A court in London has rejected an objection from businesswoman and philanthropist Gina Miller against the suspension of the lower house by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The court announced today that Miller can still take the case to the Supreme Court.
The package of measures to better coordinate social security systems in the EU will be discussed by the European Parliament this week. The file, of which the expansion of unemployment benefits in the Netherlands is controversial, is being debated on Wednesday morning. The parliament will vote on it on Thursday.
A group of British parliamentarians want to force the government to request a postponement of the Brexit. This should prevent the United Kingdom from leaving the European Union without a deal on 12 April.
Germany wants to set up a state fund to prevent important companies from falling into foreign hands. Government sources have told Reuters news agency that. In the event of unwelcome acquisitions, the fund should purchase shares together with companies.
A group of Conservatives in the British Parliament who want a break with the EU are not going to vote for Prime Minister May’s Brexit deal. One of the leaders of the fierce ‘brexiteers’, Jacob Rees-Mogg, complained that nothing has changed and that the British still cannot get out of the ‘backstop’ without the consent of Brussels.
The proposal to give Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary a bonus of potentially 99 million euros has been wronged by trade unions. Among other things, the pilots union VNV speaks of a wrong signal at the Irish low coster, writes the British business newspaper Financial Times.
Israel warns Ireland that it would be “hypocritical and anti-Semitic” before passing a bill that would ban imports of goods from West Bank settlements. The House of Commons of the Dublin Parliament passed the bill last Thursday in second reading.
The return of the rejected asylum seeker Alassa M. to Germany has reignited the political debate on a reform of the Dublin Regulation and the National Police Laws. The Baden-Württemberg Minister of the Interior Thomas Strobl (CDU) spoke in favor of making it more difficult for refugees who come back to Germany despite a re-entry ban to apply for a new asylum procedure in the future.
The Irish government has warned after the rejection of the Brexit deal in Parliament in London from a chaotic EU exit from Britain.
In an incident at the border with Mexico, the American border guard (CBP) deployed tear gas Monday night. That messages different media today.