Britain’s next prime minister says he is “very pro-China”. Photo: Reuters

‘Pro-China’ Boris Johnson ‘enthusiastic’ about belt and road plan

  • Britain’s next prime minister welcomes Chinese investment and students to ‘most open economy in Europe’
  • Johnson tells Chinese-language broadcaster: ‘We are very interested in what President Xi is doing’
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Britain’s next prime minister says he is “very pro-China”. Photo: Reuters
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A mural depicting Donald Trump kissing Boris Johnson is seen on a building in Bristol in May 2016. Photo: Reuters

US president hails Boris Johnson as ‘Britain Trump’ ... but will the bromance last?

  • US leader was quick to congratulate Johnson for winning race to be British PM, and called the former London mayor ‘Britain Trump’
  • Chemistry between the two has been touted as a chance to reboot ‘special relationship’ between Britain and US, but volatile pair may find it hard to get along
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A mural depicting Donald Trump kissing Boris Johnson is seen on a building in Bristol in May 2016. Photo: Reuters
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