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EU pushes Brexit Britain to name new commissioner – Reuters The European Union pressed Britain on Tuesday to name a representative for the new executive European Commission despite the country’s planned departure for the bloc.With campaigning underway for a national election on Dec. 12, the British government has so far…

Brexit party will not contest Tory seats at election (FT) Nigel Farage on Monday gave Boris Johnson a boost by announcing his Brexit party will not contest any of the 317 seats won by the Conservatives at the last UK general election, and also hinted he could yet withdraw more…

UK’s election shutdown to limit Brexit readiness campaigns – MLex UK businesses won’t for now get detailed guidance from the government about a potential no-deal Brexit in January, as the upcoming general election has triggered rules that prevent the use of the civil service for functions that may benefit the…

Three pro-EU parties set to unveil Remain pact for UK election (FT) Three pro-EU British political parties hope to unveil a Remain election pact as early as Thursday, under which they will step aside for each other in dozens of constituencies to maximise Remain candidates’ chances.But those involved in the…