We must now change the status of these passports to allow Hong Kong BNOs a quicker path to full UK citizenship.
Various new measures are being created to cope with the threat of the virus, with huge ramifications for tourism.
Whereas other countries, such as Israel and Australia, implemented travel bans mid-March, the country is only following now.
Take it from me that the US would walk away from talks if we tried to make the adoption of UK rules a precondition of any FTA.
Technologically and culturally, the Asian country is a very different place – and it launched its programme before the virus could take root.
Those that prevent ordinary Syrians from accessing humanitarian aid and economic opportunities should be ended.
The Chinese Communist Party doesn’t really believe in free or fair markets and has a strategy based on domination, not fair competition.
The pandemic has huge geopolitical implications. Britain can better its aspirations by joining the CPTPP.
The idea that we should not seek the closest commercial relationship with the United States is unconscionable.
The Chinese Communist Party is threatening a boycott of imports of Australian wine and beef if the country pushes ahead with an inquiry into the origins of the coronavirus pandemic. Australia’s proposed inquiry was proposed by Scott Morrison’s Liberal Party Government and is supported by the Labor Party opposition. When interviewed in The Australian Financial […]
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Fortunately, a decentralised solution has come forward that will allows epidemiologists and Health Departments to access the data they need.
It’s time that we all stood shoulder to shoulder together, and kept ourselves safe from outside interference.
We should take inspiration from other countries which display best practice: Australia and New Zealand.
When the UK claims to be reducing its greenhouse gas emissions it is often simply offshoring them.
The EU’s General Affairs Council has agreed on the negotiating mandate for the next phase of Brexit. Although the key points were already well-known and have barely changed, British negotiators will now have to work out the most problematic sections of the mandate, writes Iain Begg (LSE). Some sectors are bound to lose out. For … Continued
We must now consider targeting particular carbon intensive goods and power supplies which are imported and carry a large transport and transmission footprint.
Despite being a passionate Leaver, I have a confession to make: for me, Brexit is not really about Britain. This assertion does not always make me very popular among Brexiteer circles, but it lies at the very heart of my belief that it is essential for Britain to leave the European Union. Naturally I do […]
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As Britain prepares to leave European Union, and to disengage with its administration and institutions, there will clearly need to be changes in the way the United Kingdom organises its own governmental structures. New roles and new responsibilities will require new ways of doing business. With a new government in place, with a strong mandate […]
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The blunt reality is that China is a cyber risk and will remain so for years. It has a dreadful reputation for cyber attacks and intellectual property theft.
The Australian bushfires tell us much about where we are in climate breakdown and responses to it in the developed world. In an article in The Atlantic, Bianca Nogrady, a writer based in the Blue Mountains asks: “How Long Will Australia Be Livable?” “A…
It would be irrational for any government that believes in the peaceful settlement of disputes, the rule of law and human rights to find any further excuses not to negotiate a settlement.
Everything that was already burning was burning even more, everywhere you looked was burning. This was how the local fire brigade captain from the NSW town of Balmoral told it on Boxing Day. Watching the news, listening to the radio, getting updates on…
Doing so would improve social integration, enhance the contribution that migrants make, and allay public discontent over immigration.
For the first time in decades the levers of British influence – defence, diplomacy, aid and trade – could sit alongside domestic efforts in education and infrastructure.
In his foreword to our new Policy Exchange paper, John Howard urges the Prime Minister to “seize the moment”.
Climate change is now. Climate breakdown is not a future event. Nature is breaking down in apocalyptic scenes. As Australia faces record-breaking heat, with temperatures hitting 49.5C north of Adelaide (breaking records set since 1939), Max Macleod rep…
The first piece of a series this week about what the Conservative Manifesto should look like.
At stake here is whether Britain ultimately repatriates meaningful economy policy, or remains only ever one small step away from EU re-entry.
The news concerning the negotiations is at present confusing. Different sides put out different leaks and we all remain none the wiser. However the EU is at least engaging seriously with the UK and for the present that has given a number of people hope that something can be agreed. How strange, then, that at […]
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