Instead of protecting the natural world, the proposed Office for Environmental Protection ‘could undermine the rule of law’, and lead to worse damage than under EU, lawyers say
ONLY ABOUT ONE in eight Irish people trust the British government, according to polling carried out by Ireland Thinks on behalf of The Journal.
Leaving Lugano: Is this the last chapter in the Brexit saga on jurisdiction and judgments? “Oui ou Non?” 10/05/2021
European Commission recommends EU should not consent to UK's application to accede to Lugano Convention 05/05/2021
On 4 May 2021, the European Commission formally recommended that the EU should not consent to the UK's application to accede to the Lugano Convention. The Commission has also indicated that it is planning to propose that the EU joins the Hague Judgments Convention in the near future.
EU reveals plan to regulate Big Tech 15/12/2020
Big tech firms face yearly checks on how they are tackling illegal and harmful content under new rules unveiled by the European Commission.
The EU has published contingency plans in case of the possible collapse of Brexit trade talks with the UK.
Brexit meets European solidarity 08/10/2020
A recurrent claim of the Leave campaign during the 2016 EU referendum was that it would be easy for the United Kingdom, once it had decided to leave the EU, to agree with the larger countries of the Union, notably Germany and France ... But the misconception was illuminating for its misjudgement of the European Union and the solidarity between its members.
A TORY MP provoked waves of laughter in the House of Commons this afternoon after inadvertently revealing her lack of knowledge on the European Union.
Irish Justice Minister says UK's actions over Brexit have 'damaged trust' with Ireland [7 mins] 13/09/2020
Irish Justice Minister Helen McEntee says the UK's actions over Brexit have set talks back and "damaged trust" between Britain and Ireland. / She told Sophy Ridge it is "simply not the case" that the EU has threatened to block food supplies between Northem Ireland and Great Britain and bring in a full scale trade border down the Irish Sea.
UK foreign secretary has said EU invite for Covid-19 scheme was sent to old email address.
‘Veil of secrecy’: Brexit committee says government denying MPs access to key decision-making details 24/06/2020
European Scrutiny Committee writes to Michael Gove demanding transparency on EU/UK Joint Committee.
EU Commission warns time is running out after first committee meeting on NI protocol.
Government now rejecting EU oversight of implementing Northern Ireland agreement.
Technical note on the implementation of the Protocol on Ireland / Northern Ireland - European Commission, Task Force for Relations with the Unite Kingdom 30/04/2020
This technical note was transmitted to theEuropean Parliament and Council on 30 April 2020. Published on the UKTF website on Thursday 30 April 2020
UK must ‘immediately’ start building new customs posts for Northern Ireland trade checks, EU says 01/05/2020
UK has made little progress on new infrastructure needed for checks Boris Johnson signed up to.
Commission advises on a coordinated approach to easing restrictions across the bloc.
As the U.S. government mulls whether to issue guidelines to states this week about when and how to end their lockdowns, the European Union has today adopted such guidelines for its member states.
The European Commission is coordinating a common European response to the Coronavirus outbreak.
Participation in the scheme is seen as a test of the prime minister's pragmatism on Brexit and Covid-19.
In total, European Commission has pledged €232M to help contain coronavirus outbreak, as Italy becomes an infection hotspot.
DOZENS of British officials working in the European Commission have secured an Irish passport in order to maintain career progress within the EU institutions after Brexit.
‘Every choice has its consequences’: EU leaders issue Brexit warning as they lament UK’s imminent exit 31/01/2020
Goodbye letter reminds Britain: ‘Without being a member, you cannot retain the benefits of membership’