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express
'We COULD walk' EU warned Britain could leave with NO DEAL over ECJ citizens' rights rowwith Norway and Iceland could be an alternative with a neutral political disput
express / Posted 2 hours ago
with Norway and Iceland could be an alternative with a neutral political dispute resolution mechanism. GETTYChancellor Philip Hammond told ITV News that he hopes talks on transition being in August It said that a transitional period before... Read more
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express
UK films boosted economic growth in second quarter, official figures findsuccess has destroyed claims made by Remainers that the UK would go into recess
express / Posted 4 hours ago
success has destroyed claims made by Remainers that the UK would go into recession with a vote for Brexit. Chancellor Philip Hammond said: “Our economy has grown continuously for four and a half years, delivering record levels of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Diesel drivers face nationwide tax rises to help fund air pollution crackdownemissions on Britain's roads could be funded "through changes to the tax treatm
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
emissions on Britain's roads could be funded "through changes to the tax treatment for new diesel vehicles". It says that Philip Hammond, the Chancellor, is examining plans for the "appropriate tax treatment" for diesel cars and could announce... Read more
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SKY News
Lloyds to repay £300m in mortgage arrearsinterest rates. In May, the Government sold the last of a shareholding in Lloy
SKY News / Posted 8 hours ago
interest rates. In May, the Government sold the last of a shareholding in Lloyds that had once stood at 43%, with Philip Hammond, the Chancellor, hailing a modest profit for UK taxpayers. The disposal represented a milestone in Britain's... Read more
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express
'So... what about SINGAPORE?!' Dan Hannan mocks soft Brexit argument over Customs Unionto mock soft Brexiteers case The Tory MEP took to Twitter to go against some i
express / Posted 9 hours ago
to mock soft Brexiteers case The Tory MEP took to Twitter to go against some in his own party, including Chancellor Philip Hammond, who has spoken out against an independent trade policy. Mr Hannan used the example of Singapore to show how... Read more
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EuroNews
British economy shows signs of 'slowdown' in latest growth estimatewere bigger at the end of June than in March, posting growth of 0.5% over the q
EuroNews / Posted 9 hours ago
were bigger at the end of June than in March, posting growth of 0.5% over the quarter. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond tried to play down speculation that economic growth is beginning to stall. He said: “This is a steady... Read more
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The News and Star
Economy's weak 2017 performance so far lowers chance of interest rates increaseMorgan, ONS head of GDP, said the economy experienced a "notable slowdown" in t
The News and Star / Posted 10 hours ago
Morgan, ONS head of GDP, said the economy experienced a "notable slowdown" in the first half of the year. Chancellor Philip Hammond defended the Government's record, saying it had delivered four and a half years of growth but would not be... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Chancellor Philip Hammond hopes to start interim Brexit deal in SeptemberVideo: Video: Chancellor Philip Hammond hopes to start interim Brexit deal in
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
Video: Video: Chancellor Philip Hammond hopes to start interim Brexit deal in... Read more
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express
Hammond blames ‘Brexit uncertainty’ for slowing economy - saying we NEED transitional deal PHILIP Hammond said Brexit is causing a ‘degree of uncertainty’ in the econom
express / Posted 11 hours ago
PHILIP Hammond said Brexit is causing a ‘degree of uncertainty’ in the economy adding this illustrates the need for an early deal on transitional arrangements... Read more
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express
'It's TRUE' Brexiteer SLAPS DOWN Remoaner's claims UK can stay still in EUletting her finish. “It’s true,” she blast. “That’s why I’m saying it because
express / Posted 11 hours ago
letting her finish. “It’s true,” she blast. “That’s why I’m saying it because it’s true. “The transitional period… Philip Hammond has made it clear, we are out!” This comes after International Trade Secretary Liam Fox said a potential... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Philip Hammond - government will look at "narrow" scrappage schemesVideo: Video: Philip Hammond - government will look at "narrow" scrappage...
