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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 ...

France is most food sustainable country, US and UK faltering

France is most food sustainable country, US and UK faltering

France's aggressive measures to tackle food waste, promote healthy lifestyles and adopt eco-farming techniques helped it top a ranking of nations, published on Tuesday, which assesses their food sustainability.

Qatar, UK to join hands on cybersecurity

Qatar, UK to join hands on cybersecurity

Qatar and the UK have explored opportunities in co-operating in cybersecurity especially in view of the growing financial sector relations between the two countries.

UK PM May stares into Brexit abyss as domestic opposition mounts

UK PM May stares into Brexit abyss as domestic opposition mounts

Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy came under attack from all sides on Monday, increasing the risk that her plan for leaving the EU will be voted down by parliament ...

Qatar Airways flies 12 Thai boys rescued from cave to UK for ‘Pride of Britain’ Awards Ceremony

Qatar Airways flies 12 Thai boys rescued from cave to UK for ‘Pride of Britain’ Awards Ceremony

‎In recognition of a truly inspirational story of strength and survival, Qatar Airways flew the Wild Boars football team, consisting of the 12 Thai children and their coach who were trapped inside a cave in Thailand ...