AP) — Britain's opposition Labour Party is calling for an "open and frank debate" on the government's stalled Brexit plan and an increased role for Parliament in managing Britain's departure from the European Union but still... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, UK, London, European Union, Ap, Britain, Parliament, Labour Party, Brexit


Climate change threat to Germans’ need for speed on Autobahn

Draft environmental measures include proposal that would impose motorway speed limitThe days of unlimited speeding on Germany’s famously fast autobahns could be over if the government adopts draft proposals on climate protection put forward by its committee on the future of transport.Charged with devising recommendations on reducing the environmental harm caused by transport, the committee also proposed fuel tax hikes and electric vehicle quotas to help Germany finally meet European Union emissi...
Tags: Europe, Business, Germany, European Union, World news, Automotive Industry, Road Safety


Climate rules could put brakes on Germany's no-limit autobahns

Draft environmental measures include proposal that would impose motorway speed limitThe days of unlimited speeding on Germany’s famously fast autobahns could be over if the government adopts draft proposals on climate protection put forward by its committee on the future of transport.Charged with devising recommendations on reducing the environmental harm caused by transport, the committee also proposed fuel tax hikes and electric vehicle quotas to help Germany finally meet European Union emissi...
Tags: Europe, Business, Germany, European Union, World news, Automotive Industry, Road Safety


No-deal Brexit could put Mother's Day flowers at risk

Seamless import of flowers from Netherlands will suffer with chaos of no-deal scenario, say exportersMeet Brexit’s latest potential victim: the Mother’s Day bouquet. While the tumult in Westminster is keeping political pundits in clover, the decision by MPs to vote down Theresa May’s deal this week has sent petals flying among Dutch exporters, who are responsible for 80% of the flowers sold in British shops.As risk of a no-deal Brexit was raised, LTO Nederland, the organisation that represents D...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, UK, International Trade, Economics, European Union, UK News, World news, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, Netherlands, Michael Gove, Westminster, Article 50, Brexit


EU insists farming is excluded from EU-US trade talks

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is insisting to keep agriculture out of the EU-U.S. trade negotiations despites Washington's wishes to include the vast sector.The EU Commission announced Friday its proposals for a negotiating... [Author: newsfeeds[email protected]]
Tags: Business, Washington, Eu, European Union, Ap, Brussels, EU US, EU Commission


EU says it ready to discuss its car tariffs with U.S. as part of trade deal

The European Union's trade commissioner said on Friday the EU was ready to negotiate its car tariffs in trade talks with the United States if Washington agreed to end tariffs on all industrial goods.
Tags: Money, Washington, Eu, European Union, businessNews, United States


EU to hit Chinese e-bikes imports with tariffs

The European Union will impose duties from Saturday on Chinese electric bicycles to curb cheap imports which European producers say benefit from unfair subsidies and are flooding the market.
Tags: Money, Eu, European Union, businessNews


Here’s what Google says search results will look like when EU copyright laws kick in

The European Union is inching closer to enacting sweeping copyright legislation that would require platforms like Google, Facebook to pay publishers for the privilege of displaying their content to users, as well as monitoring copyright infringement by users on the sites and services they manage. That’s set to open a Pandora’s Box of problems that could completely derail your internet experience, because it’d essentially disallow platforms from displaying content from other sources. In a screens...
Tags: Google, Startups, Eu, European Union, Pandora, Insider, Google Facebook


Worried firms stockpile supplies as U.K. braces for no-deal Brexit

Warehouses are overflowing as manufacturers pile up everything from printing ink and packaging to aircraft parts and tinned food while the U.K. prepares to leave the European Union in 10 weeks with no trade rules in place.
Tags: Business, News, International Trade, European Union


Acxiom, a huge ad data broker, comes out in favor of Apple CEO Tim Cook's quest to bring GDPR-like regulation to the United States

On Thursday, Apple CEO Tim Cook called for sweeping regulation of advertising data brokers— essentially, an American version of the EU's GDPR data regulation law.  One of those data brokers is Acxiom, which said in a statement to Business Insider that the company also wants a national privacy law in the US. The company said that it is "actively participating in discussions with US lawmakers" around the issue. Acxiom, a large data brokerage, has come out in support of Apple CEO Tim Cook's ques...
Tags: Apple, Google, UK, Cook, US, Trends, Eu, European Union, United States, Tim Cook, Time Magazine, Iab, DMA, Acxiom, DPIA, America Acxiom


Global Markets - U.S. stocks edge up on defense, healthcare gains; pound firms

Gains in defense shares as well as healthcare helped to keep U.S. stocks in positive territory on Thursday, while an end to the latest chapter in Britain's exit from the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May's defeat of a confidence vote, lifted sterling.
Tags: Money, European Union, businessNews, Britain, Theresa May, Global Markets U S


Global Markets: Stocks little changed amid China, trade worries; pound stabilizes

Concern over China's economic outlook and global trade left major world stock indexes little changed on Thursday, while an end to the latest chapter in Britain's exit from the European Union helped to stabilize sterling.
Tags: Money, China, European Union, businessNews, Britain


