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EU says Britain must pay Brexit divorce bill even if no deal

Britain must pay its Brexit divorce bill even if it crashes out of the bloc without a deal, the EU said Monday, warning that future ties would be threatened if London...

Britain says it’ll not barter ship with Iran 

Britain says it’ll not barter ship with Iran 

Britain on Thursday ruled out exchanging an Iranian tanker detained by Gibraltar for a British-flagged tanker seized by Iran in the Gulf. “We are not going to barter:...

UK tags Iran’s seizure of tanker a ‘hostile act’

Britain rejects Iran’s tanker swap proposal 

Britain on Monday rejected the idea that it could release a Iranian tanker in exchange for a British-flagged vessel seized by the Islamic Republic in the Gulf. Tensions...

Denmark backs Britain on Hormuz naval mission

Denmark backs Britain on Hormuz naval mission

Denmark said on Friday it welcomed the British government’s proposal for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz and would...

Britain begins escorting all UK vessels through Strait of Hormuz

Britain begins escorting all UK vessels through Strait of Hormuz

Britain has started sending a warship to accompany all British-flagged vessels through the Strait of Hormuz, a change in policy announced on Thursday after the...

France, others back Britain’s call for Strait of Hormuz naval mission.

France, others back Britain’s call for Strait of Hormuz naval mission

France, Italy and Denmark gave initial support for a British plan for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz, three senior EU...

Britain plans European protection force for shipping in Gulf

Britain plans European protection force for shipping in Gulf

Britain on Monday said it was planning a European-led protection force for shipping in the Gulf after Iranian authorities seized a British-flagged tanker in a dramatic...

Britain agrees Brexit trade deal with South Korea

Britain agrees Brexit trade deal with South Korea

Britain said on Monday that it had concluded a trade deal with South Korea to maintain links after Brexit. International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has agreed on a...

Britain agrees Brexit trade deal with South Korea

Britain agrees Brexit trade deal with South Korea

Britain said on Monday that it had concluded a trade deal with South Korea to maintain links after Brexit. International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has agreed on a...

Brexit: Britain loses command of anti-piracy mission to Spain

Brexit: Britain loses command of anti-piracy mission to Spain

Spain has taken over the command of a European Union (EU) maritime mission that combats piracy off the coast of Somalia from took over from Britain.  Spanish Vice...

No incursion by Spanish warship at Gibraltar - Britain

No incursion by Spanish warship at Gibraltar – Britain

A spokesman for the British Prime Minister, Theresa May, on Monday said there was no incursion by a Spanish warship in Gibraltar over the weekend. The Spanish warship...

Nigeria records 2.38% GDP growth in Q4 2018 - NBS

Britain tops capital imports into Nigeria in 2018

The United Kingdom accounted for 35.74 percent of the total capital investment inflow into Nigeria in 2018, which stood at $16,812.47 million. According to data released...