UK UK finance minister Hammond pulls out of event at Davos

UK finance minister Hammond pulls out of event at Davos

Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond leaves Downing Street in London, Britain, January 23, 2019.

British finance minister Philip Hammond has pulled out of an event at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Hammond had been due to appear along side the prime ministers of Ireland, the Netherlands and Poland at a discussion over the future of Europe.

The finance ministry had no immediate comment to make.