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WATCH: What happens in the event of a no-deal Brexit?

Jun 26 2019 20:28

The UK is due to leave the EU on October 31 - but what happens if it fails to reach a departure deal with the EU before that date? Here is a look at some of the possible consequences of a no-deal departure.


WATCH: Trump okay 'with any outcome' from meeting with Xi

Jun 25 2019 17:21

US President Donald Trump views this week's meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping as a chance to see where Beijing stands on the two countries' trade war, and is "comfortable with any outcome" from the talks, according to a senior US official.


UK parliament ready to support no-deal Brexit, Johnson argues

Jun 25 2019 09:53

Boris Johnson said he believed the British Parliament would now support a no-deal Brexit, even as senior figures in his Conservative Party warned they had the numbers to stop him if he tried to push one through.


WATCH: China says both US, China should make compromises in trade talks

Jun 24 2019 20:08

Both China and the United States should make compromises in trade talks, says Chinese Vice Commerce Minister, ahead of a much anticipated meeting between the Chinese and US presidents at this week's G20 summit in Japan.


WATCH: French National Assembly expected to declare 'climate emergency'

Jun 26 2019 19:12

In France, the National Assembly will discuss its carbon neutral objectives this week. The new proposals will set a 2050 target for the country to be carbon neutral.


US, China discuss Xi-Trump summit as trade fights simmer

Jun 24 2019 11:42

The US and China are discussing arrangements for the meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit, a senior Chinese trade official said, as Beijing warned about consequences of American trade measures.


Trump vows major economic sanctions on Iran Monday after drone downed

Jun 23 2019 09:33

US President Donald Trump said that country would impose major new sanctions on Iran on Monday, but added that he hoped he could help "make Iran great again" over time.


GE wins bid to build $4 billion Zambia-Zimbabwe hydro plant

Jun 21 2019 08:21

The 2 400-megawatt Batoka Gorge plant has been planned for years by the two southern African nations, both of which are struggling with electricity shortages


US CEOs meet with China's premier in Beijing amid trade woes

Jun 20 2019 22:30

A group of chief executive officers of American corporations are in Beijing this week to meet with China’s Premier Li Keqiang, as the simmering trade war ensnares companies from both countries.



Jilted by Trump, Xi and Kim seek upper hand before G-20 summit

Jun 20 2019 12:13

Both China’s Xi Jinping and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un have suffered from President Donald Trump’s penchant for walking away from talks. Now, he’ll have to worry about what they tell each other behind closed doors.


Boris Johnson extends lead in race to become UK prime minister

Jun 19 2019 11:11

Boris Johnson extended his lead over his rivals in the race to become Britain’s next prime minister, and looked poised to pick up more votes as the hardest Brexiteer in the contest was eliminated.

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