Japan-EU trade negotiations at crucial moment: Kishida

Jun 28, 2017

Japan-EU trade negotiations at crucial moment: Kishida

Japan and the European Union are at a crucial moment in their attempt to sign a free trade deal, Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said Wednesday, with tariffs on European cheese a key sticking point. The comments from Kishida come after four years of talks, ...

Britain seeks 'special' EU ties as Brexit talks kick off in Brussels

Jun 20, 2017

Britain seeks 'special' EU ties as Brexit talks kick off in Brussels

Britain’s negotiators came to Brussels seeking a “new, deep and special partnership with the European Union” on Monday as talks on the unprecedented British withdrawal from the bloc finally got under way. A beaming Brexit Secretary David Davis, a veteran campaigner against EU membership, ...