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Qatar-EU air transport meeting concludes

Qatar-EU air transport meeting concludes

The negotiations round of the 5th Consultative Meeting in the field of air transport between Qatar and the European Union concluded Friday.

Britain's May faces defeat in parliament over Brexit plan

Britain's May faces defeat in parliament over Brexit plan

British Prime Minister Theresa May faced the prospect of defeat in a historic vote in parliament on her Brexit deal on Tuesday, leaving the country in limbo about its membership of the world's biggest trading bloc, which has shaped its economy for decades.

With warning and EU letter, May tries to pull lawmakers behind Brexit deal

With warning and EU letter, May tries to pull lawmakers behind Brexit deal

Prime Minister Theresa May makes a last ditch effort on Monday to convince rebel lawmakers to back her Brexit divorce deal, warning them that Britain's exit from the EU is now in peril from politicians seeking to thwart it.

May warns MPs against 'catastrophic' failure to deliver Brexit

May warns MPs against 'catastrophic' failure to deliver Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday warned MPs preparing to vote down her EU divorce deal that failing to deliver Brexit would be a "catastrophic and unforgivable breach of trust in our democracy".

EU, NATO should agree on joint position towards Huawei - Poland

EU, NATO should agree on joint position towards Huawei - Poland

The European Union and NATO should work on a joint position on whether to exclude Chinese telecommunications equipment maker Huawei from their markets, Poland's internal affairs minister, Joachim Brudzinski, said on Saturday.

PM May says if Brexit deal is rejected, UK will be in uncharted territory

PM May says if Brexit deal is rejected, UK will be in uncharted territory

Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday that Britain would be in uncharted territory if her Brexit deal is rejected by parliament later this month, despite little sign that she has won over sceptical lawmakers.

EU agrees 'best possible' Brexit deal, urges Britons to back May

EU agrees 'best possible' Brexit deal, urges Britons to back May

European Union leaders warned the British parliament not to wreck Theresa May's Brexit deal, saying a package sealed with the prime minister on Sunday was the best Britain will get.

Myanmar may lose EU trade privileges over Rohingya abuse

Myanmar may lose EU trade privileges over Rohingya abuse

The European Union warned Mynamar on Friday it could lose trade privileges over its "blatant violation of human rights", as the international backlash over the Rohingya crisis grows.

Support my Brexit deal or face no deal, says Theresa May

Support my Brexit deal or face no deal, says Theresa May

The United Kingdom is due to leave the EU on March 29 and yet little is clear: There is, so far, no full exit agreement.

QFCRA signs 21 MoUs with securities regulators in EU

QFCRA signs 21 MoUs with securities regulators in EU

The Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority (QFCRA) has completed the signing of 21 memoranda of understanding (MoU) with securities regulators in the European Union.

Italy lets migrants off stranded boat as deal reached

Italy lets migrants off stranded boat as deal reached

Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini agreed to allow them to leave the Diciotti, the Italian coastguard ship which had rescued them some 10 days ago.

Italy allows some migrants off stranded boat amid EU row

Italy allows some migrants off stranded boat amid EU row

The Diciotti vessel has been docked at the port of Catania since Monday night, after the Italian government blocked migrants from leaving in the absence of commitments from the EU to relocate some of them.