Page-8 of Brexit Current Affairs, GK & News
Theresa May, UK Prime Minister has requested Donald Tusk, the President of European Council for delaying the departure of UK from European Union by 3 months and postpone it till June 30. As per the current status, UK is supposed to exit EU by March 29 but the Brexit deal has been rejected by the ..
Topics: Brexit • Brexit negotiations • British MPs • European Union • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act • European Union (Withdrawal) Act • Government of the United Kingdom • John Bercow • Keir Starmer • Premiership of Theresa May • Theresa May • United Kingdom European Union membership referendum
Only two weeks are left for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union in a formal manner. British Parliament is all set for MPs to cast a meaningful vote for the second time after the British PM Theresa May visited Strasbourg for holding talks with Jean-Claude Juncker, the President of European Commission. The leaders ..
Topics: Brexit • Brexit negotiations • European Union • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act • Government • Jean-Claude Juncker • Orders, decorations, and medals • Proposed referendum on the Brexit withdrawal agreement • Theresa May
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has reduced the world economic growth forecasts for the year 2019. Economic Forecasts of OECD The report notes that trade tensions and political uncertainty, including Brexit and erosion of business and consumer confidence are weighing on the world’s economy thereby contributing to the slowdown. OECD has cut ..
The IMF Chief Christine Lagarde has warned that the British exit from the European Union (EU) or Brexit will ruin the country’s economy. She said this at the World Government Summit in Dubai on 10th February, 2019. What is Brexit? Brexit = Britain + Exit It is the idea of Britain leaving EU or the ..
Topics: Aftermath of the 2016 United Kingdom European Union membership referendum • Brexit • Brexit negotiations • European Union • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Act • European Union (Withdrawal) Act • Euroscepticism • United Kingdom invocation of Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union • Withdrawal from the European Union
The United Nations report World Economic Situation and Prospects 2019 has been released. The important findings of the report are: The report estimates that Global growth is expected to remain steady at 3% in 2019 and 2020, after an expansion of 3.1% in 2018. As the impulse from fiscal stimulus in 2018 wanes, Growth in ..