Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Tag Archives: Theresa May

Elusive Brexit clarity meets sober economic reality

DUBLIN: Last time British Prime Minister Theresa May returned from a walking holiday, she called what turned out to be — for her — a disastrous election. Not this time, it is assumed. But financial markets and an eager public hoping she can provide some Brexit clarity will probably have ...

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UK will remain long-standing friend of Pakistan, says Theresa May

LONDON: British Prime Minister, Theresa May says the United Kingdom will remain a long-standing and dependable friend of Pakistan. The British Prime Minister said Pakistan and the United Kingdom have deep ties with shared history and future. She pointed out that as Pakistan celebrates its 70th anniversary, we also celebrate ...

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UK’s Fox insists Britain can make trade deals outside EU

Britain could “simply replicate” its trade deals outside the European Union, said International Trade Secretary and leading advocate of Brexit Liam Fox. Speaking ahead of a meeting with the World Trade Organisation in Geneva on Thursday, Fox repeated his assertion that the UK could not leave the EU and remain ...

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I suffered racial abuse during election campaign, says Sajid Javid

LONDON: Sajid Javid, MP has said he was racially abused during the General Election campaign. Mr Javid, MP for Bromsgrove, became the latest MP to speak out about abuse on the campaign trail as MPs prepare to debate the issue in Parliament. During Communities and Local Government questions, Mr Javid was ...

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No red carpet for Trump, says Sadiq Khan

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has reiterated his opposition to US President Donald Trump being afforded an elaborate state visit when he comes to the UK next year. “State visits are different from a normal visit and at a time when the President of the USA has policies that many in ...

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Trump urged Theresa May to fix better UK welcome for him

LONDON: Donald Trump has reportedly told Theresa May he won’t visit Britain until he get’s a ‘better reception’. The US President was scheduled to take part in a state visit to the UK later this year but no set date has been announced and there was no mention in the Queen’s ...

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Ivanka Trump sat in for her father at G-20 summit

NEW YORK: Ivanka Trump briefly sat in for father, President Donald Trump, during the G-20 summit on Saturday after the president stepped out. The move caused a stir because usually government ministers or senior officials are the ones called to stand in for heads of state. A White House official ...

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G20: World leaders at odds with Trump on trade, climate

HAMBURG: World leaders at the G20 summit in Germany went into their final day of talks Saturday scratching their heads over what to do about a increasingly isolationist United States. Leaders appeared to be at an impasse over trade and climate change, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel making clear that ...

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