Vulcan View – Monday April 23rd to Friday April 27th

Vulcan View – Monday April 23rd to Friday April 27th

Posted on 04 May 2018 in Vulcan Insight

        KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: EUROPEAN UNION BREXIT Downing street comes under renewed pressure over customs union British MPs yesterday approved a non-binding motion recommending that theUK should remain in the customs union after Brexit, a move that heaps further pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May and her cabinet ahead of a crucial binding vote that […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday April 16th to Friday April 20th

Vulcan View – Monday April 16th to Friday April 20th

Posted on 27 Apr 2018 in Vulcan Insight

        KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: EUROPEAN UNION Commission hands judges extra powers to seize e-evidence from other countries  Judges and prosecutors across the EU are expected to be granted new powers that would it make it easier for them to obtain emails, text messages and other electronic evidence from other jurisdictions within the bloc. The plan would see the creation of […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday April 9th to Friday April 13th

Vulcan View – Monday April 9th to Friday April 13th

Posted on 27 Apr 2018 in Vulcan Insight

        KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: EAST-WEST RELATIONS Tensions rise as West contemplates Syria military intervention after suspected chemical weapon attacks With the relationship between the West and Russia having already plummeted to its lowest point in decades following allegations of poisoning, diplomatic expulsions and election interference, it reached crisis point over the last few days when a suspected […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday April 2nd to Friday April 6th

Vulcan View – Monday April 2nd to Friday April 6th

Posted on 27 Apr 2018 in Vulcan Insight

        KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: FACEBOOK DATA BREACH Further revelations show up to 87m Facebook users data hit Facebook’s data breach continues to escalate as the company this week admitted that it believes up to 87 millions of its users  may have been affected by the Cambridge Analytica scandal. These latest figures […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday March 26th to Friday March 30th

Vulcan View – Monday March 26th to Friday March 30th

by Vulcan View - Monday March 26th to Friday March 30th | Posted on 03 Apr 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       BREXIT UK eyes alignment with subset of EU single market in effort to solve Irish border question As Brexit negotiations set to resume next week in Brussels, British officials are planning to present a plan to their EU counterparts that would propose an entirely new EU-UK customs agreement […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday March 19th to Friday March 23rd

Vulcan View – Monday March 19th to Friday March 23rd

by Vulcan View - Monday March 19th to Friday March 23rd | Posted on 03 Apr 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       GLOBAL TECH REGULATION Regulators pile pressure on Facebook after Cambridge Analytica data leak The popular social media tech company Facebook is facing increased scrutiny from regulators across the world after it emerged that the data of 50 million users had been leaked to the UK data analytics firm […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday March 12th to Friday March 16th

Vulcan View – Monday March 12th to Friday March 16th

by Vulcan View - Monday March 12th to Friday March 16th | Posted on 03 Apr 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       UNITED KINGDOM British – Russian diplomatic feud descends over accusations of spy poisoning The British government has formally accused the Kremlin of poisoning a former Russia spy and his daughter in Salisbury, England last week. The target, Sergei Skripal, was part of an exchange of a spies between […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday March 5th to Friday March 9th

Vulcan View – Monday March 5th to Friday March 9th

by Vulcan View - Monday March 5th to Friday March 9th | Posted on 03 Apr 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       BREXIT Brussels deals blow to UK’s post-Brexit trade vision  The European Commission has delivered a firm rebuff to London’s expectations for its future trade relationship with the EU, indicating that a Canada-style trade agreement is the only option available. The British Prime Minister had outlined her vision of […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday February 26th to Friday March 2nd

Vulcan View – Monday February 26th to Friday March 2nd

by Vulcan View - Monday February 26th to Friday March 2nd | Posted on 09 Mar 2018 in Vulcan Insight

KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK:       BREXIT London reject EU draft Brexit withdrawal agreement The British government has strongly rebuffed the first draft of Brussels’ Brexit withdrawal agreement, stating firmly that it could never sign up to a text that would threaten the constitutional integrity of the UK. The 120-page document produced by Brussels […] Read more...

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