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EU’s Juncker tells May – Brexit deal won’t be renegotiated

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker speaks as Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage listens during a plenary session of the EU Parliament in Brussels, Belgium January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Francois LenoirBRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday that the bloc’s Brexit divorce deal with London cannot be renegotiated. “The…

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Swedish EU minister says Brexit deal non-negotiable

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Britain’s agreement on leaving the European Union is non-negotiable, Sweden’s EU minister said on Wednesday, underlining the problems UK Prime Minister Theresa May will have extracting concessions from Brussels in the coming weeks. Sweden has historically been a close ally of Britain. They see eye-to-eye on issues such as free trade and…

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May woos Labour MPs with local investment to back Brexit – The Times

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls(Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing to entice Labour MPs to support her Brexit deal with a cash injection into deprived areas that supported Leave, The Times on Thursday. Labour MPs who could…

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UK finance industry to shrug off Brexit and grow – Hammond

Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Toby MelvilleLONDON (Reuters) – Finance minister Philip Hammond said on Wednesday that Britain was well positioned to expand financial services exports to some of the world’s fastest growing economies as it prepares to leave the European Union.…