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Car Industry Seeks Support, Free-Trade Brexit Deal, As Output Falls

British factories produced 118,314 cars last month, down an annual 2.1%, as an increase in exports failed to outweigh a 23.9% fall in domestic demand, according to data from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

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Britain's Finance Minister Says Budget Will Be Delivered On March 11

Sajid Javid unexpectedly resigned in last week's cabinet reshuffle, raising questions about whether the budget would be delivered on schedule.

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UK Economy Flatlines In Fourth-Quarter, Household Spending Growth Weakest In Four Years

In annual terms, growth was 1.1%, a level last seen at the start of 2018. The last time growth was weaker for a calendar quarter was in mid-2012.

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Britain 'Reasonably Confident' Of U.S. Trade Deal Despite Huawei Concern

Britain said it would cap at 35% the involvement of "high-risk vendors", such as Huawei, in the non-sensitive parts of its 5G mobile network.

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Britain To Bring Forward Ban On New Petrol And Diesel Cars

France plans to ban the sale of fossil fuel-powered cars by 2040 whilst Norway's parliament has set a non-binding goal that by 2025 all cars should be zero emissions.

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Airbus Agrees To Settle Corruption Probes With France, Britain, US

Airbus has been investigated by French and British authorities on suspected corruption over a decade.

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UK Minister Leads Midlands Region Trade Delegation To India

James Brokenshire, Britain's Communities Secretary is set to bring together senior British and Indian officials and businesses to re-affirm a post-Brexit commitment to the Midlands-Maharashtra Technology Partnership

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EU Gives Britain Two Months To Pay 2.7 Billion Euros Over China Fraud

After Britain allegedly ignored a scam by Chinese importer, the EU today gave the country 2 months to recover 2.7 billion euros in lost customs duties or risk referral to EU's top court

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India's Largest Hotel Chain OYO Set To Expand Into Britain, Plans To Invest $53 Million In 10 UK Cities

With a plan to expand outside Asia, OYO, India's largest hospitality company plans to invest $53 million to launch in 10 UK cities over the next 18 months through a smartphone based service

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British Prime Minister Theresa May Warns Rebels: It's My Brexit Agreement Or No Deal

With just six months until Britain is due to leave EU on March 29th, May told BBC today that if rebel lawmakers hinder a deal between her government and EU, "the alternative to that will be having no deal"

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India Expected To Outstrip Britain To Become World's 5th Largest Economy In 2019: Finance Minister

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today expressed hope that India shall outdo Britain in the year 2019 and be amongst world's top 3 economies in the next 10-20 years

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UK Economy Stuck In Low Gear, Worries Grow As BoE Readies Rate Hike: PMI

Britain's economy remains stuck in low gear but price pressures are rising again, according to surveys on Wednesday that will probably keep the Bank of England on track to raise interest rates soon.

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Uber Defends Business Model At UK Tribunal On Worker Rights

Uber told a British employment appeal tribunal on Wednesday its drivers were self-employed, not workers entitled to a range of benefits, less than a week after it heard it would lose its London licence.

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Bombardier Overshadows NAFTA Talks As Quebec, Britain Threaten Retaliation

Stiff U.S. duties imposed on Bombardier Inc's CSeries jet sparked retaliation threats from Britain and Canada's Quebec province on Wednesday as the dispute, which may affect thousands of jobs, overshadowed North American trade talks.

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Britain Diminished, Advantage India

The UK's current challenges present an opportunity for India to deepen an already profound relationship with a natural strategic and business partner. Mr Modi should reach out now to a friend in need of friends

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