Trump confirms London trip, promises "very powerful" trade deal with Britain

President Trump, ahead of a bilateral meeting with United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Saturday that the USA and UK were working on a "very big" trade agreement - and added that he expected negotiations to be concluded rapidly.

"We're facing the worst humanitarian crisis since World War Two", said Beasley, a Republican and former SC governor who was nominated by Trump to head the United Nations agency fighting hunger worldwide.

'Prime Minister May and I have developed a very special relationship and I think trade will be a very big factor between our two countries, ' he said.

Despite the agreement on trade, officials are still struggling to reach an agreement on climate change with Trump, who is at odds with the other G20 leaders after his decision last month to pull the U.S. out of the 2015 Paris climate change accord.

The U.K. can not establish a separate trade deal with the USA until it has left the European Union in 2019.

The aim is to make sufficient progress so that the leaders of the other 27 member states can agree to move on to talks on a future relationship with Britain, including a trade deal, the EU's top Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said.

"I will be going to London", Trump declared during a meeting in Hamburg, where he attended the G-20 summit.

To take things forward, Donald Trump will need to visit London.




"We'll get there", Trump said.

He said: "There is no country that could possibly be closer than our countries". Donald Trump had already accepted the invitation for a state visit to the United Kingdom.

May was the first foreign leader to visit Trump at the White House after the inauguration.

The President did not provide more detail on when he'll be coming to the capital, saying: "We'll work that out".

A spokesman for the monarchy told the BBC that the queen did not mention the visit because no date has been set. Theresa May and the U.S. President have plans to establish the trade deal as soon as possible.

"The point is we can't negotiate with them or anyone else until we've left the European Union".

The PM also used her speech in Hamburg this afternoon to dicuss climate change and the Paris Agreement. The US will want to know what access its companies and banks in Britain will have to the rest of the EU.

Merkel said: "The discussions are very hard, I don't want to talk around that".

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top US Bombers Hold Live-Fire Drills Near North Korea
Jul 09, 2017 - 00:23
They're behaving in a very, very risky manner and something will have to be done about it", said President Trump . DPRK stands for Democratic People's Republic of Korea, the official name of North Korea.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top NBC Sports Presents Live Coverage of 104TH TOUR DE FRANCE This Today
Jul 09, 2017 - 00:21
Ireland's Dan Martin attacked from the pack in the finale but the Quick-Step Floors rider, fourth overall, was quickly reined in. Meintjes was also in third place in the young riders' classification, 41 seconds behind British leader Simon Yates (Orica-Scott).

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Fox Business' Charles Payne Suspended After Harassment Allegations, Probe
Jul 08, 2017 - 00:25
He is married and a father, and acknowledged the extra-marital affair on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 while apologizing to his family. She alleged she was asked to make fewer appearances on Fox after ending an extramarital affair with Payne.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Agent of Leeds United Target Weighs In On Whites Speculation
Jul 08, 2017 - 00:25
Leeds United have not made an approach for Wolves defender Danny Batth, the player's agent has insisted . Anita is a very versatile player although last season saw him play predominantly as a right-back.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 18 states sue DeVos over for-profit college regulation delay
Jul 08, 2017 - 00:16
The rules allowed borrowers to seek loan forgiveness if their schools had deceived them or committed fraud. A final version of the rules was announced last fall after almost two years of negotiations.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Hackers targeting USA nuclear power plant operators
Jul 08, 2017 - 00:16
The paper said this is the language hacking experts often often use to describe government-backed hackers . Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with Japanese foreign minister Fumio Kishida in St.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Suspicious truck is stopped at gate to Hanscom air base
Jul 08, 2017 - 00:15
It has played a large role in the high tech area in Cambridge, working with MIT and Harvard during times of war in the past. A moving truck that caused security concerns and the partial evacuation of an Air Force base in MA has been cleared.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Did Jay-Z's '4:44' go Platinum before it was even released?
Jul 07, 2017 - 00:33
More bluntly: Does it really matter if it's Apple Music, Tidal , or a phone company paying an artist to make a great record? Lastly, Jay-Z also talked about the controverstial elevator moment he had with Beyonce and Solange in the song "Kill Jay-Z".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Tropical Depression Four likely to dissipate by weekend
Jul 07, 2017 - 00:31
The term "tropical cyclone" is an umbrella term that refers to tropical depressions, tropical storms and hurricanes. The National Hurricane Center has been watching the unorganized cluster of storms since late last week.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Breckenridge wildfire grows to 70 acres, Peak 7 neighborhood evacuated
Jul 07, 2017 - 00:29
The Peak 2 fire as seen from Breckenridge, Colorado on Wednesday afternoon. "You can nearly bank on it happening every summer". That man allegedly set 8 brush fires and later opened fire on a forest service employee investigating the fires Tuesday.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump offers help to parents of sick baby
Jul 07, 2017 - 00:27
The Bambino Gesu Hospital in Rome has asked the Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) if the child could be transferred. The family has already received donations for over almost $1.7 million to take him to the US for therapy.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Dutch to try suspects in Malaysia flight downed in Ukraine
Jul 06, 2017 - 00:26
This is the decision of the five countries that make up a Joint Investigation Team to co-operate in an ongoing criminal investigation.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Red Cross Faces 'Critical' Blood Shortage, Calls For Donations
Jul 06, 2017 - 00:23
According to the organization, they have received 61,000 fewer donations than what they need for their blood supply. A blood donor card or driver's license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top White House gender pay gap worse than national average, report says
Jul 06, 2017 - 00:16
President Donald Trump tells military personnel during a July 4 picnic at the White House. There are, of course, women making high salaries at the Trump White House Office.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Amazon's Alexa has gained 14000 skills in the previous year
Jul 06, 2017 - 00:12
While Amazon will be slashing the prices on hundreds of products, it's still worth comparing the prices of other retailers. For the two Prime Days of the past, Amazon has been a mess of awesome deals on cool stuff and random deals on dumb shit.