The economic climate -- that is, the state of the economy in their eyes -- is the worst it's been in seven years.
The UK prime minister and the president of the European Commission have said that talks were "constructive," yet they produced no plan to break the current impasse. Further talks are planned.
British airline Flybmi is shutting down due to rising fuel prices, carbon costs and uncertainty around Brexit. It is the latest company to be impacted as Britain prepares to exit the EU on March 29.
The border has dominated Irish thoughts on Brexit. Amid the political tensions, several English voices have called for Ireland's dependence on UK trade to be used as leverage in negotiations. Are they right?
Angela Merkel has said its not too late to seal a deal on Britain's EU exit. Meanwhile, UK PM Theresa May has said her commitment to an open Irish border is "unshakable," though she still wants to tweak the backstop.
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