Vulcan View – Monday 1st to Friday 5th of October

Vulcan View – Monday 1st to Friday 5th of October

Posted on 19 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

      KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: BREXIT Tory disunity increasingly evident at party conference  The growing divisions within Theresa May’s conservative party were acutely evident at this week’s Conservative Party Conference, which saw activists queueing around the block for fringe events while the main hall went unfilled for cabinet speakers. At one such fringe […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 24th to Friday 28th of September

Vulcan View – Monday 24th to Friday 28th of September

Posted on 19 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

      KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: BREXIT  Labour party delivers strong opposition to Theresa May’s Brexit at party conference In his leader’s speech at this week’s Labour party conference, Jeremy Corbyn reiterated that Labour MPs will be voting against Theresa May’s Chequers plan. He announced that they will equally oppose a no-deal exit in […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 17th to Friday 21st of September

Vulcan View – Monday 17th to Friday 21st of September

Posted on 19 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

      KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: EU COUNCIL SUMMIT Austrian Presidency of the European Council hosts Salzburg summit This week the 28 EU leaders met for an informal summit in Salzburg Austria, the birthplace of Mozart, and the first major gathering to take place under the Austrian Presidency of the European Council. The summit […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 10th to Friday 14th of September

Vulcan View – Monday 10th to Friday 14th of September

Posted on 19 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

      KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: BREXIT Glimmer of hope for possible Brexit solution The embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May was thrown a possible lifeline on Wednesday when the President of the European Commission Jean Claude Juncker broadly welcomed her Chequers’ proposals as a ‘starting point’ to establish a UK-EU ‘free trade area. […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 3rd to Friday 7th of September

Vulcan View – Monday 3rd to Friday 7th of September

Posted on 19 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

        KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: EU COMMISSION Race for top job kicks off as frontrunners announce their candidacy  The end of summer and arrival of September has marked the unofficial start of the race to take over from Jean-Claude Juncker and become the next President of the European Commission. The beginning of the […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 30th of July to Friday 3rd of August

Vulcan View – Monday 30th of July to Friday 3rd of August

Posted on 19 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

        KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: BREXIT EU appears to soften stance as London calls upon fellow European capitals to intervene Fears that a no-deal Brexit will materialise has led to Brussels signalling some willingness to be more flexible about certain elements on the Brexit negotiations, in particular the tricky issue of the […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 23rd to Friday 27th of July

Vulcan View – Monday 23rd to Friday 27th of July

Posted on 19 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

      KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: BREXIT May to seize control of Brexit negotiations as clock ticks down British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that she will personally take charge of the UK’s Brexit negotiations, in a move that has been described as a “sidelining” of the new Brexit secretary Dominic Raab. The […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 16th to Friday 20th of July

Vulcan View – Monday 16th to Friday 20th of July

Posted on 19 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

        KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: BREXIT European Commission issues “no deal” Brexit contingency plan After a fortnight of political turmoil in UK, the European Commission has called on member countries to step up preparations for a “no deal” Brexit. In a published 15-page document, Brussels warned that a “no deal” scenario seemed […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 9th to Friday 13th of July

Vulcan View – Monday 9th to Friday 13th of July

Posted on 19 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

      KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: BREXIT Theresa May’s softer Brexit plans thrown into disarray by prominent resignations. Theresa May’s conservative government encountered a wave of resignations this week in the aftermath of her cabinet showdown at Chequers last Friday. Brexit secretary David Davis was the first to resign.  He announced his resignation, accompanied […] Read more...

Vulcan View – Monday 2nd to Friday 6th of July

Vulcan View – Monday 2nd to Friday 6th of July

Posted on 11 Oct 2018 in Vulcan Insight

      KEY EVENTS THIS WEEK: MIGRATION Merkel seeks to reassure coalition partners over proposed migrant deal Fresh doubts have been raised over the viability of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s migrant plan after her coalition partners the Social Democratic Party (SPD) claimed that they would not support a deal that would lead to closed […] Read more...

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