World economy | Fin24

WATCH: Countdown to Brexit: Britain to leave on April 12 or May 22

Mar 25 2019 23:09

Tory backbencher Nigel Evans said Theresa May should set out her plans to quit in order to get her Brexit deal through.


      WATCH: Nervous week ahead for UK, US China trade talks resume

      Mar 25 2019 13:40

      Britain readies for another 'meaningful' Brexit vote, Apple gets TV-ready, and hopes rise for China and the US to make peace in their trade war.


      Brexit: May faces endgame as own ministers plot to oust her

      Mar 25 2019 14:00

      Theresa May will face up to her own desperately weak political position on Monday as members of Parliament move to take over Brexit policy and her own ministers plot to oust her.


      Swift pushback on Stephen Moore, Trump's latest pick for the Fed

      Mar 25 2019 06:01

      Stephen Moore drew swift and unusually pointed criticism after President Donald Trump picked him to be a governor of the US Federal Reserve, with at least one prominent Republican economist calling on the Senate to block the appointment.


      A year on, Trump's metals tariffs have more losers than winners

      Mar 24 2019 16:03

      Trade wars don’t seem to be as 'good, and easy to win' as US President Donald Trump promised a year ago when he imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.


      Brexit housing crash fears stay in London as regions catch up

      Mar 24 2019 10:33

      While price-growth and activity may be slowing amid the uncertainty, almost every other major urban area in the country is still experiencing a rising market, according to Acadata.


      WATCH: March 29 no more! UK's May seeks delay to Brexit

      Mar 22 2019 21:32

      Prime Minister Theresa May has asked for a three-month delay to Brexit to buy time to get her twice-rejected departure deal though parliament, but the request faced immediate resistance from the European Commission.


      WATCH: US whiskey exports dry up as tariffs bite

      Mar 23 2019 21:50

      American whiskey exports have slumped in the second half of 2018, taking a blow from higher duties by the country’s trading partners following President Donald Trump’s tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.


      Pound plunges as traders confront possibility of no-deal Brexit

      Mar 21 2019 20:28

      Sterling plunged as much 1.5% against the dollar as UK Prime Minister Theresa May gambled on getting her plan over the line with just over a week to go before the exit.


      Brexit standoff takes UK to edge of no-deal as May seeks delay

      Mar 21 2019 09:31

      Theresa May gambled on a desperate bid to get her Brexit deal approved by Parliament, as a standoff with the EU drove Britain to the brink of an economically disastrous no-deal divorce.



      WATCH: Caller falls asleep while waiting to take part in Brexit debate

      Mar 21 2019 16:03

      A BBC Radio 5 Live caller falls asleep while waiting to make his point in a Brexit phone in.


      EU said to see mid-April deadline for UK to decide Brexit fate

      Mar 19 2019 21:51

      The European Union is likely to tell Theresa May that she must decide by mid-April whether to extend Brexit until 2020 or risk leaving in three months without a deal, a senior EU official said.

      Company Snapshot

      Money Clinic

      Money Clinic
      Do you have a question about your finances? We'll get an expert opinion.
      Click here...

      Voting Booth

      Do you think government can solve the Eskom crisis?

      Previous results · Suggest a vote