CBI director general Carolyn Fairbairn has told MPs that leaving the customs union would have “pros and cons” for many of her business group's members, with many tempted by a free hand in trade.. City A.M.
Michael Gove has questioned the efforts of a manufacturing trade body to survey its members over Brexit.
In a Brexit select committee hearing, Gove took EEF director of EU affairs Fergus McReynolds.. City A.M.
The result of the EU referendum caused discontent among some Labour MPs, and several shadow cabinet members asked for Jeremy Corbyn’s resignation over what they saw as his feeble leadership. Corbyn.. Source: Guardian -
June 26 -- Half of Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn’s senior team is set to resign in protest against his leadership of the country’s opposition as turmoil engulfs British politics after this.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Jeremy Corbyn has sacked Hilary Benn after reports the shadow foreign secretary was planning to spearhead a coup against his leader.
Simmering tensions within Labour over Mr Corbyn's role in the.. Source: PressAssociation -
Just under two weeks ago, Theresa May announced the go-ahead for a third runway at Heathrow, following years of analysis and debate.
The decision was a complex one and certainly one of the PM’s.. City A.M.
Parliament's new Brexit watchdog has launched a probe into Theresa May's plans for negotiations with the EU.
The Brexit select committee met for the first time yesterday, and its newly elected.. City A.M.
A couple of years ago I interviewed Saatchi & Saatchi’s global CEO, Robert Senior. As we discussed possible future advertising trends he said “my problem with futurologists is that they’re never.. City A.M.
City of London policy chief Mark Boleat has warned it is “inevitable” that the square mile will lose business as a result of Brexit.
Speaking at the City of London dinner tonight, Boleat warned.. City A.M.
Leading Brexiteer Michael Gove is join a parliamentary committee designed to oversee the government's work on quitting the EU.
Gove is one of ten Conservatives elected to the newly established.. City A.M.
Prime Minister Theresa May has offered MPs a series of debates ahead of the formal launch of Brexit talks, but stopped short of including any guarantee of a binding vote.
May has vowed to activate.. City A.M.
Theresa May will today reveal a new forum for the UK government to meet with devolved administrations over Brexit, even as a new report warns she is facing a constitutional crisis.
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Mr Benn also demanded a Commons vote on Theresa May's negotiating strategy - but conceded a bitter fight over the triggering of Article 50, the EU treaty clause which will initiate the process. MailOnline
Theresa May is reportedly considering a dramatic reduction in corporation tax if she is faced with “brutal Brexit” in talks with the EU.
According to the Sunday Times, May could slash the tax.. City A.M.
Hilary Benn has doubled-down on his calls for a transitional Brexit arrangement and called on the UK government to come clean on what it wants to achieve from the upcoming negotiations.
Benn, who.. City A.M.