“There are two kinds of European nations. There are small nations and there are countries that have not yet realised they are small nations.” Thus, brilliantly, the Danish Finance Minister Kristian Jensen summarised his own country’s position, the Europe we live in and specifically the position of Britain in its Brexit negotiations. A warning to those […]
It is time to tackle the question of how to deal with care with Chinese investment in Europe to maintain cooperation while prevent it becoming the world’s biggest Trojan horse that will eventually undermine Europe from within.
Monday 17th September 2018, 12:30 - 14:30
The post-war world was blessed with a period of peace and prosperity that is clearly coming to an end. The strikes against Syrian chemical weapons facilities tells us many things – none of them encouraging. The first is the growing impotence of Western powers. Yes, the US, France and the UK this time stuck to […]
On March 21, 71 to 20 majority of the elected members in the 135-seat Catalan parliament voted for the immediate freeing of the political prisoners detained by Spanish police. Representatives who dissented with the declaration of independence, and criticised the former president Puigdemont’s decision, also voted for the release. The news of the former president’s […]