EU sets out Northern Ireland trading requirements in law

2 December 2020

With the talks between the EU and UK continuing into the final month of the transition period, the European Commission has made it clear what the Union expects with regard to trade between Northern Ireland and the Republic.

Truckers get more help with safe parking

2 December 2020

In September, we reported on a smartphone app that the Government and various trade organisations recognise as the preferred truck stop locator for UK and European drivers (see “Freight insurer backs Motorway Buddy App”).

Government restarts efforts to reduce environmental and human health risk from e-waste

2 December 2020

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) has published its report on electronic waste and the circular economy and has re-launched its inquiry into the same to explore how the UK could reduce its environmental impact, create economic opportunities and maintain access to critical materials by better managing and minimising its e-waste.