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UK parliament approves Brexit trade deal with EU

LONDON: British lawmakers approved Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s post-Brexit trade deal with the European Union, as both sides looked to begin a new chapter of relations. Britain and the European Union signed the deal on Wednesday and the British parliament

Asian markets hit record peak as regional countries sign trade deal

SYDNEY: Asian stocks hit a record high on Monday as vaccine optimism and strong economic data from China and Japan outshone worries about rising coronavirus cases lifting the tech and auto sector. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan

Trump’s India visit

US President Donald Trump is embarking on his much-delayed visit to India next week. The trip has already been dampened after reports emerged that an anticipated trade deal between the two countries will not be signed, highlighting the underlying tensions

Brexit confirmed

After nearly three years of political divisions and bitter disputes, which saw two prime ministers being pushed from office and a divisive general election last month, the UK is finally expected to quit the European Union on January 31. UK

Trade wins for Trump

With an impeachment trial looming, US President Donald Trump has been handed two back-to-back trade wins. The US and China agreed to a truce in their trade war by signing a trade deal after two years of tensions which threatened

Stock gets big boost as US, China sign trade deal

WASHINGTON: On Wednesday, After almost two years of conflict between the two prevailing economic powers in the world, the United States and China signed a trade agreement, helping companies around the globe breathe a sigh of relief. US President Donald

China, US hold constructive call on trade mini-deal

BEIJING: Senior Chinese and US officials again sent positive signals on Friday about their efforts to formalise the partial trade bargain announced last month, with President Donald Trump saying he may meet with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in the state