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Engagement with #Turkmenistan: A step too far?

Engagement with #Turkmenistan: A step too far?

| February 23, 2019

German businessmen have always been more inclined than their counterparts elsewhere in Western Europe to look East for trade opportunities. Recent EU tensions are linked to Germany’s staunch support of the Nordstream-2 gas pipeline that will supply Russian gas to Germany (avoiding Ukraine), and in 2017 former Chancellor Schroeder was appointed to the board of […]

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Brexit and identity in NI: A delicate issue

Brexit and identity in NI: A delicate issue

| February 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

How might Brexit affect identity in NI, where citizens are entitled to be British, Irish or both?

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How are MPs deselected?

How are MPs deselected?

| February 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

What are the rules? Which MPs are under threat? Who has been deselected in the past?

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Ministers spend £100m on Brexit consultant contracts

Ministers spend £100m on Brexit consultant contracts

| February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Since the EU referendum the government has agreed £104m of Brexit consultancy and other contracts.

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Flexible working: Labour pledges new employee rights

Flexible working: Labour pledges new employee rights

| February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

A right to flexible working for new recruits will open up work to more women, the party says.

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Brexit: Greg Clark, Amber Rudd and David Gauke issue delay warning

Brexit: Greg Clark, Amber Rudd and David Gauke issue delay warning

| February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Greg Clark, Amber Rudd and David Gauke say extending Article 50 is better than “crashing out” of EU.

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Police chief appointed to anti-slavery role

Police chief appointed to anti-slavery role

| February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sara Thornton is named as the government’s new independent adviser on tackling modern slavery.

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