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British workers' pay grew at its joint fastest pace in over a decade, adding to suggestions that Brexit uncertainty is prompting firms to hire workers. » Read More
By: Silvia Amaro
Britain's departure from the European Union (EU) could paralyse law-making in Brussels for at least 5 years. » Read More
President Donald Trump's comments about the transatlantic relationship between the EU and U.S. are 'a concern' for Ireland, whose small and open economy is already being impacted by global trade tensions and Brexit, Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe told CNBC's Joumanna Bercetche during the IMF Spring Meetings in Washington, D.C. » Read More
The U.K.'s recently-granted Brexit extension is seen as a positive development in Ireland, but the government is encouraging Irish companies to make all necessary preparations to cope with a potential disorderly Brexit, Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe told CNBC's Joumanna Bercetche during the IMF Spring Meetings in Washington, D.C.
Finland is feeling the impact of China trade tensions and a slowdown in Germany more than that of Brexit, but all are contributing to a 'certain slowdown' in European growth, Finnish Central Bank Governor Olli Rehn told CNBC's Joumanna Bercetche during the IMF Spring Meetings in Washington, D.C.
British finance minister Phillip Hammond said Friday he believed it was "very likely" a second Brexit referendum would be put to parliament.
European Commissioner Pierre Moscovici says the EU is nonetheless preparing for a no-deal scenario.
Nigel Farage, one of the leaders of a campaign to leave the European Union, launched a new Brexit Party on Friday.
Simon Baptist of the Economist Intelligence Unit says the "only two ways" to break the Brexit deadlock are a second referendum or general election in the U.K.
Valerie Amos of SOAS University of London says the U.K. has "really suffered" because Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn are individuals who aren't able to reach across the party divide.
In two Twitter posts this week, U.S. President Donald Trump hit out at the European Union, even calling the bloc "a brutal trading partner."
Theresa May has another six months to sort Brexit, but what will she do with it?
Henry Newman, director of Open Europe, labeled Europe's Brexit delay offer as the "anti-Goldilocks extension — neither too short nor too long."
CNBC's Silvia Amaro outlines the conditions of the latest agreement between the U.K. and the EU on Brexit.
Viktor Shvets of Macquarie Commodities and Global Markets says the probability of Britain never exiting the EU is now higher than it was two weeks ago.
The EU and U.K. agreed to a flexible extension of the Brexit deadline to the end of October. Mary Creagh, a British member of parliament, says the U.K. should "grasp this opportunity with both hands." She also says the Labour Party is "very clear" that there has to be a public vote on any Brexit deal that comes forward.
Tom Rogers of Oxford Economics says businesses in the U.K. would be in the position to invest, create jobs and raise productivity if there wasn't so much uncertainty over Brexit.
Prime Minister Theresa May managed to convince EU leaders to grant the U.K. more time before it leaves the bloc, but experts say her days in office are now numbered.
Tan Teck Leng of UBS Global Wealth Management says the British pound could weaken to $1.24 if there is "pure, heightened uncertainty" such as if a general election is called.