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World 13 Dec 2018 | 12:55 AM

UK PM wins confidence vote but rebels lay down marker

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May survived a vote of confidence in her leadership on Wednesday but more than a third of lawmakers voted against her, underscoring the challenge she faces in getting her Brexit divorce deal through parliament.

Economy 10 Sep 2017 | 11:11 PM

Warning before Monday vote: Blocking EU repeal bill is vote for chaotic Brexit

LONDON: Refusing to back legislation to sever Britain's political, financial and legal ties with the European Union would be a vote for a chaotic Brexit, Britain's Brexit minister David Davis said ahead of a parliamentary vote on Monday.

Nation 22 Apr 2016 | 7:08 AM

'A vote for BN is a vote for Adenan'

SIBU: "If you want me to be the chief minister again, vote for Barisan Nasional whether you like the candidate or not."

Economy 28 Mar 2019 | 11:12 PM

May plans watered-down Brexit vote to secure departure delay

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May scrambled on Thursday for a way to secure a new delay to Brexit in the face of parliamentary deadlock by setting out plans for a watered-down vote on her EU divorce deal to be held on Friday

Nation 20 Feb 2019 | 12:00 AM

Expert: No-confidence vote unlikely

PETALING JAYA: Despite talk of a no-confidence vote being planned against Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad from inside Pakatan Harapan, it will be very tough to get enough MPs to pull off such a move, says a constitutional law expert and several political analysts.

Economy 10 Dec 2018 | 10:36 PM

Brexit in turmoil as May pulls vote to seek changes to EU divorce

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday postponed a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal to seek more concessions but the European Union refused to renegotiate and lawmakers doubted her chances of winning big changes.

Business 27 Jun 2016 | 10:44 PM

Brexit vote sends new shocks through markets; political chaos deepens

LONDON: Britain's vote to leave the European Union sent new shockwaves through financial markets on Monday, with the pound falling despite government attempts to ease the political and economic turmoil that has been unleashed.

Corporate News 16 Jan 2019 | 11:00 PM

British PM seeks to end Brexit stalemate after winning confidence vote

LONDON: Prime Minister Theresa May won a confidence vote in the British parliament on Wednesday and then appealed to MPs from across the political divide to come together to try to break the impasse on a Brexit divorce agreement.

Corporate News 07 Aug 2018 | 11:02 PM

Billionaire Icahn urges Cigna shareholders to vote against US$52bil Express Scripts deal

NEW YORK: Activist investor Carl Icahn on Tuesday urged Cigna Corp shareholders to vote against the health insurer's $52 billion purchase of Express Scripts Holding Co, citing regulatory hurdles and the growing threat from Amazon.

AseanPlus News 12 Feb 2017 | 12:00 AM

ICW: Tight Jakarta polls may trigger vote buying

Jakarta: A tight gubernatorial race in Jakarta may lead to vote-buying in the capital as the three candidate pairs will strive to pass through to the second round of the election, an Indonesia Corruption Watch (ICW) researcher says.