November 19, 2019

Statement on Constitutional Reform Agreed by the UK

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By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA 13 November, 2019 Good morning. Mr. Speaker, before concluding my Budget Policy Statement last Wednesday I informed this Honourable House that I had been awaiting a letter from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, the Minister of State for the Overseas Territories on the final package of Constitutional modernisation […]

Advantage of online betting in UK to play

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Online betting in UK has been raised to a greater extent these days and all thanks to the reliability of the resources and ease of usage it offers to the users. It not only has offered users a wide range of platforms to get started with but also has helped a large number of people […]

Shrink the City. It’s the only way to stop the world’s criminals flourishing in the UK

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By Nicholas Shaxson From The Guardian UK Dodgy cash has spread across the country, boosted by Britain’s opaque and oversized financial sector The trouble with getting into a rat race, the American comedian Jackie Gleason once said, is that even if you win you’re still a rat. Influential people in the UK are cheerleading for […]

UK: Brexit bill ‘in limbo’ as MPs reject timetable

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From BBC Boris Johnson has hit the pause button on his Brexit legislation after MPs rejected his plan to get it through the Commons in three days. MPs backed his Withdrawal Agreement Bill – but minutes later voted against the timetable, leaving it “in limbo”. After the vote, EU Council President Donald Tusk said he […]

Brexit: MPs’ vote on deal ruled out by Speaker John Bercow

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From BBC The Commons Speaker has refused a government request to hold a “yes” or “no” vote on its Brexit deal. John Bercow said a motion on the deal had been brought before MPs on Saturday, and it would be “repetitive and disorderly” to debate it again. Saturday’s sitting saw MPs vote to withhold approval […]

CTO launches Caribbean calling campaign in the UK

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From South Florida Caribbean News he integrated consumer-focused campaign will run  throughout October and will highlight the diversity of the Caribbean LONDON, UK  –The Caribbean Tourism Organization UK Chapter in association with headline partner BA Holidays and destination partners Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Pure Grenada, Jamaica, St Kitts and Tobago launched the ‘Caribbean Calling’ integrated consumer-focused […]

Brexit: EU and UK reach deal but DUP refuses support

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From BBC Boris Johnson and EU leaders have hailed the deal they have struck to take the UK out of the bloc on 31 October in an “orderly” fashion. The prime minister now faces a battle to get the deal through Parliament on Saturday, with the DUP opposing it. DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds accused […]

Vistra strengthens executive leadership team with appointments of new Chief Commercial Officer and Regional Managing Director of UK, Ireland, Channel Islands, and Middle East

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Hong Kong, 16 October 2019 – Vistra, a leading global trust, corporate services and fund administration provider, today announced two executive leadership appointments – William Douglas as Chief Commercial Officer, and Derek Kemp as Regional Managing Director of the UK, Ireland, Channel Islands, and the Middle East, effectively immediately. William is responsible for the commercial management and development of Vistra’s business globally. […]

Brexit: ‘No deal tonight’, UK government source says

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From BBC A government source has told the BBC there will be “no deal tonight”, as officials continue to work on the technical details in Brussels. The UK and EU had been hoping to sign off a revised Brexit deal before Thursday’s crunch EU council meeting. The BBC’s Laura Kuenssberg said it was not now […]

Harry Dunn crash: Donald Trump notes say US suspect ‘will not return to UK’

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From BBC A woman at the centre of a row over diplomatic immunity will not return to the UK, according to briefing notes held by US President Donald Trump. Anne Sacoolas is suspected of being involved in a car crash that killed British motorcyclist Harry Dunn, who died in Northamptonshire on 27 August. Mrs Sacoolas […]