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UK's May to host meeting with Japanese PM Abe on Friday
April 25, 2017 / 11:30 AM / 8 months ago

UK's May to host meeting with Japanese PM Abe on Friday

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will host her Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe for talks at her official country residence on Friday, May’s spokesman told reporters on Tuesday.

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to the media outside 10 Downing Street in London, Britain April 18, 2017. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth/Files

The talks come as Britain prepares to hold a national election in June, before embarking upon exit negotiations with the European Union which could affect large Japanese investments in British sectors like the car manufacturing industry.

Reporting by Kylie MacLellan, Editing by William James

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