Archives: July 2017

MEP warns of ‘meltdown’ in region’s finance sector jobs post Brexit

Jobs in the finance sector are at risk of moving abroad, warns Molly, as JP Morgan announces 16,000 jobs – including 4,000 in Bournemouth – are at risk.

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Revealed: The trade deal you’ve never heard of

Molly exposes a secretive new trade deal between the EU and Japan which would be the biggest ever free trade agreement signed by the EU.

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Green win in European Parliament on tackling ‘planned obsolescence’

The European Parliament has this week backed a Green initiative which aims to extend the life of consumer products.

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Brexit is not a good time to be a British bee

The EU is set to extend a ban on bee harming neonicotinoid pesticides – but agri-chemical lobbyists who oppose the ban have the ear of pro-Brexit Tories, writes Molly in the Ecologist.

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EDF could ‘arm-twist’ higher electricity prices, warns MEP

Soaring costs and further delays to Hinkley could lower financial returns for EDF and result in consumers being ‘arm-twisted’ into paying even higher prices, Molly has warned.

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