The tide seems to be turning concerning the Gig Economy in Britain. Workers, supported by the unions, are winning one court case after the other to be recgonised for what they are: employees. Wren-Lewis looks at the current conflict in London with Über. Are we seeing the beginning of the end to Silicon Valley Capitalism in the UK?
They have a long way to go, but this is truly good news. Read here
Reuters: Spain defies resolution of the UN Human Rights Committee again blocking Catalan election of government
As expected, Spain defied this resolution of the UN Human Rights Committee. The investigating judge at the Supreme Court on yesterday rejected the request of Jordi Sanchez to stand for election as president of the […]
The former chief executive officer of HSBC Holdings Plc’s Swiss private bank pleaded guilty to helping wealthy clients hide assets worth at least 1.6 billion euros ($1.8 billion) as French prosecutors flex their muscles to […]