# brexit - Today’s News
EU leaders hold a summit on Saturday to discuss the next steps.
# brexit - Sunday 23 April, 2017
Pro-EU candidate Emmanuel Macron has topped the poll, followed by Marine Le Pen, in one of the most closely-fought presidential battles France has seen.
The Labour leader has an uphill battle to beat Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party in June’s snap election.
The Irish government has repeatedly said it is committed to the European Union.
The Labour leader also accused Shane Ross of “sitting in his office hiding”.
# brexit - Thursday 20 April, 2017
This is the future that Brexit wants.
Meanwhile, Theresa May has said a potential alliance of opposition parties would be a “coalition of chaos”.
# brexit - Tuesday 18 April, 2017
The Conservatives will hope to win another majority over Labour, the Lib Dems and the SNP.
Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said the election is a chance for the UK “to avoid a disastrous hard Brexit”.
# brexit - Monday 17 April, 2017
The uninhabited island has been the source of a long-running dispute.
# brexit - Saturday 15 April, 2017
The Finance Minister says he’s monitoring price levels to try and prevent differences that would would see consumers crossing the border to shop.
# brexit - Friday 14 April, 2017
All options, radical or otherwise for Northern Ireland, need to be weighed up, writes Caoimhín De Barra.
# brexit - Thursday 6 April, 2017
The German Chancellor acknowledged Ireland’s specific interest in Brexit negotiations.
Look who’s back on Kildare Street.
# brexit - Wednesday 5 April, 2017
“I do understand national sensitivities. I’ll change it to gangsters,” Farage continued to say.
There had been suggestions made that the UK would be “prepared to go to war” over Gibraltar.
# brexit - Monday 3 April, 2017
Lord Michael Howard says he can’t “see any harm” in reminding the Spanish “what kind of people we are”.
# brexit - Saturday 1 April, 2017
Theresa May triggered Article 50 on Wednesday.
Free public healthcare and a state pension guaranteed to increase with inflation are just two of the perks expats could lose when Brexit takes hold.
It depends who you ask – but here’s what the experts think…
Almost 65,000 people in Britain applied for an Irish passport last year, a 42% jump.
# brexit - Friday 31 March, 2017
We have a good idea of what Britain wants – so what will the EU be asking for?
# brexit - Thursday 30 March, 2017
Where the word has been uttered thousands of times in the last nine months, Brexit fatigue has set in.
# brexit - Wednesday 29 March, 2017
Stay with us as we follow the reaction as the Brexit process formally gets underway.
Companies here will be hoping that there is minimal disruption.
The letter was signed by UK Prime Minister Theresa May.
Owen Paterson, a former Northern Ireland Secretary, thinks withholding pay might “crystallise minds”.
The missing piece of the puzzle.
The UK will notify the European Council of its intention to leave in a hand-delivered letter.
# brexit - Tuesday 28 March, 2017
The letter will be taken from 10 Downing Street to Brussels tomorrow morning.
The Edinburgh parliament voted by 69 votes in favour and 59 against.
On the union’s sixtieth anniversary, does membership of it remain a positive thing for Ireland?
“The 1950s called and asked for the headline back,” said former Labour leader Ed Miliband.
Britain wants to use this break from the EU to keep its shores to itself – and revive its fishing industry.
# brexit - Monday 27 March, 2017
The company may have to pass on the higher cost of doing business by shrinking bar size.
# brexit - Sunday 26 March, 2017
The poll also showed strong support for a united Ireland to avoid a hard border between the Republic and Northern Ireland.
# brexit - Saturday 25 March, 2017
“I will leave UKIP amicably, cheerfully and in the knowledge that we won.”
# brexit - Friday 24 March, 2017
The EU Commission President said that Article 50 negotiations with the UK will be “frank and fair”.
# brexit - Thursday 23 March, 2017
As Chairman of the Seanad Special Select Committee, I will ensure that we will not spend our time analysing the problems Brexit poses, writes Neale Richmond.
# brexit - Monday 20 March, 2017
Britain will formally announce its intention to leave the EU on 29 March.