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The United Kingdom European Union membership referendum, also k...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
The United Kingdom European Union membership referendum, also known as the EU referendum and the Brexit referendum, took place on 23 June 2016 in the United Kingdom (UK) and Gibraltar to gauge support for the country either remaining a member of, or leaving, the European Union (EU). The non-binding referendum resulted in 51.9% of voters voting in favour of leaving the EU, on a national turnout of 72%, the highest ever for a UK-wide referendum and the highest for any national vote since
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

UK: Tens of thousands of anti-Brexit protesters call for new vote

Aljazeera.com - 23 Jun 2018
Tens of thousands of people have rallied in central London in one of the biggest anti-Brexit demonstrations, exactly two years after the UK voted to leave the European Union in a referendum that has divided the British nation. The pro-EU demonstrators ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Reconfiguring the European higher education sector

University World News - 23 Jun 2018
In a 2016 referendum, 51.9% of those who voted were in favour of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union. The 'Brexit' process – the practicalities of which are still largely unknown – was officially triggered in May 2017. Brexit may have serious ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

China helping clear Brexit storm clouds

ecns - 23 Jun 2018
Sino-British ties strengthening ahead of UK's European departure. On Thursday, June 23, 2016, the day of the referendum on Britain's membership of the European Union, parts of London were hit by a huge storm. Thunder, torrential rain, and lightning ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Daily chartSupport for Britain's exit from the EU is waning

The Economist - 22 Jun 2018
Ever since June 2016, YouGov, a pollster, has asked a representative sample of Britons at regular intervals how they might vote in another referendum on EU membership. Support for leaving has declined notably. For the past six months, all of YouGov's ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Critics scoff at UK govt claim of Brexit spending dividend

PA home page - 18 Jun 2018
May's speech evoked a discredited claim by the pro-Brexit campaign in Britain's 2016 EU membership referendum that leaving would save the country 350 million pounds a week, and that the money could be spent on health care instead. The amount Britain ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Will there be another Scottish independence referendum?

Al-Arabiya - 22 Jun 2018
Between the tight independence referendum result in 2014 and the UK EU membership referendum in 2016 where Scotland voted to remain by a large margin, while the UK as a whole voted to leave, the Scottish independence question seems far from settled ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Don't wait for worried workers to call the shots on wages

The Guardian - 23 Jun 2018
Andrew Haldane, the chief economist at the Bank of England, is one of those who put little store by union power and more on the dynamics of the labour market. He has talked about the squeeze on employers that flows from a shortage of workers now that ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

The case for a second Brexit referendum

The Independent - 02 Jun 2018
In the 2016 referendum the question was should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union? In effect, this formulation called for an answer from the gut. Like it or leave it? But in a second referendum, this ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Theresa May Is Cornered by Brexit Enemies

Bloomberg - 18 Jun 2018
On one side, the U.K. prime minister has the European Union, sharpening its knives to defend the club of 27 remaining members against British “cherry picking” during Brexit talks. On the other side is ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Key moments in UK's withdrawal from the EU

BT.com - 22 Jun 2018
Here is a timeline of the key moments so far in the UK's exit from the European Union: 2013. January 23 – Prime Minister David Cameron promises an in-out referendum on EU membership if the Conservatives win the 2015 general election. [Read more: View ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Once we've stopped Brexit, the real work starts

The New European - 22 Jun 2018
The Irish border is an insurmountable problem without at least partial membership of the EU – and partial membership is so obviously a worse deal than full membership that even Nigel Farage says so. And there is still no deal ...
united kingdom european union membership referendum, 2016

Nationalists are ripping up the Franco‑German map of Europe

The Times - 22 Jun 2018
Yet never before have such steps on the EU's path to “ever closer union” seemed more fanciful or harder to agree. Two years after the British referendum, the 27 member states being left behind by the United Kingdom have maintained a remarkable unity on ...

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