Leader of the EU 5th Column
Are we ever going to leave the European Union? The question on many a lip if the Leave.EU email inbox is anything to go by.
On Wednesday, our new Chancellor, Philip Hammond, unveiled his first (and last) Autumn Statement. For a moment, I thought he had resigned – no such luck! His announcements of doom were predicated on forecasts from so-called ‘experts’. Experts who have been proved wrong, time and time again. They were wrong about the Exchange Rate Mechanism, the Euro, the financial crisis and the immediate impact of Brexit. They have been wrong so many times throughout history – and they are wrong now.
COMPANIES TRAVEL TO LONDON FOR SERIES OF MEETINGS WITH HIGH PROFILE TECH INVESTORS
London, England: Seven young technology companies from the GCC region travelled to London, UK, last week to pitch for US$10m in front of a panel of investors as part of the Cloud 10 technology accelerator programme or Scalerator in partnership Tamkeen, the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) and powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS). Tamkeen is tasked with developing Bahrain’s private sector and positioning it as the key driver of economic development. Established in August 2006, Tamkeen is one of the cornerstones of Bahrain’s national reform initiatives and Bahrain’s Economic Vision.
18 November 2016, London: Members of the Bahraini Jewish community in the United Kingdom celebrated 200 years of friendship between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the United Kingdom in an event held at the House of Commons sponsored by Conor Burns MP, Chairman of the Bahrain All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG).
It is with deep regret that we hear of the plight of master story teller Douglas Reeman (also writing as Alexander Kent) who has given so much pleasure to so man readers down the years. It is a reminder that even best selling authors can need help. Please go to https://www.gofundme.com/www-douglasreeman-com and those with facebook accounts can help without even donating money. Please read the continuation.
16 November 2016, London: His Excellency Shaikh Fawaz bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, Bahrain’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom addressed members of parliament Tuesday evening about developments in the Gulf region and defense relationships between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the United Kingdom.
Alain St.Ange, Seychelles Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports & Marine, signs the agreement.
Marrakech, Morocco – November 15, 2016 – The Seychelles minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Alain St.Ange, has signed the African Charter on Sustainable and Responsible Tourism during the UN climate change talks, COP22, in Morocco. The document aims to provide the African continent with a common framework to promote best practices in sustainable tourism.
November 15, 2016 – HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Ucore Rare Metals, Inc. (TSXV:UCU) (OTCQX:UURAF) (“Ucore” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the initiation of development of a US-based Strategic Metals Complex (the “SMC” or the “Production Plant”) designed to capitalize on the technology platform advanced via the Company’s recently completed SuperLig®-One pilot facility near Salt Lake City, Utah (“SuperLig®-One” or the “Pilot Plant”).