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British prime minister Boris Johnson. More than 70 British business groups have urged politicians to return to the table next week to strike a trade deal between the EU and UK. Photograph: Downing Street /PA Wire

More than 70 British business groups representing more than seven million workers have made a last-ditch attempt to persuade politicians to return to (...)

Dispute over whether to allow certain US foodstuffs into Britain, including chicken dipped in chlorine baths, was a symptom of more trouble to come, the think tank said. Photograph: Darko Vojinovic/AP

Boris Johnson’s government has made “unforced errors” by rushing into trade negotiations with third countries before resolving its regulatory position(...)

Michael Pompeo, US secretary of state,  with UK prime minister Boris Johnson: the UK government has abandoned hopes of reaching a trade deal with America ahead of the US presidential election in November. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA/Bloomberg

The UK government has abandoned hopes of reaching a trade deal with America ahead of the US presidential election in November, with British officials (...)

US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin  speaks during a panel session on the closing day of the World Economic Forum   in Davos. Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday that he expects to begin negotiations with China on a so-called phase two trade deal soon, with Wa(...)

 Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg (C) marches during a “Friday for future” youth demonstration in a street of Davos  on the sideline of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting. Photograph:  Fabrice Coffrini/AFP via Getty Images

US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday that he expects to begin negotiations with China on a so-called phase two trade deal soon, with Wa(...)

US president Donald Trump speaks during an Economic Club of New York event  on Tuesday. Photograph: Demetrius Freeman/Bloomberg

US president Donald Trump on Tuesday dangled the prospect of completing an initial trade deal with China “soon”, but offered no new details on negotia(...)

US president Donald Trump,  with Canada’s prime minister Justin Trudeau (right)  and Mexico’s president Enrique Pena Nieto at the USMCA signing ceremony before the G20 summit in Buenos Aires. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque

The leaders of the United States, Canada and Mexico on Friday signed the agreement to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) on the s(...)

British foreign secretary Boris Johnson and Republican senator Bob Corker on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photograph: Zach Gibson/AFP/Getty Images

Britain’s foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, said the incoming United States administration of Donald Trump wanted to complete a trade deal “fast” as B(...)