SINGAPORE (July 24): Boris Johnson has won the race to be the next British prime minister. But with the incoming prime minister having just 100 days to negotiate a new Brexit deal with the European Union before the end of October, Johnson now faces a race against time.

Even as potential horrors loom with the Halloween deadline, all eyes will now be on how Johnson behaves his first few weeks in office.

Have a premium account? Sign in to continue reading.

Unlimited access to all stories from $99.9/year*

The latest reporting and analysis from business and investments to news and views on social issues.


  • Simultaneous logins across all devices
  • Instant access to past digital issues
  • Unlimited access to The Edge Malaysia
  • *For annual subscription plan only. T&Cs apply


Stay updated with Singapore corporate news stories for FREE

Follow our Telegram | Facebook