Tag: lobby

#UK financial lobby says EU clarity urgently needed to secure jobs

#UK financial lobby says EU clarity urgently needed to secure jobs

| October 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

A lobby group representing leading financial services firms in Britain said on Wednesday, October 5, that urgent clarity on the country’s exit from the European Union was needed to secure jobs rather than access to a single market, writes Simon Jessop. The Investments and Savings Association (TISA), which counts banks and mutual funds among its […]

Continue Reading

#Health: Glyphosate health risks ignored as Commission proposes long reapproval for use in EU

#Health: Glyphosate health risks ignored as Commission proposes long reapproval for use in EU

| February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The European Commission is proposing the reapproval of the controversial substance glyphosate, which is used as a herbicide among other applications, for use in the EU for a further 15 years. The draft implementing act, which was made available to the European Parliament on Wednesday 24 February, foresees the reapproval of glyphosate until 2031 and […]

Continue Reading