Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson warns he is prepared to walk away from the table and impose new costs on UK business, rather than accept a deal that impinged on British sovereignty. Photograph: Toby Melville

Boris Johnson has laid down a tough red line ahead of Britain’s trade negotiations with the EU, warning that he is prepared to walk away from the tabl(...)

The more UK prime minister Boris Johnson promises a quick trade deal with the US, the higher will be the barriers with the EU. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Bafflement and boredom are the two most common responses to Brexit. Just wait until the trade negotiations start. Brussels and London are gearing up f(...)

US president Donald Trump has threatened in a series of tweets to raise tariffs on all Chinese imports to 25 per cent. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst

US president Donald Trump has threatened to raise tariffs on all Chinese imports to 25 per cent, sharply ratcheting up pressure on Beijing to make con(...)