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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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

British, EU leaders to meet as Brexit deadline looms

British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels on Wednesday in a bid to finalize a Brexit agreement as she continued to battle domestic critics of the draft deal......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 21st, 2018

Bank of England chief: Firms not ready for no-deal Brexit

The governor of the Bank of England says most British businesses aren't ready for a no-deal departure from the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 29th, 2018

Asian shares, sterling up on pause in Brexit, trade fears

Asian shares and the pound moved higher on Thursday as investors breathed a sigh of relief after British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a no-confidence vote, and as China appeared to be taking more steps to meet U.S. demands to open its markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 12th, 2018

Record number of British citizens seek Irish passports as Brexit looms

Holders of an Irish passport can continue to enjoy the benefits of EU membership, including the right to live and work in all member states without a visa......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 31st, 2018

Currencies: British pound mixed as Brexit vote looms in Parliament

The British pound edges higher versus the U.S. dollar but slips versus the euro Monday following reports U.K. lawmakers will vote on Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan next week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2019

Currencies: Euro climbs sharply against sluggish dollar; sterling gains as Brexit vote looms

The U.S. dollar’s rivals reap the benefits of a weak buck on Monday, with both the euro and the British pound gaining......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2019

Asian shares on defensive, sterling braces for Brexit vote

Asian shares were on back foot on Tuesday as an unexpected drop in China's exports heightened worries about the global economy while the British pound braced for a showdown in parliament over the government's Brexit plan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2019

China shares prop-up Asia on stimulus hopes, sterling braces for Brexit plan

Asian stocks pulled ahead on Tuesday, led by a bounce in Chinese shares as Beijing signaled more supportive measures to stabilize a slowing economy, while the British pound braced for a showdown in parliament over the government's Brexit plan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2019

Asia shares up on hopes for China stimulus, Brexit vote awaited

Asian stocks rose on Tuesday, supported by a bounce in Chinese shares amid hopes for government stimulus, while sterling braced for the vote in parliament over the British government's plan to exit the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2019

Another Day, Another Bank Misses On Earnings: Market Could Be On Defensive

Big bank earnings might get overshadowed a bit Tuesday by international events, including a key vote on Brexit and a possible China stimulus plan. Still, earnings remain front and center as a full set of major firms op.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 15th, 2019

Another Day, Another Bank Misses On Earnings: Market Could Be On Defensive

Big bank earnings might get overshadowed a bit Tuesday by international events, including a key vote on Brexit and a possible China stimulus plan. Still, earnings remain front and center as a full set of major firms open their books today. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 15th, 2019

Pound jumps as Brexit vote fails; stocks rise on China hopes

Sterling rebounded from the day's lows on Tuesday after British lawmakers defeated Prime Minister Theresa May's deal on withdrawing from the European Union, and major world stock markets climbed on hopes of more stimulus for China's economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2019