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Japanese companies made their concerns clear in a memo given to the London government immediately after the June 2016 Brexit referendum. Its logic was summed up by Ambassador Koji Tsuruoka after this month's meeting. "If there is no profitability of continuing operations in the U.K. -- not Japanese ...

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, said: "This is a fantastic example of devolution in action as it shows that when tax revenues are devolved to London government we are able to focus investment on the things that matter most to Londoners, including key infrastructure and support for businesses.
But the current London government has all but abdicated from its responsibility to bring them together. In fact it has made things worse. It is possible, as some unionist sources are saying, that the standoff might have been avoided if the prime ministers had stayed away and allowed the parties to strike a deal ...
Khan said: "This is a fantastic example of devolution in action as it shows that when tax revenues are devolved to London government we are able to focus investment on the things that matter most to Londoners, including key infrastructure and support for businesses. "It also shows that it is possible for ...
In London, government cuts over the last eight years have hit young people hard. As a result, councils have been left with no choice but to slash more than £22m from youth services since 2011, closing 30 youth centres, with at least 12,700 places for young people lost. Mr. Khan believes these services are ...

London - government delays, uncertainty and under-resourcing have left the British borders and immigration system unprepared for Brexit, according to a parliamentary report on Wednesday. Lack of clarity over immigration intentions is creating anxiety for EU citizens in the UK and putting already ...
To convince Whitehall, each deal needed support from all London's leaders: 32 boroughs, the London Mayor and the City of London. Achieving consensus and coherence on money and policy across 34 elected leaders has itself strengthened London government. When the logic of service geography ...
Unless the London government can engage properly in this crucial phase of Brexit talks, then the return of a "hard border" in Ireland appears ... He pointed to a study for the London government which indicated that the Northern Ireland GDP will fall by up to 12pc if a UK-EU post Brexit deal is not done.
He played a major part in the reorganisation that resulted from the London government Act 1963 and created the present pattern of 32 London boroughs. In 1977 Alan negotiated the purchase of a new computer for Westminster council from the US company Sperry Rand. His acumen so impressed the ...
But while progress is slow, London's government is not short of a few bold statements. Rodrigues told the ESCS conference that London should adopt a smart energy approach, enabling electricity consumers to respond and eventually reduce demand for power. To achieve this, Rodrigues added, the city ...
'It risks putting local authorities between a rock and hard place, with central and London government handing down housing delivery targets, while narrowing where homes can be built,' he warned. 'The mayor himself has already ruled out building on the green belt, and now has put a significant limit on ...
In 1985, an independent peer moved an amendment providing for a referendum on the London government bill, abolishing the Greater London council, while in 1993 Lord Blake - Robert Blake, the Oxford constitutional historian - moved an amendment, supported by Lady Thatcher, providing for a ...
The real story of the rise in crime over the past few years is the sustained cuts to our public services since 2010. These are services that not only help talented young people rise to fulfil their potential, but also steer many away from falling into a life of crime and gangs. In London, government cuts to council ...
London -- Government Communications Headquarters, the British government's listening agency, has broadcast a puzzle to encourage prospective spies, particularly young girls, to pursue a career in the highly classified organisation. The challenge was supplied to BBC Radio 4's "Today" programme, ...
FILE PHOTO: Michael Russell (MSP) Minister for UK Negotiations on Scotland's Place in Europe talks during an interview in the Scottish Parliament Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain October 3 2017. Reuters/Russell Cheyne Reuters. London (Reuters) - The Scottish government said on Wednesday it was ...
A marble idol of Brahma and his consort Brahmani from the twlefth century, stolen from Gujarat's Patan in 2001, was retrieved from London a period of over 16 years, said Indian officials. The Brahma-Brahmani, reached the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) in Delhi on 22 December and is currently being ...

Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who fled the country to avoid being jailed over a rice subsidy scheme that lost billions of dollars, is in Britain, Thailand's foreign minister said on Tuesday. PHOTO: Reuters. [Bangkok] Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who fled ...
Later this week, on Thursday, I will host a rather more serious gathering, the annual London government Dinner. I will be joined by the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, the chair of London Councils Claire Kober, and the leaders, chief executives, and mayors of all 32 London boroughs. The dinner will provide ...
"According to statistics from the London government itself, crime soared from 2016 to 2017, including in the categories of theft, robbery, burglary, knife crime and gun crime - Khan was elected mayor in May 2016," WND informed. "Knife crimes increased 30 percent and the city recorded a rise in hate crimes ...
As Blair said, the UK parliament would also face the decision of whether to approve an exit deal, if much still remains to be negotiated on the future relationship. Despite the agreement reached in December, there are few signs that the London government is coming to terms with the decisions it faces. UK trade minister Liam ...
Breguet--and Churchill for that matter--would go on to find further challenges and successes in the 20th century. Anyone wishing to view their intersection in history can see the original "Turnip" on display inside the Churchill war Rooms--maintained by the Imperial War Museum--in London's government ...
Using information from the leaked materials as well as his first-hand experience in being targeted by covert UK cyberintelligence agents, Bassam found out that London's Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) made use of a URL shortening service to unmask the identities of Anonymous ...
And in a clear ratcheting up of tensions, she said if no developments occur in the coming weeks she will formally ask the Conservatives -- whom the DUP is supporting and has the power to bring down the London government -- to appoint direct-rule ministers immediately. "The people of Northern Ireland ...
Eamonn MacGrianna (December 11) appears to be mired under several major misapprehensions regarding the Brexit process and the importance of the EU to Ireland. Without meaning to sound alarmist, he is verging on being a vessel of 'fake news'. His quite obviously nonsensical claim that maintaining ...
It estimates in paper and cards alone this Christmas, Londoners will use 38,000 tonnes, an amount the London government says could 'wrap Big Ben more than 34,000 times'. And the report wants stakeholders to pay particular attention to boosting recycling rates from flats. Half of London's 'housing stock ...
More was to come. The implementation of The London government Act on 1 April 1965, came as a cruel April Fool's to many of the Knockholt villagers. Now, this picturesque setting -- with its scattering of dairy farms and handful of village shops and pubs -- was a suburb of one of the world's largest cities.
... a part of Innovation RCA, a startup accelerating program run by the renowned Royal College of arts in London. Lee is the only female CEO and the first non-RCA graduate to join the program. After months of assessments and due diligence, Lee attained the tier-1 tech visa from the London government.
The authorities in London have decided to strip Uber of its licence to operate in the city. PHOTO: Reuters ...
He became chief executive of the Association of London government before winning election as the MP for Hayes and Harlington (the home of ...
Shamefully the London government is completely silent on this violation of human rights by another European country. Sometimes principles ...
The London government said Boeing's stance was unjustified and not the sort of position it would expect of a long-term partner. May had asked ...
The London government had to claim it was a regeneration project though, as they didn't have legal powers to acquire land under a ...
The London government body noted a "number of issues" over public safety in the decision, including Uber's approach to reporting serious ...
But it will be difficult for London government to make over-station development work without more local power over the tax revenues mentioned ...
"I am in close contact with the Metropolitan police, Transport for London, government and other emergency services who are responding at the ...
"Our success also demonstrates the impact London government can have working together with business to create new apprenticeship ...
John called for any unspent Apprenticeship Levy funds generated in the capital to be devolved to London government. London Councils said ...
Kirkland & Ellis has recruited a five-partner investigations and government enforcement team from Ropes & Gray, including lawyers from four of ...
Earlier this week, the London government issued a policy document outlining its plans for the Irish border after March 2019 when Brexit is due ...
According to another bizarre policy reversal, the London government is also proposing a transitional deal from in to out of three years, during ...
... union after Brexit and Simon Coveney, the foreign minister, has privately urged the London government to consider a new customs border in ...
Over the next few months, FutureGov, Stance and Arup will be talking to the boroughs, along with the London government, to build a picture of ...
In many boroughs there is effective competition between two or more parties, with the real chance of a change of control at forthcoming ...
... the case not only for transitional arrangements, but also for an agenda of devolving many responsibilities and powers to London government.
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The Department for Digital, culture, Media and sport (DCMS) has launched a competition to develop and design a new centre in London, ...
London (CNN) The British government is set to launch a review on tougher sentencing for perpetrators of acid attacks after Home Secretary ...
... met the EU's Brexit negotiator in Brussels on Thursday as the London government launched legislation to cut ties with the European Union.
London's transport regulator announced on Friday that it will not renew Uber's licence, saying the US-based cab aggregator is not 'fit and ...


 

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