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Brexit: Theresa May appeals to EU leaders for progress – BBC News

Image copyright EPA Image caption European Council President Donald Tusk greeted Mrs May on the second day of the summit Theresa May made a personal appeal to EU leaders for the Brexit talks to move on to the subject of trade at a working dinner in Brussels. The prime minister is reported to have asked […]

UK has one of the worst pollution death rates in Europe, major study reveals – Evening Standard

The UK has one of the worst records of pollution death of any country in Europe, a major study has found. Around 50,000 deaths last year in the UK can be attributed to toxic air and man-made chemicals, according to the investigation by researchers in New York. Globally, pollution claimed nine million lives in that one […]

UK is confusing the EU over Brexit, says Corbyn after meeting … – The Guardian

European leaders are “bemused and confused” by Britain’s attitude towards the Brexit negotiations, according to Jeremy Corbyn, who met Michel Barnier and three continental prime ministers on his visit to Brussels. The Labour leader held parallel discussions with the the EU’s chief negotiator and other European leaders, during which it is understood he was asked […]

German app-only bank N26 gears up for UK launch as it recruits country manager – Business Insider UK

N26 founders: Valentin Stalf, left, and Maximilian Tayenthal. N26 German app-only bank N26 recruiting a manager to lead “market entry in the UK.” The hot startup has signed up 500,000 customers in just two years and raised $55 million.   LONDON — Closely-watched German fintech startup N26 is recruiting a country manager to spearhead its […]

UK is confusing the EU over Brexit, says Corbyn after meeting Barnier – The Guardian

European leaders are “bemused and confused” by Britain’s attitude towards the Brexit negotiations, according to Jeremy Corbyn, who met Michel Barnier and three continental prime ministers on his visit to Brussels. The Labour leader held parallel discussions with the the EU’s chief negotiator and other European leaders, during which it is understood he was asked […]

Azerbaijan Laundromat shows UK is choice of crooks and despots, says Hodge – The Guardian

Britain is the “country of choice for every kleptocrat, crook and despot in the world”, a Labour MP has said following revelations by the Guardian and media partners of a massive money-laundering scheme run by the government of Azerbaijan. Margaret Hodge said the UK thought itself to be a “country of integrity, respectability and trustworthiness”. […]

UK retail sales slump; Goldman hints at Frankfurt move – as it … – The Guardian

Early losses have been partially erased throughout European equities today, after a sharp Catalonia driven selloff was largely pushed aside, with traders seeing the government’s decision to invoke article 155 as a positive for economic and political stability. While the potential for further Catalan protest means a degree of uncertainty remains, today’s actions have allayed […]

How the UK can buy more time for Brexit – Financial Times

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UK banks ‘exposed to money laundering in South Africa’ – BBC News

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Many protesters are highly critical of the Gupta family UK financial regulators and the Serious Fraud Office are to review if banks HSBC and Standard Chartered are linked to a South Africa corruption scandal. It comes after Lord Peter Hain said the banks may “inadvertently have been conduits” for […]

Brexit: EU leaders seek Brexit talks progress – BBC News

Media captionTheresa May: I want ‘urgency’ on citizens’ deal EU leaders have urged Theresa May to do more to break the deadlock in the Brexit negotiations as they gather at a crunch Brussels summit. Dutch PM Mark Rutte said “a lot more clarity” on the UK’s financial offer was needed before talks could progress. German […]

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