The United Kingdom agrees with Japan its first trade agreement after leaving

Trump calls Biden a socialist and he calls him a liar

The President of the United States and Republican candidate for re-election, Donald Trump, accused this Tuesday of "socialist" his rival in the November...

The first US presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden, live

The president, who constantly interrupts the Democrat, assures that his rival does not know how to react to crisesDonald Trump and Joe Biden debate...

Hundreds in Cleveland Demonstrate Against Trump

Hundreds of people demonstrated this Tuesday in Cleveland (Ohio, EE.UU.) against the US president, Donald Trump, shortly before the president participated in this...

The analysis of the presidential debate in the US, minute by minute

The most prominent crosses between Donald Trump and Joe Biden. The look of the Clarín correspondent. The first of three debates between President Donald...

Without pomp and with little public: the presidential debate in the US, in the era of the coronavirus

Historically, televised duels between presidential candidates were massive events. This year there will be chinstraps, distance and alcohol gel. The public and the splendor...
Loading...

The Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs, Toshimitsu Motegi, has welcomed the post-Brexit free trade agreement reached this Friday between Japan and the United Kingdom, which he has said will guarantee “continuity” in the relations of both countries. “The agreement will allow the continuity of the advantages that Japan has obtained from the free trade agreement between Japan and the European Union (EU) and will guarantee business continuity of Japanese companies, “Motegi said in statements to journalists after the video call with London in which the agreement was finalized.

Motegi has assured that in the conversation with the British Minister of International Trade, Liz Truss, both parties agreed on speed up the process to sign the agreement and ratify it, with the aim that it comes into force from January 2021, according to the details collected by the Kyodo news agency.

At a press conference shortly thereafter, Government Spokesperson Yoshihide Suga was involved in the campaign to become the new leader of the ruling party. and succeed Shinzo Abe as Prime Minister After resigning, he said that the pact “will be an important basis to further strengthen good relations between Japan and the United Kingdom,” according to the public channel NHK.

Exempt from fees

This is the first significant bilateral agreement reached by London after its departure from the EU and is expected to strengthen its economy by some 15,000 million pounds (16,090 million euros). Within the framework of the agreement, that drinks from the one reached between Japan and the EU, the Asian country will allow 99% of British exports to the country to benefit from tariff-free trade.

It will also support auto industry investments “through reduced rates on parts from Japan, simplified procedures and greater legal certainty for its operations, “said the British ministry without giving more details about one of the most important points for Tokyo.

Under the agreement reached by Japan and the EU, the community area committed to phase out tariffs of the 10% that weigh on Japanese car exports by 2026.

.

Loading...

trending

Related Articles