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Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May walks out of 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, October 24, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May told a meeting of European business leaders on Thursday that she was confident of reaching a Brexit deal with the European Union, May’s office said in a statement.
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LONDON (Reuters) – A deal that would give UK-based financial services firms basic access to European Union markets after Brexit is nearly done, a British official said. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls The Times newspaper reported that a tentative deal had been reached
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FILE PHOTO: A construction worker casts a shadow as he works on a Taylor Wimpey housing estate in Aylesbury, Britain, February 7, 2017. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh LONDON (Reuters) – British builders are planning to construct the biggest number of homes in 11 years, boosted by a bounce-back in London, an industry body said on Thursday. Builders
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May appeared assured when she met business leaders on Wednesday, attendees of the meeting said, and sounded confident on prospects for striking a Brexit deal despite concern that Britain might leave the European Union without one. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May and Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond leave
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LONDON (Reuters) – Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt will set out on Wednesday plans to “reinvigorate and expand” British diplomacy after years of budget cuts as the country looks to boost its influence around the world after Brexit. Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt arrives in Downing Street, London, Britain October 16, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay With just
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LONDON (Reuters) – British consumer morale slid to a three-month low in October, dragged down by worries about the economic outlook in the run-up to Brexit, a survey showed on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: A shopper walks through the underpass of Elephant and Castle traffic roundabout in south London, Britain October 5, 2015. REUTERS/Neil Hall The
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Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt arrives in Downing Street, London, Britain October 16, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is to hire nearly 1,000 more diplomatic staff as it looks to expand its links with countries around the world after Brexit, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt will announce on Wednesday. They will comprise 335 new
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Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May stands at the door of 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, October 24, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls OSLO (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday that the government was not planning for a general election. “We are not preparing for another general elections. It wouldn’t be in the
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WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan threw rubber gumboots on Tuesday as children cheered in a competition in New Zealand’s largest city of Auckland, though Harry’s team ended up losing to his wife’s side. Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern visit Pillars,
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FILE PHOTO: A British Airways plane takes off next the National Air Traffic Services tower at Heathrow Airport near London, Britain October 11, 2016. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s aviation industry hit out at the government on Monday over its decision to increase a tax on long-haul flights, saying it made a mockery of
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will mint a new 50 pence coin to commemorate leaving the European Union in spring 2019, the finance ministry said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: Protesters participating in an anti-Brexit demonstration march sit at the base of Nelson’s Column, in Trafalgar Square, in central London, Britain October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls The
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LONDON (Reuters) – British finance minister Philip Hammond will use his annual budget speech on Monday to urge his divided Conservative Party to get behind the government’s push for a Brexit deal, or put at risk a long-awaited easing of austerity. Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond appears on the Marr Show on BBC
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Soccer Football – Premier League – Leicester City v West Ham United – King Power Stadium, Leicester, Britain – October 27, 2018 General view of the wreckage of the helicopter belonging to Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha that crashed outside the King Power Stadium REUTERS/Andrew Yates BANGKOK (Reuters) – Officials at Thailand’s King Power said
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond arrives at the ICC for the third day of the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham, Britain, October 2, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – British finance minister Philip Hammond will announce a 44 percent jump in roads and highways investment in his budget on Monday, the
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