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  • *EU says Britain must address divorce bill to unlock talks. BRUSSELS, Oct 20- British Prime Minister Theresa May won a modest reprieve in stalled Brexit talks on Friday, with European Union leaders signalling their readiness to move the negotiations forward in the coming months. French President Emmanuel Macron was tougher, saying the two sides had not yet...

  • BRUSSELS— Leaders of Britain and the 27 other European Union members agreed Friday that much remains to be done in Brexit talks amid deep divisions about the terms of their breakup, particularly on how much London should pay in the divorce. While EU President Donald Tusk said that "reports of a deadlock between the European Union and the United Kingdom have been...

  • BRUSSELS, Oct 19- European Union leaders welcomed a proposal by British Prime Minister Theresa May aimed at unblocking Brexit talks, but said concessions to ease the fears of EU citizens living in Britain were not enough. Arriving at a two-day summit in Brussels on Thursday with other EU leaders, May sought to shift the focus away from a failure to push the talks...

  • BRUSSELS— The Latest on the Brexit talks between the European Union and the U.K.:. May used a dinner at a Brussels summit of the 28- nation bloc to push her call for urgency on trade talks and her promise to treat EU residents well once Britain leaves the EU. EU officials have become increasingly impatient about a lack of detailed plans from Britain.

  • BRUSSELS— British Prime Minister Theresa May headed to a European Union summit Thursday with a pledge to treat EU residents well once Britain leaves the bloc— the latest attempt to reinvigorate the lifeless divorce negotiations. With less than 18 months to go until Britain leaves the bloc, the negotiations so far have become stuck on the terms of its departure.

  • LONDON— As Brexit negotiations between Britain and the European Union stutter and stall, one question looms larger and larger: What if there is no deal? Divorce talks between Britain and the European Union have limped through five rounds without a breakthrough, and Britain is due to leave the EU in less than 18 months, on March 29, 2019. Unless new arrangements are...

  • *EU unmoved by May's Monday trip to Brussels. LUXEMBOURG/ BRUSSELS, Oct 17- Theresa May will make a pitch to fellow EU leaders in Brussels on Thursday as she tries to break a deadlock in Brexit talks that has left Britain's future trading position up in the air. But EU officials expect no movement in negotiating positions from either side before the other 27 leaders...

  • *EU unmoved by May's Monday trip to Brussels. LUXEMBOURG/ BRUSSELS, Oct 17- Theresa May will make a pitch to fellow EU leaders in Brussels on Thursday as she tries to break a deadlock in Brexit talks that has left Britain's future trading position up in the air. But EU officials expect no movement in negotiating positions from either side before the other 27 leaders...

  • BRUSSELS, Oct 16- Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to offer new concessions to Brussels over the terms of Britain's divorce from the European Union when she meets European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker over dinner on Monday, her spokesman indicated. May had hoped to move the talks forward with a speech in Florence last month promising Britain...

  • LONDON/ BRUSSELS, Oct 16- Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to offer new concessions to Brussels over the terms of Britain's divorce from the European Union when she meets European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker over dinner on Monday, her spokesman indicated. May had hoped to move the talks forward with a speech in Florence last month promising...

  • *EU leaders to meet May on Thursday in Brussels. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, Oct 16- Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to offer new concessions to Brussels over the terms of Britain's divorce from the European Union when she meets European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker over dinner on Monday, her spokesman indicated. Asked if May would flesh out details of what...

  • LONDON/ BRUSSELS, Oct 16- British Prime Minister Theresa May travels to Brussels on Monday for dinner with European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker after deadlock in Brexit talks appeared to dash her hopes a summit this week could launch negotiations on future trade ties. After talks with Davis last week, Barnier said negotiations were deadlocked,...

  • BRUSSELS— Britain's prime minister capped a day of Brexit diplomacy Monday with hugs from the chief of the European Union's executive arm and an agreement that negotiations on the U.K.' s departure from the EU need to be sped up. Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said after dining together in Brussels that the...

  • *EU leaders to meet May on Thursday in Brussels. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, Oct 16- Prime Minister Theresa May travels to Brussels on Monday for talks over dinner with European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker after deadlock in Brexit appeared to dash her hopes a summit this week could launch negotiations on future trade ties. After talks with Davis last week, Barnier...

  • LONDON, Oct 15- Parliament will block Britain from leaving the European Union without an exit deal, the opposition Labour Party's finance policy chief said on Sunday. Negotiations are deadlocked between Prime Minister Theresa May's government and the EU on securing a divorce settlement and agreement on future relations, raising the prospect that Britain...

  • LONDON, Oct 13- Britain's pound hit an 11- day high in a volatile day of trading on Friday and was heading for its best week in four, benefiting from a weaker dollar as well as signs that Britain is to be offered a two-year Brexit transition deal. Sterling has been on a rollercoaster ride in the past two weeks, last week suffering its worst week in a year on domestic...

  • LONDON, Oct 13- Britain's pound hit an 11- day high in a volatile day of trading on Friday, benefiting from a dollar hit by weak inflation data, having earlier skidded as Germany told Britain "time is running out" to get the deal it wants on Brexit. Sterling has been on a rollercoaster ride in the past two weeks due to political worries in Britain and an uncertain future...

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  • BRUSSELS, Oct 12- European Union leaders could hand Theresa May an olive branch in deadlocked Brexit negotiations next week by launching their own internal preparations for a transition to a new relationship with Britain. With nerves fraying and threats flying about walking out without a deal come the March 2019 deadline for departure, the pound took a knock...

  • BRUSSELS, Oct 12- European Union leaders are ready to hand Theresa May an olive branch in deadlocked Brexit negotiations next week by launching their own internal preparations for a transition to a new relationship with Britain. But it rallied on word that, despite tough demands from EU governments on what they want from London, the Union is ready to talk about...