Boris Johnson in Parliament - UK Politics News Headlines

Britain will “turn off the tap” of foreign, low-skilled labour and require all skilled workers wishing to come to the country to have a job offer and meet salary and language requirements as it sets post-Brexit rules from next year.Trends For You 🔥 UK Departure From EU Officially Set in law UK Officially Leaves European Union Today Brexiteer Burns EU Flag Near Downing Street Britain formally left the European Union at the end of January but a transition period is in effect until Dec. 31, during which time little changes. At the moment, European Union citizens are able to move freely between the member states, prompting some Britons to vote for Brexit in the 2016 referendum in a bid to bring down the number of people arriving in the country. “Our new immigration system will turn off the tap of cheap, foreign low-skilled labour,” interior minister Priti Patel wrote in The Sun on Sunday newspaper. “From next year, all skilled workers will need to earn enough points to work in the UK. They will need to speak English, have a firm job offer, and meet the salary requirements.” Patel said “overall numbers” would fall under the plan.Readers Also Enjoyed 🔥 Saddam Hussein Biography and Profile Stephen Barclay Biography and Profile Mitt Romney Biography and Profile Some opposition politicians have argued that restrictions on immigration could harm public services such as the National Health Service which in certain areas relies on EU citizens who work as nurses and doctors. The governmentContinue reading

Sajid Javid, Boris Johnson

Sajid Javid had quit after being told to fire all his aides and replace them with staff appointed by the prime minister’s office. Here’s why Sajid Javid resigned from Boris Johnson’s cabinet.Continue reading

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United Kingdom leaves the European Union on Friday for an uncertain Brexit future, the most significant change to its place in the world since the loss of empire and a blow to 70 years of efforts to forge European unity from the ruins of war. Continue reading

Jeremy Corbyn - UK Politician

“I believe, with different leadership, we would have kept much of our vote in traditional Labour areas,” Tony Blair said. “He (Corbyn) personified politically a brand of quasi-revolutionary socialism, mixing far-left economic policy with deep hostility to Western foreign policy which never has appealed to traditional Labour voters and never will appeal to them.”Continue reading

UK Election News Headline, UK Voters

“This (election) very much troubles us,” Deputy Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely told Ynet TV. “It is true that we as a country cannot say we support this-or-that candidate, but Corbyn is a real danger to Israel-Britain relations, and I know British Jewry are very worried about this possibility.”Continue reading