Post-Brexit, Britain

Post-Brexit, Britain

Trump says trade with Britain to increase 'substantially' post-Brexit

Trump says trade with Britain to increase 'substantially' post-Brexit

15/2/2019 11:18:00 PM

Trump says trade with Britain to increase 'substantially' post-Brexit

US trade with Britain will increase 'very substantially' post-Brexit, President Donald Trump predicted on Friday (Feb 15) as a deadline looms for ...

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Not desirable to move ministers after less than a year, but situation ‘can’t be helped’: PM Lee

SINGAPORE — It is not desirable to give Cabinet ministers short stints in their portfolios owing to the disruption it can cause, but such moves are sometimes necessary, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Friday (April 23).

US group says Trump trade tariffs cost businesses US$2.7 billion in Nov.U.S. businesses paid an additional US$2.7 billion in tariffs in November 2018, according to data from a coalition of U.S. business groups fighting ...

US group says Trump trade tariffs cost businesses US$2.7 billion in NovemberWASHINGTON: US businesses paid an additional US$2.7 billion in tariffs in November 2018, according to data from a coalition of US business groups ...

Trump wants to meet Xi very soon over US-China trade war: AdviserWASHINGTON/BEIJING • The White House says President Donald Trump still wants to meet his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in an effort to end the trade war, a sign of optimism as negotiators from the world's two biggest economies start their latest round of talks this week.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Trump says he could let trade deadline slide, Xi to meet US officialsWASHINGTON/BEIJING: US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he could let the March 1 deadline for a trade agreement with China 'slide for a little while', but that he would prefer not to and expects to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping to close the deal...

US, North Korea envoys plans more talks ahead of Trump-Kim summitWASHINGTON: The U.S. Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun held three days of talks in Pyongyang to prepare a Feb 27-28 summit ...

Hard work still needed before Trump-Kim summit: US envoyThere was still some hard work to be done ahead of the upcoming summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a ...

Trump says will 'not rest' until US schools safe from gun violencePresident Donald Trump vowed on Thursday (Feb 14) on the first anniversary of the Parkland school gun massacre that he will 'not rest' until US ... Says? But what is he DOING about it

US utility TVA votes to close two coal power plants, in blow to TrumpThe Tennessee Valley Authority voted on Thursday to close two aging coal-fired power plants, including one supplied by a company led by a major ...

Trump to declare national emergency for as much as US$7 billion more to build border wallMr Trump’s administration suggested he could use national emergency powers to redirect money already committed by Congress for other purposes towards paying for his wall.. Read more at straitstimes.com. That’s like $7 out of 44,000. It’s nothing.

Asia: Shares rise as Trump boosts US-China talks[HONG KONG] Asian stocks climbed on Wednesday as US President Donald Trump said he could extend the deadline for a trade deal with China, appearing to boost the prospects of an agreement. Read more at The Business Times.