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
Video: Video: Philip Hammond - government will look at "narrow" scrappage... Read more
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Reuters
Sluggish UK economy inches forward, Bank of England unlikely to actmedian forecast in a Reuters poll of economists and capped the weakest first ha
Reuters / Posted 13 hours ago
median forecast in a Reuters poll of economists and capped the weakest first half to any year since 2012. Finance minister Philip Hammond said the economy was "steady" and that more certainty about how Britain will leave the European Union in less... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UK will not accept chlorinated chicken to secure US trade dealstandards or our high environmental standards in pursuit of any trade deal." S
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
standards or our high environmental standards in pursuit of any trade deal." Speaking later on Wednesday, finance minister Philip Hammond said Britain would not relax food safety or animal welfare standards. But decisions on specific products would... Read more
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express
Pound v US dollar: Sterling flatlines against USD as GDP inches updisappointing economic news kept the GBP/USD rate low at today's opening level
express / Posted 13 hours ago
disappointing economic news kept the GBP/USD rate low at today's opening level of $1.302 However, Chancellor Philip Hammond said: “Our economy has grown continuously for four and a half years, delivering record levels of employment.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Philip Hammond - we should be proud but we shouldn't be complacentVideo: Video: Philip Hammond - we should be proud but we shouldn't be...
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
Video: Video: Philip Hammond - we should be proud but we shouldn't be... Read more
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heraldscotland
Tory Government comes under fire over weak economic growth as GDP edges up in Q2for the Liberal Democrats warned that only the spending of shoppers had kept th
heraldscotland / Posted 14 hours ago
for the Liberal Democrats warned that only the spending of shoppers had kept the economy moving at a "modest" pace. But Philip Hammond defended the Government's record. "Our economy has grown continuously for four and a half years, delivering... Read more
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SKY News
Brexit spurs JP Morgan to merge private bankLuxembourg and Germany, but is likely to move some staff to other EU-based oper
SKY News / Posted 14 hours ago
Luxembourg and Germany, but is likely to move some staff to other EU-based operations as well. Mr Dimon has met Chancellor Philip Hammond and other ministers on a number of occasions since the referendum to urge the establishment of a lengthy... Read more
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Sussex Express
‘Dangerous’ levels of unpaid extra hours by South-East’s public sector workersas teaching assistants and school secretaries, also regularly worked unpaid. P
Sussex Express / Posted 16 hours ago
as teaching assistants and school secretaries, also regularly worked unpaid. Paul Maloney, GMB Regional Secretary, said: “Philip Hammond says that public sector workers are ‘overpaid’ but these shocking new figures show just how out of touch he... Read more
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Chichester Observer
‘Dangerous’ levels of unpaid extra hours by South-East’s public sector workersas teaching assistants and school secretaries, also regularly worked unpaid. P
Chichester Observer / Posted 16 hours ago
as teaching assistants and school secretaries, also regularly worked unpaid. Paul Maloney, GMB Regional Secretary, said: “Philip Hammond says that public sector workers are ‘overpaid’ but these shocking new figures show just how out of touch he... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
We could lose out as divided Tories led by lame duck PM May go back to war over Brexitrebellious House of Commons, in its original governmental form or indeed at all
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
rebellious House of Commons, in its original governmental form or indeed at all. Recently the Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond publicly berated his own Cabinet colleagues on television for leaking against himself and the government's... Read more
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Reuters
Brexit 'implementation phase' would be in UK interestenvironment minister Michael Gove said on Wednesday. British media reported la
Reuters / Posted 18 hours ago
environment minister Michael Gove said on Wednesday. British media reported last week that pro-European finance minister Philip Hammond had won backing among ministers for a two-year transition period after Britain leaves the EU in March 2019,... Read more
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express
'Brexit BETRAYAL' Nigel Farage claims Government has 'sold out' UK with open border U-turnthat it was “not a huge deal” if transitional arrangements when Britain quits t
express / Posted yesterday
that it was “not a huge deal” if transitional arrangements when Britain quits the EU last up until 2022, while Chancellor Philip Hammond has allegedly held secret meetings with Goldman Sachs to reassure them there will be a long transitional deal... Read more
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express
EU at war: Brussels cracks as Brexit tears apart united frontof the ‘two-circle Europe’ model laid out by Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gen
express / Posted yesterday
of the ‘two-circle Europe’ model laid out by Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni with his then UK counterpart Philip Hammond in a joint op-ed they penned at the end of 2015. As such, preserving the cohesion of the EU-27 is an absolute... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Britain faces up to Brexitminister’s lack of grip means that cabinet ministers have started openly disagr
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
