Does the UK have an industrial policy? Such a question is likely to become more acute as the UK seeks to forge new priorities to compete in the post-Brexit world. An answer can be teased out of the recent £8bn hostile takeover bid for GKN, UK’s third largest engineering conglomerate specialising in automotive and aerospace components, by Melrose, a UK-based private equity-like investment company.
It is an odd world. Outside of Germany there is a consensus that the Eurozone is dysfunctional. Now we are seeing highly respected academics citing far-right – branded in Germany as fascists – being seen […]
Having lost much business due to new banking rules with regard to illicit money, Switzerland is looking for ways to regain lost business by dreating new legal loopholes. Read here
Catalan Exile former Education Minister, Professor Clara Ponsati was due to hand herself into the Scottish authorities on Thursday 7th November, that has now been delayed. Read here