UK Pursues Data Partnership with US and Others

This data partnership to break down barriers and improve post-Brexit trade REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON — The UK government said on Thursday it was pursuing data partnerships with various countries, including the United States, Australia and South Korea. This data partnership to break down barriers and boost trade, following the UK’s exit from European Union known as […]

Fact check: How reliable are election polls? | Germany | DW

“The surveys have not become more uncertain, but rather more elaborate,” says Thomas Wind, founder and managing director of Institute for Target Group Communication (IfZ). The opinion research expert has “a problem with the handling of the polls”: “Every day a new number or a new poll is published, it creates a suction,” says Wind. […]

POINT OF VIEW. The Irish Brexit trap

The British Conservatives had not imagined that Ireland would be the main source of their difficulties with the European Union after Brexit. Of course, they never really cared about “the island next door”. It is to a Labor Prime Minister, Tony Blair, that we owe the peace accords of 1998 after thirty years of civil […]

Brexit and a locked cat ★★★ ☆☆

Last update.05-08-2021 | 00:30 H Direction and script: Mina Mileva y Vesela Kazakova. Interpreters: Irina Atanasova, Angel Genov, Orlin Asenov, Gilda Waugh. Bulgaria, 2019. Duration: 92 minutes. Black comedy. Actually, the film directed by Kazakova and Mileva is called “Cat in the Wall” (“A cat on the wall”), a title that, seeing the film, is […]

Brexit Trade Agreement – “Europe Should Go On

Taxation Measures to increase tax fairness adopted. In March , the fed­er­al cab­i­net ini­ti­at­ed a range of mea­sures to in­crease tax fair­ness. The aim is to elim­i­nate tax havens and com­bat ag­gres­sive tax plan­ning more ef­fec­tive­ly with the help of tar­get­ed in­stru­ments. Dependent variable: The framework’s dependent variable is the extent of bilateral security cooperation […]

Xentrix cancels in Spain due to problems with visas and the new regulations after Brexit

British thrash metal band Xentrix has canceled its tour in Spain and Portugal ‘Infecting Iberia Tour 2021’, scheduled for this autumn, due to problems with visas and the new regulations after Brexit. The English had planned to act in A Coruña, Alenquer (Portugal), Skulls Of Metal Fest (Begíjar, Jaén) and Valencia. “Due to visa problems […]

Rejection to Johnson: Brussels insists on Brexit rules

Northern Ireland Protocol Brussels / London (dpa) – The dispute over the Brexit special rules for Northern Ireland is escalating. EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen made it clear to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday that the EU is ruling out any change to the agreed rules. “We will not renegotiate,” she […]

London wants to reopen the Brexit agreement

Dispute over Northern Ireland London (dpa) – A little more than six months after the full entry into force, the British government wants to renegotiate parts of the Brexit agreement. The British Brexit representative David Frost said on Wednesday in London. “Significant changes” are needed to the so-called Northern Ireland Protocol, said the cabinet member […]

Pascal Lamy: We need to stop vaccine apartheid

Last year, a quarter of a century has passed since the founding of the WTO. You were its co-founder and longest-serving CEO. When you look at this organization today, does it meet the goals set in 1995? Overall, yes. The WTO is fulfilling its most important goal, which is to reduce trade barriers. This may […]