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British firms hitch onto China"s aerospace boom as Brexit looms

British electronics manufacturing company TT Electronics is hoping its first attendance at China's biggest air show with support from UK authorities will help it land a front-seat role in the production of the world's next wide-body jet......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 9th, 2018

Planemakers plot course through trade, Brexit worries to air show deals

Aerospace firms are setting out wares from luxury jets to lethal drones at back-to-back British air shows this week, hoping trade tensions will not deter airlines from buying jetliners even as geopolitical uncertainty allows them to sell more weapons......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 15th, 2018

Companies Start to Sweat Prospect of No-Deal Brexit as Deadline Looms

With Prime Minister Theresa May’s government in turmoil over the terms of a Brexit pact, the prospect of “no deal” is getting real—spooking firms big and small, including some far from Britain’s shores......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 17th, 2018

Brexit, Italy, trade: Risks piling up for Europe"s economy

Europe's five-year economic expansion is facing a mid-life crisis as it copes with a potential debt explosion in Italy, a U.S.-China trade war and the risk of a disorderly British exit from the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 16th, 2018

Currencies: Here’s how much Brexit turmoil might whack the British pound, analysts predict

Amid a new flurry of resignations on Thursday, Prime Minister Theresa May and her Brexit plans are vulnerable, throwing the British pound into a spiral lower as uncertainty looms......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2018

UK builders pick up pace in October, but Brexit worries grow - PMI

In a week where the manufacturing PMI points to the slowest factory growth in over two years, a new survey shows the British construction industry is enjoying a rebound - even as Brexit looms. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 2nd, 2018

Manufacturing PMI: Japan rebounds, but trade hits China while UK slumps

Japan is the bright spot in otherwise gloomier PMI readings that show China's manufacturing barely grew after stalling in September and British factories suffered their worst month since just after 2016's Brexit vote. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 1st, 2018

UK"s May pleads for support, says Brexit deal almost done

British Prime Minister Theresa May is urging Parliament to support her as Brexit looms, saying Britain's divorce deal with the European Union is 95 percent complete......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 22nd, 2018

Why your next glass of wine might be English

A hot summer and weak pound means boom time for British wine, with production and exports soaring. And the industry is confident Brexit won't end the boom......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 10th, 2018

Britain"s showdown with the Chinese military in the South China Sea is threatening to derail a post-Brexit trade deal

Dan Kitwood/Getty Images An incident between the British Navy and the Chinese military in the South China Sea could derail UK-China talks over trade after Brexit. That's the claim of an editorial in China's stat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 7th, 2018

Factbox: Reaction to the British government"s "no deal" Brexit plans

Britain on Thursday set out a series of notes detailing what could happen if it fails to reach a Brexit deal with the European Union, acknowledging that firms would face a tangle of red tape and possible delays at the border......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2018

Red tape, border delays if no Brexit deal, Britain warns firms

British companies trading with the European Union will face a tangle of red tape and possible delays at the border if the government fails to negotiate an exit deal before Britain leaves the bloc, official papers showed on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2018

China offers to open discussions on post-Brexit trade deal: UK minister

China has offered to open discussions on a post-Brexit free trade deal with Britain, British Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt said in Beijing on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 30th, 2018

China offers to open discussions on post-Brexit trade deal - UK minister

China has offered to open discussions on a post-Brexit free trade deal with Britain, British Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt said in Beijing on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 30th, 2018

British businesses overwhelmingly reject May"s "max-fac" Brexit customs plan

British firms are widely opposed to the "max-fac" solution for post-Brexit customs favoured by ministers including Boris Johnson and David Davis, according to a landmark su.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 3rd, 2018

Three quarters of big UK firms downbeat on Brexit: Deloitte survey

LONDON (Reuters) - A record 75 percent of major British companies are now pessimistic about Brexit, a survey showed on Monday, adding to signs of anxiety around the economy as Britain's divorce with the European Union draws near......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 1st, 2018

Growth is coming home: How a successful World Cup will boost the British economy as Brexit looms

England's World Cup campaign could give a major boost to the British economy. That's because when the team .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 30th, 2018

As Brexit Clock Ticks, the U.K. Tries to Agree on a Plan

The British government has a plan to avoid a disruptive Brexit and solve related problems regarding Ireland’s internal border, and European Union officials say the plan would be hard to refuse. The hitch: London is split on the plan......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 24th, 2018

Carney warns of 1970s-style shock: UK firms ready for no-deal Brexit

Companies have begun triggering plans to keep operating if Britain leaves the European Union without an agreement, .....»»

Category: videoSource: reuters38 min. ago

Mars Bars and other iconic British foods might disappear if a Brexit deal isn’t reached soon

  Busin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider2 hr. 37 min. ago

easyJet strikes upbeat tone despite Brexit concerns

British low-cost airline easyJet said Brexit was not affecting bookings for next summer, while the company's CEO said he was confident that the carrier was well-prepared for either a deal or a no-deal scenario. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters6 hr. 22 min. ago