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UK's Lord Frost to meet France's prime minister on Brexit
... where the two will discuss issues caused to trade in Northern Ireland . The UK has warned that a solution to the Protocol should be reached in the near future or the government will start article 16 to unilaterally suspend parts of the Brexit deal. Owen Paterson resigned as MP to “leave cruel world of politics” EU officials believe the UK will trigger the procedure after the COP 26 summit this month as tension remain high. Lord Frost was talking about the Northern Ireland Protocol at his meeting ...
Updated: 11/05/2021
U.S. private-equity firm Carlyle takes over Metro Bank
The following are the top stories on the business page of British newspapers. Reuters has not verifed these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The following are the top stories on the business page of British newspapers. Reuters has not verifed these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The takeover approach of Metro Bank has been taken over by Carlyle, a U.S. private-equity firm, in the latest sign that deals in the banking sector are heating up.
Updated: 11/05/2021
Macron denies lying about Australia's plan to build nuclear-powered submarines
Australia cancelled a deal with France's Naval Group in September, a plan to build at least 12 nuclear powered submarines in a dealWith the United States and Britain. Australia cancelled a deal with France 's Naval Group in September, a plan to build at least 12 nuclear powered submarines in a deal with the United States and Britain. The French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday that Morrison had lied to him about Canberra's intentions. Morrison has denied the claim. He said he had previously...
Updated: 11/04/2021
British MPs vote to delay 30 - day suspension of lawmaker
Owen Paterson leaves Winfield House during the U.S. President Donald Trump's state visit in London, June 4, 2019. REUTERS Peter Nicholls file picture selfies and Governor Boris Johnson s government backed on plans to overhaul the system for combating parliamentary ...
Updated: 11/04/2021
British lawmaker banned from parliament for 30 days over paid advocacy
... former senior minister faces being suspended from parliament for 30 days after parliament's standards committee found him guilty of a serious breach of rules on paid advocacy. The Committee on Standards said Boris Johnson , a member of Prime Minister Owen Paterson 's Conservatives, repeatedly used his position to promote two companies, which together paid him nearly three times his annual parliamentary salary. The Committee found that Mr Paterson's actions were an egregious case of paid advocacy, that ...
Updated: 10/26/2021
Conservative MP Owen Paterson faces 30 day parliamentary suspension
The Conservative MP Owen Paterson faces a 30 day suspension from the House of Commons for an egregious breach of lobbying rules, raising the possibility he could lose his seat if enough constituents trigger a byelection. The Conservative MP Owen Paterson faces a 30 day suspension ...
Updated: 10/26/2021
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