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  • A man closes his umbrella designed like the British flag as he enters a taxi with his companion during a downpour in Hong Kong on June 28, 2016.

    In the wake of the Brexit referendum, a new rival — China — may increasingly compete for the U.K.'s favor.

  • LONDON, June 29- Britain must secure control over immigration in divorce negotiations with the European Union, Stephen Crabb, the first candidate to put himself forward to succeed David Cameron as British prime minister, said on Wednesday. Work and pensions minister Crabb, who supported Britain staying in the EU at last week's vote, ruled out holding another...

  • LONDON, June 29- Prime Minister David Cameron, who promised to resign after Britain voted to leave the European Union, had some advice for his opposite number in the Labour Party on Wednesday: "For heaven's sake man, go!" An overwhelming majority of Labour lawmakers passed a no confidence motion in Jeremy Corbyn on Tuesday and almost all his senior policy team have...

  • LONDON, June 29- British Prime Minister David Cameron said his successor could begin negotiations with the European Union about the country's exit from the bloc before the formal' Article 50' legal process is triggered, despite comments from the EU to the contrary. Cameron also said that keeping the United Kingdom together was of paramount importance,...

  • LONDON, June 29- Prime Minister David Cameron warned on Wednesday that Britain faces troubled economic times after it voted last week to leave the European Union, but said the government would not abandon its rules on limiting public spending. "If we do see economic difficulties, one of the ways we have to react to that is to make sure that our public finances and...

  • LONDON, June 29- Keeping the United Kingdom together is of paramount importance, British Prime Minster David Cameron said on Wednesday, responding to concerns that its constituent nations could seek independence after Britons voted to leave the European Union.

  • LONDON, June 29- Prime Minister David Cameron warned on Wednesday that Britain faces troubled economic times after it voted last week to leave the European Union, but said the government would not abandon its rules on limiting public spending. "There's no doubt in my mind these are going to be difficult economic times," Cameron told parliament.

  • BRUSSELS, June 29- Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon made a dash to Brussels on Wednesday to tell the EU that Scots were intent on staying in the bloc, hours after David Cameron told a summit that Britain was pulling out. "This is very much an initial meeting, a series of meetings in Brussels today, so that people understand that Scotland, unlike other parts, of...

  • LONDON, June 29- European shares rose on Wednesday, with higher oil prices and the chance of more monetary stimulus helping markets that were sent reeling by Britain's vote to exit the European Union. The shares of European oil majors rose as the impact from a potential strike in Norway lifted oil prices. "The central banks don't have much ammunition left, but I'm...

  • LONDON, June 29- Britain's top share index climbed for a second straight session on Wednesday, led higher by financials and commodities-related stocks on expectations the Brexit process might not start anytime soon. Stocks fell sharply on Friday and Monday after Britain voted in a referendum to leave the European Union. Britain's outgoing Prime Minister...

  • *Scotland's Sturgeon in Brussels as EU meets without Cameron. BRUSSELS, June 29- The European Commission rolled out the red carpet for Scotland's first minister on Wednesday, hours after outgoing British Prime Minister David Cameron told an EU summit his country would be leaving the European Union following last week's referendum. A spokeswoman for the EU...

  • LONDON, June 29- The first candidate to put himself forward to succeed David Cameron as British prime minister, Stephen Crabb, has said a top priority for him would be to take back control of immigration policy. Crabb, the work and pensions secretary in Cameron's government, had supported a "Remain" vote in last week's referendum on the European Union, which saw...

  • Senior business leader Michael Rake says the longer the uncertainty, the bigger the hit to Britain's economy.

  • Brexit Good

    Competitive Enterprise Institute's Iain Murray says the British citizens had grown resentful of the way the EU interfered with their affairs.

  • BRUSSELS, June 29- It had been billed as David Cameron's most awkward summit, a time when he would be forced to rake over the mistakes which led to Britain voting to leave the European Union. "Don't blame other people for your own failures," one senior EU official said of Cameron's complaints over migration policy, noting that Britain had long wanted cheap east...

  • BRUSSELS, June 29- It had been billed as David Cameron's most awkward summit, a time when he would be forced to rake over the mistakes which led to Britain voting to leave the European Union. "Don't blame other people for your own failures," one senior EU official said of Cameron's complaints over migration policy, noting that Britain had long wanted cheap east...

  • BRUSSELS, June 29- It had been billed as David Cameron's most awkward summit, a time when he would be forced to rake over the mistakes which led to Britain voting to leave the European Union. "Don't blame other people for your own failures," one senior EU official said of Cameron's complaints over migration policy, noting that Britain had long wanted cheap east...

  • BRUSSELS, June 29- It had been billed as David Cameron's most awkward summit, a time when he would be forced to rake over the mistakes which led to Britain voting to leave the European Union. "Don't blame other people for your own failures," one senior EU official said of Cameron's complaints over migration policy, noting that Britain had long wanted cheap east...

  • EU Summit

    UNSW's Fariborz Moshirian says several EU leaders believe that U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron underestimated the impact of the Brexit referendum.

  • Cameron: Britain won't turn its back on Europe

    CNBC's Wilfred Frost reports on comments made by U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron following his meeting with European leadership.