IMF: No-deal Brexit is biggest risk to Britain's economy

An exit by Britain from the European Union without a framework agreement to preserve some economic integration is the biggest near-term risk to the British economy, an International Monetary Fund spokesman said on Thursday.
Tags: Money, European Union, businessNews, Britain, International Monetary Fund, Brexit


New EU rules electrify fixed income trading volumes: survey

Volumes of electronic trading in fixed income have jumped since European Union rules introduced a year ago made it more cumbersome to execute over-the-counter (OTC) business, in a bid to make deals more transparent, a report said.
Tags: Money, European Union, businessNews


Hitachi freezes UK nuclear project as Brexit crisis deepens

Japan's Hitachi Ltd decided on Thursday to freeze a 3 trillion yen ($28 billion) nuclear power project in Wales as Britain scrabbles for a way to exit the European Union, dealing a blow to UK plans for the replacement of ageing plants.
Tags: Japan, UK, Money, Wales, European Union, businessNews, Britain, Hitachi, Hitachi Ltd


Euro zone December inflation slowdown confirmed, monthly rate flat

Euro zone inflation slowed in December to 1.6 percent on the year while core indicators remained stable at low levels, the European Union's statistics office said on Thursday confirming its preliminary estimates released earlier in January.
Tags: Money, European Union, businessNews


The Latest: UK puts reserve soldiers on standby for Brexit

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):2:50 p.m.Britain has put military reservists on standby for permanent service in the event the country leaves the European Union without a divorce agreement to smooth the way.A... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, UK, London, European Union, Ap, Britain


The Latest: Germany passes Brexit law it may never need

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):1:55 p.m.Germany's parliament has approved legislation regulating a putative transition period following Britain's departure from the European Union, a bill described as obsolete... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, London, Germany, European Union, Ap, Britain, Brexit


The Latest: Germany says Brexit extension can be considered

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):1:40 p.m.Germany's foreign minister says a delay to Britain's withdrawal from the European Union could be considered only if Britain first clearly states where it is heading.Britain... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, London, Germany, European Union, Ap, Britain, Brexit


The Latest: EU Brexit negotiator hopes for end to deadlock

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):10:15 a.m.The European Union's Brexit negotiator says he hopes British Prime Minister Theresa May's consultations with national political leaders can help break the deadlock... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, London, European Union, Ap, Theresa May, Brexit, EU Brexit


May battles to keep Brexit on track after no-confidence win

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May is reaching out to opposition parties and other lawmakers in a battle to keep Brexit on track after surviving a no-confidence vote.European Union countries are also debating Thursday... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, London, European Union, Ap, Theresa May, Brexit


NZ dollar extends decline amid mixed data

The New Zealand dollar weakened amid mixed signals on the local economy and as investors grow more positive on the prospects for a less-painful departure for the UK from the European Union.The kiwi was trading at 67.60 US cents... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, UK, US, European Union, New Zealand, Nz


British PM May wins no-confidence vote, but is still beset by Brexit

By JILL LAWLESS and DANICA KIRKA LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a no-confidence vote in Parliament on Wednesday to remain in office — but saw more of her power ebb away as she battled to keep Brexit on track after lawmakers demolished her European Union divorce deal. May won a narrow victory, 325 votes to 306 votes, on an opposition motion seeking to topple her government and trigger a general election. Now it’s back to Brexit, where May is caught between the rock of her ow...
Tags: Europe, Business, London, News, France, Angela Merkel, Berlin, Uncategorized, Eu, Sport, European Union, World news, Britain, Soccer, Theresa May, Labour


Markets expect Brexit to be delayed, Bank of England governor says

Rebound of pound after the vote shows investors believe process could be extendedInvestors expect a delay to Britain’s exit from the EU following the crushing defeat of the prime minister’s Brexit deal, the Bank of England governor has said.Mark Carney said the reaction of financial markets in the wake of the vote showed a degree of confidence that a no-deal Brexit was unlikely on 29 March. The pound bounced back against the dollar on Tuesday night amid optimism that article 50 would be prolonge...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, Eu, Bank Of England, Mark Carney, European Union, UK News, Britain, Foreign Policy, Brussels, Article 50, Brexit


Carmaker JLR urges UK lawmakers to prevent a no-deal Brexit

Britain's biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) urged lawmakers to rule out the possibility that the country leaves the European Union without a deal, to prevent companies from having to make costly contingency planning.
Tags: UK, Money, European Union, businessNews, Britain, Jaguar Land Rover JLR


Businesses cry out for Brexit clarity, warn of no-deal chaos

Business leaders in Britain and beyond warned on Wednesday of catastrophic job losses and chaos at ports if the country does not agree a European Union withdrawal, turning up the heat on politicians to deliver clarity.
Tags: Money, European Union, businessNews, Britain


Ford sees weaker-than-expected fourth quarter, uncertainty in 2019

Ford Motor Co forecast a weaker fourth quarter than analysts expected, and said on Wednesday it faced uncertainty in 2019 due to trade issues and Britain's exit from the European Union, sending its shares down 2 percent in premarket trading.
Tags: Money, European Union, businessNews, Britain, Ford, Ford Motor Co



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