minister’s lack of grip means that cabinet ministers have started openly disagreeing about what shape Brexit should take. Philip Hammond, the chancellor, has been sniped at because he supports a long transition period to make Brexit go smoothly—a... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The six flavours of Brexitover Brexit. Higher inflation, caused in part by a fall in the pound, is eating
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
over Brexit. Higher inflation, caused in part by a fall in the pound, is eating into real incomes. It is no wonder that Philip Hammond, the chancellor, is demanding that the economy should be given higher priority in the Brexit negotiations.... Read more
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chroniclelive
Public sector workers do £394m unpaid overtime every yearemployees, who are effectively handing the Government £11 billion worth of thei
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
employees, who are effectively handing the Government £11 billion worth of their labour for free.”Read More Chancellor Philip Hammond is under pressure from some Conservatives to end the pay cap, but is said to be resisting the move. He is... Read more
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The Economic Times
IMF cuts UK growth forecast, Treasury calls for smooth Brexitforecast of economists polled by Reuters ahead of the release of preliminary da
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
forecast of economists polled by Reuters ahead of the release of preliminary data on Wednesday. British finance minister Philip Hammond has stressed the need for a transition deal to ease Britain out of the EU, angering some Brexit campaigners. A... Read more
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Bolton News
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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EuroNews
IMF cuts UK growth forecast, Treasury calls for smooth Brexitmedian forecast of economists polled by Reuters ahead of the release of prelimi
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
median forecast of economists polled by Reuters ahead of the release of preliminary data on Wednesday. British Chancellor Philip Hammond has stressed the need for a transition deal to ease Britain out of the EU, angering some Brexit campaigners. A... Read more
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The Star
IMF cuts UK growth forecast, Treasury calls for smooth Brexitforecast of economists polled by Reuters ahead of the release of preliminary da
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
forecast of economists polled by Reuters ahead of the release of preliminary data on Wednesday. British finance minister Philip Hammond has stressed the need for a transition deal to ease Britain out of the EU, angering some Brexit campaigners. A... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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Bury Times
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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Gazette
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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guardian-series
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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DW
IMF crops 2017 UK growth forecast |been immediately hit by the initial shock of the referendum decision in June la
DW / Posted 2 days ago
been immediately hit by the initial shock of the referendum decision in June last year to leave the EU. Finance minister, Philip Hammond, speaks on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show in London, July 16, 2017 The world's fifth-biggest economy has seen... Read more
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Harrow Times
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Harrow Times / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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Reuters
IMF cuts UK growth forecast, Treasury calls for smooth Brexitforecast of economists polled by Reuters ahead of the release of preliminary da
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
forecast of economists polled by Reuters ahead of the release of preliminary data on Wednesday. British finance minister Philip Hammond has stressed the need for a transition deal to ease Britain out of the EU, angering some Brexit campaigners. A... Read more
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Gazette News
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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This is West Country
Cabinet united on Brexit ‘implementation period’, says GoveThe Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for t
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
The Times said Prime Minister Theresa May is ready to offer free movement for two years under a plan drawn up by Chancellor Philip Hammond, while The Guardian quoted “a senior Cabinet source” as saying that the period could last for three or even... Read more
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express
‘We will pay for this’ Colonel says UK unprepared for WW3 as Army numbers plummetlatest statistics indicate the Government will miss its target to have an Army
express / Posted 2 days ago
latest statistics indicate the Government will miss its target to have an Army Reserve of more than 30,000 troops by 2020. Philip Hammond made the target in 2012 when, as Defence Secretary, he unveiled what is known as the Army 2020 plan. In the... Read more
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International Business Times
Jacob Rees-Mogg is second favourite to replace Theresa May despite ruling out leadership bid Davis, a fellow Eurosceptic, is favourite at 3/1 (25%) and Foreign Secretary Bo
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Davis, a fellow Eurosceptic, is favourite at 3/1 (25%) and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is joint third with Chancellor Philip Hammond at 8/1 (11.1%). Matthew Shaddick, head of political betting at Ladbrokes, previously told IBTimes UKthat his... Read more
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