Gulf Times - UK
PM meets UK's top defence official

PM meets UK's top defence official

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani on Tuesday met the United Kingdom's Defence Senior Advisor to the Middle East Sir John Lorimer ...

Voters set to punish UK PM May's Conservatives over Brexit delay

Voters set to punish UK PM May's Conservatives over Brexit delay

English voters are expected to use local government elections on Thursday to punish Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party over its failure to deliver Brexit, revealing a divided and dissatisfied electorate.

UK PM May says she wants to leave EU on May 22

UK PM May says she wants to leave EU on May 22

Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday she wanted Britain to be able to leave the European Union with an exit deal on May 22.

UK police say devices left on rail line were suspected Brexit sabotage plan

UK police say devices left on rail line were suspected Brexit sabotage plan

British police said on Tuesday they were investigating two attempts to sabotage the rail network in what they believed was deliberate action relating to Britain's exit from the European Union.

UK Conservative lawmaker Boles quits local party over Brexit

UK Conservative lawmaker Boles quits local party over Brexit

A senior lawmaker from Britain's governing Conservatives quit his local party on Saturday due to disagreements over Brexit, as the decision to leave the European Union ...

Brexit bribe? UK PM May unveils $2.1 billion fund for Brexit-backing towns

Brexit bribe? UK PM May unveils $2.1 billion fund for Brexit-backing towns

British Prime Minister Theresa May will on Monday set out plans for a 1.6 billion pound ($2.11 billion) fund to help to boost economic growth in Brexit-supporting communities ...

UK's May to promise new Brexit debate in push for more negotiating time

UK's May to promise new Brexit debate in push for more negotiating time

British Prime Minister Theresa May will pledge this week to give parliament another chance to voice their opinions on Brexit by Feb. 27 as she tries to buy more time to negotiate a new deal with the European Union.

Brexit brings opportunity for Qatar firms eyeing international expansion

Brexit brings opportunity for Qatar firms eyeing international expansion

The UK has been historically a key international business partner, developing strong trade and commercial ties across Asia and the Arabic regions.

Ryanair gets approval to fly within UK, non-EU routes post-Brexit

Ryanair gets approval to fly within UK, non-EU routes post-Brexit

Ryanair Holdings Plc on Thursday received a license from the British aviation regulator that will allow it to operate within the UK and to non-European Union routes even if the country leaves the bloc without a deal.

Brexit uncertainty leaves UK economy on a knife-edge

Brexit uncertainty leaves UK economy on a knife-edge

Growing Brexit uncertainty as the clock runs down towards a potential no-deal scenario has left Britain’s economy on a knife-edge at the turn of the year ...

UN tells UK: Allow Assange to leave Ecuador embassy freely

UN tells UK: Allow Assange to leave Ecuador embassy freely

UN rights experts called on British authorities on Friday to allow WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to leave the Ecuador embassy in London without fear of arrest or extradition.

Qatar seeks to strengthen trade ties with UK

Qatar seeks to strengthen trade ties with UK

Qatar is seeking to strengthen the "special" ties with the UK to bolster bilateral trade and investments and enhance co-operation across an array of sectors, most notably education, health, banking ...