Michel Barnier

German conservative seeks to front centre-right in EU elections -source

Tue, 04 Sep 2018 - 10:06 GMT

German conservative Manfred Weber will announce his candidacy on Wednesday to front the centre-right in European elections next May.

EU's Barnier fires new warning on June Brexit deadline

Tue, 15 May 2018 - 04:40 GMT

EU negotiator Michel Barnier warned Britain Monday to resolve the issue of its post-Brexit border with Ireland by a June summit.

EU negotiator warns Britain over Brexit customs plans

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 - 10:00 GMT

Michel Barnier warned Monday that Britain faced "unavoidable" trade barriers after Brexit if it also quit the bloc's single market and customs union as planned.

Full Brexit in Jan. 2021 as EU sets transition deadline

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 02:01 GMT

The European Union wants a transition period after Brexit to end no later than the last day of 2020.

EU Brexit chief preparing for 'possible' failure

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 11:02 GMT

EU Brexit chief Michel Barnier said Sunday that he is making contingency plans for the "possible" failure of divorce talks with Britain.

France's Macron says EU all united on Brexit talks

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 - 01:17 GMT

Macron said on Thursday that the EU's 27 remaining nations were all united in their stance on Brexit behind Michel Barnier in talks on Britain's withdrawal.

"Time is running out" - Germany urges UK to move in Brexit talks

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 - 12:29 GMT

Germany said on Friday that It is up to Britain to move Brexit talks forward, warning that "time is running out" for London to negotiate the deal it wants.

Britain pushes for talks about the future; EU wants divorce first

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 - 02:10 GMT

British officials arrive in Brussels on Monday hoping to push the EU towards talks about post-Brexit ties.

Britain starts overhauling its legal system for Brexit

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 08:35 GMT

The British government on Thursday begins the mammoth task of overhauling its legal system in time for Brexit

Britain and EU clash outlines Brexit proposals for Europeans

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 - 10:16 GMT

After leaving the EU, Britain has set a new special status for immigrants from the European Union.