Japan: As Tokyo Focuses on Security, British Prime Minister Prepares to Talk Trade

Aug 30, 2017 | 20:44 GMT

British and Japanese officials plan to hold informal talks this week on a bilateral trade agreement ahead of the British exit from the European Union. British Prime Minister Theresa May arrived in Japan Aug. 30 for her first official visit to the country accompanied by a trade delegation. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hosted May for dinner, with formal talks set to begin Aug. 31 in Tokyo with post-Brexit plans and security issues on the agenda....

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