• Johnson Walks Tightrope at G7, as Trump Pledges ‘Very Big Trade Deal' for U.K

    24 days ago - By NY Times

    Prime Minister Boris Johnson responded cautiously, saying that reaching a trade agreement “may take some time” and would require compromises from Washington.
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  • White House backtracks after Trump said he had 'second thoughts' about escalating the China trade war, saying he regrets 'not raising the tariffs higher'

    White House backtracks after Trump said he had 'second thoughts' about escalating the China trade war, saying he regrets 'not raising the tariffs higher'

    24 days ago - By Business Insider

    Trump told reporters at a Sunday morning breakfast with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in Biarritz, France, that he has 'second thoughts about everything,' including his recent escalation of the US trade war with China.
    His soundbite apparently contradicted his administration's official stance on the increased tariffs placed on China, because White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham said just hours later that Trump's statement had been "greatly misinterpreted," despite not leaving much room for misinterpretation.
    Rather, Grisham said in a statement , "President Trump responded in the...
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  • Boris Johnson says it's 'highly unlikely' there will be food shortages after Brexit

    Boris Johnson says it's 'highly unlikely' there will be food shortages after Brexit

    24 days ago - By Business Insider

    Boris Johnson says a no-deal Brexit is now "touch and go" but insists it's "highly unlikely" that it will lead tos shortages of food and medicine.
    The UK prime minister insists Britain will be ready to leave without a deal.
    He warns that the chances of a n0-deal Brexit are now "touch and go" having previously insisted there was only a "million to one" chance of it happening.
    He says a no-deal exit will be the fault of the European Union.
    UK prime minister Boris Johnson has insisted it is "highly unlikely" there will be any food or medicine shortages if Britain leaves the EU without a deal...
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