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Britain will use aid budget to boost trade in Africa - PM May
7:03am, 28th August, 2018

Britain will use aid budget to boost trade in Africa - PM May

Britain will use its international aid budget to boost its own interests while also seeking to deepen trade ties with Africa, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday, countering critics who say aid funds would be better spent at home.
Conservatives split again by Hammond's Brexit warning
1:47pm, 24th August, 2018

Conservatives split again by Hammond's Brexit warning

The split in Britain's ruling party over how to leave the European Union was exposed again on Friday as pro-Brexit MPs turned on the Chancellor for his latest warning that a so-called hard Brexit would hurt the economy.
Brexiteers fume at Chancellor Hammond's 'no deal' warning
3:07am, 24th August, 2018

Brexiteers fume at Chancellor Hammond's 'no deal' warning

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond came under renewed criticism from pro-Brexit lawmakers on Friday for warning that leaving the European Union without an exit deal would hit public finances, underlining discord in the ruling Conservative Par...