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UK says trade talks with Japan making good progress

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Japan and the UK are natural partners. Two curious islands.

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So highly infected (303181 people) Brits will come to Japan under special “no two week isolation” waivers, be wined and dined around Tokyo?

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Will Japan insist on a "plastic ice pillow" for kippers?

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I hope the UK/Japan trade talks are going better than the UK/EU one...

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What it should read is that UK THINKS the talks are making good progress.

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I hope this means we can get a decent piece of Stilton for a reasonable price.

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@Ken Wyatt Yeah, I hear you. But at the very least, Britain should have a very good training partner in Japan regardless.

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Japanese cars for Mars bars?

With plonker de Piffel in charge I'm not sanguine about seeing any benefit for the average punter in Japan.

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UK says so because they are slowly realising the giant blunder of leaving the EU. Now they will clutch at any straw.

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On Monday, a spokesman for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said: "We're making good progress, and we would hope that the discussions will be concluded shortly,"

I'm picturing a string coming out of his back:

"We're making good progress, and we would hope that the discussions will be concluded shortly"

"We're making good progress, and we would hope that the discussions will be concluded shortly"

"We're making good progress, and we would hope that the discussions will be concluded shortly"

Batteries not required. Shop early for Xmas.

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