U.K. May Hold Off Naming Bank of England Head Until After Brexit

In this article The U.K. is considering delaying two key announcements in the latest sign that Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government is on an election footing. Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid may wait to name a successor to Bank of England Governor Mark Carney until after Britain’s planned Oct. 31 departure from the European Union, according to a person […]

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BLUEWATER BIO: Wastewater firm’s global clean sweep

The Tubli Bay scheme is one of the latest in a stream of international utility-scale commissions saving precious resources that the company has undertaken. It was helped by the government-backed credit agency UK Export Finance (UKEF) supporting the contract which has done several deals for British firms now in the Middle East. “We actively seek out territories where water treatment […]

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Trump jokes about 3 a.m. break-in at Cummings’ home

President Trump on Friday joked about a middle-of-the-night break-in at the Baltimore home of his nemesis Rep. Elijah Cummings over the weekend. Cummings was at home during the incident but was not harmed. “Really bad news! The Baltimore house of Elijah Cummings was robbed,” the president tweeted. “Too bad!” Police said the burglary at Cummings’ home in West Baltimore occurred at […]

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Venezuela’s president orders banks to open crypto desks

The South American leader issued a state order yesterday instructing the Banco de Venezuela to accommodate the Petro at all 790 of its branches. Bizarrely, the 56-year-old socialist chose to make the order on Twitter before communicating with the troubled bank. The former bus driver and trade unionist tweeted: “I am giving the explicit order to open Petro transaction desks […]

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Remainer MPs BLASTED over plans to stop No Deal

Former Tory minister Dominic Grieve and senior Labour MP Dame Margaret Beckett tabled a Commons amendment designed to prevent Treasury cash going to Government departments unless MPs specifically vote for it. Their cross-party proposal, which follows Tory leadership frontrunner Boris Johnson’s pledge to take Britain out of the EU by October 31 “do or die”, aims to make it harder […]

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