Britain will leave the European
Union without a deal in March if lawmakers vote against Prime
Minister Theresa May's deal, Andrea Leadsom, leader of the lower
house of parliament told BBC radio on Wednesday.
Telia has sold its
direct holding in Uzbekistan's Ucell to the local government
committee for $215 million on a debt free basis, as part of its
strategy to exit its Eurasian businesses, the Nordic telecoms
operator said on Wednesday.
A senior lawmaker in Prime
Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party said he would vote
against her Brexit deal and predicted parliament would reject it
by at least 80 votes, The Telegraph newspaper reported.
Saudi Arabia's stock market slid on
Wednesday, as falling oil prices weighed on its banks and
petrochemical stocks, while Dubai fell to its lowest in nearly
three years, hurt by a drop in property stocks.
Scandal-hit Patisserie Holdings Plc
said it had appointed Nick Perrin as interim chief
financial officer, marking another top management change for the
British cafe chain owner weeks after it appointed a new top