EU, UK still have 'fundamental' differences on trade talks

BRUSSELS (AP) — With the European Union's chief negotiator Michel Barnier in quarantine, trade talks with the United Kingdom continued by videoconference this week, though the optimism expressed last ...

Google faces UK scrutiny over new advertising data revamp

LONDON (AP) — Google faces fresh regulatory scrutiny in Britain over plans to revamp its ad data system, after a group of competitors complained to regulators that the changes would cement the U.S. te...

UK Supreme Court to decide whether IS bride can return

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Supreme Court is set to decide whether a woman who ran away from her London home as a teenager to join the Islamic State group in Syria can return to the U.K. ...

Montgomery Asia partners with Malaysia Specialty Coffee Association (MSCA) to launch the inaugural International Café & Beverage Show (ICBS) in Malaysia!

Participants can look forward to barista brew-offs and business opportunities with ICBS, as part of the new 3-year partnership with MSCA SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 23 November 2020 - Montgomery Asia...

UK Supreme Court to hear case over 'IS bride' return

A woman who lost her British citizenship after joining the Islamic State in Syria will take her case to the UK's Supreme Court later Monday. Government lawyers won a legal bid in July to allow th...

UK Treasury chief shows no sign of turning off spending taps

LONDON (AP) — The U.K’s treasury chief batted away speculation Sunday that he is about to turn off the spending that has buoyed the economy during the COVID-19 pandemic, saying now is not the time to ...

UK leader to end England's coronavirus lockdown on Dec. 2

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to end an England-wide lockdown as scheduled on Dec. 2 and will announce a return to regional restrictions as statistics show that coronavirus ...

New Taiwan kids show searches for stars of the future

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new Taiwan children’s reality TV show, “Action! Kids,” is looking for the nation’s new, up-and-coming film directors and video makers. Fifth- ...

UK leader to end England's national lockdown on Dec. 2

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to end an England-wide lockdown as scheduled on Dec. 2 and to announce a return to regional restrictions as statistics show coronavirus infecti...

UK signs trade deal with Canada to prepare for Brexit

LONDON (AP) — The U.K. signed an interim trade deal with Canada on Saturday, the second major agreement the country has reached as negotiators hurry to cement trading relationships in preparation for ...

UK signs trade deal with Canada to bridge gap after Brexit

LONDON (AP) — UK signs trade deal with Canada to bridge gap after Brexit.

UK police release man arrested over 1974 pub bombings

LONDON (AP) — Police have released a man arrested earlier this week in Northern Ireland in connection with the deaths of 21 people in a pair of pub bombings in the central England city of Birmingham i...

Colleagues defend UK interior minister accused of bullying

LONDON (AP) — Members of Britain’s Conservative government defended the country’s interior minister on Friday after an investigation reportedly found she broke ministerial rules by bullying staff. ...

Taiwan Futures Exchange to launch FTSE 100 futures contract

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) will start offering an NTD-denominated offshore futures contract to track the FTSE 100 Index, the UK's leading stock market indica...

Hong Kong: Joshua Wong remains defiant in face of potential five years in prison

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong on Friday told DW that he faces up to five years in jail if found guilty of instigating unlawful protests last year. Wong rose to prominence during the pro-democracy de...