Japan, Britain agree to enhance economic cooperation - Xinhua

TOKYO, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- Japan and Britain agreed on Thursday to boost economic ties in light of Britain's withdrawal from the European Union (EU). In a joint declaration by visiting British Prime Minster Theresa May and Japanese Prime Minister ...

Despite derision, Britain's May might well be able to carry on... for now - Thomson Reuters Foundation

LONDON, Aug 31 (Reuters) - It was meant to silence her critics, but by pledging to lead the Conservative Party into the next election, British Prime Minister Theresa May instead unleashed a wave of derision from her foes. Still, with no challenger in ...

Theresa May looks to reassure Shinzo Abe over Brexit - Financial Times

UK prime minister Theresa May looked to offer reassurances about Britain's future on Thursday, after Shinzo Abe, the Japanese prime minister, expressed concerns about the Brexit process. In a joint press conference with Mrs May on Thursday, Mr Abe said ...

China expects vigilance over Japan's defense budget - Xinhua

BEIJING, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- China's Foreign Ministry on Thursday asked for heightened vigilance of Japan's latest attempt to increase its defense budget, saying that changes to Japan's military and security policy are closely watched by its neighbors ...

North Korean missiles 'could reach Europe' warns Japanese PM as he and Britain push China to back oil sanctions - Mirror.co.uk

Britain wants China to back oil sanctions against North Korea as punishment for its latest missile test. The UK, the US and Japan are pushing Beijing to adopt the tough move to pile pressure on Kim Jong-un after his rogue regime fired a ballistic ...

Tory MPs round on Theresa May for promising to stay in No10 for years as they urge her to remember the 'disastrous ... - The Sun

A HOST of Tories have reacted with dismay at Theresa May's bold claim that she plans to stay in Number 10 for years as they urge her remember the “disastrous election result”. The Prime Minister vowed to lead the Conservatives into the next General ...

UK and Japan aim for trade deal straight after Brexit: source - Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Britain and Japan are aiming to put in place a bilateral trade agreement “pretty much immediately” after Brexit, a government source said on Thursday as Prime Minister Theresa May tries to reassure businesses and politicians during a ...