Category Archives: UK

Dollar’s advance puts squeeze on gold, Brexit and BoE blues sink sterling

Dollar’s advance puts squeeze on gold, Brexit and BoE blues sink sterling | Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-markets/dollars-advance-puts-squeeze-on-gold-brexit-blues-sink-sterling-idUSKBN1K8026?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: The strengthening US Dollar and the foundering May Government have both suppressed gold and undermined the  UK Pound Sterling… … Continue reading

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Brexit Mess Gets Messier: UK Parliament Votes to Stay in EU Medicine Network

Brexit Mess Gets Messier: UK Parliament Votes to Stay in EU Medicine Network – Mish Talk https://www.themaven.net/mishtalk/economics/brexit-mess-gets-messier-uk-parliament-votes-to-stay-in-eu-medicine-network-nDTd4dIZKk6N6hQTV8dncA/ Re-posted from Mish Talk. Geoff   Geoff Comments: Theresa May needs to turn Brexit over to Nigel Farage…

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Is It Time To Give Up On Britain’s National Health Service?

Is It Time To Give Up On Britain’s National Health Service? | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-07-16/it-time-give-britains-national-health-service Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Yes, frankly, it is… wait times have increased to the point where dying before treatment is a real … Continue reading

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Parliament vote to reveal extent of anger over May’s Brexit plan

Parliament vote to reveal extent of anger over May’s Brexit plan | Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu/parliament-vote-to-reveal-extent-of-anger-over-mays-brexit-plan-idUSKBN1K514S?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: Waiting to see the anger, if any…

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Trump Brings His Own Style to a Day of Damage Control in Britain

Trump Brings His Own Style to a Day of Damage Control in Britain https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/13/world/europe/trump-may-brexit-sun.html Re-posted from NYTimes. Geoff Geoff Comments: Yes, he did… with success…

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Trump, May pledge cooperation on trade after explosive interview

Trump, May pledge cooperation on trade after explosive interview http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2018/07/13/trump-may-pledge-cooperation-on-trade-after-explosive-interview.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+foxnews%2Fpolitics+%28Internal+-+Politics+-+Text%29 Re-posted from Fox News. Geoff Geoff Comments: After airing differences, Trump-May make up…

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EU’s Brexit Hypocrisy Has No Bounds

EU’s Brexit Hypocrisy Has No Bounds – Mish Talk https://www.themaven.net/mishtalk/economics/eu-s-brexit-hypocrisy-has-no-bounds-jPzoYblZe0S76WDwGs89QQ/ Re-posted from Mish Talk. Geoff Geoff Comments: Theresa May seems to lack the leadership & gravitas to overcome EU stubbornness…

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Trump blasts UK PM May’s Brexit plan, says it puts trade deal in doubt

Trump blasts UK PM May’s Brexit plan, says it puts trade deal in doubt | Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-britain/trump-blasts-uk-pm-mays-brexit-plan-says-it-puts-trade-deal-in-doubt-idUSKBN1K130C?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: Brexit botched and everything between the UK and US comes tumbling down…

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With May’s Government Teetering, Trump Gives it a Shove

With May’s Government Teetering, Trump Gives it a Shove – The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/12/world/europe/trump-brexit-theresa-may.html Re-posted from NYTimes. Geoff Geoff Comments: President Trump is not playing games…

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Delingpole: Trump’s Brexit Rebellion Catches Fire in the UK

Delingpole: Trump’s Brexit Rebellion Catches Fire in the UK | Breitbart https://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/07/11/delingpole-trumps-brexit-rebellion-catches-fire-in-the-uk/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff Geoff Comments: No shrinking violet, President Trump takes his personality and positions directly to the UK, in person…

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