27 February 2020

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Leave Means Leave Ambassador Hong Kong
  • Theresa May announces her resignation in an emotional speech outside Number 10 Downing Street in London on May 24. Photo: Reuters

    Theresa May: A political tragedy

    - May 31, 2019 10:43am
    “All political lives”, said Enoch Powell, “unless they are cut off in midstream at a happy juncture, end in failure, because that is the nature of politics and human affairs”. Anyone watching the emotional resignation speech...
  • Brexit offers the chance for the United Kingdom to establish global links. With its international network and history, the UK is uniquely placed to join hands again with old friends and to forge new partnerships. Photo: Reuters

    Brexit: No deal, no problem

    - Feb 11, 2019 10:27am
    As the United Kingdom prepares to leave the European Union on 29 March, there is still no acceptable withdrawal agreement. Although the prime minister, Theresa May, negotiated a deal with the EU, this was rejected decisively...
  • By voting to leave, the British people voted for the restoration of the powers of Parliament and of the judiciary, for control of their finances, and for an end to EU regulation. Photo: Reuters

    Brexit: A new awakening

    - Aug 28, 2018 1:22pm
    In last year’s United Kingdom general election, the Conservative and Labour parties both campaigned in support of the decision taken in 2016 to leave the European Union. Between them, they amassed 26,515,144 votes, which dwarfed the...