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  • LONDON, May 12- Prime Minister David Cameron pledged on Thursday to set up a public register to show who owns properties in Britain, in an effort to stop stolen funds being laundered through London's property market. The build-up to the event was marred by Cameron being caught on camera describing Nigeria and Afghanistan, which are both taking part, as "...

  • *Ireland has most to lose from any British EU exit. KILMACANOGE, Ireland, May 12- Irish perfumier David Cox is preparing for a sales drive across the sea in Britain, but fears that if the country votes to leave the European Union next month the expansion will be thrown into disarray. Cox, whose Fragrances of Ireland business operates from a bustling warehouse south of...

  • Queen Elizabeth II said Chinese officials were rude to the British ambassador.

    The Queen was caught on film saying Chinese officials were "very rude" to the British ambassador during the president's visit.

  • Cameron is hosting representatives of about 50 states at the anti-corruption conference, including the presidents of Afghanistan and Nigeria, which he said were "possibly the two most corrupt countries in the world", when he was caught on camera talking about the conference to Queen Elizabeth this week. France, the Netherlands, Nigeria and Afghanistan would...

  • LONDON, May 11- The billionaire stockbroker bankrolling the campaign to pull Britain out of the European Union agrees with opponents of Brexit that it will make the country more insecure, but he thinks that is just what the United Kingdom needs. "It will be like Dunkirk again," he said, comparing it to the sealift when Britain was forced to evacuate its forces from...

  • LONDON, May 11- The billionaire stockbroker bankrolling the campaign to pull Britain out of the European Union agrees with opponents of Brexit that it will make the country more insecure. But he thinks that is just what the United Kingdom needs. "It will be like Dunkirk again," he said, comparing it to the sealift when Britain was forced to evacuate its forces from...

  • LONDON, May 11- British finance minister George Osborne said on Wednesday that the country could face a balance of payments crisis and problems in its banking sector if it votes to leave the European Union in next month's referendum. Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has previously said that concerns about Britain's EU membership could test the "kindness of...

  • Heathrow is operating at full capacity and has been campaigning for 25 years for the green light to build a third runway, but political wrangling, objections from local residents in west London and environmentalists has prevented expansion. A government-appointed Airports Commission last year named Heathrow, Britain's busiest airport, as the preferred...

  • UK PM insults Nigeria and Afghanistan

    David Cameron, U.K. Prime Minister, was caught on camera calling Nigeria and Afghanistan the most corrupt countries in the world.

  • TOKYO, May 11- Japan will issue an action plan to curb tax evasion at a Group of Seven leaders' summit later this month, after leaked documents exposed tax-dodging schemes used by the world's elites, government sources said. Japan will provide a more detailed roadmap to countering tax evasion when it hosts G7 heads of state on May 26-27, said the sources, who declined...

  • Referendum ripple at European close

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including United Kingdom Prime Minister David Camera speaking on the potential Brexit, and an emergency finance minister meeting in Brussels.

  • David Cameron says 'Brexit' would increase risk of war

    The British Prime Minster says leaving the European Union would raise the risk of war in Europe.

  • British Prime Minister David Cameron

    Prime Minister David Cameron made a "big, bold, patriotic case" for Britain to stay in the EU, saying membership helped protect the country.

  • Brexit would be a reckless cause: David Cameron

    U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron argues against Britain leaving the European Union and says the country's economy is not strangled by EU membership.

  • LONDON, May 9- Among the ranks of campaigners to keep Britain in the European Union is a small group of Prime Minister David Cameron's closest advisers. Without a clear margin, Cameron will remain vulnerable on an issue that brought down two of his predecessors, Margaret Thatcher and John Major, and has bedevilled his Conservative Party for decades.

  • LONDON, May 5- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe cautioned Britain on Thursday that a vote to leave the European Union in a June 23 referendum would make Britain less attractive for Japanese investors. President Barack Obama bluntly warned Britain that it would be "in the back of the queue" for a trade deal with the United States if it dropped out of the EU.

  • LONDON, May 5- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday that a vote to leave the European Union in a June 23 referendum would make Britain less attractive for Japanese investors. "British membership is also best for Japanese investors within the UK." "Many Japanese companies set up their operations in the UK precisely because the UK is a gateway to the EU,"...

  • LONDON, May 4- Britain's steel industry would face severe challenges if the country was not a member of the European Union, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Wednesday ahead of a June 23 referendum on whether to stay in the bloc. "I don't think it would be a good future for steel," Cameron told lawmakers when asked whether EU membership had prevented Britain from...

  • If UK votes to leave EU...

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs provides insight to United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron's comments seven weeks ahead of the referendum vote on whether or not to leave the European Union.

  • UK PM David Cameron on potential brexit

    United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron is asked about the potential for leaving the European Union.