Announcement of UK-EU trade deal expected Thursday morning – EU official

European Union flags flutter in front of the European Commission headquarters, in Brussels, Belgium December 23, 2020. REUTERS/Johanna Geron

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union and Britain are expected to announce sealing a new trade pact on Thursday morning with negotiations still “going through the details” and no final agreement confirmed as yet, an official in the bloc’s hub of Brussels said.

Reporting by Gabriela Baczynska; Editing by Christian Schmollinger